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By Glenn Erby On Monday, July 6th, 2015

Report: NBPA To Fund Health Care Plans For Retired Players

The NBA Players Association has proposed a plan to use revenues from the upcoming new television deal to pay for retired players’ health-care, according to a report from Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports’. The More...

By Glenn Erby On Friday, June 19th, 2015

BET To Air The First Annual NBPA Player Awards’ July 19

This has the potential to be one ‘swagged’ out — failure of an event if not properly presented to the masses. According to Deadline, the NBA Players’ Association (NBPA) announced that it will More...

By Glenn Erby On Thursday, April 16th, 2015

NBA and NBPA Announce Implementation Of HGH Testing

The NBA and the NBPA have made a huge announcement concerning drug testing heading into next year. The easily hidden drug — HGH — is now on the table for testing. The NBA and the NBPA announced that More...

By Donald Battle On Friday, February 13th, 2015

LeBron James New Vice President of NBPA

NBA star LeBron James now has another title to add to his name, Vice President of the National Basketball Players Association. LeBron will work alongside his very close friend Chris Paul, who was elected president More...

By Natasha Paul On Tuesday, July 29th, 2014
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Michele Roberts Elected as NBPA 1st Female Director

Michele Roberts, a DC litigator, has been elected as the first female director of the NBPA. Yahoo Sports: NBPA elects Washington, D.C., attorney Michele Roberts as Executive Director. http://t.co/kSVv40XHPj — More...

By Greg Smith On Saturday, April 26th, 2014

CP3 Says They Owe It to The Fans to Play in Statement

The NBPA or National Basketball Players Association has issued a full statement regarding the Donal Sterling situation. The NBPA is actually led by Clippers star PG Chris Paul. Here is the statement: Statement More...

By Natasha Paul On Thursday, August 22nd, 2013
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New NBPA President Chris Paul has List of Demands for NBA

Chris Paul is taking his role as NBPA President very seriously. Even though David Stern is set to be replaced by Adam Silver in February of 2014, Paul isn’t waiting to start making moves according to TMZ. He’s More...

By BSO Staff On Wednesday, August 21st, 2013

Chris Paul Elected NBPA President

  No surprise here.  Chris Paul has always been very involved in the Players’ Union Congratulations to #thenbpa newest elected President @CP3!!! #nbpa2013 — NBPA (@TheNBPA) August 22, 2013  More...

By Natasha Paul On Tuesday, August 13th, 2013

Jerry Stackhouse Says Lebron James is “Misinformed” about the NBPA

Jerry Stackhouse disagrees with Lebron James’ assessment of the NBA Player’s Union. Stackhouse told CBS Sports that the union “is in a good place” and “moving in the right direction.” James was contemplating More...

By BSO Staff On Saturday, November 12th, 2011

NBA Players Unlikely to accept Owners’ Latest Proposal

It appears that the NBA Players’ Union (NBPA) is prepared to play this game of chicken all the way out as reports surfaced yesterday that they are unlikely to accept the latest proposal submitted by the owners. More...

By On Friday, May 6th, 2011

Is The NBA Headed Towards A Lockout?

With so much focus on the current NFL lockout many people are forgetting the fact that a NBA lockout is looming. The currently NBA collective bargaining agreement is set to expire June 30th and there doesn’t seem More...

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