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  • A New Chance for Online Gambling in the U.S. Monday, 27 Apr 2009 | 12:03 PM ET
    Pokerstars

    Executives of some European gambling companies are whispering that they may get a second chance in the United States.

  • Sportsbook Bets Against The Lakers Tuesday, 14 Apr 2009 | 2:15 PM ET
    Los Angeles Lakers

    This might be the craziest sentence you'll read all day: ONLINE SPORTSBOOK IS BETTING AGAINST THE LOS ANGELES LAKERS.

  • Slap Chop Infomercial Censored Version? Monday, 9 Mar 2009 | 9:57 AM ET

    Many people are fans of Vince Offer, the ShamWow! guy who is now offering up the Slap Chop. The big laugh line in the Slap Chop commercial is "you're going to love my nuts." Tune in at 36 seconds in to hear the phrase.

  • Accenture Hits A Hole In One With Tiger Ad Friday, 6 Mar 2009 | 11:32 AM ET

    I haven’t been too impressed with the print advertising Accenture has rolled out since they signed Tiger Woods many years ago.

  • I Got The Horse Right Here: Anyone Want Him? Tuesday, 3 Mar 2009 | 8:59 AM ET

    Wealthy buyers will be flocking the Fasig-Tipton horse sale today at the Calder Racetrack in Miami to bid on thoroughbreds in the two-year-old-in-training sale.

  • For Nike, Tiger Never Lost Friday, 27 Feb 2009 | 9:43 AM ET

    Never has a sports star returned from major surgery with so few doubters. After an eight-month absence, Tiger Woods was a heavy 4-to-1 favorite to win the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship.

  • Ana Ivanovic Poses For Sponsors Thursday, 12 Feb 2009 | 10:34 AM ET
    Ana Ivanovic

    As you might know, I am a big fan of tennis player Ana Ivanovic. That means any time we come across some new photos or ads, I'm going to post them.

  • Send in your best caption for this photo to , along with your name and where you are from.

    Thank you to everyone who submitted their best caption to our photo yesterday. We received more than 300 entries from all over the world, including captions from Guatemala, Australia and South Africa.

  • Darren Walks Into A Bar... Tuesday, 10 Feb 2009 | 3:11 PM ET
    Send in your best caption for this photo to , along with your name and where you are from.

    Today, I spent 35 minutes or so with the new Sports Illustrated cover model Bar Refaeli. In that short period of time, I found out that Bar does eat curly fries (I bought them for her in our cafeteria) and loves the Snuggie (she was surprised to find out how cheap it was).

  • NBA Game Keeps Growing Tuesday, 10 Feb 2009 | 2:04 PM ET
    NBA

    As we approach the All-Star Game in Phoenix this weekend, the NBA has some pretty eye-opening statistics regarding its worldwide reach.

  • The High Cost Of Being A Fan: Ticket Prices Rise Monday, 9 Feb 2009 | 9:13 AM ET

    Over the past couple days, we've seen a lot of ticket price announcements from NFL teams to college football teams to NBA franchises. So what have teams done? Here's a list of recent ticket announcements.

  • Tim Teufel: The Lone Met? Thursday, 5 Feb 2009 | 8:44 AM ET

    The New York Mets are all over the Madoff client list document released last night. But the only New York Mets player on the list is Tim Teufel, who is linked to four accounts on the list.

  • Greatest Sports Deal Undone ... By Madoff? Thursday, 5 Feb 2009 | 7:52 AM ET

    The Madoff lists indicate that perhaps some money was lost from what many have called the best deal in the business of sports

  • Super Bowl Betting Tanks Wednesday, 4 Feb 2009 | 11:36 AM ET

    A measly $81.5 million was wagered in Nevada on Super Bowl XLIII, according to the State's Gaming Control Board.

  • Catching Up With Joel Segal Wednesday, 4 Feb 2009 | 10:55 AM ET

    After the Super Bowl, we caught up agent Joel Segal, who represents Super Bowl MVP Santonio Holmes.

  • Phelps & A Look At The Morality Clause Tuesday, 3 Feb 2009 | 3:12 PM ET
    Michael Phelps

    I think it's wait-and-see for Michael Phelps' sponsors, but you'll hear a lot about these morality clauses that are in endorsement contracts that allow a company to get out if their endorser messes up.

  • Phelps' Mistake Will Cost Him Monday, 2 Feb 2009 | 12:25 AM ET
    Michael Phelps inhales from a bong

    We are a world that likes to build people up and then is ready to tear them down. When athletes are torn down because of a mistake in their personal life, we only forget thanks to their sporting excellence.

  • Putting The "Face" On The Super Bowl Thursday, 29 Jan 2009 | 10:56 AM ET
    Sports Biz with Darren Rovell -- On the Ground Coverage of the Super Bowl

    The Super Bowl is a strange beast in that it's one of the only events where there isn't a true public sale.

  • ShamWow! Wins CNBC.com's "As Seen On TV" Tournament Tuesday, 27 Jan 2009 | 11:10 AM ET

    After more than 300,000 votes over 11-day period, CNBC.com readers have made their decision. The ShamWow! is the best "As Seen On TV" product of all-time!

  • Super Bowl Prop Bets Explained Monday, 26 Jan 2009 | 8:32 AM ET
    2009 Superbowl

    I called up Bodoglife.com sportsbook manager Richard Gardner to see what he had in store for this year's Super Bowl and how he came up with the odds for the strangest of bets.