All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘contract’

Kaley Cuoco Signs Deal With Big Bang Theory

Production on the eighth season of the Big Bang Theory was halted last week after Jim Parsons, Johnny Galecki, and Kaley Cuoco refused to continue shooting without new deals and pay raises. Executive producer Chuck Lorre admitted earlier this month that his cast was fully deserving of pay raises. “There here are people at Warner Brothers Television and people representing …

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Nicollette Sheridan Suing Desperate Housewives Team

The saucy “Desperate Housewives” neighbor, Edie Britt, played by Nicollette Sheridan, was terminated in the 5th season of the show. Sheridan is suing ABC, Touchstone and its creator, Marc Cherry, for $20 million dollars for wrongful termination. The case originally went to court in April 2010 but the jury was deadlocked, 8-4 in favor of Sheridan, but she needed nine …

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Shin-Soo Choo Turns Down $140 Million From Yankees

Off-season acquisitions have been the talk of Major League baseball since the Red Sox won the World Series, with the Yankees’s acquisition of Red Sox infielder Jacoby Ellsbury potentially being the most impressive and productive move so far. However, Shin-Soo Choo, outfielder and lead-off man for the Cincinnati Reds, apparently has a statement to make as the number one free-agent …

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Robinson Cano is Done Wearing Pinstripes

Robinson Cano will not retire a New York Yankee. The five-time All-Star has reportedly signed a 10-year, $240 million contract to play second base for the Seattle Mariners, according to ESPNdeportes.com. The contract also features a full no-trade clause. Wondering where the big-pocketed Yankees were? How could they possibly let one of the best players in the game slip away? …

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Bill Belichick Extends Contract Again with the Patriots

Although the amount of Bill Belichick’s salary has always been obscure, one profound detail in his contract is crystal clear– it’s expiration date.  According to New England Sports News, it has been announced by NFL officials that Belichick isn’t going anywhere ‘anytime soon.’ There has been a lot of speculation in regards to the details of the legendary coach’s contract …

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John Calipari And Staff Sign Extensions at UK

Winning the National Championship is good for your resume, isn’t that right, John Calipari? Especially when it comes to a town that’s been waiting for 14 years for another banner. Not only does it look good on your permanent record, it can also help make your bank account even larger than it already is. Isn’t that right, John Calipari? The …

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Johnny Damon Signs On With Cleveland Indians

Baseball vet and ex-Tampa Bay member Johnny Damon has officially signed a deal with the Cleveland Indians, a move that some see as an attempt to boost their numbers as well as help a weak offense. With a .176 batting average, the Indians are the worst team in the MLB right now. Though the details of the contract haven’t yet …

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Joey Votto Lands Record Multi-Million Deal With Reds

Sorry, Dodgers; Votto isn’t going anywhere. The 28-year old first baseman has been on L.A.’s most wanted list for a while, considering he was about to be a free agent. But talks of securing him came to an end after a game-changing deal yesterday, when the Cincinnati Reds extended Votto’s contract for another ten years and $225 million–the largest contract …

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Google Voice Looking to Other Service Providers

Android users on Sprint have been able to integrate Google Voice into their service for about a year now. Sprint partnered with Google last year bringing Sprint users online visual voicemail, custom greetings, free text messaging, lower priced international calls and the ability to use the same number across all devices. In the near future, this may not be a …

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Denver Broncos Finalizing Deal With Peyton Manning

In a sudden–rather shocking–move by Peyton Manning, it was announced yesterday that he had finally made his choice of teams and will be playing for the Denver Broncos next season. Now Manning and Denver are working out the details of his contract, which could mean upwards of $95 million over the course of five years–quite a deal for a player …

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David Garrard, Miami Dolphins SIgn 1-Year Contract

David Garrard, former quarterback for the Jacksonville Jaguars, inked a deal with Miami yesterday that could put him in a good position for a starting job when the season opens. The 34-year old was out last season after the Jaguars released him just five days before the opener. Despite garnering interest from Miami back then, he chose instead to undergo …

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