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Tiger Woods Has A Beastly New Sponsorship, And It's Really Making Some Noise

Tiger Woods Has A Beastly New Sponsorship, And It's Really Making Some Noise

06 Dec 2016 @ 4AM PST

Tiger Woods didn't play any golf for 15 months. Yet, he's still signing huge endorsement deals! See what his newest deal is all about…

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Which Teams Are The Highest-Paid In All Of Sports?

Which Teams Are The Highest-Paid In All Of Sports?

04 Dec 2016 @ 4AM PST

It's good to be a professional athlete – you can take home a pretty good salary. Here are the ten teams with the highest average first-team pay.

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Bill Belichick Forced Tim Tebow To Miss Out On An Easy $1 Million Opportunity

Bill Belichick Forced Tim Tebow To Miss Out On An Easy $1 Million Opportunity

03 Dec 2016 @ 4AM PST

You won't believe how Tim Tebow missed out on making $1 million in one day!

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These Are The Highest-Paid Players In The NBA

These Are The Highest-Paid Players In The NBA

02 Dec 2016 @ 4AM PST

The NBA salary cap is higher than it's ever been before, and the league's players are raking in more cash as a result. Who's at the top of the earnings list?

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Conor McGregor Demands To Own A Stake In UFC

Conor McGregor Demands To Own A Stake In UFC

29 Nov 2016 @ 4AM PST

Conor McGregor is surely the best MMA fighter in the world right now, and possibly the best ever. And now he's demanding to be treated with the kind of respect he deserves… including a stake in ownership of the company.

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AL Rookie Of The Year Michael Fulmer Has A Side Job – And You'll Never Guess What It Is!

AL Rookie Of The Year Michael Fulmer Has A Side Job – And You'll Never Guess What It Is!

29 Nov 2016 @ 4AM PST

Michael Fulmer is a great young pitcher who's already making a ton of cash. But that doesn't stop him from working a (very) humble second job in the off-season…

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Jay Cutler Has Earned An Absurd Amount Of Money Per Game With The Chicago Bears

Jay Cutler Has Earned An Absurd Amount Of Money Per Game With The Chicago Bears

26 Nov 2016 @ 4AM PST

Jay Cutler has been one of the most polarizing players in Chicago Bears history. But there's one thing fans and haters alike can agree on: he's made a ton of money during his career.

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You Won't Believe How Much This Cubs Pitcher Wants To Be Paid For Each Pitch He Throws

You Won't Believe How Much This Cubs Pitcher Wants To Be Paid For Each Pitch He Throws

25 Nov 2016 @ 4AM PST

Aroldis Chapman just won a World Series with the Chicago Cubs. Now he's looking to cash in on the big money as a free agent.

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Charlie Strong Has Earned More Money Per Win Than Any Coach In College Football History

Charlie Strong Has Earned More Money Per Win Than Any Coach In College Football History

23 Nov 2016 @ 4AM PST

Charlie Strong has always had his players' backs. But that might not be enough after his most recent loss. If Texas ends up firing him, it'll cost the unviersty dearly.

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Inside The Complex World Of NBA Bonuses

Inside The Complex World Of NBA Bonuses

21 Nov 2016 @ 4AM PST

Most players in the NBA receive their base salaries, no matter how they perform on the court. But a small group of guys can make extra money if they achieve certain milestones – here's a look at some of the different incentives for which these players are shooting.

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LeBron James Makes $2.5 Million Donation To Muhammad Ali Smithsonian Exhibit

LeBron James Makes $2.5 Million Donation To Muhammad Ali Smithsonian Exhibit

19 Nov 2016 @ 4AM PST

LeBron James makes a sizable donation to the Muhammad Ali exhibit at the Smithsonian.

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Floyd Mayweather Dismisses Conor McGregor Comparison Talk, Dana White And McGregor Fire Back

Floyd Mayweather Dismisses Conor McGregor Comparison Talk, Dana White And McGregor Fire Back

19 Nov 2016 @ 4AM PST

Floyd Mayweather, Dana White, and Conor McGregor all had something to say following McGregor's huge win at UFC 205 this past Saturday.

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Conor McGregor Wants $100 Million To Fight Floyd Mayweather

Conor McGregor Wants $100 Million To Fight Floyd Mayweather

18 Nov 2016 @ 4AM PST

Conor McGregor wants some major cash in order to get into the ring with Floyd Mayweather.

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How Much Money Would You Want To Box With Mayweather? Conor McGregor Has Named His Price, And It's NINE FIGURES!

