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NBC Sports Network a new opponent for ESPN

Jan 2, 2012
Comcast gets into the lucrative business of round-the-clock sports programming.
Posted In: Sports, espn, NBC

A true holiday tradition: The NBA on Christmas

Dec 23, 2011
The NFL has its Thanksgiving tradition, and the NBA has Christmas. Ever wonder why?
Posted In: Sports, NBA, Christmas

A casino for Foxboro?

Dec 20, 2011
Foxboro, Mass., already has a football stadium and a huge mall. Steve Wynn and Robert Kraft would like to add a casino to the mix, but many residents say enough is enough.
Posted In: Sports, American Football, NFL, casinos

Mixed martial arts makes network debut

Nov 11, 2011
Could this weekend's fights on Fox be the "ultimate" challenge to boxing's dominance?
Posted In: Sports

Big fights could help the ailing Las Vegas economy

Nov 11, 2011
A big fight is schedule this weekend in Las Vegas, between Manny Pacquiao and Juan Manuel Marquez. What kind of impact do these fights have on the local economy in Vegas?
Posted In: Sports

Brand Penn State suffers a blow

Nov 10, 2011
The football scandal could cost the university in multiple ways off the field.
Posted In: Sports

Michael Jordan's hero image tarnished in NBA negotiations

Nov 10, 2011
Possibly the greatest basketball player of all time, Michael Jordan could become the NBA's most unpopular team owner for his tough tactics at the bargaining table during NBA contract negotiations.
Posted In: Sports

Mid-day Extra: Where boxing has gone since the days of Joe Frazier

Nov 8, 2011
The rivalry between Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier was one of sports legend. But what has happened to boxing since those days?
Posted In: Sports, boxing

Football scandal at Penn State

Nov 7, 2011
Child molestation charges raise troubling questions about the biggest of the big-money college sports.
Posted In: Sports

LA Dodgers could soon be on the auction block

Nov 1, 2011
After a dramatic bankruptcy, the owner of the Los Angeles Dodgers might not be able to salvage the team and will have to sell -- for around $1 billion.
Posted In: Sports