Autoracing

Alpine confident ahead of Oscar Piastri contract case

Renault-owned Alpine expressed confidence in their case ahead of a meeting on Monday of Formula One's Contract Recognition Board to decide which team Australian Oscar Piastri should race for next season.Team boss Otmar Szafnauer told reporters at the Belgian Grand Prix on Saturday that Alpine's contract with their 21-year-old reserve was solid.The youngster has ruled out racing for Alpine, however, and is believed to have signed a deal to race
Autoracing

Minneapolis teacher contract race language ignites firestorm – Winnipeg Free Press

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — When Minneapolis teachers settled a 14-day strike in March, they celebrated a groundbreaking provision in their new contract that was meant to shield teachers of color from seniority-based layoffs and help ensure that students from racial minorities have teachers who look like them. Months later, conservative media outlets have erupted with denunciations of the policy as racist and unconstitutional discrimination against white educators. One legal group is
Horse Racing

Braves sign rookie OF Harris to $72 million, 8-year contract – Winnipeg Free Press

[ad_1] ATLANTA (AP) — Rookie outfielder Michael Harris II, whose early-season promotion has bolstered the Atlanta Braves’ hopes for another championship run, has signed a $72 million, eight-year contract to remain with his hometown team. The Braves announced the deal on Tuesday night. The deal runs through the 2030 season and includes a $15 million team option for 2031 and a $20 million team option for 2032. Each option year
Basketball

Tyler Hall Signs Exhibit 10 Contract With Mavs

[ad_1] Tyler Hall has signed a contract with the Mavericks, Spotrac contributor Keith Smith tweets. It’s an Exhibit 10 deal, JD Shaw of Hoops Rumors tweets. The 6’5” Hall had a cameo appearance with the Knicks last season on a 10-day hardship exception contract. He started 25 games last season for the G League Westchester Knicks, averaging 15.5 PPG, 4.1 RPG and 4.2 APG while draining 41.5% of his 3-point
Basketball

Bulls Sign Carlik Jones To Exhibit 10 Contract

[ad_1] The Bulls have signed guard Carlik Jones to a training camp contract, as tweeted by Keith Smith of Spotrac and confirmed by Jones himself. The deal is a one-year, non-guaranteed contract that includes Exhibit 10 language, Hoops Rumors has learned. That means it could be converted into a two-way contract before the regular season begins or it could put Jones in line for a bonus worth up to $50K
Basketball

Alex Morales Agrees To Contract With Magic

[ad_1] Undrafted rookie guard Alex Morales has agreed to Exhibit 10 contract with the Magic, Adam Zagoria tweets. He averaged 5.0 PPG in 13.5 MPG while appearing in five Summer League games with the Warriors. Morales was the Northeast Conference Player of the Year. He averaged 16.8 PPG , 7.2 RPG and 4.3 APG in his second season with Wagner and had a year of eligibility left when he entered
Autoracing

Barça extends Nico’s contract, loans midfielder to Valencia – Winnipeg Free Press

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Barcelona said Saturday that Nico González has agreed to a contract extension, but that the promising midfielder will play this season on loan at Valencia as he seeks ensured playing time. The 20-year-old Nico agreed to add two years to his contract and is now linked to Barcelona through 2026 with a new buyout clause of 1 billion euros ($1 billion). Nico enjoyed a breakout at
Autoracing

Bubba Wallace signs multiyear contract extension with 23XI Racing

Bubba Wallace locked down his future with 23XI Racing on Friday and now is eyeing a spot in NASCAR's playoffs for the first time in his career.Wallace and 23XI announced a multiyear contract extension that keeps Wallace in the No. 23 Toyota that was the foundation of Denny Hamlin and Michael Jordan's race team. The organization was launched around the only Black driver competing at NASCAR's top level and the
Basketball

Jordan Hall Signs Two-Way Contract With Spurs

[ad_1] AUGUST 11: The Spurs have officially signed Hall to his two-way deal, the team announced today in a press release. JULY 23: Free agent swingman Jordan Hall has agreed to a two-way contract with the Spurs, according to Shams Charania of The Athletic (Twitter link). Hall went undrafted last month and played with San Antonio in the Las Vegas Summer League. A previous report stated that he was expected
Basketball

Wizards Sign Makur Maker To Exhibit 10 Contract

[ad_1] The Wizards have signed center Makur Maker to an Exhibit 10 deal, according to Josh Robbins and Shams Charania of The Athletic (Twitter link). The Athletic’s report followed up on a tweet from Edward Smith that showed Maker putting pen to paper. Maker, the cousin of former NBA lottery pick Thon Maker, attended Howard University during the 2020/21 season, then played for the Sydney Kings in ’21/22, winning an