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.


Chris Petersen Is Stepping Down As Washington's Head Coach – Giving Up Millions Of Dollars In The Process

Chris Petersen Is Stepping Down As Washington's Head Coach – Giving Up Millions Of Dollars In The Process

09 Dec 2019 @ 4AM PST

After six seasons as the Washington Huskies head coach, Chris Petersen is stepping away from coaching college football. Here's how much money he's giving up in the process.

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Seven Musicians That Went Above And Beyond For Their Fans

Seven Musicians That Went Above And Beyond For Their Fans

07 Dec 2019 @ 4AM PST

These seven musicians have gone above and beyond for their fans – and made some pretty spectacular memories along the way.

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Here's How Much Anthony Joshua And Andy Ruiz Jr. Can Make From Their Upcoming Rematch

Here's How Much Anthony Joshua And Andy Ruiz Jr. Can Make From Their Upcoming Rematch

06 Dec 2019 @ 7AM PST

Anthony Joshua and Andy Ruiz Jr. are squaring off in a rematch in Saudi Arabia – and they'll each make a ton of money. Here's how much each fighter stands to earn.

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Hedge Fund Billionaire Steven Cohen Is Close To Buying A Majority Stake In The New York Mets

Hedge Fund Billionaire Steven Cohen Is Close To Buying A Majority Stake In The New York Mets

05 Dec 2019 @ 5PM PST

Steven Cohen has made billions as the founder of a hedge fund. Yet there's still one thing left on his wish list: owning a majority stake in a MLB team.

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These Are The 10 Most Valuable MLB Franchises

These Are The 10 Most Valuable MLB Franchises

04 Dec 2019 @ 4AM PST

Another World Series is in the books, but only one of this year's participants is among the ten most valuable teams in the major leagues.

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David Glass Bought The Royals Two Decades Ago For $96 Million. He Just Sold Them For $1 Billion!

David Glass Bought The Royals Two Decades Ago For $96 Million. He Just Sold Them For $1 Billion!

03 Dec 2019 @ 4AM PST

Two decades ago, David Glass spent less than $100 million to buy the Kansas City Royals. We'd say his investment paid off – and then some.

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When Betting On Yourself Goes Wrong – Terrelle Pryor's Rough Season In Washington

When Betting On Yourself Goes Wrong – Terrelle Pryor's Rough Season In Washington

30 Nov 2019 @ 5PM PST

Terrelle Pryor got a nice contract offer from the Cleveland Browns in 2017. He turned it down to try and get a bigger deal – and that move didn't pan out quite the way he planned.

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The Yankees Are Paying Jacoby Ellsbury A Ton Of Money To Go Away

The Yankees Are Paying Jacoby Ellsbury A Ton Of Money To Go Away

29 Nov 2019 @ 4AM PST

Jacoby Ellsbury hasn't played a game for the New York Yankees since 2017, and the team finally released him. But now they owe a ton of money to a player who's no longer on their roster.

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The White Sox Just Signed Yasmani Grandal To The Largest Contract In Franchise History

The White Sox Just Signed Yasmani Grandal To The Largest Contract In Franchise History

27 Nov 2019 @ 4AM PST

The Chicago White Sox have struggled since winning the World Series in 2005. But after signing Yasmani Grandal, their future is looking brighter. Here's how much they'll be paying their new star.

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Why Former NBA Star Adrian Dantley Is Working As A Crossing Guard

Why Former NBA Star Adrian Dantley Is Working As A Crossing Guard

24 Nov 2019 @ 4AM PST

Adrian Dantley scored thousands of points and made millions in the NBA. So why is he now working as a crossing guard who's not even earning $15,000 per year?

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