Golden State Warriors fans holding up signs celebrating the Warriors attempt to go 16-0 to start the season while playing the Los Angeles Lakers at ORACLE Arena on November 24, 2015 in Oakland, California.

Can the Warriors' winning streak bring in big bucks?

Dec 1, 2015
Winning games is great for fans but does a streak affect sales or advertising?
Posted In: basketball, business of sports, Sports, television ads
ESPN is losing subscribers.

ESPN's ratings are slipping

Nov 26, 2015
ESPN has lost about 7 million subscribers since its audience peak in 2013.
Posted In: espn, tv, cable, cord cutting, streaming, Sports

Changing an offensive mascot can be tricky – and expensive

Nov 12, 2015
Adidas has offered to cover some schools' costs, but they can't diffuse the controversy.
Posted In: Sports, high school, native americans

Baseball economics hits a homerun for the Mets

Oct 9, 2015
One reason the team is in the playoffs for the first time in several years: math.
Posted In: Sports, baseball, salaries
Russell Wilson #3 of the Seattle Seahawks runs with the ball during the first half of a game against the Detroit Lions at CenturyLink Field on Monday in Seattle, Washington.

Game over? Fantasy sports face regulation questions

Oct 6, 2015
The websites and their employees face 'insider betting' allegations.
Posted In: Sports, fantasy sports

The high price of being a Chicago Cubs fan

Oct 2, 2015
The financial — and emotional — cost adds up.
Posted In: Sports, Chicago, quite the jinx
Participants compete during the ethical hacking contest Insomni'hack on March 21, 2014 in Geneva.

Being a competitive coding jock has its perks

Sep 28, 2015
Opportunities include job offers from Silicon Valley companies.
Posted In: coding, competitiveness, Sports, technology, Wall Street, Silicon Valley
Nike is doing pretty well for itself.

What's next for Nike?

Sep 24, 2015
The athletic company is taking its look to the street.
Posted In: Nike, Sports, sales, shoes

Beer merger worries advertisers

Sep 21, 2015
With fewer beer companies competing, they may spend less on sports sponsorships.
Posted In: advertising, Sports, beer
Jermaine Kearse of the Seattle Seahawks gets airborne against Chris Culliver of the San Francisco 49ers at Levi's Stadium back in November 2014 in Santa Clara, California.

The NFL gets tech'd out

Sep 10, 2015
Players will wear sensors and transmit real-time stats.
Posted In: NFL, American Football, stadiums, Sports