Found December 02, 2011 on Chicago Breaking Sports:
PLAYERS: David Stern
In an open letter to NBA commissioner David Stern, Ralph Nader Friday criticizes the league for playing five games on Christmas Day, including the Bulls-Lakers game.

Twitter mocks David Stern

David Stern has a tendency to be mocking, derogatory and flippant. has analyzed how people have been talking about the little guy with the big mouth on Twitter. It turns out they have learned his lessons well. The research outfit finds Tweeters' preferred tone when discussing Stern is: mockery. Their second favorite tone is "derogatory." Interestingly...

Will the new CBA give David Stern less power to punish players?

TrueHoop’s Henry Abbott suspects that it might: David Stern has more than a little power, which is especially clear when players really break the rules. After the unrestrained brawl known as “the Auburn Hills incident,” for example, the fortunes of the Pacers and Pistons franchises and several players hung in the balance. Were there hearings…

Paul, others would have to eat cash to leave teams

Congratulations to David Stern: Here were are, into December, and not one team has been eliminated from contention or contempt, heavy on the contempt slant. I could’ve sworn the brainstorm behind the NBA lockout — and inescapable loss of countless millions as well as 16 games — was to ensure owners...

Sources: NBA, union to continue finishing deal

NBA commissioner David Stern and players union director Billy Hunter began negotiations on the remaining points of their tentative labor deal on Friday and were expected to continue talking Saturday, sources said.

Audio: Jared Dudley Talks Nash, Stern, Lockout

Phoenix Suns swingman Jared Dudley has long been one of the League’s most outspoken players. So when you hear him compare David Stern to a rapper’s hype man and proclaim that “ESPN pays him,” it might not be all that shocking. But his honesty is always refreshing, so when he recently sat down with Hard 2 Guard Radio to talk about the lockout and the Suns, we listened. Among...

Report: Chris Paul’s agent tells Hornets he will not sign, wants to be Knick

This might be David Stern’s worst nightmare. The only thing that would make it worse is if union lawyer Jeffrey Kessler were involved. Chris Paul has informed the Hornets front office that he will not sign an extension with the team and that he wants to be traded to the Knicks, reports Adrian Wojnarowski at…

The elusive revenue-sharing plan

If you’ve wondered why there’s been no discussion of the NBA’s new revenue-sharing plan it’s because there isn’t one – at least, not a finalized one that’s ready to be shared. “Those things are still being worked out as we speak,” a league source said. This was supposed to be an important component of the collective bargaining talks – a parallel negotiation...

NBA Teams Still Haven’t Figured Out a Revenue-Sharing Plan

The hardest of hard-liners during the NBA lockout claimed that they needed a more robust revenue-sharing plan for their business to remain functional, but after gouging the players at the negotiating table, they seem perfectly content dragging their feet on the issue. Shocking, I know. From ESPN: “If you’ve wondered why there’s been no discussion of the NBA’s new revenue...
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