Money Moves: Betting on Tiger Woods

Tiger Woods costs bookkeepers millions Tiger Woods is officially back. It took nearly eleven years for him to do it, but he has won another major tournament in the 2019 Masters. This meant big wins for anyone betting on Woods to win the 2019 Masters, and several betting companies had big losses. The last time…

Money Moves: March Madness

How much money is involved in the tourmament? March Madness is one of the biggest times for professional sports each year.  This is during the month of March when collegiate basketball teams are competing for the NCAA Championship.  Given that this is such a big time for sports you can only imagine how much money…

Money Moves: Professional eSports

Leveling up in earning potential  “When will you get off that computer?”  “You will never get anywhere spending your life online.”  “Video games aren’t a real job.”  We’ve all heard this and more countless times. Video games, while fun to play, ultimately aren’t a realistic way to make money or build a career.  Esports, the…

Money Moves: Expensive vs. cheap equipment

Is the expensive equipment worth it? Or should you stick with the cheap stuff?  ~Michael Innacelli, CNUTV Managing Editor & Sports Editor~ Sports can be an expensive hobby.  You have to pay for shoes, shirts and all sorts of gear just to be able to play the sport. As a society we want our kids…

Money Moves: Super Bowl ad revenue

How much are Super Bowl ads worth? ~Matthew Scherger, BreakingCNU Editor~ ~Michael Innacelli, CNUTV Managing Editor & Sports Editor “How much money does CBS make on the ads from the Super Bowl?” I feel like I ask that every year around this time. It really is incredible how much money it costs for a simple…

Money Moves: Women’s equal pay in sports

WNBA players want equal pay, can they get it? ~Anna Thomas, Staff Writer~ Within the past several years, the push for equal pay among the sexes has taken off.  And with it has come the conversation of fair pay in the sports world.  The Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA) has been one point of interest…

Money Moves: Machado contract rumors

Manny Machado is the talk of MLB and continues to headline the offseason. Where will he end up and what does this mean for free agents in MLB? The Phillies, the White Sox, the Yankees, or somewhere else all together. Where will Manny go? That’s the question on every General Manager’s (GM) mind this offseason….

Money moves: Christian Pulisic $73 million

What Christian Pulisic’s big move could mean for him and U.S. Soccer programs around the country AUSTIN URCHAUSTIN.URCH.16@CNU.EDUMICHAEL INNACELLIMICHAEL.INNACELLI.15@CNU.EDU Money talks, but in the world of soccer it tends to yell.  Neymar’s world record transfer fee of $263 million from Barcelona FC to Paris Saint Germain sent the world of soccer into a frenzy.  Since…