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.


Former NFL Coach Tony Dungy Says There's One Main Reason Why Athletes Hold Out

Former NFL Coach Tony Dungy Says There's One Main Reason Why Athletes Hold Out

18 Aug 2018 @ 4AM PDT

Are more athletes holding out now than 20 years ago? No, says Tony Dungy, but more are aware of one simple truth about their sport: it's dangerous. And that's causing athletes to seek bigger and better contracts.

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Tommy Fleetwood Won $154,000 In A Golf Tournament, But It Was Sent To The Wrong Tommy Fleetwood

Tommy Fleetwood Won $154,000 In A Golf Tournament, But It Was Sent To The Wrong Tommy Fleetwood

17 Aug 2018 @ 4AM PDT

Tommy Fleetwood is one of the hottest golfers on the European Tour right now. But thanks to a clerical error, his winnings from the Open Championship went to a different man.

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The Top Ten Highest-Paid Football Players

The Top Ten Highest-Paid Football Players

16 Aug 2018 @ 4AM PDT

It can be tough to earn a ton of money in the NFL. However, these 10 players have managed to figure it out.

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In 2014 Kobe Bryant Invested $6M In Sports Drink BodyArmor. Today His Stake Is Worth $200 Million

In 2014 Kobe Bryant Invested $6M In Sports Drink BodyArmor. Today His Stake Is Worth $200 Million

15 Aug 2018 @ 5PM PDT

Back in 2014, Kobe Bryant invested $6 million to buy a 10% cut of the sports drink company BodyArmor. Today that stake is worth $200 MILLION.

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Could Aaron Donald's Holdout Last All Season?

Could Aaron Donald's Holdout Last All Season?

13 Aug 2018 @ 4AM PDT

Aaron Donald's holdout could last all season – but will it ultimately earn him a big pay day?

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Golfer Ian Poulter Owns 14 Ferraris Worth More Than $25 Million

Golfer Ian Poulter Owns 14 Ferraris Worth More Than $25 Million

10 Aug 2018 @ 4AM PDT

Ian Poulter is doing quite well for himself, both on the golf course and in the garage. His Ferrari collection alone is worth more than $25 million.

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Could Conor McGregor's Return Lead To UFC's Biggest Fight Ever?

Could Conor McGregor's Return Lead To UFC's Biggest Fight Ever?

09 Aug 2018 @ 4AM PDT

Conor McGregor is returning to the Octagon for UFC 229. It's shaping up to be one of the biggest fights the organization has ever seen.

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Gambling On The NBA Could Lead To A Huge Pay Raise For Its Players

Gambling On The NBA Could Lead To A Huge Pay Raise For Its Players

08 Aug 2018 @ 4AM PDT

The NBA just signed its first sports betting partnership, ever. And it could mean a huge pay day for free agents in a couple of years.

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Carmelo Anthony Made More Than $5 Million Per Day While He Was With The Atlanta Hawks

Carmelo Anthony Made More Than $5 Million Per Day While He Was With The Atlanta Hawks

07 Aug 2018 @ 4AM PDT

Carmelo Anthony didn't even spend a week as a member of the Atlanta Hawks, but he's walking away from the team with a ton of money.

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Floyd Mayweather's Next Business Venture Will Look At Franchising Gyms Around The World

Floyd Mayweather's Next Business Venture Will Look At Franchising Gyms Around The World

04 Aug 2018 @ 4AM PDT

Floyd Mayweather is moving on to his next business venture, but he won't be straying too far from the ring.

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