Someone Paid $133,000 For Warriors-Cavs Tickets

Tickets for Game 5 of the NBA Finals are in such high demand that one fan has paid six figures for a pair of courtside seats.  ESPN’s Darren Rovell, citing a Golden State Warriors source, reports that a buyer paid $ 133,000 for two floor seats for Monday’s game at Oakland’s Oracle Arena, including over […]

College Athletes Lost Another Fight To Get Paid. But There’s A Silver Lining.

On Monday, a federal appeals court ruled against three track and field athletes who had sued the University of Pennsylvania and the NCAA on the grounds that they were employees who did not receive fair compensation under federal wage and hour laws. The ruling from the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals was the latest […]

Supreme Court Won’t Review Disputes Over Whether College Athletes Should Be Paid

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to take up the contentious issue of pay for college athletes, leaving in place a lower court’s decision finding that rules by the governing body for collegiate sports limiting compensation violate antitrust law. The justices declined to hear an appeal by the National Collegiate Athletic Association seeking to […]