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Steve Cohen has finally accomplished his dream of owning the New York Mets. To make it happen he's paying a record-setting amount of money.
After Jalen Ramsey signed a deal worth more than $20 million per year, half the positions in the NFL have broken through that barrier. Here's a look at each position.
Jalen Ramsey signs the largest contract an NFL cornerback has ever seen. Here's how much he'll make during his new deal.
DeAndre Hopkins just set the record for a non-QB contract. Here's how much the star receiver will earn with his new deal.
Mets ownership has moved into an exclusive offering with Steve Cohen. That means the bidding group featuring Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez is officially not going to own the team.
Michael Jordan has joined DraftKings as a special advisor to the board of directors. And the betting company's stock is shooting up accordingly. Here's how high it rose in one day.
Jim Pallotta is selling his 8% stake in the Boston Celtics – here's how much he'll make from the sale.
Lionel Messi is already the highest-paid soccer player ever. Now that he's requested a trade from FC Barcelona, he's likely set off a bidding war for his services.
Indians pitchers Mike Clevinger and Zach Plesac broke quarantine while their team was in Chicago. Their actions may ultimately cost them millions of dollars.
George Kittle set both NFL and San Francisco 49ers franchise records in only his second-year in the league. And he just signed a contract that sets another record.
Dan Gilbert may be best known for owning the Cleveland Cavaliers. But it's another part of his portfolio that just made him a huge amount of money.
Floyd Mayweather finished his pro career with an undefeated record and nearly a billion dollars in career earnings. The last man to defeat him in the ring? His story is a bit different.
Between winning a Super Bowl and signing the largest contract in NFL history, it's been a busy year for Patrick Mahomes. His latest move? Becoming a part-owner of the Kansas City Royals.
The WNBA season has already tipped off, though several players are choosing to sit out due to coronavirus or social justice concerns. To help the financial strains of missing the season, Kyrie Irving has started a $1.5 million fund.
As professional sports look to restart amid Covid-19, the NFL and its players have agreed to a major deal to help ease the financial impact of the pandemic. Here's what that deal looks like.