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.


Check Out The Huge Profit Mikhail Prokhorov Made From Selling The Brooklyn Nets

Check Out The Huge Profit Mikhail Prokhorov Made From Selling The Brooklyn Nets

23 Aug 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Mikhail Prokhorov bought the Nets ten years ago at what looks like a bargain price now. Here's how much he'll profit from selling the team this month.

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Chandler Catanzaro Abruptly Retired From The Jets – Here's How Much Money He's Giving Up

Chandler Catanzaro Abruptly Retired From The Jets – Here's How Much Money He's Giving Up

19 Aug 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Chandler Catanzaro was all set to be the kicker for the New York Jets, but then he retired less than a month before the regular season. Here's how much he's leaving on the table.

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Dak Prescott Just Turned Down $30 Million From The Dallas Cowboys – Is That Crazy Or A Smart Move?

Dak Prescott Just Turned Down $30 Million From The Dallas Cowboys – Is That Crazy Or A Smart Move?

12 Aug 2019 @ 5PM PDT

Dak Prescott just turned down a deal from the Dallas Cowboys that would have paid him $30 million annually. Here's why that might end up being a savvy move.

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Tom Brady Agrees To A New Contract Extension – Here's How Much He'll Make

Tom Brady Agrees To A New Contract Extension – Here's How Much He'll Make

07 Aug 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Tom Brady and the New England Patriots are entering their third decade together. Here's how much the quarterback has made over the course of his career.

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The Saints Are Paying Michael Thomas A Record-Setting Amount To Keep Him In New Orleans

The Saints Are Paying Michael Thomas A Record-Setting Amount To Keep Him In New Orleans

05 Aug 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Michael Thomas will make just a little over a million dollars this season. But when his new contract kicks in next year, he'll be seeing plenty of dollar signs.

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Conor McGregor Has Only Fought Once In The Past Year, Yet He's Still One Of The Highest-Earners Of 2019

Conor McGregor Has Only Fought Once In The Past Year, Yet He's Still One Of The Highest-Earners Of 2019

04 Aug 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Conor McGregor hasn't spent much time in the ring over the past 12 months. But don't be fooled – he's been doing plenty of work to help build up his brand.

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Derrick Morgan Retired From The NFL To Open Up An Opportunity Zone Fund And Help Change The World

Derrick Morgan Retired From The NFL To Open Up An Opportunity Zone Fund And Help Change The World

01 Aug 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Derrick Morgan spent nearly a decade in the NFL. But now, he's focusing his efforts on helping build out neighborhoods in several cities throughout the country.

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Why Bradley Beal Would Be Smart To Turn Down A $111 Million Contract Extension

Why Bradley Beal Would Be Smart To Turn Down A $111 Million Contract Extension

26 Jul 2019 @ 4AM PDT

The Washington Wizards said they're going to offer Bradley Beal a three-year max contract worth $111 million. Here's why Beal would be smart to turn that deal down.

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Former NBA Player Chuck Person Was Deeply In Debt When He Got Involved In The NCAA Bribery Scheme

Former NBA Player Chuck Person Was Deeply In Debt When He Got Involved In The NCAA Bribery Scheme

25 Jul 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Chuck Person was one of the coaches involved in an NCAA scandal. As it turns out, he may have done so because he was in dire need of money.

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Zion Williamson Just Signed The Largest Annual Shoe Deal For A Rookie – Here's How Much He'll Make

Zion Williamson Just Signed The Largest Annual Shoe Deal For A Rookie – Here's How Much He'll Make

24 Jul 2019 @ 5PM PDT

With the No. 1 pick comes…the largest annual shoe deal ever for a rookie. Here's how much Zion Williamson is going to make.

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