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Which NFL Teams Are The Most Valuable?

Which NFL Teams Are The Most Valuable?

24 Sep 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Owning an NFL franchise is a great way to make your net worth will skyrocket. Which teams are worth the most?

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Former Linebacker Gary Brackett Wants To Change The Way NFL Players Think About Money

Former Linebacker Gary Brackett Wants To Change The Way NFL Players Think About Money

24 Sep 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Gary Brackett has found success in his post-NFL life. Now, he's working to make sure other athletes are set once their playing days are over.

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A Japanese Player Is Passing On Hundreds Of Millions of Dollars To Play In The MLB

A Japanese Player Is Passing On Hundreds Of Millions of Dollars To Play In The MLB

23 Sep 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Dubbed the "Japanese Babe Ruth," Shohei Otani could be the first two-way baseball player in decades. And thanks to an MLB rule, whichever team signs Otani will be getting him for an absolute bargain.

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Adidas Just Surpassed The Jordan Brand To Become No. 2 In U.S. Market Share

Adidas Just Surpassed The Jordan Brand To Become No. 2 In U.S. Market Share

22 Sep 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Adidas has done something that many people previously thought unthinkable: the German company has overtaken Jordan Brand in market share in the United States.

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NFL Player Who Made $50 Million Now Drives For Uber To Cure His Boredom

NFL Player Who Made $50 Million Now Drives For Uber To Cure His Boredom

21 Sep 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Ever wished you could get a ride from a professional athlete? If you live in the greater Philadelphia region, you may just have the chance to do that.

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The Golden State Warriors Signed The Largest NBA Advertising Deal Yet

The Golden State Warriors Signed The Largest NBA Advertising Deal Yet

18 Sep 2017 @ 4AM PDT

The Golden State Warriors are the latest team to sign a jersey advertising deal, pairing with global tech giant Rakuten. How much is the deal worth?

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Jackie Robinson's 1947 MLB Contract Going Up for Auction

Jackie Robinson's 1947 MLB Contract Going Up for Auction

18 Sep 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Adding to the contract's value is the fact that it is the only known copy still known to exist, as both MLB and the Dodgers say they don't have one. It reflects the $5,000 Jackie Robinson got for his first year in Major League Baseball.

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The Houston Rockets Sale Dramatically Increases Michael Jordan's Net Worth

The Houston Rockets Sale Dramatically Increases Michael Jordan's Net Worth

18 Sep 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Even though he has nothing to do with the franchise, the sale of the Houston Rockets is actually a huge deal for Michael Jordan. Here's why.

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Russell Westbrook Just Signed The Largest Contract In The History Of Nike's Jordan Brand

Russell Westbrook Just Signed The Largest Contract In The History Of Nike's Jordan Brand

16 Sep 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Russell Westbrook and Jordan Brand agree to the most expensive contract ever handed out to an athlete in the brand's history.

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Facebook Is Paying Millions Of Dollars To Bleacher Report For Marshawn Lynch's Reality Show

Facebook Is Paying Millions Of Dollars To Bleacher Report For Marshawn Lynch's Reality Show

15 Sep 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Whether on the field or off, Marshawn Lynch is an exceptionally entertaining guy. Facebook is counting on him to help launch their new Watch video service – and isn't afraid to spend big bucks on him.

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Dak Prescott Only Makes About Half A Million Dollars From His Salary… But His Earnings Are Five Times That

Dak Prescott Only Makes About Half A Million Dollars From His Salary… But His Earnings Are Five Times That

14 Sep 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Dak Prescott's rookie salary is among the lowest of all quarterbacks in the league. But don't feel too bad for him – he's still making plenty of money thanks to his incredible business acumen.

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Mayweather vs McGregor Surprisingly Didn't Break The Ticket Sales Record

Mayweather vs McGregor Surprisingly Didn't Break The Ticket Sales Record

13 Sep 2017 @ 4AM PDT

It was thought that Mayweather/McGregor would be easily break every money-related record in boxing history, but it fell well short in one significant financial metric.

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Harry Kane Wants To Join The NFL After He Retires From Soccer… And Here's Why It's A Brilliant Move

Harry Kane Wants To Join The NFL After He Retires From Soccer… And Here's Why It's A Brilliant Move

13 Sep 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Harry Kane is one of the most accomplished active soccer players. But he's not satisfied with just one sport.

