‘I don’t want to mess that up’ – Verstappen’s unusual Norris stance

Max Verstappen has repeatedly stressed that his only priority after the controversial Austrian Grand Prix is ​​maintaining his friendship with Lando Norris. Seven times in 10 minutes, Verstappen stressed in a session with the print media on Thursday at Silverstone that the only thing he cared about after Austria was “maintaining my relationship with Lando” … Read more

Elon Musk is the biggest billionaire loser so far in 2024, as he awaits his big bonus

Topline Tesla’s much-ballyhooed CEO Elon Musk’s net worth fell faster than any other billionaire in the world in the first six months of the year, according to Forbes estimates. It’s a rare loss in what has otherwise been a bumper period for the mega-rich as the stock market has boomed. But a massive bonus from … Read more

Knicks, Nets adapt blockbuster Mikal Bridges trade with new players

The Knicks have found a way to even the playing field so they can complete the trade of Mikal Bridges. They will include guard Shake Milton in a sign-and-trade and roster-filler Mamadi Diakite, along with Bojan Bogdanovic — in addition to five future first-round picks and one pick swap — in the deal with the … Read more

Agent Rich Paul pushes back against Bulls smear campaign against Zach LaVine – NBC Sports Chicago

Presented by Nationwide Insurance Agent Jeff Vukovich The entire NBA knows that the Chicago Bulls are shopping two-time All-Star guard Zach LaVine. It’s been a storyline for months, if not years. And the longer it goes on, the more likely it is to get messed up. There can be finger pointing. There can be accusations. … Read more

Erik ten Hag’s contract with Manchester United extended until 2026

Manchester United have extended Erik ten Hag’s contract until June 2026. Ten Hag was already under contract at Old Trafford until mid-2025, but the club has now activated the existing option for a further twelve months. The 54-year-old was retained as United manager following the club’s end-of-season review and has now extended his previous deal … Read more

World Swimming Federation confirms US government investigation into doping tests of Chinese swimmers

GENEVA (AP) — The International Swimming Federation says its top executive has been ordered to testify in a U.S. criminal investigation into the case of 23 Chinese swimmers who failed doping tests in 2021, but were still allowed to participate. The news comes just three weeks before the Paris Olympics, where 11 Chinese swimmers who … Read more

Patrick Bertoletti wins Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest with 58 while Miki Sudo sets new women’s record with 51

NEW YORK – It’s the beginning of a new era at the Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest. Chicago’s Patrick Bertoletti won the men’s division with 58 hot dogs and buns. For the first time in years, the men’s competition stood wide openof Joey Chestnut is not participating. The competition was fierce from the start, … Read more