The "Sports News" section is home to everything you could ever need to know about the world of athlete wealth. Major contract negotiations, billionaire team owners, Floyd Mayweather's $300 million paydays... plus every other noteworthy story involving sports and money that you need to know about.
Rob Gronkowski retires after 9 impressive seasons in the NFL. Perhaps more impressively, he retires without spending a dime of his $60 million NFL career earnings!
Which of the March Madness coaches are making mad money?
Zion Williamson missed a handful of games due to injury this year, but in the long run, going to Duke was perhaps the best move he could have made.
Landon Collins Will Make More Per Year Than Any Safety Ever – And It's A Great Deal For The Redskins
Washington signed Landon Collins to the most expensive per-season contract a safety has ever received, at least on paper. But a deeper dive reveals a very reasonable deal for one of the best in the game.
Mike Trout just signed the largest deal in sports history. How much will he make in total and on a per year basis?
Nick Foles is headed to Jacksonville to be the starting quarterback for the Jaguars. But did his new team overpay to acquire him?
Zion Williamson has an insurance policy, should he drop out of the lottery. He's certainly not the first athlete to do it – but the policies are far more complicated than they seem at first glance.
After being traded to the Oakland Raiders, Antonio Brown is signing a new contract – one that will make him the highest-paid receiver in the entire NFL.
The Philadelphia Eagles aren't placing the franchise tag on Nick Foles, allowing him to become a free agent. How much should he expect to make on the open market?
Congratulations to Bryce Harper for signing a massive contract that should keep him financially set for the rest of his life. Still, it's not nearly as impressive as the deal Bobby Bonilla agreed to, 20 years ago.
The Colorado Rockies are looking for their first World Series title. To help accomplish that, they just gave their star third-baseman the biggest contract in franchise history.
After signing Cristiano Ronaldo last summer, Juventus is making a splash in another way: by issuing nearly $170 million worth of bonds.
Bryce Harper has finally decided on where he'll play next year – and for the dozen years after that. Along the way, he'll make more from one contract than any player ever has before him.
$300 million is plenty of money, which is what Manny Machado will get from the San Diego Padres. But if he had signed elsewhere, he could have made millions more. Just how much is he leaving on the table?
When an athlete puts their memorabilia up for auction, it often means they're in financial trouble. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is donating his prized possessions for a much different reason.