How Much Money Would You Want To Box With Mayweather? Conor McGregor Has Named His Price, And It's NINE FIGURES!

18 Nov 2016 @ 4AM PST

McGregor and Mayweather have been going back and forth for a while now, but it's starting to get real. Will the two ever duke it out? McGregor hopes so, and he's also looking for a big payday…

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Jon Jones Could Lose Up To $20 Million While He's Suspended

Jon Jones Could Lose Up To $20 Million While He's Suspended

16 Nov 2016 @ 4AM PST

Jon "Bones" Jones is one of the most popular fighters in UFC. But a recent failed drug test will have him missing out on a LOT of money.

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Shaquille O'Neal Just Struck A Major Deal To Sell The Rights To His Name And Image In Perpetuity!

Shaquille O'Neal Just Struck A Major Deal To Sell The Rights To His Name And Image In Perpetuity!

18 Dec 2015 @ 2AM UTC
Just like George Foreman did with with his eponymous grills, Shaquille O'Neal just sold the rights to his name and image in perpetuity...
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Mikhail Prokhorov Spends $400 Million To Become 100% Owner Of The Brooklyn Nets And The Barclays Center

Mikhail Prokhorov Spends $400 Million To Become 100% Owner Of The Brooklyn Nets And The Barclays Center

17 Dec 2015 @ 12PM UTC
Russian billionaire Mikhail Prokhorov just struck a deal that will make him the sole owner of both the Brooklyn Nets and the team's arena, the Barclays Center.
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LeBron James Drops McDonald's And Takes MAJOR Gamble With A New Food Investment

LeBron James Drops McDonald's And Takes MAJOR Gamble With A New Food Investment

13 Oct 2015 @ 11AM UTC
LeBron James is no stranger to savvy business decisions off the court. Will his latest move pay off in a big way down the line?
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Some Athletes Go Broke In Retirement, But David Robinson Just Launched His SECOND Private-Equity Fund

Some Athletes Go Broke In Retirement, But David Robinson Just Launched His SECOND Private-Equity Fund

07 Oct 2015 @ 11AM UTC
David Robinson, "The Admiral," was a dominant force on the court. And since he's retired, he's proving to be quite skilled off of it, too.
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Michael Jordan Giving Proceeds From $9 Million Lawsuit To 23 Charities In Chicago

Michael Jordan Giving Proceeds From $9 Million Lawsuit To 23 Charities In Chicago

18 Dec 2015 @ 12PM UTC
After winning a lawsuit against company for using his name illegally, Michael Jordan decided not to take the money, but instead decided to donate the proceeds (after attorney's fees) to 23 charities in Chicago.
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Steph Curry's Latest Under Armour Deal Came With A Very Unique And Lucrative Bonus...

Steph Curry's Latest Under Armour Deal Came With A Very Unique And Lucrative Bonus...

21 Sep 2015 @ 11AM UTC
The reigning MVP just signed a new deal with Under Armour. And this contract includes an incentive that Nike and adidas won't offer.
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The Financial Aftermath Of Ronda Rousey's Loss Is Going To Be Insane

The Financial Aftermath Of Ronda Rousey's Loss Is Going To Be Insane

18 Nov 2015 @ 12PM UTC
On Saturday night, Holly Holm shocked the world when she defeated Ronda Rousey at UFC 193. Here's all the financial stats you need to know from the fight...
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Mayweather/Pacquiao II May Happen After All (Maybe)

Mayweather/Pacquiao II May Happen After All (Maybe)

12 Oct 2015 @ 11AM UTC
Floyd Mayweather has been adamant about his retirement and the idea that he won't fight Manny Pacquiao again, but it sounds like he may not be as firm on either as he earlier led fans to believe.
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Conor McGregor Just Made A TON Of Money

Conor McGregor Just Made A TON Of Money

13 Dec 2015 @ 7PM UTC
Conor McGregor defeated Jose Aldo last night in 13 seconds. With the win, Mr. McGregor will earn A TON of money.
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The San Francisco Giants Are Spending A TON Of Money To See If Lightning Can Strike Again

The San Francisco Giants Are Spending A TON Of Money To See If Lightning Can Strike Again

17 Dec 2015 @ 12PM UTC
The Giants have had a knack for winning the World Series lately, but seem to only be able to do so in even numbered years. If the trend holds next season will be their fourth World Series win since 2010, and they are spending money to make sure they get there.
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