William Byron Wins Daytona 500 on Landmark Day for Hendrick Motorsports

NASCAR began its 76th season on Monday, and Hendrick Motorsports began its 40th. Both had reason to party. The stock car racing organization celebrated another running of the Daytona 500 after rain pushed it back a day, and HMS driver William Byron captured the checkered flag on the four-decade anniversary of his company's first race (Feb. 19, 1984). "Thankful for…