Denny Hamlin does not need surgery, but may miss 5 races

Denny Hamlin was diagnosed with a compression fracture in his back after a hard hit into an inner wall at Fontana on Sunday. He remains hospitalized.

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Hamlin not medically cleared, out for Richmond

His back still not healed, Hamlin will miss Saturday’s NASCAR race at Richmond.

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Hamlin candidly addresses Logano, back injury

In an interview on "The Dan Patrick Show" Denny Hamlin shared his feeling about Joey Logano and the accident that will keep him sidelined for six weeks.

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Logano speaks publically about Hamlin, Stewart

In an interview with ESPN, Joey Logano spoke publicly for the first time about Denny Hamlin and Tony Stewart.

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Mark Martin, Brian Vickers to now share No. 11 car

Mark Martin will now only drive the No. 11 car at Martinsville, with Brian Vickers filling out the rest of the schedule in Denny Hamlin's absence.

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Back injury will keep Denny Hamlin out of Chase

Despite sitting out five races, can Denny Hamlin make the Chase? The numbers don’t add up.

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Mark Martin to fill in for Denny Hamlin

Mark Martin will drive the Joe Gibbs Racing No. 11 car in place of the injured Denny Hamlin.

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JGR considering Martin as Hamlin's fill-in

As Denny Hamlin recovers from a back injury, Mark Martin is one option Joe Gibbs Racing is considering to replace Hamlin in the No. 11 car.

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Hamlin out at least 5 races with back injury

A compression fracture in his lower back will force Denny Hamlin to miss a minimum of five NASCAR races.

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NASCAR: No penalties for Stewart or Logano

NASCAR will not penalize Tony Stewart or Joey Logano for their actions this past weekend at Fontana, the sanctioning body announced Tuesday.

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Report: Denny Hamlin released from hospital

Denny Hamlin left the hospital Monday night, according to a USA Today Sports report.

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Denny Hamlin diagnosed with broken back

Denny Hamlin broke his back following a last lap crash in Sunday's NASCAR race at Fontana.

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Hamlin kept overnight in hospital

Denny Hamlin was kept overnight in a local California hospital following a last-lap crash at NASCAR's Auto Club 400 on Sunday.

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