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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.
Kevin Garnett hasn't played in the NBA since 2016, but for more than five years, he's been eyeing an ownership role with the Minnesota Timberwolves. Here's a look inside how he can make that happen.
When the Los Angeles Dodgers acquired Mookie Betts in February, they didn't know if he'd stick around past this season. Now, they've locked him into a long-term deal that runs into next decade.
Kelly Loeffler owns the WNBA's Atlanta Dream, and she's made it clear she doesn't support the league's backing of the Black Lives Matter movement. As a result, players and executives across the league are voicing their displeasure with Loeffler.
Months After Buying Out Willie Taggart For $18 Million, Florida State Boosters Received A PPP Loan Worth $900,000
Boosters from Florida State received more than a million dollars from the Paycheck Protection Program. However, the school recently announced layoffs within the athletic department, likely a snowball effect from Willie Taggart's buyout agreement.
Amid conversations of social injustice, the NFL's franchise in Washington is looking to change its name. If they don't, they may be looking at new ownership.
Dirk Nowitzki played more than 20 years for the Dallas Mavericks. It was a great showing of loyalty, but it was also a smart financial move. Here's how much Nowitzki saved by playing in Texas.
Michael Jordan and Nike have been partners for a long time – and it's helped turn Jordan into a billionaire. See how much the Bulls legend has made in Nike royalties over the past 12 months.
After his massive 12-year, $430 million extension, Mike Trout has the largest contract in pro sports. But plenty of athletes have earned huge pay days – here's a look at the biggest ones.
Patrick Mahomes just signed a ten-year extension to stay with the Kansas City Chiefs. It's the largest deal in professional sports history—how much will he be making?
During the coronavirus pandemic, NBA players aren't supposed to be practicing. But that hasn't stopped some players from holding secret workouts – possibly including several members of the Los Angeles Lakers.