"Our players are in the world; they’re just not immune from it," NBPA head Michele Roberts said. The post After Suffering Broken Leg In Police Encounter, NBA Player Will Sue The NYPD appeared first on ThinkProgress.
NBPA Executive Director Michele Roberts announced today that union operations will be moving to a new home in mid-town Manhattan in spring 2016. The new office space and players campus is located at 1133 Avenue of the Americas and covers 47,000 square feet over two floors. The campus will include a business center, practice [...]
Given the history of how these NBA labor negotiations typically work out—to say nothing of the charged rhetoric on both sides of the battle between billionaire team owners and millionaire The post NBPA Director Michele Roberts Hoping to Sign New CBA Next Season appeared first on SLAMonline.
The NBA Players Association is preparing to file a grievance against the Kings, alleging they improperly voided Luc Mbah a Moute’s contract. Mbah a Moute signed a one-year, $1.5 million The post NBPA Filing Grievance Over Kings Voiding Luc Mbah a Moute’s Contract appeared first on SLAMonline.
Allen Iverson received the Game Changer Award at the inaugural NBPA Players’ Awards and in his speech addressed the roller coaster (...)
The first-ever National Basketball Players Association Awards were handed out Sunday, July 19 in Las Vegas, but the results of the voting were revealed in a nationally televised broadcast Tuesday evening. While the league's officialShow More Summary
Harden took home the MVP award at the Player’s Awards.
The National Basketball Players Association executive director Michele Roberts responded to the claim made by NBA Commissioner Adam Silver that numerous teams are losing money. David Aldridge of TNT reported the statement Roberts made Thursday: Under the CBA, we do not have a gross compensation system. Show More Summary
The National Basketball Association (NBA) and the National Basketball Players Association (NBPA) announced today the full rosters for the first NBA game in Africa, which will take place Aug. 1 at Ellis Park Arena in Johannesburg, South Africa.
National Basketball Players Association head Michele Roberts is pushing to allocate millions to former NBAers’ health-care insurance costs, reports Yahoo! Sports. The dollars would come out of the League’s massive The post The NBPA Wants to Pay for Former Players’ Health Insurance appeared first on SLAMonline.
Current NBA players may not be the only ones to reap the benefits of the league's new television deal, which is set to kick in at the start of the 2016-17 season. Yahoo Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski reported the National Basketball Players...Show More Summary
This is nasty.
The top plays from the 2015 NBPA Top 100 Camp.
Bam Adebayo had a number of ridiculous plays at the NBPA Top 100 Camp.
The Philadelphia Sixers’ multi-year race to the bottom has drawn the scrutiny of the NBPA, which is now reportedly investigating the franchise for a possible violation of the CBA. NBPA The post The NBA Players’ Union is Investigating the Sixers for CBA Violations appeared first on SLAMonline.
Thon Maker had a tremendous week in earning MVP honors at the NBPA Top 100 Camp.
Some thoughts on the action at the NBPA Top 100 Camp.
Duval helped lead his team to the camp championship.
The five-star big man left his mark on the NBPA Top 100 Camp this week.
By SEAN MORAN CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va — Shamorie Ponds, a 6-foot-1 2016 guard out of Brooklyn (N.Y.) Thomas Jefferson, had quite a weekend at the NBPA Top 100 Camp. After staking his claim as one of the top scorers on the Nike EYBL circuit, where he averaged 17.1 points per game, Ponds finished eighth at the Top 100 […]