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  • LeBron James Reclaims Most Popular Jersey Crown Wednesday, 28 Nov 2012 | 8:00 AM ET
    LeBron James

    The Miami Heat's LeBron James has reclaimed the No. 1 spot on the NBA's best-selling jersey list.

  • Abramovich’s Management Style Raises Many Questions

    U.K. soccer team Chelsea have this week sacked their eighth manager in nine years which has lead to criticism from numerous pundits and fans up and down the country. It’s also raised questions about the owner of the team, Roman Abramovich’s style of management and why people would want to work for him.

  • No Crying Over Taxes in Baseball's Winter Meetings Friday, 23 Nov 2012 | 7:49 AM ET
    No Crying Over Taxes in Baseball's Winter Meetings

    An analysis by agent Scott Boras's office shows that a $10 million-a-year player traded from Florida to the Toronto Blue Jays could face a tax hike of $800,000.

  • Paying Up for YES Makes Sense for News Corp. Tuesday, 20 Nov 2012 | 1:29 PM ET
    Why Paying Up for YES Network Makes Sense for News Corp.

    As expected, News Corp. is acquiring a 49 percent equity stake in the Yankees Entertainment and Sports Network, known as the YES Network.

  • The Great One Still Sees Hockey in 2012 Friday, 16 Nov 2012 | 11:03 AM ET
    The Great One Still Sees Hockey in 2012

    Let's be honest. Has ANYONE in the history of sport had a career like Wayne Gretzky? Here's what the prince of the puckheads thinks of the lockout, which is threatening to scuttle an entire season.

  • The Costs of Competitive Kids Friday, 2 Nov 2012 | 10:21 AM ET

    CNBC.com presents a list of competitive activities for kids, and what parents can expect to pay for their child’s involvement. Some are academic, some are in the arts and some are meant to develop strategic thinking. But all of them carry a price tag much higher than you’d expect.

  • Most Expensive NBA Tickets Wednesday, 31 Oct 2012 | 4:37 PM ET
    Most Expensive NBA Tickets

    Fans want to see certain NBA matchups very badly, and in some of these cases this has driven up prices for those games by 400 percent or more. Read ahead to see the 10 most expensive NBA tickets of the 2012-2013 season.

  • Will Hockey Survive Another Player-Owner Face-Off? Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 4:10 PM ET
    Will Hockey Survive Another Player-Owner Face-Off?

    Experts say there's little question the sport's fourth lockout in the last 20 years will have lasting damage.

  • Can You Outrun a Zombie? Saturday, 20 Oct 2012 | 2:43 AM ET
    The Walking Dead

    This weekend in California an estimated 19,000 runners will try to outrun 500 zombies as part in a 5k obstacle course called Run For Your Lives.

  • Lotman: Can Lance Armstrong Restore His Good Name? Friday, 19 Oct 2012 | 10:46 AM ET
    Lance Armstrong

    Is Armstrong, the man, the god of cycling, resigned to disgrace in the public eye? Possibly. But not necessarily.

  • Lance Armstrong's Livestrong in Jeopardy? Thursday, 18 Oct 2012 | 3:35 PM ET
    Lance Armstrong's Livestrong in Jeopardy?

    After several sponsors dropped Lance Armstrong, some brand experts wondered if his cancer-fighting charity, Livestrong, would survive.

  • Armstrong Loses Eight Sponsors in a Day Thursday, 18 Oct 2012 | 10:55 AM ET
    Lance Armstrong

    Lance Armstrong started Wednesday morning with 11 sponsors listed on his website, LanceArmstrong.com. By 6 p.m. Eastern Time, all but three would renounce their relationship with the legendary cyclist.

  • From Wall Street to the Olympics: One Cyclist's Story Monday, 15 Oct 2012 | 10:45 AM ET

    Would you give up everything you had in the pursuit of a dream? Evelyn Stevens gave up her career as an investment banker in 2008 and ended up cycling for the U.S. Olympic team in London just three years later.

  • Biden No Slouch, Could Surprise in Debates: Jets Owner Wednesday, 10 Oct 2012 | 12:50 PM ET
    NY Jets owner Woody Johnson

    Vice President Joe Biden is a “very skillful” debater who could give Paul Ryan a run for his money, New York Jets owner Woody Johnson said Wednesday.

  • NBA Kicks Off International Games Thursday, 4 Oct 2012 | 4:47 PM ET
    NBA Commissioner David Stern

    The NBA kicks off a series of international games abroad Friday. Not only is it an early look at the players, it's also a way for the league to make money, NBA Commissioner David Stern told CNBC.

  • Larry Ellison

    What does Larry Ellison do with all those mansions — and what's he going to do with that $500,000 Hawaiian island? And why does he need a $4 billion line of credit? The Oracle CEO spoke about his curious spending habits in an exclusive interview with CNBC's Maria Bartiromo.

  • NFL Game Day Expenses Tuesday, 2 Oct 2012 | 4:23 PM ET
    Average cost: $4.84Many stadiums offer unique foods, including fish tacos, crab cakes and smoked short ribs.Still, there’s no substitute for a good old fashioned hot dog. According to Team Marketing Report, that’s $4.84, or $19.36 for four.

    So what are the average costs for a family of four to see an NFL game up close and in person? Click to find out.

  • Big Moneyball for Major League Baseball Tuesday, 2 Oct 2012 | 1:24 PM ET
    Baseball Money

    With the announcement of an 8-year deal with Fox and TBS — combined with a recent deal with ESPN (owned by Walt Disney) — MLB basically will double its television revenue. Fox, whose parent company is Rupert Murdoch's News Corp, will pay more than $500 million a year.

  • Wide receiver Golden Tate #81 of the Seattle Seahawks makes a catch in the end zone to defeat the Green Bay Packers on a controversial call by the officials at CenturyLink Field on September 24, 2012 in Seattle, Washington.

    After three tumultuous weeks, the National Football League’s long national nightmare is over. Now, the question remains if the sports world’s most lucrative organization can recover its bearings with a fan base that remains riled up over the refereeing fiasco.

  • Ryder Cup: The Competition for Your Wrist Friday, 28 Sep 2012 | 4:35 PM ET
    Graeme McDowell and Rory McIlroy of Europe celebrate on the 18th green after defeating the team of Furyk/Snedeker 1up during the Morning Foursome Matches for The 39th Ryder Cup at Medinah Country Club on September 28, 2012 in Medinah, Illinois.

    The most intense competition might be for the space on players' wrists — and yours.

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