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  • Social impact fund gets assist from NBA star Chris Paul

    NBA star Chris Paul discusses his involvement with Turner Impact Capital CEO Bobby Turner and new philanthropic endeavors.

  • NBA takes its skills to London

    Denver outpaced Indiana at the NBA’s global games in London, scoring 39 points in the third quarter to run away with the game. CNBC’s Nancy Hungerford has more.

  • Coach Calipari at the NYSE

    John Calipari, University of Kentucky basketball head coach, discusses his new book "Success is the Only Option" and how he inspires and leads his athletes.

  • Ballmer: I watch a lot of college basketball

    Steve Ballmer, LA Clippers owner and former Microsoft CEO, discusses the business of professional basketball.

  • Executive Edge: Sports money

    Patrick Rishe, Washington University, discusses Twitter's deal with the NFL, and potential lost revenue for North Carolina because of the controversial "bathroom bill."

  • The business of Coach K

    Mike Krzyzewski, USA Basketball and Duke University Basketball Head Coach, discusses his new digital video leadership platform, called PowerFoward (gopowerforward.com).

  • Villanova Wildcats at NYSE

    CNBC’s Jim Cramer talks to Villanova Wildcats head coach Jay Wright along with senior captains Ryan Arcidiacono and Daniel Ochefu at the NYSE.

  • Should college athletes be paid?

    Ben Strauss, contributing writer for The New York Times, and Andrew Zimbalist, Robert A. Woods Professor of Economics at Smith College, debate whether college athletes should be paid by the NCAA.

  • MLB ticket prices soar

    TiqIQ founder & CEO Jesse Lawrence talk about new ticket policies in Major League Baseball and prices for the NCAA Championship game Monday night.

  • Syracuse players celebrate after defeating the Virginia Cavaliers in the championship game of the Midwest Regional of the NCAA Tournament in Chicago, March 27, 2016.

    For March Madness bettors on long-shot Syracuse, a wild tournament has been even more gut-wrenching.

  • $9B bet on NCAA Tournament

    CNBC's Eric Chemi takes a look at the match up between the final four and the big money behind the games.

  • Weekend of madness

    The “Squawk Box” crew, and NBC Sports senior VP Robert Simmelkjaer check on the NCAA college men's basketball tournament.

  • An aerial view of the North Carolina Tar Heels v Florida Gulf Coast Eagles first round of the NCAA Mens Basketball Tournament.

    Several upsets in Thursday's 16 NCAA men's basketball tournament games wreaked havoc on brackets.

  • Head coach Rick Pitino of the Louisville Cardinals

    Louisville and SMU are banned from March Madness this year, and the financial effect of their absence extends to other teams.

  • Jim Cramer's March Madness picks

    CNBC's Jim Cramer shares his team picks in the NCAA March Madness basketball bracket.

  • March Madness top bracket picks

    Ryan Nanni SB Nation talks about round one of the NCAA basketball tournament.

  • Shaq Goodwin #2 of the Memphis Tigers shoots over Shonn Miller #32 of the Connecticut Huskies during the Final of the 2016 AAC Basketball Tournament at Amway Center on March 13, 2016 in Orlando, Florida.

    Because of a deal between CBS and Turner, the NCAA March Madness final will air on TBS this year.

  • Barkley and Hill sound off

    CNBC's Eric Chemi talks to former NBA players Charles Barkley and Grant Hill about paying college athletes, the 2008 recession, and their biggest financial mistakes.

  • Shabazz Napier of the Orlando Magic

    As the NCAA kicks off this year's March Madness, some are urging it to give athletes more control over their compensation.

  • Cost of March Madness

    CNBC's Landon Dowdy reports the NCAA basketball tournament may cost employers billions of dollars in lost productivity but companies should think twice before reigning in the "Madness."