Articles by Rob Flis

Top 10 Highest-Earning Golfers in Masters History


Before jumping into the top 10 list of highest-earning golfers in Masters history, it is important to take a brief look at the history of the tournament itself. The Masters Tournament, popularly known...

Top 10 Biggest Contracts in MLB History


Baseball is the highest-paying professional team sport in North America. As of the start of the 2013 season, all thirty Major League Baseball teams paid a combined total of $3.1 billion to their playe...

$256,000 Per Punch: Floyd Mayweather Jr.


Ever wonder what it would be like to be worth $170 Million? Just ask Floyd. Since his professional boxing debut in 1996, Floyd Mayweather Jr. has become one of the greatest boxers in the history of th...

10 of the Highest-Paid NHL Enforcers for 2013


The NHL "enforcer" is a position of considerable controversy. His job is to make sure the opposition doesn't get away with any violent or dirty play during a game. He's out there to be physically impo...

Top 10 Most Valuable Ball-Hogs in the NBA


The days of roses and wine for the NBA seem to be far from over, for the top players of the league are raking in the moolah more than ever. But when it comes down to earning their salary and making th...

Top 10 Most Expensive Olympics Ever

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It takes a lot of money to be able to host the Olympics Games. A host nation must be ready to construct new, awe-inspiring buildings. They must be ready to accommodate the influx of visitors and provi...

Top 10 Highest-Paid Coaches in the NHL for 2013


Most hockey fans would agree that any coach is limited by his roster of players. On the other hand, even a team stocked with international talent will only go so far as their coach takes them. The bes...

The 10 Most Expensive NHL Contract Buyouts


Buyouts are an integral part of professional sports programs. They allow a franchise to free-up assets and acquire new talent under their salary caps. Some buyouts make sense for everyone involved. Th...

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