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  • Barkley says Clippers' Sterling needs to go     Friday, 18 Jul 2014 | 2:00 PM ET

    At the annual American Century Championship, the premier celebrity golf tournament, CNBC Anchor Amanda Drury sat down with NBA Hall of Famer Charles Barkley.

  • Cleveland banking on LeBron     Monday, 14 Jul 2014 | 2:58 PM ET

    LeBron James is coming home to Cleveland, the GOP is coming to town and Johnny Manziel is playing for the Browns. CNBC's Scott Cohn reports on the potential economic impact to the city from all the excitement.

  • TIBCO CEO: 'Best days ahead'     Monday, 14 Jul 2014 | 10:16 AM ET

    TIBCO Software is celebrating 15 years as a public company. CEO Vivek Ranadive also owns the Sacramento Kings and discusses the opportunity for his company with the NBA, as well as his subscription forecast.

  • Donald Sterling is wildly out of control Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 2:06 PM ET
    Donald Sterling

    Here are five things we learned from the first week of the Donald Sterling trial — including the fact that he is delusional and out of control.

  • Cleveland talking about one thing     Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 2:03 PM ET

    Forbes Magazine executive editor Michael Ozanian sees a rough shift of about $100 million in team value from the Miami Heat to the Cleveland Cavaliers because of LeBron James.

  • Cleveland welcomes back LeBron James     Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 2:00 PM ET
    LeBron James

    NBA superstar LeBron James is heading back home to Ohio, choosing his former team over staying with the Miami Heat. NBC affiliate WKYC talks to some excited Cavaliers fans on the streets of Cleveland.

  • 'King James' caps big money sports moves     Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 12:51 PM ET

    CNBC's Dominic Chu has a roundup of some big winners in the sports world, including LeBron James' return to the Cleveland Cavaliers.

  • LeBron James returning to Cleveland Cavaliers     Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 12:25 PM ET

    CNBC's Dominic Chu reports there'll be a lot of happy fans in Cleveland, LeBron James is going to become a Cavalier again.

  • LeBron James to return to Cleveland Cavaliers Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 12:23 PM ET

    LeBron James announced he will return to the Cleveland Cavaliers.

  • NBA free agency 'not the best way' to build a team Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 2:03 PM ET
    LeBron James of the Miami Heat drives around Kawhi Leonard of the San Antonio Spurs in Game Five of the 2014 NBA Finals in San Antonio, Texas.

    Lebron James heads the list of NBA free agent players. But one analyst says the way to build a team is to look elsewhere.

  • Clippers sale hangs in balance as trial begins Monday, 7 Jul 2014 | 6:09 AM ET
    Shelly Sterling.

    A trial beginning Monday will focus on whether Donald Sterling's estranged wife had the authority under terms of a family trust to unilaterally negotiate the deal.

  • What the Donald Sterling trial is really about Friday, 4 Jul 2014 | 7:52 AM ET
    Shelly and Donald Sterling attend and L.A. Clippers game.

    Contrary to what you may have read, Monday's trial is NOT about Donald Sterling's mental capacity, says lawyer Mitchell Epner.

  • 'Squawk's' Sorkin shows support for Team USA     Tuesday, 1 Jul 2014 | 6:35 AM ET

    "Squawk Box's" Andrew Ross Sorkin shows team spirit by sporting a red, white and blue bodysuit.

  • USA enters World Cup's 'knockout' round     Tuesday, 1 Jul 2014 | 6:33 AM ET

    NBC Sports' Dave Briggs, "SportsDash" host, provides a preview of Tuesday's matchup between team USA and Belgium.

  • How not to lose $110 million     Monday, 30 Jun 2014 | 12:51 PM ET

    Former NBA All-Star and 2006 NBA Champion Antoine Walker earned more than $110 million in his 12 year pro career, but it was long before he was filing for bankruptcy. Walker shares his best advice to help others avoid making the same financial mistakes he did.

  • Suns may shine on LeBron James in mega-deal: Report Monday, 30 Jun 2014 | 8:38 AM ET
    LeBron James No. 6 of the Miami Heat goes up for a shot against Kawhi Leonard No. 2 of the San Antonio Spurs during Game 4 of the 2013 NBA Finals.

    The two biggest free agents on the NBA market are being courted by the same team—the Phoenix Suns, according to a report.

  • Not ready for prime-time: Big NBA draft flameouts Friday, 27 Jun 2014 | 8:19 AM ET
    Greg Oden #20 of the Miami Heat.

    When basketball hopes and dreams get dashed, drafted players are labeled as a bust and fans imagine what might have been.

  • NFL just 'dodged a bullet' with Aereo decision Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 3:33 PM ET
    Football fans watch the NFL Super Bowl XLVIII game between the Denver Broncos and the Seattle Seahawks on at a sports bar in New Jersey on February 2, 2014.

    "It's a big victory for the NFL and allows them to keep the value of their content," says one expert.

  • Doing the math on LeBron's potential payday Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 12:11 PM ET
    LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat looks on against the San Antonio Spurs during Game Three of the 2014 NBA Finals at American Airlines Arena on June 10, 2014 in Miami.

    Depending on where he decides to take his talents, LeBron James could see a nice raise from his impending free agency.

  • Agent Rosenhaus: Miami best place for LeBron     Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 11:17 AM ET

    Sports agent Drew Rosenhaus, discusses news LeBron James is opting out of his contract with the Miami Heat. Rosenhaus says opting out gives him the most options and thinks Miami is the best place for him on and off the court.