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.


Manny Machado Just Signed The Largest Free Agent Contract In North American Professional Sports History

Manny Machado Just Signed The Largest Free Agent Contract In North American Professional Sports History

19 Feb 2019 @ 5PM PST

Manny Machado, one of the hottest free agents this summer, has decided on where he'll sign. How much money will he make over the next decade?

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Which NBA All-Star Team Is Worth More?

Which NBA All-Star Team Is Worth More?

15 Feb 2019 @ 4AM PST

The NBA All-Star lineup is set, which begs the question: which team is worth more? We take a look at the lineups of Team LeBron and Team Giannis and figure out who's earning more money.

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The Knicks Are Paying Joakim Noah Nearly $38 Million To Not Play For Them, And Other Dead Money Contracts

The Knicks Are Paying Joakim Noah Nearly $38 Million To Not Play For Them, And Other Dead Money Contracts

13 Feb 2019 @ 4AM PST

Sometimes, an NBA team decides it needs to part ways with a player. But with guaranteed contracts, a team may end up paying millions to have a player not play for them. Here are some of our favorite dead money contracts in the league.

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Kyler Murray Is Giving Up Nearly $4.5 Million To Play Football – And It's The Right Decision

Kyler Murray Is Giving Up Nearly $4.5 Million To Play Football – And It's The Right Decision

11 Feb 2019 @ 8PM PST

Kyler Murray is forfeiting most of his signing bonus and the contract he signed with the Oakland Athletics. But in just a few seasons, he could earn a lot more in the NFL.

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Will Bill Belichick Become A Television Analyst? Here's How Much He Could Make.

Will Bill Belichick Become A Television Analyst? Here's How Much He Could Make.

11 Feb 2019 @ 4AM PST

Is Bill Belichick ready for a career in television? He could make a very lucrative salary if he makes the jump.

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Anthony Davis Will Miss Out On A $240 Million Contract – And He's Okay With That

Anthony Davis Will Miss Out On A $240 Million Contract – And He's Okay With That

08 Feb 2019 @ 4AM PST

Anthony Davis has requested a trade – which means he's giving up a potential $240 million contract. But winning a championship is more important to him.

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How Robert Kraft And Stan Kroenke Earned Their Respective Net Worths And Bought NFL Franchises

How Robert Kraft And Stan Kroenke Earned Their Respective Net Worths And Bought NFL Franchises

01 Feb 2019 @ 9AM PST

Patriots owner Robert Kraft and Rams owner Stan Kroenke are each billionaires, but they've taken vastly different paths to get here. And now their teams will meet in Super Bowl LIII.

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Buffalo Wild Wings Is Giving Away Free Wings If The Super Bowl Goes To Overtime… How Much Would That Cost Them?

Buffalo Wild Wings Is Giving Away Free Wings If The Super Bowl Goes To Overtime… How Much Would That Cost Them?

01 Feb 2019 @ 4AM PST

This Super Bowl, Buffalo Wild Wings is putting its "overtime button" to the ultimate test. And everyone in America could benefit.

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Bill Belichick Versus Sean McVay: How Do Their Careers Stack Up?

Bill Belichick Versus Sean McVay: How Do Their Careers Stack Up?

31 Jan 2019 @ 4AM PST

The New England Patriots and Los Angeles Rams are prepping for Super Bowl LIII – and the accomplishments of each coach couldn't be more different.

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The Rams Offered More Than $300 Million In Contracts This Offseason – And It Might Win Them The Super Bowl

The Rams Offered More Than $300 Million In Contracts This Offseason – And It Might Win Them The Super Bowl

31 Jan 2019 @ 4AM PST

Thanks to an inexpensive option at quarterback and heavy spending elsewhere, the Los Angeles Rams are just one win away from a championship. Here's how they got there.

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