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Mike Trout And Anthony Rendon Have Made $280 Million Over The Past Four Seasons—And Missed 60% Of Their Team's Games

Mike Trout And Anthony Rendon Have Made $280 Million Over The Past Four Seasons—And Missed 60% Of Their Team's Games

May 21, 2024

The Angels signed Mike Trout and Anthony Rendon to massive deals in 2019. Their return on investment has been less than they hoped.

Frank Vogel Made $31 Million To Work One Season For The Phoenix Suns

Frank Vogel Made $31 Million To Work One Season For The Phoenix Suns

May 17, 2024

The Suns fired Frank Vogel after a disappointing finish in the playoffs. Don't feel too bad for him, though — he's still owed a ton of money.

The Lions Just Made Jared Goff The Richest Player In Franchise History

The Lions Just Made Jared Goff The Richest Player In Franchise History

May 15, 2024

Jared Goff arrived in Detroit three years ago. Since then, the Lions have seen a reversal in the their fortunes.

The Phoenix Suns Are Paying Two Head Coaches Next Year — And Mike Budenholzer Is Making Money From Two Teams

The Phoenix Suns Are Paying Two Head Coaches Next Year — And Mike Budenholzer Is Making Money From Two Teams

May 14, 2024

Being an NBA head coach is quite lucrative — but as Mike Budenholzer has seen, being a fired NBA coach isn't too bad, either.

Glen "Big Baby" Davis Just Got 40 Months In Prison For His NBA Fraud Scheme

Glen "Big Baby" Davis Just Got 40 Months In Prison For His NBA Fraud Scheme

May 9, 2024

Glen "Big Baby" Davis was charged on multiple fraud charges and conspiracy to make false statements. Now, he just received his sentence.

Kirby Smart Just Got A Record Contract Extension From Georgia

Kirby Smart Just Got A Record Contract Extension From Georgia

May 7, 2024

Kirby Smart has led Georgia to two national titles this decade. The university is willing to pay a ton to keep him around.

Travis Kelce Is Now The Highest Paid Tight End In The NFL

Travis Kelce Is Now The Highest Paid Tight End In The NFL

May 6, 2024

After winning another Super Bowl and embarking on a romance with Taylor Swift, Travis Kelce is setting another NFL record.

Here's What Rory McIlroy And Tiger Woods Got For Staying Loyal To The PGA

Here's What Rory McIlroy And Tiger Woods Got For Staying Loyal To The PGA

May 2, 2024

Despite rumored offers from LIV Golf, Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods have remained loyal to the PGA Tour. Now, they're being rewarded.

After Blowing Most Of An $80 Million NBA Contract, Kevin Porter Jr Is Now Making $10,000 In Greece

After Blowing Most Of An $80 Million NBA Contract, Kevin Porter Jr Is Now Making $10,000 In Greece

May 1, 2024

Kevin Porter Jr. hasn't played in the NBA since October 2023 after a domestic violence charge. He's lost a ton in the process.

Andy Reid Just Became The Highest-Paid Coach In U.S. Sports

Andy Reid Just Became The Highest-Paid Coach In U.S. Sports

Apr 30, 2024

Andy Reid has won three Super Bowls in the past five years in Kansas City. He's being rewarded with an enormous contract extension.

The BIG3 Reportedly Offered Caitlin Clark $15 Million To Play For The League

The BIG3 Reportedly Offered Caitlin Clark $15 Million To Play For The League

Apr 29, 2024

Caitlin Clark won't be playing in the BIG3 this year. The league's co-owner believes it was an intentional move on the part of her agents.

Rory McIlroy Denies Rumor He Was Offered $850 Million To Join LIV Golf

Rory McIlroy Denies Rumor He Was Offered $850 Million To Join LIV Golf

Apr 25, 2024

Rory McIlroy is one of the top golfers in the world. Did he also get a top offer from LIV Golf, the PGA Tour's rival?

Scottie Scheffler's Caddie Has Made More Money This Year Than Rory McIlroy

Scottie Scheffler's Caddie Has Made More Money This Year Than Rory McIlroy

Apr 24, 2024

Scottie Scheffler has been dominating the PGA Tour this season. His performance is paying enormous dividends for his caddy, Ted Scott.

