DOVER, Del. — So eager to change his karma, reclaim his Zen and thrive in the NASCAR championship cosmos, driver Denny Hamlin recently spoke with a sports psychologist to — among other things — help him achieve an attitude adjustment when it comes to race tracks where he traditionally has struggled.
And judging by his pole-winning performance Saturday for the AAA 400 at Dover International Speedway, there may be something to this power of positive thinking.
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Instead of doing damage control, I’m going to try to treat this weekend as being on offense, not defense.