Instead of pushing the pedal to the floor, he eased it as far as it needed to go. He won by conserving fuel, and when his competitors drove into the pits for gas, Edwards continued to cruise around down the straightaways and around the turns.
NASCAR driver Kyle Busch returns to the track for Saturday’s Sprint All-Star Race at Charlotte Motor Speedway, the first time he has raced since a violent accident at Daytona. The fact that he could still make the championship Chase is good for Busch, fans and the sport.
Sorensen: “There’s a Kia in the concourse outside the South Club Lounge at Time Warner Cable Arena. It’s a good-looking car, new and shiny. But when the Charlotte Hornets began the season 5½ months ago, I swear I saw a Lamborghini there.”
Carolina’s Dave Gettleman’s philosophy is obvious. He wants to sign free agents to fill obvious gaps on the roster. Once the gaps are filled, he is free to draft the Best Available Player regardless of position.