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 always feel free to suggest a song for his next karaoke performance. Joey's favorite billionaire is Mark Cuban.


Donald Trump Had The Chance To Buy The Dallas Cowboys For $50 Million – Today They're Worth $5 Billion

Donald Trump Had The Chance To Buy The Dallas Cowboys For $50 Million – Today They're Worth $5 Billion

16 Oct 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Can you imagine passing up on the opportunity to make billions of dollars? 36 years ago, Donald Trump did just that when he opted not to buy the Dallas Cowboys.

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The Golden State Warriors Were Bought For $450 Million Nine Years Ago – Here's How Much They're Worth Today

The Golden State Warriors Were Bought For $450 Million Nine Years Ago – Here's How Much They're Worth Today

16 Oct 2019 @ 4AM PDT

The Golden State Warriors have been the most successful NBA team over the past decade. And not just on the court: they've had a huge increase in value, too.

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What A Financial Advisor For Millionaires Tells His Clients – And His Advice Can Work For You, Too

What A Financial Advisor For Millionaires Tells His Clients – And His Advice Can Work For You, Too

11 Oct 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Jonathan Gold works with millionaires in sports, music, and entertainment. And his advice boils down to a few key messages for all of them.

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Gardner Minshew Once Tried To Break His Own Hand – Now He's Getting His Big Break

Gardner Minshew Once Tried To Break His Own Hand – Now He's Getting His Big Break

07 Oct 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Gardner Minshew probably wasn't expecting to play very much this season. But he soon was reminded of a lesson he learned in college: sometimes you just need your big break.

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The Top Ten Highest-Paid MLS Players

The Top Ten Highest-Paid MLS Players

04 Oct 2019 @ 4AM PDT

MLS clubs can only spend a set amount on their teams each year – except for three designated players, who can make an uncapped amount of money. Here's a look at the highest earners in MLS.

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Melvin Gordon Ends His Holdout – Here's The Largest Amount Of Money He'll Lose

Melvin Gordon Ends His Holdout – Here's The Largest Amount Of Money He'll Lose

28 Sep 2019 @ 9AM PDT

Melvin Gordon ended his holdout and is rejoining the Los Angeles Chargers. He's lost at least a million dollars, but if the Chargers uphold his fines, it could be a lot more than that.

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These Are The Ten Most Valuable NFL Teams

These Are The Ten Most Valuable NFL Teams

27 Sep 2019 @ 4AM PDT

It's not much of a surprise that owning an NFL team is a lucrative proposition. But which teams in the league are the most valuable?

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Vontae Davis Is One Year Removed From Retiring Mid-Game – And He Says It's One Of The Best Decisions He's Ever Made

Vontae Davis Is One Year Removed From Retiring Mid-Game – And He Says It's One Of The Best Decisions He's Ever Made

26 Sep 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Vontae Davis was in the middle of the game when he announced his retirement one year ago. And now, he still believes it's among the best decisions he's ever made.

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Fila Is Thriving And The Man Who Helped Make It Happen Is Worth Nearly A Billion Dollars

Fila Is Thriving And The Man Who Helped Make It Happen Is Worth Nearly A Billion Dollars

24 Sep 2019 @ 4AM PDT

After lots of success in the 90s, Fila appeared to be on the brink of extinction. But thanks to Gene Yoon, the company is thriving. Here's how he made it happen.

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Tony Bennett Turned Down A $500,000 Raise So The University Of Virginia Could Start A Career Program Instead

Tony Bennett Turned Down A $500,000 Raise So The University Of Virginia Could Start A Career Program Instead

22 Sep 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Tony Bennett won a championship earlier this year. His latest move, which will help the University of Virginia as a whole, is just as impressive.

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