Caitlin Clark's Nike Deal Is Even Bigger Than We Thought

Caitlin Clark's Nike Deal Is Even Bigger Than We Thought

Apr 24, 2024

Caitlin Clark has had a busy month. Perhaps at the top of the list: Signing a record-setting shoe deal with Nike.

How Much Money Will Jontay Porter's Lifetime Ban For Betting Cost Him?

How Much Money Will Jontay Porter's Lifetime Ban For Betting Cost Him?

Apr 22, 2024

The NBA has banned Jontay Porter for life after a series of irregular betting activities. His decision could cost him millions.

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How Diego Simeone Became The Highest-Paid Coach In Sports History

How Diego Simeone Became The Highest-Paid Coach In Sports History

Oct 2, 2020
Diego Simeone is by far the highest-paid coach in all of pro sports. Here's a look at how he's gotten to that position.
How Much Money Would Giannis Antetokounmpo Give Up By Leaving The Bucks?

How Much Money Would Giannis Antetokounmpo Give Up By Leaving The Bucks?

Sep 29, 2020
Giannis Antetokounmpo isn't a free agent until next offseason, but there's already plenty of buzz about where he'll end up. If he leaves Milwaukee, he'll leave a ton of money on the table.
The 25 Richest Athletes In The World 2020

The 25 Richest Athletes In The World 2020

Apr 13, 2020
Who is the richest athlete in the world? Which athletes are billionaires? Floyd Mayweather, Michael Jordan, Michael Schumacher and Tiger Woods have each earned well over $1 billion in their careers. But is that enough to make one of them the richest of all?
Love Him Or Hate Him, Barstool Founder Dave Portnoy Is Now Worth $100 Million

Love Him Or Hate Him, Barstool Founder Dave Portnoy Is Now Worth $100 Million

Jan 29, 2020
Barstool founder Dave Portnoy has a lot of haters. And those haters are going to lose their minds today...
After Blowing Through $80 Million, Terrell Owens Has Financial Advice For Other Players

After Blowing Through $80 Million, Terrell Owens Has Financial Advice For Other Players

Jan 16, 2018
Terrell Owens has lost almost all of his money from his playing days. Now, he's offering advice to make sure others don't fall down the same path.
The Tragic Downfall Of The NBA's Delonte West

The Tragic Downfall Of The NBA's Delonte West

Jan 20, 2020
The NBA's Delonte West spent half of his career playing with an undiagnosed mental illness, running through money faster than he could make it, and marking his days and nights with episodes of mania and depression. Delonte West is bipolar.
Cody Bellinger's New Contract Will Pay Him More Than 19 Times What He Made In 2019

Cody Bellinger's New Contract Will Pay Him More Than 19 Times What He Made In 2019

Jan 16, 2020
Fresh off a National League MVP award, Cody Bellinger just get a big new contract from the Los Angeles Dodgers. Here's how much he'll make in 2020.
Ozzie Silna, One Of The Brothers Who Made $800 Million Off The Best Business Deal Of All Time, Dies At 83

Ozzie Silna, One Of The Brothers Who Made $800 Million Off The Best Business Deal Of All Time, Dies At 83

Apr 28, 2016
40 years ago, Ozzie and Daniel Silna lucked into what eventually became the best sports business deal of all time, netting them $800 million. Ozzie just died at the age of 83.
Dez Bryant Is Being Sued For Leaving A Rental Home In Disgusting Condition

Dez Bryant Is Being Sued For Leaving A Rental Home In Disgusting Condition

Jun 29, 2016
In the latest story of an athlete leaving a rental home in less than stellar shape, Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant is being sued for wreaking havoc on a property he lived in for less than two years.
Sam Bradford Has Made More Than A Million Dollars For Every Touchdown He's Thrown In The NFL

Sam Bradford Has Made More Than A Million Dollars For Every Touchdown He's Thrown In The NFL

Mar 19, 2018
Sam Bradford has made a ton of money in the NFL... but it hasn't necessarily translated to success on the field.