The NBA leads in average player salaries by a wide margin, as evidenced by Statista’s list that also includes average 2019-2020 player salaries for the MLB, NFL, NHL and the MLS: Average NBA salary: $8.32 million. Average MLB salary: $4.03 million. … Average NHL salary: $2.69 million.
Is NBA more popular than MLB?
An analysis of TV viewership from the 2019 season conducted by The Big Lead found that while the NBA garners larger audiences for its national telecasts than MLB, baseball teams average greater local viewership per game on regional sports networks.
What sport makes the most money 2021?
RICHEST SPORTS IN THE WORLD 2021/2022
- ICE HOCKEY.
Who is the richest team in the world?
List of most valuable teams
- Barcelona – $4.76 billion.
- Real Madrid – $4.75 billion.
- Bayern Munich – $4.215 billion.
- Manchester United – $4.2 billion.
- Liverpool – $4.1 billion.
- Manchester City – $4 billion.
- Chelsea – $3.2 billion.
- Arsenal – $2.88 billion.
Is MLB a dying sport?
Baseball, America’s national pastime, is a dying sport. The kids of this generation find it boring; its fanbase is dwindling with each passing season and networks like ESPN have begun to focus their coverage almost exclusively on other sports.