THE HASH: San Francisco NFL Player Alex Barrett Taking His Salary in Bitcoin

The most valuable crypto stories for Wednesday, May 20, 2022. 

NFL player Alex Barrett is now taking 100% of his paycheck in bitcoin. Barrett joins “The Hash” and shares his reasons behind this move and what he thinks of the blockchain space.

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