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  • Phil Mickelson insider trading

    Golfer Phil Mickelson was unknowingly involved in insider trading

    Golfer Phil Mickelson has been named in an insider trading case brought forward by the Securities and Exchange Commission Thursday morning, according to a filing. Mickelson received insider tips from sport bettor Billy Walters, one of the co-lead defendants in the case, regarding Dean Foods. Walters received his information from Dean Foods chairman Thomas Davis, the other co-lead defendant. […]

  • MLB Draft

    The 14 most expensive MLB draft failures of all-time

    The MLB draft is not as high profile of an event as the NFL draft. In fact, players selected in the first round are not expected to contribute right away. Instead, they are expected to go to the minor leagues and perfect their craft. Then, when the time is right, the team that drafted them […]

  • female athletes

    The 15 Highest Paid Female Athletes In The World

    Female athletes don’t get the credit they deserve. They train just as hard, if not harder than their male counterparts, yet for some reason they are still seen as “soft.” Let’s be clear, female athletes are anything but that sad and sexist ideal. To prove the point, just step into the ring with Ronda Rousey for […]

  • League of Legends

    Top 10 Highest Paid E-Sports Athletes Around The World

    Electronic sports has long been seen as the red-haired step-sibling of professional sports. It is seen as a way for the athletically un-inclined to participate in equal competition with each other. A way for these “athletes” to avoid the ridicule of the star quarterback and his entourage. That was years ago. Now esports is seen […]

  • Tom Brady Eating Chicken

    Tom Brady’s diet plan can be yours for $200

    Tom Brady is selling a $200 food plan and cook book on his TB12 website. The book, which Brady calls a “Nutritional Manual” isn’t your typical collection of recipes. Brady calls it his “living document.” The website describes the manual as follows: “TB12 Nutrition Manual is a limited-edition “living document” containing information about our core TB12 nutritional philosophies […]

  • Monica Abbott

    Monica Abbott just set a contract record in female team sports

    Professional fastpitch softball player Monica Abbott has become the first female in US team sports to sign a $1 million contract. The $1 million will be paid out over a 6-year contract with the Houston-based Scrap Yard Dawgs. Abbott will receive a base pay of $20,000 with the rest of her contract based on attendance levels. […]

  • Stephen Curry may be ready to return

    Stephen Curry is feeling optimistic about playing in game 3

    The Golden State Warriors have done a great job in the NBA playoffs, despite losing their star player, Stephen Curry, for most of their start. The Warriors finished off the Houston Rockets in the first round and won Game 1 of the second round against the Portland Trailblazers. With that being said, they are definitely […]