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Nba Lockout 2011

NBA Player To Work As Assistant During Lockout

AP | By BRIAN MAHONEY | Posted 10.24.2011 | Sports

MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Luke Walton will check out another possible career while locked out of his current one. The Lakers forward will be working as an as...

Wade: 'I'm Going To Play Basketball This Year'

AP | By TIM REYNOLDS | Posted 10.10.2011 | Sports

MIAMI -- Dwyane Wade has decided he cannot take a year away from basketball. And if the NBA goes that route, Wade has decided to go somewhere else....

LeBron Keeps On Believing

AP | By TIM REYNOLDS | Posted 10.09.2011 | Sports

AKRON, Ohio -- LeBron James stood before 360 third-graders on Monday, telling them their futures are bright. Plenty of ominous signs notwithstanding,...

NBA Union Chief Bets On Lost Season

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 10.04.2011 | Sports

If NBA Players Union Executive Director Billy Hunter had to wager on it, he would bet that the 2011-2012 NBA season will get canceled. While speaki...

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Len Berman | Posted 10.03.2011 | New York
Len Berman

Who needs the NBA? Having their players is just fine. Oklahoma City star Kevin Durant put on quite a show the other night at Harlem's famed Rucker Park. He scored a cool 66 points.

NBA Takes Legal Action Against Players

AP | DAVE CAMPBELL | Posted 10.02.2011 | Sports

Trying to head off the chance of an antitrust lawsuit from the NBA Players Association, the league went ahead and beat the union to court. The NBA fi...

Jordan Schultz

NBA Lockout Report: Three-Point Leader Dorell Wright Discusses His 'Changed Outlook'

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Schultz | Posted 09.27.2011 | Sports

The NBA lockout has changed the summer landscape for many players, from NBA superstars to veterans. For some, it means going overseas, for others it m...

Jordan Schultz

Kevin Love Going Pro In Beach Volleyball

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Schultz | Posted 09.25.2011 | Sports

To combat the lull of the NBA lockout, NBA All-Star and the league's leading rebounder Kevin Love is going pro in beach volleyball ... yup, that's rig...

What the NFL Labor Deal Means for the NBA Lockout

Danny Groner | Posted 09.25.2011 | Sports
Danny Groner

Now that NFL owners and players have come to terms on a new 10-year labor agreement, the focus turns to another league embroiled in its own lockout: The NBA.

Jordan Schultz

NBA Lockout Deeply Affects Veterans

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Schultz | Posted 09.21.2011 | Sports

Much of the recent talk surrounding the NBA lockout has centered on Deron Williams heading to Turkey and the crowd of mega-stars pondering a similar m...

Why Is France Worried About Joakim?

Posted 09.18.2011 | Chicago

While the NFL lockout looks like it could be wrapped up soon, the NBA's labor dispute could extend for months or longer, potentially jeopardizing the ...

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Len Berman | Posted 09.18.2011 | New York
Len Berman

We could be in the final days of the NFL lockout. So all at once they'll open training camps and sign free agents at a dizzying clip. Too bad, I was sort of hoping they'd deep-six some of those meaningless exhibition games.

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Len Berman | Posted 09.17.2011 | New York
Len Berman

The NBA fired 11 percent of its work force. Then they issued a press release saying, "The layoffs are not a direct result of the lockout." I have to check the rule book. I think that's the definition of double drivel.

Another NBA Star Strongly Considering Career Overseas

AP | GEORGE HENRY | Posted 09.16.2011 | Sports

FAIRBURN, Ga. — Dwight Howard's frustration with the NBA lockout has caused the Orlando Magic star to strongly consider playing overseas. In an...

Do the Players -- and Cities -- Really Need NBA Owners?

David Berri | Posted 09.09.2011 | Sports
David Berri

Once again, two groups are being extorted by the 30 NBA owners: cities and players. A simple solution is for these two groups to come together and form a new basketball league, which I am gong to refer to as the Basketball Players Association League (or BPAL).

Wade: I'd Consider Playing Overseas

AP | ANDREW SELIGMAN | Posted 09.07.2011 | Sports

NEW LENOX, Ill. — Dwyane Wade could see himself and other NBA stars eyeing an overseas contract if the lockout drags on, just like New Jersey's ...

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NBA Lockout: Who's Going To Get Fat?

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Schultz | Posted 01.27.2012 | Sports

During the last lockout in 1999, many players came back completely out of shape. All-stars and Olympians like Vin Baker and Shawn Kemp were in the prime of their careers, still just 29 and 28 respectively, yet became cautionary tales and never regained the explosive prowess that once made them both so great.

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.

What to Do With All Your Free Time

Roger I. Abrams | Posted 08.31.2011 | Sports
Roger I. Abrams

Now that the NBA has joined the NFL in lockout mode, it is time to think about what we are going to do with all our new free time.

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

HuffingtonPost.com | 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...

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Len Berman | Posted 08.30.2011 | New York
Len Berman

Today's the last hope for NBA players to avoid a lockout. It's expected that tomorrow, basketball players will join football players on the outside looking in.

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Len Berman | Posted 08.22.2011 | New York
Len Berman

David Tyree says same-sex marriage would send the country into anarchy. Oh, really? I would say he's taken one too many hits, but the truth is, he never made another catch in the NFL after that Super Bowl reception.

New York Fans, Unite!

Brian Frederick | Posted 07.09.2011 | Sports
Brian Frederick

For years, sports team owners and leagues have played on our loyalties and preyed on our wallets, forcing even the most marginal fan to subsidize sports stadiums and arenas that then enable them to charge us ever-higher prices for tickets to games.