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Highest-Paid Hockey Players 2015-2016 | NHL

The NHL Gets Salary Right: Highest-Paid Hockey Players 2015-2016

Posted: November 26, 2015 at 4:45 pm   /   Sports

Athletes make copious amounts of money for their time, talent and general sacrifice of their bodies. We’ve all accepted this as the way things go. However, sometimes the big pay day doesn’t seem to fit the situation. It isn’t uncommon for underperforming athletes to have outrageous contracts. Whether or not their dip in performance is […]

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Highest-Paid UFC Fighter

Is Ronda Rousey the Highest-Paid Fighter in the UFC?

Posted: August 15, 2015 at 10:22 pm   /   Sports

Ronda Rousey has set major records since her induction into the UFC. The undefeated UFC champ was the first woman signed by owner Dana White. She also has a stellar 12-0 record (nine submissions and three knockouts). Despite how short her fights tend to be (most lasting under a minute), viewer ratings for a Rousey […]

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Highest-Paid Retired Athletes 2015

Highest-Paid Retired Athletes of 2015

Posted: July 25, 2015 at 11:56 pm   /   Business, Sports

They say it is far easier to fall from the top than it is to get there. Many elites didn’t start at the top of the socio-economic food chain. They worked hard and climbed the ranks of wealth and celebrity. (And yes, some just got lucky!) For these retired athletes, the journey was a mix […]

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USA Wins Women's World Cup 2015

The Highest Paid Athletes in Women’s Soccer

Posted: July 6, 2015 at 1:59 am   /   Sports

It’s official. The United States national team has won its third Women’s World Cup with a 5-2 win against Japan on July 5, 2015. In honor of this triumphant tournament, here are the three highest-paid women’s soccer players. They may surprise you. As of right now, it does not include midfielder Carli Lloyd. In fact, […]

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Mayweather All Time Highest Paid Athlete

Mayweather to Be All-Time Highest Paid Athlete

Posted: April 2, 2015 at 9:12 pm   /   Business, Sports

We are just one month away from the highly anticipated Mayweather-Pacquiao fight on May 2. If it feels like this fight has been in the works for years, it’s because it has been. They even got close once but Mayweather called Pacquiao’s use of steroids into question. (Pacquiao filed a defamation suit in 2009. It […]

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Super Bowl Katy Perry Halftime Show

Katy Perry to Pay Nothing for Super Bowl Halftime Show

Posted: January 31, 2015 at 5:51 am   /   Business, Music, Sports

With great power comes great responsibility. You don’t have to be Spider Man for this to be true either. The National Football League knows this all-too well! The Wall Street Journal reported that the NFL wanted to capitalize on the power of the Super Bowl by asking halftime show artists to pay to play (or […]

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Combat Holiday Weight Like Celebrities

Combat Holiday Weight Gain Like the Elite

Posted: November 24, 2014 at 8:53 pm   /   Sports

If you read The Life Elite, you know one thing to be true: Being rich and famous has its perks but you’re always in the public eye. People tend to pack on weight during the holidays due to the classic combo of drinking too much and overeating. When us normals get puffy-eyed and bloated, we […]

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Most Valuable Team NFL

Tackling Luxury: The 10 Most Valuable NFL Teams

Posted: September 26, 2014 at 7:24 am   /   Sports

Football has taken over again. Before you lose money over bets and fantasy football pools, let’s take a moment to marvel at the impressive value of some of America’s favorite sports teams. 10. Baltimore Ravens The team is valued at $1.5 billion. Last year, the Ravens brought it $305 million in revenue.   9. San […]

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Bud Light Super Bowl Commercial

A Look at the Most Expensive Super Bowl Commercials and 2015 Predictions

Posted: September 9, 2014 at 2:07 am   /   Film/Tv, Sports

Football is back! That can only mean one thing: Super Bowl commercials will be here in a few months! (Oh yeah, and there’s that whole football game part, too.) In honor of the first kick offs of the season, here is a look at the most expensive Super Bowl commercials of all time and cost […]

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