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  • Sports' coming MEGA-weekend: The $$$ breakdown Thursday, 30 Apr 2015 | 3:05 PM ET
    Los Angeles Dodgers’ Zack Greinke pitches against the San Francisco Giants during the first inning of a game in Los Angeles.

    Sports fans will have a slew of viewing options this weekend, but some events stand to rake in much more cash than others.

  • Fight of the century Thursday, 30 Apr 2015 | 2:31 PM ET
    Fight of the century

    Bob Arum, CEO of Top Rank, promotional company for boxers, discusses the sale of tickets for the fight between Pacquiao and Mayweather. He says he is sworn to secrecy in regards to sponsorships and Samsung.

  • Floyd vs Manny: Breaking down the cash flow Wednesday, 29 Apr 2015 | 2:16 PM ET
    Floyd Mayweather (left) and Manny Pacquiao attend the press conference in Los Angeles in March to announce their fight.

    Rivers of money are flowing into boxing's biggest bout in years, and it's not just the boxers who will see a windfall.

  • What the stats say about Mayweather and Pacquiao Wednesday, 29 Apr 2015 | 2:05 PM ET
    Manny Pacquiao (right) and Floyd Mayweather face each other at a press conference on March 11, 2015, in Los Angeles.

    Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao face off Saturday in the biggest boxing match of the year. CompuBox stats show that Pacquiao throws more punches.

  • Mayweather-Pacquiao tickets hit Super Bowl prices Friday, 24 Apr 2015 | 9:41 AM ET
    Floyd Mayweather, left, and Manny Pacquiao pose at the end of a March 2015 news conference promoting their May 2 bout.

    Tickets to boxing's biggest fight in years have reached Super Bowl prices on the resale market—and that’s the only market that’s left.

  • Mayweather's spending habits Thursday, 23 Apr 2015 | 12:56 PM ET
    Mayweather's spending habits

    Boxer Floyd Mayweather may want to watch what he spends. CNBC's Robert Frank reports a Las Vegas car dealership had to buy a new state of the art cash counting machine just for Floyd.

  • Floyd, Manny look to break all the revenue records Friday, 17 Apr 2015 | 3:19 PM ET
    Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao announce their upcoming fight at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on March 11, 2015, in Los Angeles.

    As the 21st century's biggest fight looms, boxing's biggest stars face some unique challenges in a new era for the sport.

  • How Mayweather protects multi-million dollar grill Friday, 17 Apr 2015 | 8:52 AM ET
    How Mayweather protects multi-million dollar grill

    CNBC's Jane Wells takes a look at the boxer's custom-made mouth guard.

  • Mayweather's $25,000 mouth guard Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 12:10 PM ET
    Mayweather's $25,000 mouth guard

    Meet Dr. Lee Gauss, the dentist who puts the "money" in Floyd "Money" Mayweather's smile, but making blingy mouth guards.

  • Floyd Mayweather spends $25,000 per mouthguard Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015 | 3:14 PM ET
    Floyd Mayweather Jr. smiles during a fight against Marcos Maidana in Las Vegas.

    Floyd Mayweather's dentist, Lee Gause, explains what is so special about the boxer's mega-pricey mouthguard.

  • Hottest ticket in town Thursday, 9 Apr 2015 | 11:39 AM ET
    Hottest ticket in town

    Fans are rushing to get some of the hottest sports tickets, and many are turning to SeatGeek. Co-founder Jack Groetzinger, talks demand and pricing for tickets.

  • Boxing returns to NBC primetime Thursday, 9 Apr 2015 | 8:42 AM ET
    Boxing returns to NBC primetime

    We are building a great program in Brooklyn, says Brett Yormark, Brooklyn Nets CEO, discussing the return of championship boxing to primetime television.

  • Boxing's big buck payouts ... to old men Monday, 23 Feb 2015 | 4:57 PM ET
    Boxing's big buck payouts ... to old men

    Floyd Mayweather is finally facing off against Manny Pacquiao in Vegas at the MGM Grand on May 2nd. CNBC.com's Eric Chemi breaks down just how much this fight could gross.

  • Boxing's big money payouts Monday, 23 Feb 2015 | 12:57 PM ET
    Boxing payouts

    Floyd Mayweather is finally facing off against Manny Pacquiao in Vegas at the MGM Grand on May 2nd. CNBC.com's Eric Chemi breaks down just how much this fight could gross.

  • Sugar Ray Leonard challenges boxing's old business model Wednesday, 14 Jan 2015 | 12:42 PM ET
    Sugar Ray Leonard challenges boxing's old business model

    Boxing legend Sugar Ray Leonard, discusses his partnership with NBC Sports to bring fights to non-premium television.

  • Pacquiao vs. Algieri in Macau Thursday, 4 Sep 2014 | 3:42 PM ET
    Pacquiao vs. Algieri in Macau

    The "Closing Bell" crew speaks to championship boxers Manny Pacquiao and Chris Algieri about their upcoming live pay-per-view fight on HBO in Macau.

  • HBO boxing strategy: More knockouts—lots of them Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 10:28 AM ET
    Middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin after recording his 11th title defense in July.

    The premium cable channel is drawing viewers thanks to a Kazakh knockout artist who may become the next hero of boxing.

  • Sugar Ray Leonard: Boxing needs jolt Monday, 19 May 2014 | 4:45 PM ET
    Sugar Ray Leonard: Boxing needs jolt of electricity

    Boxing legend Sugar Ray Leonard weighs in on the state of the boxing industry and his juvenile diabetes foundation. Leonard feels boxers needs more exposure today.

  • Floyd Mayweather: Sterling always respectful to me Friday, 2 May 2014 | 4:47 PM ET
    Floyd Mayweather: Sterling always respectful to me

    WBC Welterweight Champion Floyd Mayweather weighs in on the possibility of buying the LA Clippers and his relationship with recently banned owner Donald Sterling.

  • Floyd Mayweather promises good fight against Maidana

    WBC Welterweight Champion Floyd Mayweather focuses on his fight Saturday night against Marcos Maidana. Mayweather says he never overlooks any competitor.