NBA And Player's Association Meet To Negotiate CBA

NBA Heads To Mediation: More Games On The Line

NBA players and owners are meeting with a federal mediator, and Commissioner David Stern believes more games could be canceled if there isn’t movement toward a new labor deal.


Wendi Kaminski/NBAE/Getty Images

NBA Lockout To Affect Local Workers, Businesses

The NBA lockout is hitting hundreds, if not thousands, of Southern California workers who rely on the Lakers and Clippers for their livelihoods.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/12/2011

(credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Lakers, Clippers Games Among Those Canceled Due To NBA Lockout

NBA commissioner David Stern has canceled the first two weeks of the upcoming season after players and owners could not come to terms on a new collective bargaining agreement.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/11/2011

Philadelphia 76ers v Los Angeles Lakers

NBA Players To Meet In LA In Last-Ditch Effort To End Lockout

National Basketball Association players plan to meet late Monday in a last-ditch effort to end the league lockout.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/10/2011

(Photo by Sam Forencich/NBAE via Getty Images)

Kobe Bryant, Bologna Working ‘Intensely’ On Deal

Kobe Bryant’s representatives and Virtus Bologna are “working very intensely” to bring the Los Angeles Lakers’ star to Italy during the NBA lockout.


Neilson Barnard /Getty Images

NBA Season Hangs In Balance With No Deal Imminent

They don’t have a deal yet, and they are just about out of time.


(credit: Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Clipper Darrell Staging Sleep-In Lockout Protest

You know Clipper Darrell, right? He’s the guy with the crazy Clipper suit, the one with the Clipper car, the one who’s a staple at Staples and not for the taco-chanting Lakers fans. He’s an icon in the texture of the league’s fans.


Rob Carr /Getty Images

NFL Set For No Work Stoppages For Next 10 Years

The NFL Players Association executive board and 32 team reps have voted unanimously to approve the terms of a deal to the end the 4 1/2-month lockout.


Al Bello/Getty Images

Reports: New CBA Is Finished; Football On Horizon

Mike Freeman is reporting that the new league year can’t start until the fifth day after the CBA is ratified and signed, and training camps couldn’t start until two days after that. So, we still have a little time before the players officially get back to work.


(credit: AP)

NFL Players Expected To Vote Sunday Or Monday

One high ranking member of the trade association said so much progress was made that a deal was near.


(Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Chargers’ Vincent Jackson Will Drop Settlement Against NFL

Friday evening, Eye on Football’s Will Brinson outlined what needs to happen in the coming days for both the owners and players to agree on a new collective bargaining agreement and for there to be a 2011 NFL season.


(Photo by Mel Blackmon/CBS)

Clippers Release 2011-2012 Schedule

The Los Angeles Clippers quest for the NBA playoffs will begin on November 2nd at the Staples Center against the Memphis Grizzlies, as the team released its upcoming schedule for next season.


NFL PLAYERS Premiere League Flag Football Game

Report: NFL Rookies Will Get ’40 to 50 Percent’ Less In 2011

At the beginning of the lockout (in the long, long ago), the rookie-wage scale wasn’t something too many people were worried about. After all, lowering the amount of guaranteed money given to risky rookies was a sensible move for both sides.


Garrett Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images

NBA Heads To CBA Deadline Day, Sides Far Apart

The NBA is headed to deadline day, with perhaps one last chance to avoid a lockout. Negotiators for owners and players will meet Thursday, about 12 hours before the expiration of the collective bargaining agreement and seemingly nowhere close to a deal.


Los Angeles Lakers v Boston Celtics

Derek Fisher: NBA Players Won’t Accept Bad Deal

With NBA stars from veteran Kevin Garnett to Rookie of the Year Blake Griffin standing behind him, union president Derek Fisher said Thursday that players won’t accept a bad deal to avert a work stoppage.