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Kevin Garnett Bemoans Lack Of Loyalty On Both Sides Of The NBA

There comes a time in all of our lives when we meet a crossroad; we then have the choice of continuing on the path we have been on, or choosing another path that takes us to life’s next adventure. At … Continue reading

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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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Head Of NBA Coaches Association Pleads For New Talks Between Owners And Players

Since the NBA Lockout went into effect back on July 1, we have heard plenty from representatives for the NBA players as well as from NBA Team Owners. On Monday,”Sports Illustrated” printed a copy of a letter to all players … Continue reading

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Celtics Pierce Says He Did Not Push For Decertification Of Players Union

The “Boston Globe” has reported that Boston Celtics veteran All-Star forward Paul Pierce told reporters that he was not a driving force behind the decision earlier this month to decertify the NBA Players Association. Pierce spoke to reporters after playing … 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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