The battle between the Pepsi Center and World Wrestling Entertainment is over. CNBC has learned that Monday Night RAW on May 25 will move from the Pepsi Center to the Staples Center in Los Angeles, so that the Denver Nuggets can play Game 4 of the Western Conference Finals against the Los Angeles Lakers in Denver.
Last night, the Los Angeles Clippers won the NBA Draft Lottery. And they’re flaunting it today by virtually drafting Blake Griffin and using his image on their home page to help sell tickets.
I’m still trying to figure this one out. Yesterday, Ana Ivanovic’s manager Gavin Versi told Bloomberg that she signed an endorsement deal with NetJets. It was described as a one-year, rolling contract.
With Michael Vick out of prison, the guessing game can now begin. If NFL commissioner Roger Goodell reinstates Vick, what owner would dare to sign him?
The San Francisco Giants are the first team to experiment with dynamic pricing, changing ticket prices of about 2,000 seats on gameday.
It’s common sense that the Denver Nuggets should be able to play in their own arena for a playoff game on the date and time that the NBA sets.
In celebration of Dwight Howard and Derrick Rose’s award winning seasons, Adidas is pushing out two videos that also mention the company’s products.
This morning, I interviewed Orlando Magic chief operating officer Alex Martins. We talked about what playing into the Eastern Conference finals means to the team's bottom line.
As expected, there was plenty of interest in our Lingerie Football League story yesterday. So we're offering a Web extra featuring some of the best action from the tryouts in Chicago on Friday.
I just spoke to UFC president Dana White, who was on our show "CNBC Reports" tonight. White said that he believes that, despite the recession, the UFC brand is more valuable than it was a year ago.
On Saturday, the NBA announced that Game 4 of the Western Conference Finals would take place at 9 p.m. ET.
This afternoon, we interviewed Mitch Mortaza, founder of the Lingerie Football League, to talk about the launching of his dream.
As part of a celebration of veterans, Major League Baseball players will wear hats that feature the American flag inside team logos on Memorial Day, through July 4th weekend as well as on Sept. 11.
Rachel Alexandra’s win in the Preakness means that we’ll have another year without a Triple Crown. So many believe that Belmont and ABC's most marketable play is to hope that the fabulous filly comes back for the third leg in New York in a couple weeks.
Plus, calls on the U.S. economy, retail, Internet advertising and more.
Some kids grew up idolizing Reggie Jackson, Dr. J or Joe Montana. Gerard Benderoth's idols were Magnus Ver Magnusson, Riku Kiri and Bill Kazmeier.
The endorsement of this company might surprise you.
Last week, we called attention to the ad that is sweeping the Internet by storm. If you cruise around enough, you've seen it. It's a picture of a woman named Nora Tobin and she's endorsing a brand called FRS Energy.
The folks at Steiner Sports just reported some pretty amazing numbers to us. Since the New York Yankees and Steiner announced their sale yesterday, they've sold 1,500 pairs (3,000 seats) of old Yankee Stadium seats.
As Hollywood has taken on more sports movies in recent years, a growing niche of full service helpers has emerged.