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Steph Curry Just Signed An Eight-Figure Deal With Comcast And NBCUniversal

Steph Curry Just Signed An Eight-Figure Deal With Comcast And NBCUniversal

20 Sep 2021 @ 4AM PDT

Steph Curry has done plenty off the court — and he's making big moves off of it, too, like this massive deal with Comcast and NBCUniversal.

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Michael Jordan Once Turned Down A $100 Million Deal That Would Have Required Just Two Hours Of Work

Michael Jordan Once Turned Down A $100 Million Deal That Would Have Required Just Two Hours Of Work

02 Sep 2021 @ 4AM PDT

Michael Jordan is arguably the greatest player of all time. And that allows him to be choosy with his endorsement deals.

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The 10 Highest Paid NBA Stars Will Each Earn $40+ Million Next Season

The 10 Highest Paid NBA Stars Will Each Earn $40+ Million Next Season

02 Sep 2021 @ 4AM PDT

This NBA season is shaping up to be an exciting one for fans — and an especially lucrative one for the league's top players.

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The Grizzlies Have Paid Players More Than $30 Million To Go Play For The Lakers

The Grizzlies Have Paid Players More Than $30 Million To Go Play For The Lakers

01 Sep 2021 @ 4AM PDT

The Los Angeles Lakers should have a box of thank you cards handy because the Memphis Grizzlies are helping fund a portion of their roster.

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Nerlens Noel Is Suing His Former Agent Rich Paul For $58 Million

Nerlens Noel Is Suing His Former Agent Rich Paul For $58 Million

27 Aug 2021 @ 4AM PDT

Nerlens Noel just signed a three-year deal with the New York Knicks. But he believes Rich Paul caused him to miss out on even more money.

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Giannis Antetokounmpo Is Now A Part Owner Of The Milwaukee Brewers

Giannis Antetokounmpo Is Now A Part Owner Of The Milwaukee Brewers

23 Aug 2021 @ 4AM PDT

Giannis Antetokounmpo became the latest player to invest in a pro team from another sport — and he's supporting local.

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The Dodgers Paid Cole Hamels $1 Million To Throw Exactly ZERO Innings

The Dodgers Paid Cole Hamels $1 Million To Throw Exactly ZERO Innings

21 Aug 2021 @ 3PM PDT

The Los Angeles Dodgers signed Cole Hamels to a contract earlier this month. That…didn't work out very well.

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Recently-Retired Orioles Slugger Chris Davis Is About To Known As The New Bobby Bonilla (In Terms Of Awesome Deferred Contracts)

Recently-Retired Orioles Slugger Chris Davis Is About To Known As The New Bobby Bonilla (In Terms Of Awesome Deferred Contracts)

19 Aug 2021 @ 4AM PDT

Last week, Chris Davis retired from baseball after 14 years in the MLB. And thanks to an awesome deferred contract, he's about to be known as the new Bobby Bonilla.

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Jamal Mashburn Has Earned A TON Of Money Since His Retirement

Jamal Mashburn Has Earned A TON Of Money Since His Retirement

18 Aug 2021 @ 4AM PDT

It's one of the most common tales in sports: athletes going broke after they retire. How has Jamal Mashburn managed to avoid that same fate?

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Lionel Messi's New Contract With Paris Saint-Germain Will Pay Him Partly In Cryptocurrency

Lionel Messi's New Contract With Paris Saint-Germain Will Pay Him Partly In Cryptocurrency

16 Aug 2021 @ 4AM PDT

Lionel Messi's new contract with Paris Saint-Germain will pay him handsomely, but it'll also let him dabble in the cryptocurrency world.

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Luka Doncic And Trae Young Were Traded For Each Other On Draft Night — And They Each Just Signed $200+ Million Extensions

Luka Doncic And Trae Young Were Traded For Each Other On Draft Night — And They Each Just Signed $200+ Million Extensions

13 Aug 2021 @ 4AM PDT

Luka Doncic and Trae Young will always be connected in NBA lore. And now, they'll be linked for another big reason.

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When Betting On Yourself Goes Wrong — Here's How Much Money Dennis Schroder Just Lost

When Betting On Yourself Goes Wrong — Here's How Much Money Dennis Schroder Just Lost

11 Aug 2021 @ 4PM PDT

Dennis Schroder turned down a massive contract extension earlier this year. And after a dry free agency, here's how much he's missing out on.

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Lionel Messi's 2-Year Contract With Paris Saint-Germain Has Been Revealed! Is He Still The Highest Paid Athlete In The World?

Lionel Messi's 2-Year Contract With Paris Saint-Germain Has Been Revealed! Is He Still The Highest Paid Athlete In The World?

11 Aug 2021 @ 9AM PDT

Lionel Messi is packing his Barcelona bags and taking his talents to Paris. With the move he is making a huge salary… but is it enough to maintain his title of highest-paid soccer player in the world??

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The Most Interesting Financial Moves Of NBA Free Agency So Far

The Most Interesting Financial Moves Of NBA Free Agency So Far

10 Aug 2021 @ 4AM PDT

The first week of NBA free agency is always a thrilling time as players sign big deals and join new teams. Here are some of the highlights.

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Kevin Durant's New Contract Will Help Him Reach An Incredible Milestone

Kevin Durant's New Contract Will Help Him Reach An Incredible Milestone

09 Aug 2021 @ 4AM PDT

Kevin Durant is staying in Brooklyn for several more years. His latest deal pushes him to an impressive milestone.

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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

02 Oct 2020 @ 11AM UTC
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.
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How Much Money Would Giannis Antetokounmpo Give Up By Leaving The Bucks?

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

29 Sep 2020 @ 11AM UTC
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.
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The 25 Richest Athletes In The World 2020

The 25 Richest Athletes In The World 2020

13 Apr 2020 @ 5PM UTC
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?
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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

29 Jan 2020 @ 6PM UTC
Barstool founder Dave Portnoy has a lot of haters. And those haters are going to lose their minds today...
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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

16 Jan 2018 @ 12PM UTC
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.
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The Tragic Downfall Of The NBA's Delonte West

The Tragic Downfall Of The NBA's Delonte West

20 Jan 2020 @ 6PM UTC
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.
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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

16 Jan 2020 @ 12PM UTC
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.
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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

28 Apr 2016 @ 5PM UTC
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.
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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

29 Jun 2016 @ 11AM UTC
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.
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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

19 Mar 2018 @ 11AM UTC
Sam Bradford has made a ton of money in the NFL... but it hasn't necessarily translated to success on the field.
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