Sports

WWE Should Exit the Movie Business

World Wrestling Entertainment has been a tremendous success in the wrestling business and a failure everywhere else. WWE's efforts to...

The Money Behind The Masters

Spring is officially here for golf fans, and the sport's most revered tournament, The Masters, has teed off for the 78th time. While talk of ...

Nike's Endorsement Deal with Johnny Manziel a Calculated Risk

Nike just made Johnny Football its newest pitchman with high hopes that the college phenom/loose cannon becomes its next big...

Will New Streaming Service NFL Now Help Boost the League's Online Presence?

I consider myself an average football fan, more or less. Like three-quarters of American men, I watch the NFL, and like the 25 million people...

Manchester United Reportedly Signs $1 Billion Licensing Deal With Nike

Over the weekend the U.K.'s Daily Mirror reported that Manchester United would renew its licensing deal with Nike for £600 million ($1...

How Norway's 329 Winter Olympic Medals Help a Company Making Smart Skis

More than 2,300 miles north of Sochi lies Trøndelag, a small region of Norway known for three very different things: farming,...

Why the Yankees Will Continue to Pay the Luxury Tax

Derek Jeter, the epitome of a New York Yankee not seen since Mantle or maybe even Gehrig, recently announced his plan to retire...

Speedway Motorsports Revving up for Better Times

Speedway Motorsports has the luxury of providing stages for the United States' highest grossing professional sports organization --...

Why Do Nike's New Buccaneers and U.S. Soccer Jerseys Have the Sports World Buzzing?

From the NBA's sleeved jerseys to the ongoing uniform switcheroo in the NFL, athletic apparel redesigns are common. So what did Nike just do...

Fantasy Football Stock Draft: How Are We Doing?

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Back in August, several Motley Fool analysts sat down to play the stock...

Football Is Closer to Becoming Moneyball Than You May Think

Much like Moneyball in the MLB, advanced statistics are revolutionizing the NFL. One company is leading the charge, and after speaking with...

Will 'Fan vs. Machine' Revolutionize Fantasy Sports?

The Fantasy Sports Trade Association estimates the average fantasy sports GM spends over $400 on league fees and evaluation tools each year....