Sep 16, 2013 Boxing's mainstream glory days pretty much ended when Don King and Mike Tyson got involved. Networks no longer wanted any part of it. So, in many ways, boxing owes its survival to pay-per-view, which has allowed it to tap a small but dedicated audience for a high price.
Aug 29, 2013 The National Football League has agreed to pay $765 million to settle a lawsuit with over 4,000 former players over head injuries.
Aug 26, 2013 Two of the most admired and notorious deals in pro sports involve postponing payments in return for bigger paychecks.
Aug 15, 2013 This Saturday, NBC will start broadcasting English Premier League games, having paid $250 million for the privilege. But will it catch on with Americans?
Aug 9, 2013 L.A. Dodgers phenom Yasiel Puig looks to capitalize on meteoric rise, but companies may wait to sign him.
Jul 24, 2013 The NBA instituted some strict and professional guidelines after the news media spotlighted misdeeds by basketball players. Will the NFL do the same?
Jul 23, 2013 To attract the interest of more casual viewers, the business of cycling may have to change -- specifically the way cycling teams are named and are able to engage with fans.
Jul 23, 2013 The Milwaukee Brewers are losing their star outfielder Ryan Braun for the rest of the season. He's agreed to a suspension without pay for unspecified violations"of baseball's drug program and his contract.
Jul 19, 2013 Vanderbilt still has the poorest attendance record in the Southeastern Conference even though it’s coming off its best season in a century.
Jul 17, 2013 After more than five years of anonymous comments, ESPN.com now requires your Facebook account if you have something to say.