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  • Adidas aims to 'Boost' its basketball game Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 4:58 PM ET
    The D-Rose 5 Boost and Crazylight Boost, from Adidas.

    On Sunday, Adidas announced it is bringing its innovative Boost technology to basketball, in part to take on Nike.

  • Soccer fever hits US     Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 8:43 AM ET

    New York City Football Club's Tim Pernetti, discusses the growing popularity of soccer in the U.S. after the World Cup.

  • Jacksonville Jaguars raise the bar     Friday, 25 Jul 2014 | 11:16 AM ET

    Shahid Khan, Jacksonville Jaguars owner, says he spent $20 million of his own money renovating EverBank Field, which now houses a new party pool deck and the world's largest HD video display.

  • Golf is on the decline in the US because... Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 | 10:01 AM ET
    Tiger Woods tees off July 20 during the final round of the 2014 Open Championship at Royal Liverpool in Hoylake, England.

    Golf in the U.S. is on the decline. And if there's one big reason, look to one player, says an expert.

  • World gathers to give 'Brand Scotland' a boost Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 | 9:00 AM ET
    Dancers dressed as Tunnock's teacakes perform during the 2014 Commonwealth Games Opening Ceremony

    The opening ceremony for the Commonwealth Games raised as many eyebrows as it did smiles with its unashamed use of Scottish clichés.

  • NCAA players on hot streak—off the field Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 | 9:50 AM ET
    Mark Emmert, NCAA President.

    The NCAA is no longer requiring athletes to authorize the use of their likenesses, NYT reports.

  • Ex-NFL players appeal terms of concussion deal Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 1:34 PM ET
    The NFL logo painted on the field before a game between the Detroit Lions and the Minnesota Vikings at Ford Field in Detroit.

    Some ex-NFL players still unsatisfied with the $765 million dollar class action settlement with the NFL have filed an appeal.

  • 'Hang 10' technology: Drones, GoPros hit the surf Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 2:59 PM ET
    Kelly Slater, of the U.S., competes in the Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach in Bells Beach, Australia.

    "Our goal is to get as close to the experience the surfer is having," says the head of a pro surfing organization.

  • Kelly Slater goes with GoPro     Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 11:22 AM ET

    Pro surfer Kelly Slater, and Paul Speaker, Association of Surfing Professionals CEO, discuss the U.S. leg of the North American ASP World Tour. And Slater discusses his relationship with GoPro.

  • Is Man United’s hardline boss bad for business? Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 9:40 AM ET
    Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal is shown during an open training session as part of the team’s pre-season tour to the U.S., at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, Calif.

    Manchester United's new boss Louis van Gaal, has cut the length of the team's pre-season soccer tours, a potential source of sponsorship.

  • Rickie Fowler's plan to save golf and 'play 9'     Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 8:42 AM ET

    Rickie Fowler, PGA golfer, discusses his new initiative to get golfers back on the green. Also Fowler says it's really "cool" to be able to call Boone Pickens a "good friend."

  • Queen’s top racehorse fails drugs test Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 5:41 AM ET
    Queen Elizabeth II and her horse, Estimate

    A racehorse belonging to Britain's Queen Elizabeth has tested positive for morphine, Buckingham Palace confirmed on Tuesday.

  • CEO: Coach Rivers threatens to quit Clippers Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 6:01 PM ET

    Los Angeles Clippers interim CEO Richard Parsons says coach Doc Rivers has told him he'll quit if Donald Sterling remains owner of the team.

  • NFL player's $10M question: Play or walk away Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 4:12 PM ET
    Jermichael Finley No. 88 of the Green Bay Packers stiff arms Terrell Suggs No. 55 of the Baltimore Ravens on October 13, 2013 in Baltimore, Maryland.

    Former Green Bay Packer Jermichael Finley has a quandary—take a $10 million disability insurance payout, or continue playing football.

  • NFL: The insurance debate     Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 1:51 PM ET

    Former NFL players Jack Brewer of The Brewer Group CEO, and "Fast Money" trader Jon Najarian, discuss whether Green Bay Packers Jermichael Finley should collect $10 million tax free thanks to his disability policy.

  • Obstacle course racers: The new marathoners Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 12:41 PM ET
    Tough Mudder endurance race in Henley-on-Thames, England, in April.

    Events involving climbing walls and crawling in mud now said to be bigger than marathons and half-marathons in the U.S., overseas

  • Sterling needs Clippers sale to pay debt: Witness Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 5:28 PM ET
    Donald Sterling

    Donald Sterling will be forced to sell off some of his real estate assets to pay back debt if Clippers aren't sold, a court witness says.

  • Obstacle races attract sponsors     Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 4:56 PM ET

    CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports obstacle race courses are the fastest growing sport in the U.S. right now. The company's CEO Joe DeSena hopes to get to 42 countries and turn this into an Olympic sport.

  • Spartan Race eyes Olympic placement     Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 1:41 PM ET

    CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports on the fastest growing sport in the U.S. right now: the Spartan Race. The company's CEO Joe DeSena hopes to get to 42 countries and turn this into an Olympic sport.

  • Heat’s off Qatar World Cup workers after reforms Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 8:48 AM ET

    Qatar has introduced reforms aimed at its migrant workforce following criticism of conditions at its sites for the 2022 World Cup.

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