Found August 22, 2013 on Crossover Chronicles:
The NBPA has elected Chris Paul as its next President, Jeff Zillgitt of USA TODAY reports. Paul previously served as one of the Executive Committee's vice presidents and takes over at an interesting time for the players' union. The league is only two years removed from a lockout that took 16 games from the regular 82-game season and seemed to put in place many of the salary changes the owners were seeking. That lockout exposed many of the warts within the union itself. Some inside the union began accusing president Derek Fisher of not being hard enough on the league in negotiations -- hoping to save his own future job prospects. Then the in-fighting with executive director Billy Hunter began and it became publicly known that his dealings with the union were not entirely honest. There were accusations of nepotism in hiring and the conducting of union business. Paul walks into that mess and will have to oversee the hiring of a new executive director to handle the u...

Report: Chris Paul wants to challenge NBA on flopping fines, HGH testing

When Chris Paul was elected as the new president of NBA players union, many expected him to ease into his role slowly before making any big moves or public stances. Apparently that’s not going to be the case. Reports now suggest that Paul is taking his role very seriously and apparently is ready to take on the league in several areas. Paul has already reached out to fellow players...

Chris Paul is elected president of NBA player’s union

2013 is shaping up to be the year that Los Angeles Clippers point guard Chris Paul  took complete control of his life plan. Paul spun the Clippers coaching carousel, took the lead in getting on the same page with teammate Black Griffin and on Wednesday, Paul was elected as the new president of the NBA’s player’s union.   Please click here to read/watch this story. The post...

Paul already planning big moves?

Chris Paul is starting to put some of his clerical skills as insurance agent Cliff Paul to work. Paul was elected president of the NBA's players union on Wednesday. Although the NBPA is still without an executive director, having Paul as president has been seen as a boon by many, with Paul perceived as having the intelligence and star power within the NBA to really get things...

New NBPA President Chris Paul has List of Demands for NBA

Chris Paul is taking his role as NBPA President very seriously. Even though David Stern is set to be replaced by Adam Silver in February of 2014, Paul isn’t waiting to start making moves according to TMZ. He’s already put together a list of grievances that the NBA must attend to with haste. Sources say that Paul’s demands include the following: – Preparing a battle plan to...

Chris Paul elected NBPA president

The NBAPA was looking for a new president, and they have found one with Chris Paul, who has served as a vice president.

Los Angeles Clippers: Why Chris Paul is the Perfect Choice as NBA Player’s Union President

Los Angeles Clippers: Why Chris Paul is the Perfect Choice as NBA Player’s Union President By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/HoopStuff… Chris Paul was elected as the new NBA Player’s Union President, replacing Derek Fisher. Paul is an excellent choice for the position and it is hard to think of a player who could possibly be a better fit. Chris Paul is one of the most respected...

Paul elected president of union

Los Angeles Clippers star Chris Paul has been elected president of the NBA players' association. The vote Wednesday came six months after the players fired Billy Hunter as executive director. Hunter countered with a wrongful-termination lawsuit in May, accusing Derek Fisher, the former union president, of conspiring with league officials during the 2011 lockout. Also Wednesday...

NBPA Names Chris Paul New President

The NBPA has their first star president since Patrick Ewing’s term ended in 2001, in LA Clippers point guard Chris Paul. There is not much of a surprise here as Paul is a natural leader and has always been involved with the Players’ Union. Paul was elected Wednesday at the union’s summer meeting in Las Vegas.  It isn’t going to be an easy road ahead for Paul who now has...

Chris Paul Elected NBPA President

  No surprise here.  Chris Paul has always been very involved in the Players’ Union Congratulations to #thenbpa newest elected President @CP3!!! #nbpa2013 — NBPA (@TheNBPA) August 22, 2013

Los Angeles Clippers All Star point guard Chris Paul is elected president of NBA players union.

A true leader on and off the court.

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