Originally posted on True Hoop Blog  |  Last updated 11/26/11
David Stern predicts owners will support this “tentative agreement” and it's not just because his side won almost all the important concessions. It's also because he has done his homework, including years of gathering their opinions and, for good measure, two conference calls with the league's labor committee during Black Friday’s marathon bargaining session. Having talked to those 11, Stern is confident this tentative agreement will be recommended by the committee, approved by the board of governors and ultimately ratified by enough of the league’s owners to become official as the league’s next CBA.
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