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J.J. not planning to wear finger brace

Updated: February 11, 2009, 5:12 PM ET
By David Newton | ESPN.com

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Three-time defending Sprint Cup champion Jimmie Johnson didn't wear a brace in Saturday night's Budweiser Shootout and doesn't plan to wear one in Thursday's 150-mile qualifying races, Sunday's Daytona 500 or any practice sessions.

Johnson cut tendons in the middle finger on his left hand last month at the Rolex 24 trying to cut a hole in his fire suit. He has gradually worked down the size of the plastic brace for off-track activities, but none is small ...

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