The debate over taking a knee during the national anthem is a distraction from real problems in the US, former NBA chief David Stern told CNBC.
President Donald Trump speaks at the White House while welcoming Stanley Cup winners the Pittsburgh Penguins.
President Trump called for an end to "massive tax breaks" for the NFL Tuesday despite lucrative subsides in his own proposed tax reform plan.
Sports should report total audience numbers, not just the fans watching the live broadcast, George Pyne, Bruin Sports Capital founder and CEO, told CNBC.
As the record-breaking Cleveland Indians prepared to play Thursday night, tickets were still available.
Americans spend more on going to games than they do on books.
CNBC takes a look at some of the stadiums and teams embracing clean energy and the environment.
A ruthless Floyd Mayweather scored a 10th round technical knockout over mixed martial arts champion Conor McGregor.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has criticized Neymar's world record transfer move from Barcelona to Paris St Germain.
Mayweather promises to pay the tax bill after the Aug. 26 fight with Conor McGregor, but says he does not have the cash now.
As the U.S. Open Championship continues this weekend, some of the biggest winners won't be the golfers themselves.
NHL will not be taking part in the 2018 Olympics in South Korea. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports.
Ted Leonsis, owner of Washington Capitals and Wizards, talks to CNBC's Scott Wapner about the 'extremely significant issue' of resting star NBA players, tech companies and President Trump.
The Golden Knights are about to show if a sport played on ice can do well in the scorching desert of Las Vegas.
Misty Copeland says her sponsors must reflect her belief in the importance of diversity and inclusion.
Lady Gaga received $0 for her Super Bowl performance.
Experts are now estimating the NFL salary cap for 2017. It's a complex formula tied to league total revenues and player incentives.
The day after the Super Bowl is known for office-wide hangovers and an uptick in "sick days." One company has a solution.
Discussing the transition from serving the country to working in Wall Street, with veterans Jim Lebenthal, Lebenthal Asset Management CEO & CIO; Lawrence Doll, Drexel Hamilton Founder & Chairman; John Martinko, Drexel Hamilton Managing Director; and Matthew Caldwell, NHL Panthers CEO.
It didn't take long for the customary white victory flag to be hoisted above the Wrigley Field scoreboard on Saturday night.