Darren Rovell

Darren Rovell


Business of Sports Betting & Memorabilia Collector of tickets. Sports Business Reporter for @ActionNetworkHQ, Founder of @DrinkKickStand.

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Deshaun Watson will lose NONE of his $44.9 million signing bonus. He received his first $15M yesterday.

In 1953, Vin Scully, 25, became the youngest broadcaster to announce the World Series. He was paid $200 and still lived with his parents.

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For the first time ever, college athletes can get paid for their own highlights. Twitter struck a deal with @opendorse  that allows Pac-12 players to share their own highlights. Those highlights will be sliced with ads, and the $ goes back to the athlete.

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Seinfeld Night at Brooklyn Cyclones game last night. Here’s your winner to the Elaine Dance Contest (H/T @NewYorkNico , cc: @OfficialJLD )

Dave Wottle turns 72 today. If his 800m final at the 1972 games in Munich came during the social media era, it would have been called the greatest race of all time. If you haven’t seen it, enjoy. If you have, it’s hard not to watch again.

JUST IN: @Sothebys  is auctioning off the jersey Michael Jordan wore for Game 1 of the 1998 NBA Finals. Estimate is $3M-$5M.

One trading card insider thinks the price of Fernando Tatis’ most valuable card plummeted to $500,000 from its height of $3 million

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Ahead of 's final regular season game, Budweiser delivers the most non-traditional tribute video. It's a must watch.

Disney announces it has reached a deal to acquire 21st Century Fox, as predicted by a Simpsons episode that first aired on November 8, 1998.

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Called too short. Only FAU, New Mexico & Rice offer. Walks on to Texas Tech. Wins QB job. Gets Hurt. Transfers. Walks on to Oklahoma. Becomes three-year starter. Leads Sooners to 34 wins in 40 games. Wins 2017 Heisman. Hell of a run, Baker Mayfield.

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Kansas State student had Kit Kat stolen from his car. Hershey execs saw note, filled his Camry with 6,500 Kit Kats

Senegalese painter Bou Bou, who paints with non traditional materials, paints Kobe with a basketball hoop...

FIRST LOOK: debuts outstanding ad using home video of nine-year-old with father Richard from August 29, 1991

JUST IN: Harvard announces all course instruction will be taught online for the 2020-21 academic year. Undergraduate tuition of $49,653 remains the same.

4 years ago, Conor McGregor picked up a welfare check of $235. He'll likely walk away with $100,000,000+ from Mayweather fight.

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