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Former All-Star Kevin Johnson to lead NBPA search

Sacramento Mayor and former NBA All-Star Kevin Johnson will lead a search committee to find a new executive director for the NBA Players Association.

Bucks' Sanders suspended for anti-drug violation

The NBA announced today that Larry Sanders of the Milwaukee Bucks has been suspended without pay for five games for violating the terms of the NBA/NBPA Anti-Drug Program. Sanders' suspension will begin with the next NBA regular season game for which he is eligible and physically able to play.

NBA suspends Moultrie 5 games for violating drug policy

The NBA announced today that Arnett Moultrie of the Philadelphia 76ers has been suspended without pay for five games for violating the terms of the NBA/NBPA Anti-Drug Program. Moultrie's suspension will begin with tonight's game between the 76ers and the Atlanta Hawks. Moultrie will also be ineligible to play for the Delaware 87ers during the period of his suspension.

Players and Agents Ask NBPA to Delay Executive Director Vote, Rethink Candidates

Roughly two dozen players and agents are intent on getting the NBA players union to push back the selection of its next executive director until July, sources said, out of concern about how the field of candidates were winnowed to the...Show More Summary

Judge: Hunter lawsuit against NBPA can continue

A judge has ruled that former executive director Billy Hunter's suit against the NBA players' association for breach of contract can continue, but dismissed most of his claims against Derek Fisher and all of them against a publicist who used to work with the Oklahoma City guard.

Kobe Bryant Identifies Himself as 'Black Mamba' on Call to Billy Hunter

Any story that features Kobe Bryant placing an ominous, late-night call to former NBPA executive director Billy Hunter is bound to be a good one. But now that court documents in Hunter's ongoing lawsuit against the union that cannedShow More Summary

NBA, NBPA made second donation to Philippines

The NBA and the NBA Players Association have made a second $250,000 donation toward relief efforts in the Philippines, this time to World Vision.

NBA, NBPA donate $250K to Philippines efforts

The NBA and NBA Players Association are donating $250,000 to the U.S. Fund for UNICEF in support of UNICEF's emergency relief efforts in areas of the Philippines ravaged by Typhoon Haiyan.

NBA Rumors: Latest on Jason Collins, Eric Bledsoe and NBPA

The 2013-14 NBA season has just gotten underway, but off-the-court rumors are flying in at midseason form. Whispers about unemployed potential contributors, contract issues following the passing of Thursday’s extension deadline and even...Show More Summary

Drugs Are Bad M’kay: Twitter Pimp Baller J.R. Smith Suspended 5 Games For Violating NBA Substance Abuse Policy!

J.R. just can’t keep his nose clean… J.R. Smith Suspended For 5 Games For Violating NBA Substance Abuse Policy Via ESPN Knicks guard J.R. Smith has been suspended without pay for five games for violating the terms of the NBA/NBPA

J.R. Smith suspended five games for violating anti-drug program

The NBA announced today that J.R. Smith of the New York Knicks has been suspended without pay for five games for violating the terms of the NBA/NBPA Anti-Drug Program. Smith’s suspension will begin with the first game of the 2013-14 season for which he is eligible and physically able to play. According to the New [...]

NBA Prospects Who Have Raised Their Draft Stock During 2013 Offseason

All might be quiet on the NBA front, but the younger prospects remain awfully busy in the summer. Between the LeBron James Skills Academy, Elite Youth Basketball League, Under Armour Invitational, NBPA Top 100 Camp, FIBA World Championships,...Show More Summary

New Players Union Rep Chris Paul Wants to Challenge NBA on HGH, Flopping Fines

Chris Paul already has big plans for the NBA's Players Union. Sources told TMZ the newly elected NBPA president has spoken with fellow players and taken aim at a number of different issues. Paul's agenda reportedly includes: Preparing...Show More Summary

Steve Blake named to NBPA executive committee as a vice president

Lakers guard Steve Blake has been named as a vice president on the National Basketball Players Assn. Executive Committee. Welcome #thenbpa two newest Executive Committee members VP @SteveBlake5 @ATolliver44!!! #nbpa2013 — NBPA (@TheNBPA)...Show More Summary

Chris Paul ready for challenge as NBPA president

The NBA Players Association elected a new president on Wednesday, replacing Derek Fisher with Chris Paul. This went against the grain considering Roger Mason Jr. was widely reported to be Fisher's successor, but the Los Angeles Clippers'...Show More Summary

Why Chris Paul Is the Perfect Choice to Represent New Era of NBPA as President

The National Basketball Players Association needed to find leadership, poise and veteran experience in their search for a new president. Safe to say it sounds like they've found the perfect man for the job: Los Angeles Clippers superstar...Show More Summary

Chris Paul Elected President of National Basketball Players Association

The National Basketball Players Association has a new president, and his nickname is CP3. Los Angeles Clippers point guard Chris Paul was elected president of the NBPA on Wednesday evening. It is the first power shift at the player-oriented...Show More Summary

Chris Paul named NBPA president

The NBA Players Association elected Los Angeles Clippers guard Chris Paul as its new president Wednesday, making an official announcement on Twitter. He replaces Derek Fisher after a tumultuous period for the league's player union. After...Show More Summary

Roger Mason Jr. Announces He'll Run for NBPA President on Twitter

Being president of the National Basketball Players Association is a dirty job, but Roger Mason Jr. would like to be the man to do it. Currently one of seven vice presidents on the NBPA 's executive committee, Mason announced his candidacy...Show More Summary

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