2019 Gander RV 400 Vegas picks and NASCAR predictions: Fade Kevin Harvick, back Ryan Blaney at Dover

The past six races at Dover International Speedway have made six different winners. Thus, there should be plenty of excitement on Sunday when the NASCAR Cup Series returns to Dover for the 2019 Gander RV 400. This is actually the first year with brand new car packages that feature 750 horsepower and no aero ducts. They’ve been used four other situations this season, but this is going to be the first for NASCAR in Dover. Kyle Busch, who leads the NASCAR standings and has won three of the 10 season races up to now, is the 3-1 favorite in the latest 2019 Gander RV 400 chances. He is followed closely with Kevin Harvick (4-1), who won here in 2018 and 2015, while pole-sitter Chase Elliott is 6-1. Then there are a trio of contenders sitting in 8-1 NASCAR at Dover odds in Brad Keselowski, Joey Logano and Martin Truex Jr.. Anything can happen in the high-banked, one-mile oval at Dover, so before making your 2019 Gander RV 400 selections, you’ll want to see the newest NASCAR predictions from handicapper Micah Roberts, the mythical Vegas bookmaker who pioneered wagering on racing.
Roberts went with Jimmie Johnson as a hefty 25-1 long shot at the season-opening Advance Auto Parts Clash. The end result: Johnson survived a huge crash and went on to acquire the rain-shortened race as Roberts’ followers raked it in. At the TicketGuardian 500 in Phoenix last month, Roberts nailed Busch in 4-1 odds over the heavily favored Harvick, and had an eye catching eight of the top 10 right. At the Auto Club 400, he had nine of the top 10 right.
Roberts entered the 2019 NASCAR season after finishing big-time in the black in 2018. Those who wagered $100 on every one of his picks annually have $1,750 in profit to show for this. His biggest wins came after he went against the grain, taking Keselowski in 12-1 to win the South Point 400 in Las Vegas at the opening race of the NASCAR playoffs and going with Logano, additionally 12-1, to take the First Data 500 at Martinsville. He also nailed four of Harvick’s nine series successes and three of Busch’s nine wins. Anyone who is after his selections is up huge year in, year out.
Now, he’s analyzed Sunday’s Gander RV 400 lineup from every possible angle and secured in his high 2019 NASCAR in Dover picks. You may see them in SportsLine.
We can tell you that Roberts is high on Ryan Blaney, a dark horse at 20-1 NASCAR chances to win at Dover. Blaney hasn’t had much success in Dover, but the car package that is in play here is exactly the same one at other tracks he’s excelled at.
“This race is about the car, along with his 750 HP package has been dominant at times in 2019 like top 94 laps in Phoenix and finishing third, finishing fourth in Martinsville, and leading a race-high 158 laps at Bristol before finishing fourth,” Roberts told SportsLine.