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  • Fantasy sports on the go: 'Daily' leagues take off Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014 | 1:01 PM ET
    Los Angeles Clippers’ DeAndre Jordan (6) follows through on his slam-dunk over Portland Trail Blazers’ Chris Kaman (35) during an NBA basketball game in Los Angeles, Nov. 8, 2014.

    The NBA announced a partnership with a fantasy sports site, making its first foray into the growing "daily" category.

  • Media giants report earnings, embrace streaming Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014 | 10:19 AM ET

    Big media companies are posting earnings this week. Time will tell if their experimentation will pay off.

  • Jason Collins backs Tim Cook as 'true legend'... Saturday, 1 Nov 2014 | 10:00 AM ET
    Tim Cook, CEO of Apple

    Apple CEO's public announcement that he is gay is sure to have consequences, but NBA player Jason Collins says the impact can only be positive.

  • Charles Barkley: I 'would love' to run an NBA team Friday, 31 Oct 2014 | 2:55 PM ET

    Turner Sports basketball analyst Charles Barkley is ready to put his money where his mouth is—and become the equivalent of a CEO for an NBA team.

  • The 'King James' economy     Thursday, 30 Oct 2014 | 2:41 PM ET

    CNBC's Morgan Brennan takes a look at the economic impact of LeBron James, on and off the court.

  • Big business LeBron     Thursday, 30 Oct 2014 | 2:40 PM ET

    Can LeBron live up to the hype in Cleveland? Michael Ozanian, Forbes Magazine, discusses how he impacts the Cavs upcoming TV deal and how much the team is now worth.

  • Cleveland's slam dunk     Thursday, 30 Oct 2014 | 12:53 PM ET

    LeBron James returns to Cleveland tonight. CNBC's Morgan Brennan discusses the huge marketing opportunity for LeBron's sponsors, and the boost to the economy in Cleveland.

  • LeBron James: Basketball star, economic booster Thursday, 30 Oct 2014 | 11:36 AM ET
    LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers during a game against the Indiana Pacers at Cintas Center on October 15, 2014 in Cincinnati, Ohio.

    On Thursday, the Cavs embark on a new era, as King James returns in what is sure to be a celebratory and emotional homecoming.

  • The LeBron effect     Thursday, 30 Oct 2014 | 10:51 AM ET

    LeBron James makes his storied return to Cleveland tonight. CNBC's Morgan Brennan speaks to Len Komoroski, Cleveland Cavaliers CEO, about LeBron's financial impact to the city and their digital strategy.

  • The 'King' is back in Cleveland     Thursday, 30 Oct 2014 | 7:55 AM ET

    CNBC's Morgan Brennan takes a look at the "LeBron effect" of NBA star LeBron James' as he returns to the Cleveland Cavaliers.

  • Guess what it may cost to see LeBron in Cleveland Wednesday, 29 Oct 2014 | 12:53 PM ET
    Fans wearing LeBron James shirts gather at a bar in downtown Cleveland on July 11, 2014.

    Now that LeBron James is back home in Cleveland, ticket prices for the Cavaliers' home opener are going through the roof of the Quicken Loans Arena.

  • Detroit is a rising phoenix? Dan Gilbert says yes Sunday, 26 Oct 2014 | 3:04 PM ET
    Dan Gilbert

    Dan Gilbert owns more than 9 million square feet of Detroit, and thinks he can develop good business out of every inch.

  • Call me: Magic Johnson wants to solve diversity gap Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 8:52 AM ET
    Magic Johnson

    The former NBA great turned businessman says he has the solution to the lack of diversity in tech: Just give him a call.

  • Circling the 'Tank' with Mark Cuban     Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 | 8:14 AM ET

    Mark Cuban, Dallas Mavericks owner and entrepreneur, talks about his CNBC show "Shark Tank" and how it inspires people to start their own business.

  • Just man up and compete!     Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 | 8:05 AM ET

    Dan Gilbert, Quicken Loans CEO, wants to know what Mark Cuban thinks about Michigan's bill banning direct Tesla sales.

  • Better to build in Detroit: Quicken Loans CEO     Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 | 7:11 AM ET

    Quicken Loans Chairman Dan Gilbert, discusses the advantages of buying real estate and starting a business in Detroit as compared to other cities. It's cheaper and you also get a Midwestern work ethic, says Gilbert.

  • Sports fans refunded for soccer thrashing Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 | 2:37 AM ET

    Fans of the U.K. soccer club Sunderland who traveled to watch their side lose in an 8-0 drubbing are set to be refunded the value of their match tickets.

  • Pro sports teams take anti-Ebola measures Friday, 17 Oct 2014 | 4:35 PM ET
    San Antonio Spurs’ Patty Mills (8) saves the ball during a game against the Dallas Mavericks during the 2014 NBA playoffs in Dallas.

    In the wake of recent U.S. Ebola cases, the sports world is taking precautions to protect players and fans.

  • NBA's Bucks add third hedge fund owner in Dinan Friday, 17 Oct 2014 | 11:39 AM ET
    Jamie Dinan

    The big "bucks" keep flowing from Manhattan to Milwaukee with Jamie Dinan joining Marc Lasry and Wes Edens as an owner of the NBA's Bucks.

  • ESPN working on streaming service     Monday, 6 Oct 2014 | 11:49 AM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports Turner and ESPN have extended their contracts with the NBA, bringing the NBA about $2.5 billion per year.