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.
The union that represents National Basketball Association players has instituted strong new changes in the way it certifies and then regulates agents.All current registered National Basketball Players Association ("NBPA") agents received...Show More Summary
During the annual All-Star meeting of the Board of Player Representatives of the National Basketball Players Association on Friday, 10-time All-Star Carmelo Anthony of the New York Knicks was elected to serve on the union's Executive Committee.
New York Knicks superstar Carmelo Anthony can add another job to his resume after being elected to the National Basketball Players Association Executive Committee, which the NBPA announced Friday. Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical first reported the news. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
The National Basketball Players Association has filed a grievance on behalf of Matt Barnes, in an effort to recoup cash lost in a recent two-game suspension without pay by the The post Matt Barnes Doubts the NBA Will Reimburse Him for Fine appeared first on SLAMonline.
The National Basketball Players Association is reportedly coming to the defense of Memphis Grizzlies forward Matt Barnes after he was suspended for two games without pay for an incident involving New York Knicks head coach Derek Fisher...Show More Summary
Preliminary talks between the NBA and the National Basketball Players Association were held Tuesday, as the two sides try to hammer out a new Collective Bargaining Agreement. There’s been talk The post NBA and Players Union Meet to Discuss a New CBA appeared first on SLAMonline.
The NBA and National Basketball Players Association met Tuesday to start an early conversation on a new collective bargaining agreement, per Yahoo Sports' Marc J. Spears. Both NBPA Executive Director Michele Roberts and NBA Commissioner...Show More Summary
The National Basketball Association and National Basketball Players Association issued the following statement today:
Clippers point guard and National Basketball Players Association president, Chris Paul covers the most recent issue of ESPN magazine. Donning a sharp three-piece suit for the outing, Paul is photographed by Art Streiber with styling by Courtney Mays. Show More Summary
The National Basketball Players Association has agreed to sell their Harlem digs for $21 million, which represents a tidy profit of roughly $18 million. The union will move into a The post NBA Players Union Selling Harlem Headquarters for $21 Million appeared first on SLAMonline.
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
NBA commissioner Adam Silver insists a "significant number" of teams are losing money. But several players waking the red carpet Sunday night at the National Basketball Players Association's Players Awards insist they need to see proof before they believe Silver's claim.
National Basketball Players Association executive director Michele Roberts responded Thursday to League commissioner Adam Silver’s assertion that a “significant number of teams” are losing money. Roberts, though careful to avoid The post NBA Players Union Looks Forward to Examining League Finances appeared first on SLAMonline.
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.
Tired of hearing stories of former players not being able to afford medical care, National Basketball Players Association executive director Michele Roberts and the union’s executives are readying a proposal for the league's player representatives...Show More Summary
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.
"The godmother of the NBA." That's how former player Roger Mason Jr., now the National Basketball Players Association's deputy executive director, refers to Chrysa Chin, who worked for the union and then the league spanning more than 20 years. Show More Summary
BET Networks is partnering with the National Basketball Players Association to air the 1st Annual Basketball Player Awards, voted on by NBA’s active players. The awards will tape in Las Vegas on July 10 to air exclusively on BET Networks. Show More Summary