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.


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 PDT

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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If You Want To Get REALLY Rich In The NBA, You Actually Want To Be A SECOND Round Draft Pick…

If You Want To Get REALLY Rich In The NBA, You Actually Want To Be A SECOND Round Draft Pick…

28 Jun 2015 @ 2PM PDT

The NBA Draft is a huge day. While everyone wants to be a first round pick, here's why going in the second round has its advantages.

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The WNBA Has A Salary Problem: Why Its Players Should Earn More

The WNBA Has A Salary Problem: Why Its Players Should Earn More

25 Jun 2015 @ 10AM PDT

As the WNBA begins its 18th season, a major issue could impact the league's future. As with many sports, the issue involves player salaries. Normally, the complaint is that athletes make too much. In this case, WNBA players may not make enough

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The World Series Of Poker Made A $5 Million Gamble And Won

The World Series Of Poker Made A $5 Million Gamble And Won

23 Jun 2015 @ 7AM PDT

The World Series of Poker recently made one of its biggest gambles ever, one that turned out to be a colossal million dollar winner.

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Winning The Stanley Cup Is Awesome, But It Doesn't Pay As Well As You May Think…

Winning The Stanley Cup Is Awesome, But It Doesn't Pay As Well As You May Think…

12 Jun 2015 @ 3PM PDT

Hockey players give their all to win the Stanley Cup. While it's the ultimate achievement for a hockey player, it's not the biggest payday.

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How Cam Newton's New Deal Just Raised The Bar For NFL Quarterbacks

How Cam Newton's New Deal Just Raised The Bar For NFL Quarterbacks

04 Jun 2015 @ 1PM PDT

The bar for quarterback contracts just went WAY up thanks to Cam Newton. And it's probably not gonna go down ever again…

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Why Being The Top Pick Matters In The NBA Draft

Why Being The Top Pick Matters In The NBA Draft

02 Jun 2015 @ 10AM PDT

The NBA Draft is coming up. Here's why two top NBA prospects, Jahlil Okafor and Karl-Anthony Towns, should care about who gets picked first.

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Why Was This College Player Ecstatic When He Plummeted In The Draft? He Might Be The Richest Seventh Round Pick Ever!

Why Was This College Player Ecstatic When He Plummeted In The Draft? He Might Be The Richest Seventh Round Pick Ever!

22 May 2015 @ 10AM PDT

Why on EARTH was this college player ecstatic to see himself plummet in the NFL draft rankings???

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Guy Accidentally Enters $15k Poker Tournament… Ends Up Winning $1 Million!

Guy Accidentally Enters $15k Poker Tournament… Ends Up Winning $1 Million!

08 May 2015 @ 8AM PDT

Imagine how stupid you'd feel if you entered the wrong poker tournament by simply clicking the wrong button. Now imagine how great you'd feel if that turned out to be a $1 million accident!

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Three Years Ago, Jordan Spieth's Caddie Was Making $50k/Year As A Math Teacher. He's Made $400k In The Last 30 Days….

Three Years Ago, Jordan Spieth's Caddie Was Making $50k/Year As A Math Teacher. He's Made $400k In The Last 30 Days….

16 Apr 2015 @ 10AM PDT

Just a few years ago, Michael Greller was a sixth grade math teacher bringing home $50k a year. As Jordan Spieth's caddy, he has made $400k in the last 30 days.

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