Derek Fisher Denies Rift In Union Leadership Derek Fisher denied a rift in union leadership in a letter to NBA players Monday, telling them there have been "no side agreements, no side negotiations or anything close" with league officials.
Report: NBA Fines Heat Owner $500,000 For Lockout Tweets Miami Heat owner Micky Arison has been fined by the NBA, three days after he made references to the locked-out league's ongoing collective bargaining process on his Twitter account.
NBA To Reschedule Games After Lockout Is OverThe New York Times reports that the NBA will craft an entirely new 2011-2012 schedule once the lockout finally ends, sending the schedule released back in July to the scrap heap.
Source: NBA To Cancel 2 More WeeksThe New York Daily News is reporting that the NBA will cancel two more weeks of the season on Tuesday.
Report: About 400 Jobs Lost From NBA Lockout While the NBA and the players' union remained at a standstill and players took the court in exhibition games, the lockout has affected many more people around the league.
Durant Scores 42 In Charity Basketball GameKevin Durant had 42 points, 26 rebounds and 11 assists for a triple-double in his charity basketball game Saturday, leading his team to a 176-171 victory in overtime.
NBA Talks End; Season In Serious Jeopardy NBA owners and players ended negotiations after about five hours Thursday, and no further discussions were scheduled.
NBA Talks Reach Messy Point Where Even Cohen Needs A DrinkAfter 24 ½ hours of meetings with NBA owners and players over two days, George Cohen went to the only place someone hoping to cling to some shred of sanity would go.