Here is the typical timeline for deadlines and scoring of your team entry each week in the Driver Group Game.
2:59 AM EST
Morning of Qualifying: Drivers locked. Cannot add or remove from team.
Team Carryover: Empty team have previous week team moved forward.
View Others Picks: Viewing other players picks on the league page or clicking their profile link is active.
...within minutes of posting qualifying results
Update Qualifying Positions: Update qualifying positions displayed on your team entry.
Calculate Qualifying Bonus Points: Update qualifying bonus points and total points for your team entry.
...designated race start time.
Driver Positions are Set: You can no longer move a driver between 'Starter' and 'Bench' on your team entry.
...within a few hours after race.
Race & Bonus Points: Update race points, laps led data on your team entry.
Team Entry Rankings: Calculate rankings.
...usually mid-morning the day after the race.
Verify Calculated Results: Verify that Unofficial and Official race results released by NASCAR are the same. Make updates as needed. Scores set as Official.