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NBA And Players Reportedly Reach Tentative Deal On New Collective Bargaining Agreement

After being locked in battle since July 1, it appears an end is in sight for the NBA Lockout as the “New York Times” reported Saturday morning that NBA players and Team Owners have reached a tentative deal to ratify … Continue reading

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DeShawn Stevenson Says "Billy Hunter Is Doing A Horrible Job"

DeShawn Stevenson has never been shy about expressing his opinions; and according to “Yahoo Sports” the veteran Free Agent guard has expressed his displeasure with former Executive Director of the now defunct NBA Players Association Billy Hunter. The guard who … Continue reading

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Christmas Games A Possibility As NBA Negotiations Resume

If your “Christmas Wish List” includes a slate of games on Christmas Day, you may still be in luck according to a report that the “New York Times” published on Wednesday. According to the paper representatives from the now defunct … Continue reading

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Players Want To Start Their Own League? Good Luck With That!

There have been many empty threats and ludicrous statements made by both sides of the bargaining table since the NBA Lockout went into effect back on July 1. However, the statements made by former Executive Director of the NBA Players … Continue reading

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Which Ever Side You Support, Arena Workers And NBA Fans Are The True Losers In Lockout

If a basketball hits the hardwood and there is nobody there to hear it; does it still make a sound? The longer the NBA Lockout persists, the more likely the chance that the Association will return to sparsely populated arenas when … Continue reading

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Eve Of Destruction, Players Reject Deal Will Disband Union

The worst case scenario has taken place in the NBA, as the “New York Times” reported Monday that the NBA Players Association has rejected the latest proposal from Association Team Owners, and have decided to dissolve the players union. With … Continue reading

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NBA Proposes 72 Game Regular Season While Players Still Undecided on Issues

After conducting two long days of negotiations on Wednesday and Thursday in hopes of finally ratifying a new NBA Collective Bargaining Agreement, talks have been put on hold while the NBA Players Association ponder the revised agreement submitted to them … Continue reading

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NBA Players Open To Compromise, Request Meeting Before Wednesday Deadline

All is not lost for those holding out hope for an NBA regular season as the “New York Times” has reported that NBA Players Association President Derek Fisher told members of the media on Tuesday, that the players are willing … Continue reading

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Decertification Of Players Union Reportedly Gaining Traction With NBA Players

While negotiations for a new NBA Collective Bargaining Agreement will resume on Saturday, a group of players from the Association have been exploring another option during this week. “The New York Times” has reported that a group of 50 NBA … Continue reading

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Reports State That 78 Game Schedule Still Possible For NBA Regular Season

With the announcement late last week that the Association had cancelled games through November 30, there is no longer any chance of the NBA regular season will consist of 82 games. There still could be a chance of the Association … Continue reading

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