Updated: August 6, 2013

NORTH CAROLINA (BASN)-1. A sports auctioneer offered $1 million for the signed confession by the 1919 Chicago White Sox admitting they fixed the World Series.

2. The NY Yankees signed Alex Rodriguez to a 10-year, $275 million contract after he won his third American League MVP Award in 2007 and opted out of a 10-year, $252 million deal he’d sign with Texas.

3. The Los Angeles Kings re-signed captain Dustin Brown to an eight-year contract, averaging about $5.75 million a year.

4. Brazil, which will host the 2014 World Cup, is contracted to spend over $14 billion on the event, despite the countries extreme levels of poverty.

5. Andre Iguodala via sign and trade landed a four year, $48 million deal with the Golden State Warriors.

6. LA Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig recently signed a seven-year contract worth $42 million.

7. Wrestler Ric Flair owes ex-wife Jacqueline Beems more than $32,000 for failing to make payments of post-separation support and attorneys’ fee as well as continuing payments for Beems’ car lease, car insurance and health insurance. Whewwwwwwwwwww!!!!!

8. NY Giants WR Victor Cruz signed $45 million deal. He should be doing a lot of dancing in the end zone this year.

9. Denver Nuggets guard Ty Lawson cashed out with a four-year contract worth $48 million.

10. Washington Wizards guard John Wall recently signed a 5-year contract extension for $80 million.

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