Articles Written by Dan Farkas

Articles Written by Dan Farkas

Dan Farkas is a freelance writer and former sports anchor who spends his time working on various projects in the print, digital, audio and visual space. He also tries to corral two kids under the age of four and really wants to run a marathon someday. Follow him on Google+.


So… Was Bobby Bonilla's Contract Financially Brilliant Or Horrendously Stupid?

So… Was Bobby Bonilla's Contract Financially Brilliant Or Horrendously Stupid?

01 Jul 2016 @ 7PM PST

As you probably know, today is international Bobby Bonilla day. So, was Bobby's decision to take an annuity instead of lump sum actually that brilliant?

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American Pharoah's Owners Are Making A Very Risky Multi-Million Dollar Gamble With Their Golden Goose

American Pharoah's Owners Are Making A Very Risky Multi-Million Dollar Gamble With Their Golden Goose

05 Sep 2015 @ 10AM PST

Triple Crown winning horse, American Pharoah, will race one final time at the Breeders' Cup Classic. Here's why it's a million dollar gamble for the sport of kings.

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PGA Tour Players Are Light Years Ahead Of Other Sports When It Comes To Playoff Pay

PGA Tour Players Are Light Years Ahead Of Other Sports When It Comes To Playoff Pay

03 Sep 2015 @ 4AM PST

The PGA Tour playoffs are underway. Regardless of where players finish, FedEx Cup competitors are light years ahead in terms of playoff pay.

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Is Jordan Spieth The Next Michael Jordan Or Lionel Messi? Here's Why Some Say Yes.

Is Jordan Spieth The Next Michael Jordan Or Lionel Messi? Here's Why Some Say Yes.

25 Aug 2015 @ 6AM PST

Jordan Spieth did more in four weeks than many golfers have in an entire PGA Tour career. Let's break down Speith's year and the years ahead.

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Even Nike Can Have A Bad Week

Even Nike Can Have A Bad Week

18 Aug 2015 @ 4AM PST

Nike is a billion dollar brand, probably one of the most iconic names on the planet. And while it's hard to feel for any company with tens of billion in stock value, even an icon like Nike has to get weary of the competition nipping at their feet. Four new developments might make it harder for Nike to just keep doing it in the future.

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Disney's Stock Just Plummeted By More Than $18 Billion. What Happened???

Disney's Stock Just Plummeted By More Than $18 Billion. What Happened???

07 Aug 2015 @ 5AM PST

Disney's stock took a bath Wednesday, falling more than $10 a share. Here's why Disney's bad day could impact global media as we know it.

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DraftKings Just Raised $300 Million. Here's How It Will Change The Way You Watch Sports

DraftKings Just Raised $300 Million. Here's How It Will Change The Way You Watch Sports

30 Jul 2015 @ 7AM PST

DraftKings helped the daily fantasy sports concept become a multibillion-dollar industry. Two recent moves will take daily fantasy sports to an even higher level.

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South Korean Professional Golfer Voluntarily Giving Up Lucrative Career For Mandatory Military Service

South Korean Professional Golfer Voluntarily Giving Up Lucrative Career For Mandatory Military Service

24 Jul 2015 @ 4AM PST

With service comes sacrifice. For professional golfer Sang-Moon Bae, service to his country will come at steep financial price.

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The NBA's Salary Explosion: A Skyrocket With No Upper Limit, Or Bubble About To Burst?

The NBA's Salary Explosion: A Skyrocket With No Upper Limit, Or Bubble About To Burst?

22 Jul 2015 @ 7AM PST

NBA teams have been on a record spending spree this July. Here's why that money could soon dry up for the league's biggest stars.

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How Much Money Do The Players Make At The MLB All-Star Game?

How Much Money Do The Players Make At The MLB All-Star Game?

12 Jul 2015 @ 5PM PST

Baseball is America's pastime, and it's now a billion dollar enterprise. And while you may find it cliché to say people would play for the love of the game, dozens will do just that during the All-Star game in Cincinnati

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