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Paul George Just Signed A Massive Max Deal To Stay With The Clippers

Paul George Just Signed A Massive Max Deal To Stay With The Clippers

10 Dec 2020 @ 8PM PST

Paul George and the Los Angeles Clippers just agreed to a max extension. Here's a look inside the financials of the deal.

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Donovan Mitchell Is Donating $12 Million To His Day School

Donovan Mitchell Is Donating $12 Million To His Day School

08 Dec 2020 @ 4AM PST

Earlier this offseason, Donovan Mitchell signed a "life-changing" deal with the Utah Jazz. Now he's helping change the lives of others.

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One Day After LeBron Signed A New Deal, Anthony Davis Agrees To A Max Contract

One Day After LeBron Signed A New Deal, Anthony Davis Agrees To A Max Contract

03 Dec 2020 @ 6PM PST

Anthony Davis signs a maximum deal to stay in Los Angeles — and it may actually be a bargain for the Lakers.

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The Biggest Financial Winners and Losers From The NBA Draft

The Biggest Financial Winners and Losers From The NBA Draft

03 Dec 2020 @ 4AM PST

The NBA Draft was held virtually this year, but in terms of money, we still have plenty of winners and losers.

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LeBron James Signs A Massive Contract Extension That Could End When His Son Enters The League

LeBron James Signs A Massive Contract Extension That Could End When His Son Enters The League

02 Dec 2020 @ 7PM PST

LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers just agreed on a huge contract extension. Here's how much the reigning Finals MVP will make.

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The Warriors Will Spend $82 Million On This Player Next Season — And It's Not Who You'd Think

The Warriors Will Spend $82 Million On This Player Next Season — And It's Not Who You'd Think

25 Nov 2020 @ 6AM PST

The Golden State Warriors lost Klay Thompson for the season. And they're spending a ton of money to replace him.

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Ryan Reynolds And Rob McElhenney Just Bought A Soccer Team For Virtually No Money

Ryan Reynolds And Rob McElhenney Just Bought A Soccer Team For Virtually No Money

25 Nov 2020 @ 4AM PST

The two actors are using a unique investment structure where they won't have to pay any initial money to secure an ownership stake.

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Jayson Tatum And Donovan Mitchell Can Make More Than $390 Million With Their New Contracts

Jayson Tatum And Donovan Mitchell Can Make More Than $390 Million With Their New Contracts

24 Nov 2020 @ 8PM PST

Jayson Tatum and Donovan Mitchell are two of the NBA's most exciting stars. Here's how they can maximize their next contracts.

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Ken Griffey Jr. And His Wife Join The Seattle Sounders Ownership Group

Ken Griffey Jr. And His Wife Join The Seattle Sounders Ownership Group

24 Nov 2020 @ 4AM PST

Ken Griffey Jr. and his wife have joined the star-studded ownership group of the Seattle Sounders, continuing their support of Seattle.

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From Undrafted To Major Pay Day: Fred VanVleet Signs A Huge New Contract

From Undrafted To Major Pay Day: Fred VanVleet Signs A Huge New Contract

22 Nov 2020 @ 11AM PST

Fred VanVleet wasn't selected in the NBA Draft, but he hasn't let that stop him from making an impact — and now, he'll earn a ton of money.

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Gordon Hayward Turned Down $34.2 Million And It Was A Great Financial Move

Gordon Hayward Turned Down $34.2 Million And It Was A Great Financial Move

22 Nov 2020 @ 11AM PST

Gordon Hayward turned down a player option worth more than $34 million — and it's likely going to be a smart move.

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Here's How Much Money Robinson Cano Will Lose After Being Suspended For An Entire Season

Here's How Much Money Robinson Cano Will Lose After Being Suspended For An Entire Season

22 Nov 2020 @ 4AM PST

Robinson Cano just received a second suspension for using a performance-enhancing drug. And it'll cost him a ton of money.

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How De'Aaron Fox Can Earn An Additional $33 Million On His Huge Max Contract

How De'Aaron Fox Can Earn An Additional $33 Million On His Huge Max Contract

21 Nov 2020 @ 12PM PST

De'Aaron Fox just signed a huge contract to stay with the Sacramento Kings. By hitting certain milestones, he can make the deal even bigger.

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How Fred VanVleet Went From Undrafted To The Most In-Demand Free Agent

How Fred VanVleet Went From Undrafted To The Most In-Demand Free Agent

20 Nov 2020 @ 9PM PST

Four years ago, Fred VanVleet got passed over by every team in the NBA. Today, he's the most coveted free agent on the market.

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Dan Gilbert Is One Of The World's Richest People — So Why Are Cleveland Taxpayers Funding His Stadium?

Dan Gilbert Is One Of The World's Richest People — So Why Are Cleveland Taxpayers Funding His Stadium?

20 Nov 2020 @ 4AM PST

Dan Gilbert is one of the two richest sports owners in North America. Yet he's still getting financial help from his city.

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