John Wall scored 37 points, Bradley Beal added 27 and the Washington Wizards began a challenging road trip by beating LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers 127-115 on Saturday night. Wall scored 18 in the first quarter when the Wizards shot 82 percent, and Washington held on down the stretch to avenge an overtime loss to the NBA champions last month. Kyrie Irving added 23 points and Kevin Love 17 for Cleveland, playing at home for the only time in a seven-game stretch.
The future of the Chicago White Sox will be built around Cuban sensation Yoan Moncada, which could technically mean the White Sox future will be fueled by Twinkies. According to ESPN’s Eli Saslow, who recently wrote about Moncada’s adjustment to life after coming to the United States and signing a record-breaking deal with the Boston Red Sox, the then 19-year-old had never had a Twinkie in his life before leaving Cuba. Last summer, Yahoo Sports’ Jeff Passan wrote that Moncada once consumed 225 Twinkies in a single week.
Kyle Larson had a fast car through long green flag runs during Sunday’s race at Auto Club Speedway. Larson survived a flurry of late-race restarts and pulled away from Brad Keselowski and Clint Bowyer over the race’s final two laps to get his first win of 2017 and the second win of his career. The