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.


Tony Bennett Turned Down A $500,000 Raise So The University Of Virginia Could Start A Career Program Instead

Tony Bennett Turned Down A $500,000 Raise So The University Of Virginia Could Start A Career Program Instead

22 Sep 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Tony Bennett won a championship earlier this year. His latest move, which will help the University of Virginia as a whole, is just as impressive.

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Antonio Brown Could Go From $30 Million Guaranteed To Just Over $158,000 In The Span Of Six Months

Antonio Brown Could Go From $30 Million Guaranteed To Just Over $158,000 In The Span Of Six Months

20 Sep 2019 @ 4PM PDT

The Antonio Brown experiment in New England lasted for just 11 days. The team cut him – and they may not have to pay a single cent of his $9 million signing bonus.

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The Current Members Of The Offspring And Their Former Bassist Are Battling Over Their Music

The Current Members Of The Offspring And Their Former Bassist Are Battling Over Their Music

19 Sep 2019 @ 4AM PDT

The Offspring are in a legal battle with their former bassist, who claims he was forced out of the band and hasn't been properly compensated. How will this one shake out?

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NBA Player Spencer Dinwiddie Plans To Turn His Contract Into A Digital Token People Could Buy Like Bitcoin

NBA Player Spencer Dinwiddie Plans To Turn His Contract Into A Digital Token People Could Buy Like Bitcoin

18 Sep 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Spencer Dinwiddie is thinking outside the box for his new NBA contract. And it just might reshape how the league structures its deals.

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No One Is Happier The Raiders Released Antonio Brown Than This NFL Player

No One Is Happier The Raiders Released Antonio Brown Than This NFL Player

16 Sep 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Antonio Brown dominated the Oakland Raiders headlines over the summer, but there's one person who's celebrating his departure.

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Michael Jordan Is Selling A Large Portion Of The Charlotte Hornets

Michael Jordan Is Selling A Large Portion Of The Charlotte Hornets

14 Sep 2019 @ 11PM PDT

Michael Jordan is selling a large piece of the Charlotte Hornets. See who the new buyers are, and what this could potentially mean for the franchise moving forward.

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How The Charlotte Hornets Turned Michael Jordan Into A Billionaire

How The Charlotte Hornets Turned Michael Jordan Into A Billionaire

14 Sep 2019 @ 10AM PDT

Michael Jordan is the greatest basketball player to ever live. Yet, financially, one of his biggest moves came after his playing days were done.

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How Much Was Tupac Worth At The Time Of His Death? – The Tangled Financial Mess Of A Rap Star

How Much Was Tupac Worth At The Time Of His Death? – The Tangled Financial Mess Of A Rap Star

12 Sep 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Tupac Shakur was one of the most successful rappers in the industry at the time of his death. So why were his finances in such bad shape?

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How Much Money Has The All-Time Poker Money Winner Made?

How Much Money Has The All-Time Poker Money Winner Made?

11 Sep 2019 @ 4AM PDT

You may not have heard of Bryn Kenney before, but he's won more money than any other poker player. Here's how he's risen from playing online matches to the biggest tournaments in the world.

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Julio Jones And The Atlanta Falcons Agree To A Record-Setting Deal – Here's How Much He'll Make

Julio Jones And The Atlanta Falcons Agree To A Record-Setting Deal – Here's How Much He'll Make

10 Sep 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Julio Jones just received a fully guaranteed extension from the Atlanta Falcons. How much will the talented receiver make?

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