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.


Rick Pitino Stands To Lose Out On A Ton Of Money After Being Fired From Louisville

Rick Pitino Stands To Lose Out On A Ton Of Money After Being Fired From Louisville

17 Oct 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Rick Pitino has been effectively fired from the University of Louisville. How much money will he ultimately miss out on?

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Joel Embiid Could Be Making Close To $36 Million A Year… Are The 76ers Crazy Or Geniuses?

Joel Embiid Could Be Making Close To $36 Million A Year… Are The 76ers Crazy Or Geniuses?

16 Oct 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Joel Embiid has been a force on the court for the Philadelphia 76ers. There's just one problem – he's already missed more than 200 games in his three-year career.

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Former NBA Player Vin Baker Lost $100 Million – Here's How He's Working To Get It Back

Former NBA Player Vin Baker Lost $100 Million – Here's How He's Working To Get It Back

12 Oct 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Despite a productive 13-year career in the NBA, Vin Baker lost all of the money he made. When his life reached rock bottom, here's how he started to turn it around.

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Rick Pitino Received 98 Percent Of The Cash From Louisville's Adidas Deal

Rick Pitino Received 98 Percent Of The Cash From Louisville's Adidas Deal

11 Oct 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Under Louisville's current deal with Adidas, Rick Pitino was making out like a bandit.

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How Much Did Colin Kaepernick Make Playing In The NFL?

How Much Did Colin Kaepernick Make Playing In The NFL?

11 Oct 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Colin Kaepernick has been making headlines for plenty of off-the-field reasons, but how much did he make while playing with the 49ers?

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Laurene Powell Jobs Is Buying A Massive Stake In The Washington Wizards And Capitals

Laurene Powell Jobs Is Buying A Massive Stake In The Washington Wizards And Capitals

07 Oct 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Laurene Powell Jobs already has several philanthropic and entrepreneurial investments in her portfolio. Now she's turning her attention to the NBA and the NHL.

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Deshaun Watson Donated His First Game Paycheck To A Very Worthy Cause

Deshaun Watson Donated His First Game Paycheck To A Very Worthy Cause

05 Oct 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Hurricane Harvey had a devastating impact on Houston residents. Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson is doing his part to try and help people get back on their feet.

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There Are Now Three Players In The NBA With Contracts Worth More Than $200 Million, Guaranteed

There Are Now Three Players In The NBA With Contracts Worth More Than $200 Million, Guaranteed

05 Oct 2017 @ 4AM PDT

As the NBA salary cap continues to increase, players are earning more than they ever have before.

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Russell Westbrook Just Signed The Richest Contract In NBA History

Russell Westbrook Just Signed The Richest Contract In NBA History

05 Oct 2017 @ 4AM PDT

After winning league MVP, Russell Westbrook is now #1 in another category: the biggest contract in NBA history.

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Dwyane Wade Made 20 Percent Of His Career Earnings In One Season With The Chicago Bulls

Dwyane Wade Made 20 Percent Of His Career Earnings In One Season With The Chicago Bulls

04 Oct 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Dwyane Wade has made a good amount of money over the course of his career, but he made a fortune in one year with the Bulls.

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