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William Byron: Addition of Chad Knaus is “a huge honor and blessing”

Byron, however, believes Chad Knaus’ style and work ethic will be good matches and provide him the guidance he needs to succeed on the Cup series level. Hendrick Motorsports announced Thursday that Knaus and driver Jimmie Johnson would end their 17-year relationship working together at the end of this season. As part of the changes, Knaus will take over the ...

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Canadiens sign Paul Byron to 4-year contract extension

The Montreal Canadiens have agreed to terms on a four-year contract extension with forward Paul Byron. The deal, which has an average annual value of $ 3.4 million US, was announced Sunday.  Byron, 29, had 20 goals and 15 assists in 82 games with the Canadiens last season and ranked second on the team in goals. “We are very happy ...

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Hendrick Motorsports adds new sponsor for Cup rookie William Byron

Hendrick Motorsports has added a new sponsor for Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series rookie William Byron. The team announced Wednesday it has signed a two-year agreement with vehicle rental company Hertz to serve as primary sponsor of Byron’s No. 24 Chevrolet in four points-paying races this season and next. Hertz will also serve as an associate sponsor the remainder of ...

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Johnson and teammate Byron collide, igniting 14-car wreck – video

It took 165 laps, but the ‘Big One’ finally struck at Talladega Superspeedway with just over 20 laps to go. As the field raced through Turns 3 and 4, Jimmie Johnson got loose as so many cars have during this race, but he was unlucky enough to connect with the right front of teammate William Byron. What followed was a ...

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Byron starts to find comfort zone

William Byron repeatedly used the word “fun” to describe his Saturday night at Richmond Raceway en route to a 12th-place finish. The Hendrick Motorsports rookie ran well inside the top 10 for much of the evening with a car he said was good enough to be top five. But a speeding penalty on Lap 204 made the … NASCAR

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