Supply and demand. If people didn't continue to pay exorbitant amounts for sports, they wouldn't be paid the way they are. Blame your fellow citizens for that one. Also, Mark Cuban was way ahead of the curve (again).
""I'm just telling you: Pigs get fat, hogs get slaughtered. And they're getting hoggy.
"Just watch. Pigs get fat, hogs get slaughtered. When you try to take it too far, people turn the other way. I'm just telling you, when you've got a good thing and you get greedy, it always, always, always, always, always turns on you. That's rule No. 1 of business.""