Coronavirus: MLS commissioner, employees will have salaries cut up to 25 percent due to COVID-19 pandemic

As Major League Soccer deals with the financial impact that the coronavirus epidemic has levied, the league has decided to cut the salaries of most of the 300 New York City-based employees that work for the organization, including commissioner Don Garber and other league executives. CBS Sports’ Roger Gonzalez has Read more

New advocacy group wants Major League Baseball to raise minor-league salaries

In the week-plus since Major League Baseball suspended operations in response to the spread of the novel coronavirus, one of the main stories has been the league’s treatment of minor-league players. As we explained elsewhere, those players lack the financial security of their big-league counterparts. MLB announced on Thursday that Read more

Coronavirus: NBPA sent memo detailing provision that wouldn’t require teams to pay full salaries, per report

While the NBA world is still reeling from the league’s decision to suspend all play for a minimum of 30 days following the outbreak of the coronavirus in the United States, there are still a lot of questions that remain during this hiatus. There’s still no guarantee that the league Read more

UFC 248 fight purses, salaries: Prize money each fighter on the main card will take home

It’s good to be champ. Just ask Israel Adesanya, who will receive $500,000 in disclosed pay for his middleweight title defense Saturday against Yoel Romero. The two clash in the main event of UFC 248, which takes place at Las Vegas’ T-Mobile arena. While not every athletic commission discloses fight Read more