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  1. How Michele Roberts got the NBPA gig

    Henry Abbott

    Lawyer Michele Roberts became executive director of the NBA Players Association by impressing players with honesty. She explains....

    Blog | August 06, 2014
  2. NBA nears agreement with NBPA to test for HGH, sources say

    Henry Abbott

    The NBA and National Basketball Players Association are close to an agreement to test players' blood for human growth hormone (HGH), according to sources with direct knowledge of the talks. Testing could begin as soon as the 2013-14 season.

    Story | Conversation | March 08, 2013
  3. First Cup: Friday

    Henry Abbott

    Jonathan Feigen of the Houston Chronicle: "NBPA President Derek Fisher and executive director Billy Hunter were by then kindling, ready to burn with the slightest match strike. They were angry over the way talks ended and the position of the owners t...

    Blog | October 21, 2011
  4. 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
  5. Players Association disputes NBA's claims of broad losses

    Henry Abbott

    The National Basketball Players Association feels that only a "small number" of NBA teams are losing money and continues to say that it has not willing to put a hard salary cap into play when it negotiates a new collective bargaining agreement.

    Story | Conversation | March 21, 2011
  6. What Kind of Money Does the Union Make?

    Henry Abbott

    The National Basketball Players Association deals with some large numbers. Many unions get a percentage of their members' income, but the NBPA gets a flat rate per player, and some fat revenues that come straight from the NBA. Billy Hunter, the head ...

    Blog | October 13, 2008
  7. Mark Madsen: NBA Should Have Talked to Players About the New Ball...

    Henry Abbott

    Madsen writes on his blog that he got a call from Michael Curry, saying that the NBA and NBPA are reaching out to players to get their opinion on the new ball. That makes Madsen happy. But he says the Timberwolves' locker room would have been happier...

    Blog | October 16, 2006