Khalil Mack signs game-changing $141 million contract hours after being traded to the Chicago Bears

Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images Khalil Mack is now the highest-paid defensive player in NFL history. Mack was traded to the Chicago Bears on Saturday, and agreed to a six-year, $ 141 million extension with the team just hours later. The record-setting deal comes just a day after Aaron Donald set a previous high mark with […]

A major change is coming to how tech stocks are traded, and investors face an avoidable risk (FB, AAPL, GOOGL, AMZN, NFLX)

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Starting in September, telecom, tech, media, and entertainment companies will be combined into one S&P 500 sector called Communication Services.  It’s set to be the most crowded sector in the market, according to equity strategists at Bank of America Merrill Lynch.  Investors should buy currently underweight parts of the sector ahead of its […]

The Clippers traded Blake Griffin 6 months after a cringeworthy free-agency pitch in which they raised his jersey to the rafters and likened him to Martin Luther King Jr. and Gandhi

Mike Ehrmann/Getty The Los Angeles Clippers traded Blake Griffin to the Detroit Pistons on Monday. The move comes just months after the Clippers wooed Griffin in free agency with a pitch that included raising his jersey to the rafters and likening him to historical figures like Martin Luther King Jr. and Gandhi on a t-shirt. […]

Blake Griffin had a great reaction to hearing he had been traded to the Pistons

Harry How/Getty Images The Los Angeles Clippers have reportedly agreed to trade superstar forward Blake Griffin to the Detroit Pistons. Griffin took to Twitter to react to the news, sharing much of the shock that NBA fans were also feeling. The Clippers and Pistons are set to play in less than two weeks, setting up […]

A powerful Middle Eastern financier and a billionaire football club owner just traded blows over a £350 million deal to buy Premier League team Newcastle United

Shaun Botterill/Getty Images Powerful Middle Eastern financier Amanda Staveley has countered Mike Ashley’s claim that her efforts to take over Newcastle United were a waste of time. Staveley has made a hat-trick of bids for the Premier League club but Ashley has rejected every single one. Staveley has said this week that her latest offer […]

Buccaneers waive Roberto Aguayo — the kicker they traded up to draft in the second round — after less than 2 seasons

Jason Behnken/AP The Tampa Bay Buccaneers waived kicker Roberto Aguayo less than two years after drafting him in the second round of the 2016 draft. Aguayo set an NCAA record with Florida State for accuracy, prompting the Buccaneers to trade up to draft him. However, Aguayo almost immediately struggled with accuracy in the NFL, missing […]

How Anthony Scaramucci rose to the top of Wall Street, sold his company, tanked his marriage, and traded it all for a wild 10 days in Trump’s White House

Hollis Johnson It only took Anthony Scaramucci 10 days to go from getting hired as President Donald Trump’s new communications director to suddenly looking for a new job. The Long Island native has a long history on Wall Street, and was an early, vocal backer of President Donald Trump. Scaramucci’s appointment to the White House […]

Jimmy Butler may have lost out on nearly $33 million by being traded to the Wolves in a blockbuster deal

Carlos Osorio/AP The Minnesota Timberwolves landed Jimmy Butler from the Chicago Bulls in a big draft-night trade on Thursday. While Butler may be happy about a change of scenery and reunion with former Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau, the trade may have an immense impact on his future earnings. Butler is under contract for two […]

Celtics have reportedly traded the first pick in the NBA Draft to the 76ers

Stephan Savoia/AP The blockbuster trade to shake up the 2017 NBA Draft now appears to be a go. The Boston Celtics are trading the first pick in the upcoming NBA draft to the Philadelphia 76ers, according to multiple reports. David Aldridge of TNT was the first to report that the deal would be completed on […]

One NBA executive reportedly believes Paul George is going to be traded to the Boston Celtics

Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images It is crazy-rumor season in the NBA as we approach Thursday’s trade deadline, and with two big names already being dealt, at least one NBA executive apparently believes the Boston Celtics will land an All-Star this week — Paul George. ESPN Insider Marc Stein was a guest on Zach Lowe’s “The Lowe Post” […]