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Liverpool Just Won The European Cup – Which Means LeBron James Just Got Wealthier

Liverpool Just Won The European Cup – Which Means LeBron James Just Got Wealthier

01 Jun 2019 @ 9PM PDT

Liverpool F.C. took home its sixth UEFA Champions League cup today – and that's good news for LeBron James. Here's why.

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How Much Did Babe Ruth Make Per Year At The Peak Of His Career, In Salary And Endorsements?

How Much Did Babe Ruth Make Per Year At The Peak Of His Career, In Salary And Endorsements?

31 May 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Babe Ruth had one of the most impressive single-season performances during the Yankees' powerhouse 1927 season. Between salary and endorsements, how much did Ruth earn that year?

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How Long Did It Take Tiger Woods To Earn $100 Million?

How Long Did It Take Tiger Woods To Earn $100 Million?

30 May 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Even after going more than a decade between winning majors, Tiger Woods has still made a ton of money throughout his career. How quickly did he make $100 million?

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Who Is Raptors Superfan Nav Bhatia And How'd He Earn His Fortune?

Who Is Raptors Superfan Nav Bhatia And How'd He Earn His Fortune?

29 May 2019 @ 4AM PDT

If you've ever watched a Toronto Raptors home game, you've likely caught a glimpse of Nav Bhatia, the team's official Super Fan. Here's how he made his millions.

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David Beckham Just Spent $50 Million To Buy The Rest Of His Company (A $150 Million Valuation!!!)

David Beckham Just Spent $50 Million To Buy The Rest Of His Company (A $150 Million Valuation!!!)

25 May 2019 @ 4AM PDT

David Beckham and his wife Victoria now own all of Beckham Holdings. So now, what is the valuation of the company?

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These Six NBA Players Could Make A Ton Of Extra Money If They're Voted To An All-NBA Team

These Six NBA Players Could Make A Ton Of Extra Money If They're Voted To An All-NBA Team

24 May 2019 @ 4AM PDT

The NBA supermax is a way for teams to offer more money to keep their stars. And it could result in some huge paydays for these players over the coming months.

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How Much More Money Will John Beilein Make With The Cleveland Cavaliers Than He Would Have At Michigan?

How Much More Money Will John Beilein Make With The Cleveland Cavaliers Than He Would Have At Michigan?

22 May 2019 @ 4AM PDT

New Cleveland Cavaliers coach John Beilein left a cushy job at Michigan to leap to the NBA. How much more money will he make in his new gig?

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Seven NBA Players Who Have Earned A Surprisingly Large Amount Of Money

Seven NBA Players Who Have Earned A Surprisingly Large Amount Of Money

18 May 2019 @ 4AM PDT

NBA players can make a ton of money throughout their careers. These seven players are proof that you don't need to be a superstar to earn hundreds of millions of dollars.

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The Five Current Worst Contracts In The NBA

The Five Current Worst Contracts In The NBA

17 May 2019 @ 4AM PDT

The NBA is full of players earning a ton of money. For some teams, these contracts have been well worth it. For others? Well, they're among the worst in the league.

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Here's How Much Money Telvin Smith Is Giving Up By Not Playing In 2019

Here's How Much Money Telvin Smith Is Giving Up By Not Playing In 2019

16 May 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Telvin Smith is one of the top linebackers in the NFL. Yet he abruptly announced he's going to skip the entire 2019 season. Here's how much money he stands to lose.

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49ers Rookie Jalen Hurd Changed His Position – And It Could Earn Him Millions

49ers Rookie Jalen Hurd Changed His Position – And It Could Earn Him Millions

15 May 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Jalen Hurd made a choice to switch positions during his junior year of college. That decision could end up paying off in a huge way.

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NO. Lance Armstrong Is NOT A Billionaire From Uber

NO. Lance Armstrong Is NOT A Billionaire From Uber

10 May 2019 @ 5AM PDT

Recently, several outlets have been reporting that Lance Armstrong's early investment in Uber changed the fortunes of his family and made him a billionaire. Well, maybe someday that will happen, but it simply is not the case right now.

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More Athletes Are Betting On Themselves With Shorter Deals – Here's Why

More Athletes Are Betting On Themselves With Shorter Deals – Here's Why

10 May 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Across professional sports leagues, we've seen a trend of more players taking shorter contracts in an effort to maximize their total earnings. Here are three big reasons why.

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How Much More Money Will Kyler Murray Make By Playing Football Over Baseball?

How Much More Money Will Kyler Murray Make By Playing Football Over Baseball?

01 May 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Kyler Murray went from minor league baseball to the No. 1 pick in the NFL Draft. So how much more money will he make as a professional football player?

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Frank Clark Got Traded And May Become Nearly $90 Million Richer Because Of It

Frank Clark Got Traded And May Become Nearly $90 Million Richer Because Of It

30 Apr 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Frank Clark didn't sign the franchise tag in Seattle, so the Seahawks traded him to Kansas City. Now, he's received a nine-figure deal.

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