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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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Colin Kaepernick Reportedly Gets $60-$80 Million Settlement From The NFL

Colin Kaepernick Reportedly Gets $60-$80 Million Settlement From The NFL

18 Feb 2019 @ 2PM PST

Anonymous NFL sources have been quoted as putting the amount as between $60 million and $80 million, with some earlier rumors putting it at closer to $100 million.

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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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Patrick Mahomes Could Earn A Record Deal Worth More Than $200 Million

Patrick Mahomes Could Earn A Record Deal Worth More Than $200 Million

29 Jan 2019 @ 4AM PST

Patrick Mahomes is one of the hottest quarterbacks in the NFL – and he soon may be the most well-paid, too.

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Want To Make $96,000 A Year? You Just Have To Nanny Two Future Soccer Players

Want To Make $96,000 A Year? You Just Have To Nanny Two Future Soccer Players

29 Jan 2019 @ 4AM PST

A family is looking to help their sons fulfill their dreams – and that could mean a hefty payday for one lucky nanny.

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Jared Goff Is In The NFC Championship Game…But Where Are The Players The Rams Traded To Get Him?

Jared Goff Is In The NFC Championship Game…But Where Are The Players The Rams Traded To Get Him?

19 Jan 2019 @ 7AM PST

Before the 2016 NFL Draft, the Rams and Titans made a massive blockbuster trade. Where did those players all end up?

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The 10 Most Expensive Team Purchases In Sports History

The 10 Most Expensive Team Purchases In Sports History

18 Jan 2019 @ 4AM PST

Buying a sports franchise takes a lot of money, but some are more expensive than ever. Here are the highest prices people have paid to own a team.

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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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How Much Did Colin Kaepernick Make Playing In The NFL?

How Much Did Colin Kaepernick Make Playing In The NFL?

03 Sep 2018 @ 11PM UTC
Colin Kaepernick has been making headlines for plenty of off-the-field reasons, but how much did he make while playing with the 49ers?
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Former 49ers Safety Eric Reid Is Filing A Collusion Grievance Against The NFL...How Much Money Has He Lost?

Former 49ers Safety Eric Reid Is Filing A Collusion Grievance Against The NFL...How Much Money Has He Lost?

10 May 2018 @ 11AM UTC
Eric Reid is one of the top safeties in the NFL. But no team has signed him this offseason - and it could cost him millions.
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How To Choke Your Way Out Of $100 Million – The Rise And Fall Of Latrell Sprewell

How To Choke Your Way Out Of $100 Million – The Rise And Fall Of Latrell Sprewell

06 Jul 2015 @ 1PM UTC
Latrell Sprewell famously turned down millions of dollars because he claims it wasn't enough to feed his family. Here's how Latrell choked through a $100 million fortune...
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What Happens To A Player's Money If He Dies While Under Contract?

What Happens To A Player's Money If He Dies While Under Contract?

25 Sep 2018 @ 11AM UTC
It's a bit morbid to think about, but sadly, it's a reality professional sports teams have to prepare for: What happens when a player dies while under contract?
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Jeb Bush and Derek Jeter Are Each Trying To Buy The Miami Marlins

Jeb Bush and Derek Jeter Are Each Trying To Buy The Miami Marlins

13 Apr 2017 @ 11AM UTC
The Miami Marlins are not among the top franchises and baseball, but they're still going to fetch a pretty penny. And there are a pair of big names who are interested in buying them.
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Skip Bayless Left ESPN For A REALLY Big Payday

Skip Bayless Left ESPN For A REALLY Big Payday

04 May 2016 @ 11AM UTC
ESPN has seen a number of its top personalities leave the network in recent years, but the latest departure is one that not too many fans are getting upset over. Controversial First Take co-host Skip Bayless will soon be leaving for a bigger payday with Fox Sports.
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Seven NFL Incentives That Players Earned – And Missed – In The Final Week Of The Season

Seven NFL Incentives That Players Earned – And Missed – In The Final Week Of The Season

31 Dec 2018 @ 5PM UTC
As another NFL season comes to a close, let's take a look at some of the incentive bonuses players captured – and a few that slipped right through their fingers.
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Kawhi Leonard Turned Down An Extension With Jordan Brand To Sign With New Balance

Kawhi Leonard Turned Down An Extension With Jordan Brand To Sign With New Balance

07 Dec 2018 @ 12PM UTC
Kawhi Leonard will be the face of New Balance as it hopes to jump back into the basketball world.
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These NFL Players Have A Successful Cupcake Side Hustle

These NFL Players Have A Successful Cupcake Side Hustle

15 Jul 2018 @ 11AM UTC
Learn how two former NFL teammates joined forces on another adventure: baking and decorating cupcakes.
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