Tagged: ‘David Stern’

NBA Commissioner David Stern is Set to Retire in 2014
October 26th, 2012 at 5:04 PM
***PHOTO1*** NBA commissioner David Stern has decided to retire from his position and has set his final date to be February 1, 2014.  That date will mark his 30th year at the position, as he started on February 1, 1984.  He is set to be replaced by Deputy Commissioner Adam...

NBA Players and Owners Reach a Handshake Deal for New CBA
November 26th, 2011 at 11:14 AM
***PHOTO1*** After 149 days of lockout and 12 days after the players decided to dissolve the union the players and the owners seem to have a handshake deal for a new collective bargaining agreement.  Both sides have been meeting this past week in an effort to get a deal banged out...

The NBA Lockout Extends Through December
November 16th, 2011 at 2:30 PM
***PHOTO1*** On the 138th day of the NBA lockout, it was the day the players were supposed to receive their first paycheck, the day after the union declined the owners offer of a 50-50 split in basketball related income and it also became the day that the league notified teams that...

Players Decide to Reject NBA’s Offer and Moves to Decertify Union
November 14th, 2011 at 11:42 PM
***PHOTO1*** On the 137th day of the NBA lockout the players' association made a power move, to reject the offer made by the owners and then decertify itself to file an antitrust lawsuit against the league and its owners.  NBA Commissioner David Stern has described the upcoming period for the...

Make or Break Monday: NBA Players Union To Meet In New York To Discuss Proposal
November 13th, 2011 at 11:29 PM
***PHOTO1*** Well it has come down to this; on Monday the NBA players' association will get together in New York to discuss the league's latest contract proposal.  Player representatives from all 30 teams are expected to be in attendance as well as other players that are concerned and have been active...