Earlier this week we took a look at the 20 highest-paid teams in the world, in terms of average salary per player. Now let's look at the cheapskates.
But rather than focus on some obscure teams such as Hamilton of the Scottish Premier League or a slew of Major League Soccer and Canadian Football League teams, let's stick to the four major North American sports leagues (MLB, NFL, NBA, NHL).
Let's raise a glass to Brad Penny, and, hell, all the Brad Pennys of the baseball world, those thoroughly passable starters who find the right mix of good teams, tepid consistency (or rather, consistent tepidity), and just enough se... Read Post
Last month, Samuel Eto'o did something very curious and very venal and signed with Anzhi, an obscure team in Russia owned by a rich oil man. Eto'o became the highest paid soccer player in the world ($30 million over three years). Bu... Read Post