Officials from the NBA and players' association will meet Wednesday, less than a week after three days of talks with a federal mediator couldn't produce a deal to end the lockout, according to multiple reports.
NBA commissioner David Stern presented a new proposal to the players union in Tuesday's talks that did not include a hard salary cap but included an array of concessions from the players, according to league sources familiar with the bargaining talks.
Tom Haberstroh examines the underachieving Phoenix Suns, who after a mediocre 40-42 season must look for ways to bring themselves young -- and cheap -- talent. The only way to do that is to trade the face of the franchise, Steve Nash.
NBA commissioner David Stern missed Thursday morning's Board of Governor's meeting and will most likely not attend the mediation sessions between the owners and locked-out players scheduled for Thursday afternoon.