Money Ball

It came out last week that Duke men's basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski will make $9.7 million this year, likely making him the highest-paid coach in America. Here's how the leaders in other sports and a not-so-random selection of other coaches match up.
April 14, 2014

$9.7 million Coach K Duke

~$7 million Nick Saban Alabama

$40KJohn Wooden UCLA

~$600,000Bob Hoffman Mercer

$11 million Phil Jackson Lakers

$5 million Mike Scioscia Angels

$7 million Doc Rivers Clippers

~$2 million Mike Babcock Red Wings

$7.5 million* Bill Belichick Patriots

*Forbes estimated Belichick's salary at $7.5 million in 2009 and the number has stuck, but (surprise, surprise) no one outside the team actually knows what he earns.

SIGN OF THE APOCALYPSE

A ninth-division Italian soccer league game must be replayed after the referee sent off a player for a foul that was, in fact, committed by his identical twin.

PHOTOGREG NELSON FOR SPORTS ILLUSTRATED (KRZYZEWSKI) PHOTOJOHN BIEVER FOR SPORTS ILLUSTRATED (SABAN) PHOTOSIMON BRUTY/SPORTS ILLUSTRATED (HOFFMAN) PHOTOJOHN W. MCDONOUGH/SPORTS ILLUSTRATED (RIVERS) PHOTOMADDIE MEYER/GETTY IMAGES (JACKSON) PHOTOMARK HUMPHREY/AP (BABCOCK) PHOTODANNY MOLOSHOK/AP (SCIOSCIA) PHOTORICH CLARKSON FOR SPORTS ILLUSTRATED (WOODEN) PHOTODAMIAN STROHMEYER FOR SPORTS ILLUSTRATED (BELICHICK) PHOTOSCOTT HEAVEY/GETTY IMAGES (RED CARD)

HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
OUT
HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
IN
Eagle (-2)
Birdie (-1)
Bogey (+1)
Double Bogey (+2)