Found November 18, 2011 on Crossover Chronicles:
I wonder if this thought has even crossed any of the NBA owners’ minds. What if we go ahead and settle out of court with the players and have a condensed season.  Will the NBA fans return?  I’m sure they will.  They want to support their team.  They want to see their favorite players and spend their money at our arenas.  Hmmm. Yeah, I doubt it too.  Truth of the matter is that the owners are owners in a bad and broken system.  They decided to go for the gusto and attempt to fix every wrong that was in the NBA’s CBA.Problem with that is that fans love the sport and the players.  They honestly didn’t care what the players made, whether the owners were making or losing money, or even if they had the money to spend to see these games.Now, you’ve stopped producing something that they loved to see.  Their players have been forced to not play.  They have watched the owners and players fight over millions and looked at themselves and how they themselves spend.  The economy is in a bad pla...
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