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NBA Cancels All Games Through November 30

AP | BRIAN MAHONEY | Posted 12.28.2011 | Sports

NEW YORK — As NBA players and owners wait to see who will blink first, fans are stuck staring at a blank calendar. NBA Commissioner David Stern...

Basketball Players Still Represent Labor

David Macaray | Posted 12.26.2011 | Sports
David Macaray

The ongoing labor dispute between NBA owners and the players union is continuing to draw national attention, as each passing day without an agreement puts the league closer to not having a season at all.

Jordan Schultz

Spencer Haywood On The NBA Lockout, His Hall Of Fame Induction And LeBron James | Jordan Schultz | Posted 12.25.2011 | Sports

Spencer Haywood won an Olympic gold medal in 1968, at the age of 19, and was signed by the Seattle Sonics two years later after dominating the ABA. In...

Bryant Gumbel, David Stern and the NBA Plantation

Dr. Boyce Watkins | Posted 12.22.2011 | Black Voices
Dr. Boyce Watkins

Based on Gumbel's remarks over the years, I quietly suspect that beneath the polished, articulate demeanor lies a Black Panther always waiting to happen. In fact, that's one of the reasons I respect him so much.

NBA Clings To A Fragile Position

Posted 12.20.2011 | Sports

Give them credit, they have been consistent. The NBA has always said that they want two things from a new CBA: To adjust player salaries so that ow...

Bryant Gumbel Describes NBA Commish As "Modern Plantation Overseer"

Posted 12.19.2011 | Sports

Although word of the 16-hour negotiating session at midweek suggests that all parties are still working toward a solution, the news emerging from the ...

War is Hell, says JaVale McGee

Mark Heisler | Posted 12.18.2011 | Sports
Mark Heisler

No, the players haven't fallen apart. No, the season isn't in jeopardy... yet... even if the parties, who got close a week ago, are now back glaring at each other from their respective corners.

LeBron Interested In Playing Football?

Posted 12.12.2011 | Sports

With NBA commissioner David Stern announcing Monday evening that the league has cancelled the first two weeks of the season, some players may need to ...

The NBA Lockout, Congress and Senator Herb Kohl

Brian Frederick | Posted 12.11.2011 | Sports
Brian Frederick

Only Congress can force owners to explain why their own profits should trump the massive public investment we've made in the game. But when Congress is made up of an NBA owner and at least 244 other millionaires, don't hold your breath.

Twitter Reacts To NBA News

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 12.11.2011 | Sports

On Monday evening, NBA Commissioner David Stern officially cancelled the first two weeks of the 2011-12 NBA season. The announcement came at the concl...

NBA Commissioner Cancels First Two Weeks Of Season

AP | BRIAN MAHONEY | Posted 12.10.2011 | Sports

NEW YORK — Sticking to his deadline, NBA Commissioner David Stern erased the first two weeks of the season after negotiations failed to produce ...

Hold That NBA Apocalypse

Mark Heisler | Posted 12.10.2011 | Sports
Mark Heisler

Overheated as this thing has been, the last three weeks saw the parties whittle their "irreconcilable" differences down to three percentage points.

Report: Wade Yelled At Commissioner At Labor Meeting

Posted 12.01.2011 | Sports

It seemed like things took a turn for the worse on Friday during a meeting between the NBA brass and the players. According to multiple reports from E...

Contrary to Gladwell, NBA Owners Do Get to Have Their Cake and Eat It, Too

Jonathan Weiler | Posted 10.24.2011 | Sports
Jonathan Weiler

Owners in all of the major sports have shown an unwavering desire to make as much money as possible precisely by taking advantage of the fact that sports are not ordinary businesses.

Revenue Sharing Strangely Silent in NFL Negotations

Andrew Brandt | Posted 09.06.2011 | Sports
Andrew Brandt

While the two sides in the NFL labor dispute work on revenue sharing among the owners and players, revenue sharing among the owners -- a problem lying beneath the surface of this two-year dispute -- lies dormant.

Jordan Schultz On MSNBC's The Daily Rundown Discussing 2011 NBA Lockout (VIDEO)

Huff TV | Posted 09.05.2011 | Sports
Huff TV

HuffPost Sports Columnist Jordan Schultz joined Chuck Todd and The Daily Rundown of MSNBC to discuss the NBA Lockout Wednesday morning.

NBA Locks Out Players

AP | BRIAN MAHONEY | Posted 08.30.2011 | Sports

NEW YORK — No free agency now, maybe no games later. The NBA lockout claimed a quick casualty in Day 1, when the free agency period did not ope...

Another Lockout

Posted 08.30.2011 | Sports

Although it won't be official until 12:01 a.m. tomorrow, the NBA owners will lock out the players after failing to reach a new collective bargaining a...

Jordan Schultz

NBA Lockout: A Full Examination Of Both Parties | Jordan Schultz | Posted 08.30.2011 | Sports

Related Note: LISTEN to my Wednesday radio podcasts for more lockout analysis along with breakdowns of last week's NBA Draft. The NBA is coming off...

NBA Lockout and NBA Draft: A Full Breakdown (RADIO)

Jordan Schultz | Posted 08.30.2011 | Sports
Jordan Schultz

Yesterday I caught up with two of our good radio friends, 56 Sports Radio in Memphis and "The Odd Couple" 610 Sports Radio in Houston, to break down the NBA Lockout every which way, and offer some analysis on the NBA Draft.

Sonicsgate, Kingsgate, and Why I'm Over the NBA

Steven Nereo | Posted 07.10.2011 | Sports
Steven Nereo

You could say, "poor Seattle" but that would be a narrow-minded summation of the whole situation. In the big picture, the NBA and David Stern have set a precedent that no team in any market is safe.

The NBA Fix Is Off -- Now Can We End the Ridiculous Conspiracy Theories?

Larry Strauss | Posted 07.10.2011 | Sports
Larry Strauss

To everyone out there who has ever accused David Stern, his referees and the television networks of predetermining playoff winners, please speak up now. You have some explaining to do.

Magic Coach Calls Out NBA Commissioner

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

Stan Van Gundy has had enough of the way referees are officiating All-Star center Dwight Howard's games. The Orlando Magic coach went on a long rant...

Zach Carter

CPAC Chief Tied To Fannie Mae, Foreclosure Mill | Zach Carter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The new head of the American Conservative Union, the group which hosts the annual Conservative Political Action Conference, has ties to ...

The Rise & Fall Of Florida's Foreclosure King, David J. Stern

AP | MICHELLE CONLIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — During the housing crash, it was good to be a foreclosure king. David Stern was Florida's top foreclosure lawyer, and he...