The votes are in, and labor peace in the NBA is virtually assured for several years. The National Basketball Players Association has completed its process of voting to approve the terms of the next collective bargaining agreement between the league and its players, which was tentatively agreed...
The NBA and the National Basketball Players association issued a call for unity in a video released by the league on Tuesday afternoon --- and it makes a case for why the NBA could be the best league in sports. Chris Paul, Dwyane Wade,...Show More Summary
The National Basketball Players Association (NBPA) is reportedly examining the ongoing stalemate between the Miami Heat and forward Chris Bosh concerning the potential resumption of his NBA career. Ira Winderman of the South FloridaShow More Summary
The NBA and National Basketball Players Association could have a new collective bargaining agreement finalized in the near future after reportedly making "significant progress" in negotiations. On Thursday, Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical reported the new deal could be done within the next "several weeks." The NBA and NBPA have until Dec. Show More Summary
The NBA and the National Basketball Players Association announced Wednesday that they’re working together to “take meaningful action” in communities. The League and the union plan to “engage young people, The post NBA and Players Union Partnering to Create Positive Community Change appeared first on SLAMonline.
A lawsuit on behalf of former executive director of the National Basketball Players Association Billy Hunter will involve some of the most notable players in the NBA. According to Ethan Sherwood Strauss of ESPN.com, LeBron James, Chris...Show More Summary
Last year, the National Basketball Players Association awards made headlines when James Harden won the players’ vote as League MVP, but this time around everyone’s in agreement that Stephen Curry The post NBA Players Vote for Stephen Curry as the MVP appeared first on SLAMonline.
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
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.
Good morning. We have that and more in Thursday's NBA newsletter. Good morning. Let's basketball. TAKING CARE OF THEMSELVES: This is important. The National Basketball Players Association announced on Wednesday that they will fund retired players' health insurance beginning on Jan. Show More Summary
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
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.