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  1. Things you can learn from Twitter

    Henry Abbott

    The NBA started a new Twitter account (@NBA_labor) to help people understand the labor talks and clear up misinformation. In theory, I'm all for that. But in practice ... maybe the most curt of all media is not the way to hash out the finer points...

    Blog | November 01, 2011
  2. Udonis Haslem on labor talks

    Henry Abbott

    After attending his first collective bargaining session on Friday, the Miami Heat's Udonis Haslem spoke briefly to a small group of reporters on a New York City sidewalk: Everybody wants a deal, but it's another thing to see it. I see that everyon...

    Blog | September 30, 2011
  3. Digging deep to share revenue

    Henry Abbott

    Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE/Getty Images Lakers owner Jerry Buss is being asked to contribute as much as $50 million a year. The ongoing labor talks in New York City are just one of the tenacious negotiations David Stern has on his hands. Another -...

    Blog | September 13, 2011
  4. More on NBA labor talks: The pizza metaphor

    Henry Abbott

    By Chris Sheridan Those of you who follow the business side of the NBA closely know about BRI, the acronym for Basketball Related Income -- the pot of money that the owners and the players split up. To those unfamiliar with the concept of BRI, ...

    Blog | February 01, 2010
  5. NBA lockout -- David Stern on starting season on time says everyt...

    Henry Abbott

    Both sides in the NBA labor negotiations agree that if the owners and players do not make significant progress in CBA talks soon, then logistics will dictate that the scheduled Nov. 1 start of the regular season will become impossible.

    Story | Conversation | October 04, 2011
  6. A modest suggestion to speed up the game

    Henry Abbott

    David Stern met with the Board of Governors recently. That's as weighty a meeting as there is on the NBA calendar. After talk about moving the Kings and labor negotiations, he said this: Beyond that, we had reports on basketball, reports  which is...

    Blog | May 20, 2011
  7. Sources: NBA commissioner David Stern, NBPA's Billy Hunter talkin...

    Henry Abbott

    NBA commissioner David Stern and National Basketball Players Association executive director Billy Hunter have been meeting face-to-face to negotiate a new collective bargaining agreement, sources close to the talks told on Tuesday.

    Story | Conversation | May 10, 2011