Forbes: NBA teams worth $1.9 billion on average

NEW YORK CITY — According to Forbes Magazine, the NBA and its franchises just became a whole lot more wealthier. In its annual rankings, the average NBA team is worth $1.9 billion, up 13 percent from last year. The New York Knicks are worth $4 billion, making them the most valuable NBA team for the…

Talks Side Hustle with Tidal

ATLANTA, Georgia — Typical 9-to-5 jobs don’t exist for artists. Between recording and touring, the life of a musician, singer, rapper, producer or DJ runs around the clock. Beyond the studio, though, ambitious ones often take on another gig as a way of raking in extra dough and capitalizing on their passions. TIDAL follows acts…

Riksbank awarded first prize for best website

STOCKHOLM, Sweden — The Swedish Riksbank was awarded first prize as best website of the year among the world’s central banks. The prize is awarded by the Central Banking Journal in the category Best Website of the Year 2019. The jury highlighted the website’s efficient navigation structure and accessible content. The Central Banking Journal is…

Maverick Carter joins Live Nation Board Of Directors

LOS ANGELES, California — Live Nation Entertainment announced the election of Maverick Carter to its Board of Directors this week. “Maverick is at the forefront of talent, sports and media and brings exceptional experience and insight to our esteemed board,” said Greg Maffei, Chairman of the Live Nation Board of Directors. Carter arrives with a…

George Lucas Tops Forbes Wealthiest Celebrities List

NEW YORK CITY — On Wednesday, Forbes released its 2018 list of “America’s Wealthiest Celebrities” with George Lucas coming in at the No.1 spot with a net worth of $5.4 billion. Lucas is known for creating the Star Wars and Indiana Jones franchises and founding Lucasfilm and Industrial Light & Magic. He was the chairman…

Kendall Jenner tops Forbes 2018 list for World’s Highest Paid Models

NEW YORK CITY — Kendall Jenner tops Forbes 2018 list for world’s highest paid models pulling in $22.5 million. The 23-year-old Keeping Up With The Kardashians star earnings nearly matched her age in millions as she pocketed a career high from contracts with Estee Lauder, Adidas and Calvin Klein, among others. She currently boasts 100 million followers on instagram. Karlie…