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  • Trying to make football 'safe'

    Buddy Smith, Common sensors CEO, explains the device he hopes will help reduce concussions in football. Former NFL player Tutan Reyes weighs in on the importance.

  • The NFL didn't handle Odell Beckham Jr. suspension well: Pro

    Former New York Giants wide receiver Amani Toomer and former Chicago Bears linebacker Jon Najarian discuss how the NFL handled suspending Odell Beckham Jr.

  • FIFA bans Blatter for 8 years

    FIFA president Blatter and UEFA president Platini face a lengthy ban from soccer.

  • Fmr. NBA commissioner: It's time to legalize gambling

    Former NBA commissioner David Stern joins Closing Bell to discuss his take on daily fantasy sports as he sees no problem with Fantasy sports.

  • Rare Mickey Mantle rookie card sells for $525k

    The rare 1952 rookie Micky Mantle Topps baseball card sets record.

  • Adidas battles Nike for China

    The two athletic apparel brands fight to win a bigger slice of China's growing sportswear industry.

  • Chinese investors snap up 13% stake in Manchester City

    Chinese investors buy $400m for a stake in City Football Group.

  • Concussions are going to happen: Jeremy Roenick

    Jeremy Roenick, former NHL player and "Shoot First Pass Later" author, discusses the NHL concussion lawsuit and the risks associated with playing sports.

  • Major League Soccer takes hold in US

    Our best days are still ahead, says Don Garber, Major League Soccer commissioner, discussing the growth of professional soccer in the U.S.

  • Fantasy fight unresolved ... for now

    Daily fantasy sports companies FanDuel and DraftKings went to NY court today over the future of fantasy sports in the state. CNBC's Eric Chemi has the details.

  • Draft Kings attorney: Clearly game of skill

    CNBC's Eric Chemi speaks to David Boies and Jonathan Schiller, DraftKings attorneys, about the case.

  • No ruling in fantasy sports in NY

    Daily fantasy sports companies FanDuel and DraftKings are pushing back on the New York ban in the state's Supreme Court today, reports CNBC's Eric Chemi.

  • FanDuel & DraftKings in NY court

    Daily fantasy sports companies FanDuel and DraftKings are pushing back on the New York ban in the state's Supreme Court today, reports CNBC's Tyler Mathisen.

  • Daily fantasy sites battle in court

    CNBC's Eric Chemi reports on the stakes of the legal battle for daily fantasy sites, as DraftKings and FanDuel could be shut down in New York immediately.

  • Are fantasy sports gambling or a game?

    Eric Fisher, reporter for the Sports Business Journal, talks about fantasy sports games operators Draft Kings and Fan Duel which have been suspended from operating in New York.

  • Yahoo ensnared in daily fantasy site crackdown

    CNBC's Eric Chemi looks at how the crackdown on daily fantasy sports sites can even affect Yahoo, but it still could be a positive.

  • Reeling in holiday shoppers: Bass Pro Shops CEO

    Johnny Morris, Bass Pro Shops founder, says retail in general has been soft but current trends are heading positive. Morris also weighs in on Cabela speculation and the fast-growing outdoor apparel trend.

  • How'd you like to exercise any time of the day?

    Dave Mortensen, co-founder and president of Anytime Fitness, explains why his firm's concept of being able to exercise irrespective of the time became really popular.

  • Talking Bruce Smith Inc.

    Bruce Smith, former NFL defensive end and current President, Bruce Smith Enterprises, discusses his business ventures in real estate.

  • NY AG seeks injunction vs. FanDuel, DraftKings

    New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman takes the next step in shutting down daily fantasy sports sites, reports CNBC's Dom Chu.