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18 Years Ago, John Elway Could Have Bought 20% Of The Broncos For $36M. He Passed, And Missed Out On A FORTUNE

18 Years Ago, John Elway Could Have Bought 20% Of The Broncos For $36M. He Passed, And Missed Out On A FORTUNE

12 Sep 2017 @ 11AM PDT

In 1998, the Denver Broncos made John Elway one of the best investment offers you can imagine. Elway declined. See what the offer would be worth today!

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Could Aaron Rodgers Be The First NFL Player To Sign A $200 Million Contract?

Could Aaron Rodgers Be The First NFL Player To Sign A $200 Million Contract?

08 Sep 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Aaron Rodgers is eligible to restructure his contract after next season. And he could be in for a HUGE pay day.

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Michael Jordan Is Joining Derek Jeter In His Bid To Buy The Marlins

Michael Jordan Is Joining Derek Jeter In His Bid To Buy The Marlins

13 Jul 2017 @ 11AM UTC
If you thought Derek Jeter was already a big name for a potential Miami Marlins owner, wait until you see who his group just added as an investor.
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Floyd Mayweather's Career Earnings Will Top $1 BILLION After Conor McGregor Fight

Floyd Mayweather's Career Earnings Will Top $1 BILLION After Conor McGregor Fight

26 Aug 2017 @ 8PM UTC
It's hard to even fathom, but after the Conor McGregor fight, Floyd Mayweather career earnings could top $1 BILLION. Related article: Floyd Mayweather Net Worth
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Andre Roberson Allegedly Left A Bartender A Terrible Tip After He Signed A $30 Million Contract

Andre Roberson Allegedly Left A Bartender A Terrible Tip After He Signed A $30 Million Contract

15 Jul 2017 @ 11AM UTC
Andre Roberson received a lot of backlash for his alleged cheap tipping at an Austin, Texas restaurant last week.
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After Acquiring Chris Paul And Locking Up James Harden, Carmelo Anthony Is The Next Target For The Houston Rockets

After Acquiring Chris Paul And Locking Up James Harden, Carmelo Anthony Is The Next Target For The Houston Rockets

14 Jul 2017 @ 11AM UTC
The Rockets have made plenty of major moves this offseason. There's just one more big fish they want to catch.
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Jerry Jones Has Figured Out How To Make Another $6.96 Million A Year Off Of Fans

Jerry Jones Has Figured Out How To Make Another $6.96 Million A Year Off Of Fans

21 Jan 2016 @ 12PM UTC
Dallas Cowboys owner, Jerry Jones, is filthy, stinking rich for a reason. He is a good businessman, and it looks like he has figured out another way for his team to generate at least $6.96 million in additional revenue for him.
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Adam Silver Net Worth And Salary

Adam Silver Net Worth And Salary

22 Jun 2017 @ 11PM UTC
What is NBA Commissioner Adam Silver's net worth and salary?
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New York Yankees Star Aaron Judge Isn't In A Rush To Sign Any Endorsement Deals

New York Yankees Star Aaron Judge Isn't In A Rush To Sign Any Endorsement Deals

15 Jul 2017 @ 11AM UTC
Aaron Judge is one of the most marketable baseball players in a long time, but he isn't in a rush to sign any endorsement deals.
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LeBron James Makes Nearly Ten Times As Much Per Game As Michael Jordan Did

LeBron James Makes Nearly Ten Times As Much Per Game As Michael Jordan Did

30 Aug 2017 @ 11AM UTC
LeBron James earned more than $300,000 per game this past season. How does his salary stack up with what Michael Jordan earned during the prime of his career?
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LeBron James Doesn't Want Endorsement Deals From Public Companies... And It's A BRILLIANT Business Move

LeBron James Doesn't Want Endorsement Deals From Public Companies... And It's A BRILLIANT Business Move

24 Apr 2017 @ 11AM UTC
LeBron James recently partnered with Intel for a commercial that ran during the Final Four and NBA playoffs. It's actually a rare move – he's mostly been doing deals with companies that aren't public, which is a really smart business strategy.
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The Philadelphia 76ers Just Became The First North American Professional Sports Team To Purchase An eSports Team

The Philadelphia 76ers Just Became The First North American Professional Sports Team To Purchase An eSports Team

03 Oct 2016 @ 11AM UTC
Fresh off one of the worst seasons in NBA history, the Philadelphia 76ers have spent this off-season making moves, and not just on the court.
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