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#164 The Secret Details Behind LIV Golf's Merger With The PGA Tour
Today's episode breaks down the recently announced merger between the PGA Tour, DP World Tour, and LIV Golf. We discuss how the deal got done, what it means for the players, how it might impact other sports, and why Saudi Arabia might just be getting started. Enjoy!
#163 How Mount Everest Became A Huge (And Dangerous) Business
Mount Everest is the world’s tallest mountain — and has also become a huge business. So today’s newsletter breaks down everything you need to know, including why the mountain has become so popular, the crazy amount of money each person spends on the trip, how much the Sherpas are making, and why it has become a $100 million-plus cash cow for the local government.
#162 The $250 Million Business Behind The French Open, Monty Williams Record New Contract, Shannon Sharpe's FS1 Dismissal, and Minnesota's $277 Million Tax Savings
Today's episode starts by breaking down the $250 million business behind the French Open, including its history, TV ratings, prize money, and more. Joe then walks through Monty Williams new $78.5 million with the Detroit Pistons, Shannon Sharpe's decision to leave FS1 (and Skip Bayless), and Minnesota's plan to save taxpayers $277 million on US Bank Stadium. Listen, subscribe, share, and enjoy!
0:00: Intro1:53: French Open12:51: Monty Williams19:14: Shannon Sharpe31:58: US Bank Stadium
#161 NBA Finals Preview, Bob Myers Departure, Lionel Messi's MLS/Barcelona Deal, And Mark Zuckerberg's Murph Workout Time
Today's episode starts by breaking down the 2023 NBA Finals matchup between the Miami Heat and Denver Nuggets. Joe then discusses the financial impact behind Bob Myer's decision to leave the Golden State Warriors, the unique deal that might eventually bring Lionel Messi to MLS, and why Mark Zuckerberg's Murph workout time might be believable. Enjoy!
0:00: Intro1:22: NBA Finals Preview12:12: Bob Myers departure17:45: Lionel Messi's MLS future25:30: Mark Zuckerberg's Murch time
#160 How Conor McGregor Made $600M+ From A Sport Notorious For Low Pay + An Exclusive Interview With Paradigm Sports Management Founder Audie Attar
The first part of today's episode breaks down how Conor McGregor conquered the UFC, making $600 million from a sport that is notorious for its low pay. Then the second part of this episode is an exclusive interview with Audie Attar. Audie is the Founder and President of Paradigm Sports Management, where he helps McGregor (and several other athletes) negotiate contracts, launch businesses, and close sponsorship deals. Enjoy!TIMESTAMPS:
0:00: Intro1:16: The business behind Conor McGregor18:11: Exclusive Interview with Audie Attar
Host Joe Pompliano breaks down the most interesting topics in sports business. From athlete investments to media rights deals, you'll leave each episode more informed about the business and money behind sports. Join hundreds of thousands of others and start listening today!