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.


Stephen A. Smith Will Become Highest Paid ESPN Personality Ever – Here's How Much He'll Make

Stephen A. Smith Will Become Highest Paid ESPN Personality Ever – Here's How Much He'll Make

13 Apr 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Stephen A. Smith is in the process of negotiating a new deal with ESPN – and they're willing to pay him more than anyone before him.

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DeMarcus Lawrence's New Deal Includes More Year One Money Than Any Non-Quarterback Ever

DeMarcus Lawrence's New Deal Includes More Year One Money Than Any Non-Quarterback Ever

12 Apr 2019 @ 4AM PDT

DeMarcus Lawrence is now among the highest-paid defensive players in the league – and he's making more in the first year of his contract than any non-quarterback ever has.

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Even After Losing $36 Billion, Jeff Bezos Is Still The Richest Person In The World

Even After Losing $36 Billion, Jeff Bezos Is Still The Richest Person In The World

12 Apr 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Jeff Bezos lost nearly a quarter of his wealth after divorcing his wife MacKenzie – but he's still the richest person in the world. How much is he worth now?

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Ronald Acuna Just Became The Youngest Player To Sign A $100 Million Contract

Ronald Acuna Just Became The Youngest Player To Sign A $100 Million Contract

10 Apr 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Ronald Acuna just became the youngest player to sign a nine-figure contract. How long will he stay with the Braves?

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Conor McGregor Is Challenging Mark Wahlberg To A Fight Over His UFC Shares

Conor McGregor Is Challenging Mark Wahlberg To A Fight Over His UFC Shares

09 Apr 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Conor McGregor is challenging Mark Wahlberg to a fight. The prize? The actor's shares in UFC.

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John Calipari Has Signed A Lifetime Deal With Kentucky

John Calipari Has Signed A Lifetime Deal With Kentucky

08 Apr 2019 @ 4AM PDT

John Calipari and Kentucky have agreed to a lifetime deal. How much is the head coach making at the school?

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The Largest Contracts In Professional Sports History

The Largest Contracts In Professional Sports History

06 Apr 2019 @ 4AM PDT

After his massive 12-year, $430 million extension, Mike Trout has the largest contract in pro sports. But plenty of athletes have earned huge pay days – here's a look at the biggest ones.

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How Much Is Tony Romo Worth To CBS?

How Much Is Tony Romo Worth To CBS?

04 Apr 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Tony Romo has one year left on his broadcasting deal with CBS. How much is the company paying him – and how much will they have to give up to keep him?

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Who Is The Richest Person In The World?

Who Is The Richest Person In The World?

03 Apr 2019 @ 4AM PDT

We cover a lot of wealthy folks here at Celebrity Net Worth. But which one holds the title of richest person in the world?

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Mike Trout Signed A Record-Setting Deal, But Floyd Mayweather Still Has Him Beat For Largest Sports Contract Ever

Mike Trout Signed A Record-Setting Deal, But Floyd Mayweather Still Has Him Beat For Largest Sports Contract Ever

01 Apr 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Mike Trout's $430 million contract extension is rightfully being called a record-setting deal. But as far as total earnings from just one contract – Floyd Mayweather holds that crown.

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