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  • Ballmer rallies LA Clipper fans     Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 9:48 AM ET

    CNBC's David Faber and Jim Cramer discuss Steve Ballmer's introduction to LA Clipper fans after he bought the team from disgraced owner Donald Sterling.

  • Golfer of the moment     Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 7:53 AM ET
    Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland plays his third shot to the seventh hole during the final round of the 96th PGA Championship at Valhalla Golf Club on August 10, 2014 in Louisville, Kentucky.

    CNBC's Dominic Chu spoke to PGA golfer Rory McIlroy about competition in the sport, and how he plans to keep his success going.

  • Golf's popularity problem     Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 6:51 AM ET

    NBC Sports anchor David Briggs thinks "golf is dying on a limb." CNBC's Dominic Chu makes the case there is some over-hype over the demise of golf.

  • Despite slump, golf 'will survive': Rory McIlroy Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 6:50 AM ET
    Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland plays his third shot to the seventh hole during the final round of the 96th PGA Championship at Valhalla Golf Club on August 10, 2014 in Louisville, Kentucky.

    Coming off his latest major win, golfer Rory McIlroy told CNBC he feels a duty to help drive the popularity of the sport as participation levels slide.

  • Upswing for golf coming?     Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 6:48 AM ET

    PGA golfer Rory McIlroy and Cindy Davis, Nike golf president speak to CNBC's Dominic Chu, about bringing a younger generation into the sport of golf.

  • Baseball: Meet the new boss, same as the old boss Friday, 15 Aug 2014 | 1:42 PM ET
    Rob Manfred speaks at a press conference after being elected by team owners to be the next commissioner of Major League Baseball.

    Major League Baseball has a new man at the helm, Rob Manfred, and he's unlikely to rock the financially flush MLB boat.

  • Rob Manfred elected as new M.L.B. commissioner Thursday, 14 Aug 2014 | 6:22 PM ET

    Rob Manfred was chosen Thursday by the league's owners to succeed Bud Selig as commissioner, one of the most powerful positions in sports.

  • The 49ers' new top secret weapon: a robo-advisor Thursday, 14 Aug 2014 | 2:21 PM ET

    The San Francisco 49ers have taken the unusual step of creating their own investment program for players with robo-advisor firm Wealthfront.

  • American football hits China     Thursday, 14 Aug 2014 | 8:44 AM ET

    This is historic, says Marty Judge, Philadelphia Soul co-owner, discussing the formation of the China American Football League.

  • Golf is a family game: Clubcore CEO     Thursday, 14 Aug 2014 | 7:50 AM ET

    Eric Affeldt, Clubcorp president & CEO, reveals plans to expand the reach of golf to include the entire family. It's a game that's a heck of a lot of fun for people of all ages, says Affeldt.

  • Casinos struggle, some advocate sports gambling Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 3:36 PM ET

    Most states don't allow gambling on sporting events, but some argue it's time to change that to bring in revenue and regulation.

  • Legalizing sports betting     Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 1:48 PM ET

    Should sports gambling be legal outside the state of Nevada? Bill Pascrell III, Princeton Affairs Group, and Scott Spreitzer, Pregame.com sports betting expert, provide perspective.

  • 'Antiques Roadshow' hits home run with baseball find Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 10:33 AM ET
    A collection of early Boston baseball memorabilia for the program "Antiques Roadshow."

    The owner inherited it from her great-great-grandmother, who ran a Boston boarding house where the team lived in 1871-72, PBS said.

  • Patriot's ice bucket challenge     Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 8:29 AM ET

    Patriots owner Bob Kraft and head coach Bill Belichick answer the challenge to raise ALS awareness.

  • Done deal: Ballmer gets the LA Clippers Tuesday, 12 Aug 2014 | 2:38 PM ET
    From left: Steve Ballmer and Donald Sterling

    The sale of the Los Angeles Clippers, ensnared for months by legal challenges, is finally official.

  • Ballmer official owner of LA Clippers     Tuesday, 12 Aug 2014 | 12:51 PM ET

    Steve Ballmer has officially now become the owner of the L.A. Clippers, reports CNBC's Dominic Chu.

  • The multi-billion business of hunting     Tuesday, 12 Aug 2014 | 11:45 AM ET

    James Horne, chairman at James Purdey & Sons, explains how the shooting industry is a "significant" contributor to the U.K. economy, as the shooting season opens.

  • How NCAA rich will stay richer: Two-tier economy Monday, 11 Aug 2014 | 5:55 PM ET
    Ed O'Bannon

    The new NCAA autonomy rules will allow the five most powerful conferences in college sports to create a new definition of "student-athlete."

  • When Pete Najarian isn't trading     Monday, 11 Aug 2014 | 12:51 PM ET

    When Pete Najarian isn't trading, it's all about sports. The competition doesn't stop when the closing bell rings for Pete. Years in the NFL made Pete a tough competitor, on and off the desk, who loves to win - just ask the kids he coaches.

  • Student-athletes to get paid? It looks that way Monday, 11 Aug 2014 | 2:58 PM ET
    Ed O'Bannon during his playing days at UCLA.

    A ruling in the Ed O'Bannon case and a move by the NCAA itself have paved the way for big changes in college athletics and amateurism.

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