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.


Mike Wallace Might Have The Most Easily Attainable Contract Incentive Ever

Mike Wallace Might Have The Most Easily Attainable Contract Incentive Ever

17 Apr 2018 @ 4AM PDT

Mike Wallace is joining his fifth team since entering the league in 2009. Yet he's never had a contract quite like this one.

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How Opting Out This Offseason Will Make Kevin Durant A Lot More Money For Years To Come

How Opting Out This Offseason Will Make Kevin Durant A Lot More Money For Years To Come

16 Apr 2018 @ 4AM PDT

Kevin Durant is done taking discounts. He plans to opt out this summer – and it'll help him make an additional tens of millions of dollars.

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Why The Miami Marlins Are Claiming Corporate Citizenship In The British Virgin Islands

Why The Miami Marlins Are Claiming Corporate Citizenship In The British Virgin Islands

12 Apr 2018 @ 4AM PDT

The Miami Marlins are looking to get out of a Miami courtroom and into… the British Virgin Islands?

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Inside The Ongoing Battle Between LeBron James And Nick Saban

Inside The Ongoing Battle Between LeBron James And Nick Saban

11 Apr 2018 @ 4AM PDT

LeBron James and Nick Saban both have sports series set in barbershops – and that doesn't sit well with LeBron.

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Johnny Manziel Blames The Browns For Not Recognizing His Poor Work Habits

Johnny Manziel Blames The Browns For Not Recognizing His Poor Work Habits

10 Apr 2018 @ 4AM PDT

Johnny Manziel made millions from the Cleveland Browns – yet he still blames them for not being aware of his lazy work ethic.

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Jordan Spieth's Caddie Has Made $5 Million Since Leaving His Job Six Years Ago

Jordan Spieth's Caddie Has Made $5 Million Since Leaving His Job Six Years Ago

07 Apr 2018 @ 4AM PDT

Jordan Spieth has been one of the most exciting players in golf over the past few years. It's led to amazing earnings for him – and his caddy.

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Former NL MVP Keith Hernandez Makes Hundreds Of Dollars Every Time His Seinfeld Episode Airs

Former NL MVP Keith Hernandez Makes Hundreds Of Dollars Every Time His Seinfeld Episode Airs

06 Apr 2018 @ 4AM PDT

Keith Hernandez only appears onscreen for a few minutes during a couple of Seinfeld episodes, but they're still earning him money, more than 25 years after they first aired.

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The Kawhi Leonard Mystery Injury Saga May Cost Him A $219 Million Deal

The Kawhi Leonard Mystery Injury Saga May Cost Him A $219 Million Deal

05 Apr 2018 @ 4AM PDT

Kawhi Leonard has only played in nine games this year because of a mysterious quad injury. And it may end up costing him millions of dollars.

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The Bizarre Story Of Centra, A Cryptocurrency Startup Promoted By DJ Khaled And Floyd Mayweather

The Bizarre Story Of Centra, A Cryptocurrency Startup Promoted By DJ Khaled And Floyd Mayweather

05 Apr 2018 @ 4AM PDT

After raising more $32 million, two co-founders of a cybersecurity startup abruptly left the company. Here's the up-and-down ride of Centra.

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From No. 1 Draft Pick To Six Figures In Debt: How Joe Smith Is Bouncing Back Thanks to A-Rod

From No. 1 Draft Pick To Six Figures In Debt: How Joe Smith Is Bouncing Back Thanks to A-Rod

03 Apr 2018 @ 4AM PDT

Joe Smith's high-flying NBA ride very quickly came crashing down. Here's how he's trying to bounce back, thanks to a little assist from Alex Rodriguez.

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