Guard O.J. Mayo was banned from the NBA earlier in the offseason for at least two years because of a violation of the NBA and NBPA's anti-drug program, but “he expects to be back on the court soon,” per TMZ Sports. According to TMZ Sports,...Show More Summary
Golden State Warriors superstar Stephen Curry keeps reeling in the hardware, as he was named the 2016 National Basketball Players Association's Players Voice MVP on Thursday: The NBPA noted voting for the award, which was decided only...Show More Summary
LeBron James had to settle for Player You Wish Was on Your Team and Best Social Media Follow. MVP MVP MVP 2016 #PlayersVoice Awards Most Valuable Player goes to @StephenCurry30.https://t.co/a9MxBQzTvJ — NBPA (@TheNBPA) August 4, 2016 The...Show More Summary
NBA Players Break New Ground by Choosing to Fund Health Insurance for Retired NBA Players -- https://t.co/RxdTselkuH pic.twitter.com/sTETzZM9Ms — NBPA (@TheNBPA) July 27, 2016 The NBA Players Association (NBAPA) announced Wednesday that...Show More Summary
The NBPA made history by providing health insurance for ex-players.
The National Basketball Players Association (NBPA) announced Wednesday that its members have voted to foot the health insurance bill for all retired players who were in the League for at The post NBA Players’ Union to Fund Health Insurance for Retired Players appeared first on SLAMonline.
Yesterday, in pioneering fashion, the National Basketball Players Association (NBPA) did something that no North American professional sports organization has ever done. The leagues Union voted unanimously to provide funding for a health insurance plan for all retired NBA players who played three or more years in the league. Show More Summary
The National Basketball Players Association (NBPA) announced Wednesday that its player representatives have voted unanimously to fund health insurance for all retired NBA players with at least three years of service in the league. This program is the first of its kind among North American professional sports. Show More Summary
The National Basketball Players Association (NBPA) announced Wednesday it will fund health care for the league's retired players who racked up at least three years of experience, per Howard Beck of Bleacher Report. The statement noted player representatives passed the vote to fund the health insurance in unanimous fashion. Show More Summary
OKC Thunder power forward Mitch McGary was suspended without pay by the NBA for five games for violating the terms of the NBA/NBPA Anti-Drug Program. McGary’s suspension will begin with the next NBA regular season game that he is eligible and physically able to play. McGary played 15.2 minutes per game as a rookie, averaging 6.3 points [...]
The NBA announced today that Mitch McGary of the Oklahoma City Thunder has been suspended without pay for five games for violating the terms of the NBA/NBPA Anti-Drug Program. McGary's suspension will begin with the next NBA regular season game that he is eligible and physically able to play.
Free-agent guard O.J. Mayo was banned from the NBA on Friday for violating the NBA/NBPA Anti-Drug Program. Marc J. Spears of ESPN's The Undefeated, citing a league announcement, was the first to report Mayo's dismissal. Adrian Wojnarowski...Show More Summary
On Friday, former Milwaukee Bucks & current free agent guard O.J. Mayo was banned from the NBA for violating the NBA/NBPA Anti-Drug Program. Bombshell: NBA announces that free agent O.J. Mayo has been banned from league for violating anti-drug policy. — Ken Berger (@KBergCBS) July 1, 2016 O.J. Mayo is the first NBA player to be dismissed […]
The NBA announced today that free agent O.J. Mayo has been dismissed and disqualified from the league for violating the terms of the NBA/NBPA Anti-Drug Program. Under the Anti-Drug Program, Mayo is eligible to apply for reinstatement in two years. The NBA, NBA teams, and the Players Association are prohibited from publicly disclosing information regarding the testing [...]
The NBA announced today that free agent O.J. Mayo has been dismissed and disqualified from the league for violating the terms of the NBA/NBPA Anti-Drug Program.
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — This week, the basketball world will finally get to see where Thon Maker ends up in the 2016 NBA draft. Jumping from high school to the NBA thanks to a loophole Maker's guardian, Ed Smith, discovered, Maker has been referred to as this draft's mystery man thanks to his relatively untested background. Show More Summary
Some thoughts from the NBPA Top 100 Camp including a lack of point guards, the Class of 2018 having minimal star power and some standout players from the week.
With 100 of the nation's best on hand, these players stood out
The NBPA family sends our thoughts and prayers to @B2nyce's family and friends at this time. pic.twitter.com/l8mn6VDYJl — NBPA (@TheNBPA) May 28, 2016 A Pelicans basketball player was shot and killed yesterday under what seems like bizarre circumstances. He
Michele Roberts, the first woman who serves as the National Basketball Players Association Executive Director, said in an interview recently the NBA needs to see more African American majority owners The post NBPA Executive Director: NBA Needs More African American Coaches, Owners appeared first on SLAMonline.