Articles Written by Joey Held

Articles Written by Joey Held

If there's a story anywhere in the world of music, sports, or entertainment, Joey wants to tell it. He's been freelancing since 2010, and prior to that, he attended the University of Miami, where he double majored in broadcast journalism and sport administration. A Chicago native, Joey currently resides in Austin, TX. Follow him on Twitter and Google+ and always feel free to suggest a song for his next karaoke performance.


Ben Affleck Became Close Friends With A Disabled Student And Funded Research To Find A Cure For His Disease

Ben Affleck Became Close Friends With A Disabled Student And Funded Research To Find A Cure For His Disease

21 May 2017 @ 4AM PDT

One fateful afternoon, Ben Affleck crossed paths with a ten-year-old boy who had a rare disease. That meeting turned into a beautiful friendship.

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The Raiders Have Purchased Land On The Las Vegas Strip For Their New Stadium

The Raiders Have Purchased Land On The Las Vegas Strip For Their New Stadium

19 May 2017 @ 4AM PDT

The Raiders are staying in Oakland for at least another two years. But they've already begun setting the wheels in motion for their new Las Vegas stadium.

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A Hidden Clause In Paul Pogba's Contract Might Cost His Team $53 Million

A Hidden Clause In Paul Pogba's Contract Might Cost His Team $53 Million

18 May 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Paul Pogba's agent cleverly included a clause within his player's contract that could net him a ton of additional money.

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Matt Harvey's Value Is Dropping Quickly… Can He Return To An Elite Level?

Matt Harvey's Value Is Dropping Quickly… Can He Return To An Elite Level?

16 May 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Matt Harvey is finding himself in more trouble off the field. Can he get back to a level that'll make a team take a chance on him when he becomes a free agent?

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Sam Bradford's Timing Is Impeccable, And It Has Made Him A Ton Of Money

Sam Bradford's Timing Is Impeccable, And It Has Made Him A Ton Of Money

15 May 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Sam Bradford has never made a Pro Bowl, yet he's had a string of good luck that has made him a lot of money during his NFL career. How much has he earned?

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Nobody Wants To Give Lonzo Ball A Shoe Deal, So His Dad Is Releasing His Own Shoe

Nobody Wants To Give Lonzo Ball A Shoe Deal, So His Dad Is Releasing His Own Shoe

11 May 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Perhaps unsurprisingly, the shoe is going for a LOT of money. How much is Ball asking for?

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Floyd Mayweather Wants To Buy An NBA Team

Floyd Mayweather Wants To Buy An NBA Team

10 May 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Floyd Mayweather has already dominated the boxing world. He's got a new target now: owning an NBA franchise.

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Nick Saban Just Signed A Record-Setting Contract Extension

Nick Saban Just Signed A Record-Setting Contract Extension

09 May 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Nick Saban is already one of the most decorated coaches in college football history. And this season, he's going to be the wealthiest, too.

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Jake Butt Lost About $3 Million In The Draft – But He Made A Very Smart Move That'll Get Some Of That Money Back

Jake Butt Lost About $3 Million In The Draft – But He Made A Very Smart Move That'll Get Some Of That Money Back

07 May 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Jake Butt was projected to go in the early second round of the NFL Draft. That was before he hurt his knee and his stock fell – a lot. But thanks to a move he made before his senior season, he'll get some of his potential earnings back.

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Ten Years Ago, The Oakland Raiders Drafted The Biggest Bust In NFL History

Ten Years Ago, The Oakland Raiders Drafted The Biggest Bust In NFL History

05 May 2017 @ 4AM PDT

JaMarcus Russell was the No. 1 overall pick in the 2007 NFL Draft. Ten years later, he's been out of football since 2009 and is the biggest financial bust the NFL has ever seen.

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