If you care about America and want to understand the times we live in, it would be a huge mistake to ignore the Billy Hunter-Derek Fisher war.
In it, particularly in the allegations leveled in Hunter's lawsuit against Fisher and the NBA Players Association, you can clearly see how the rich protect their wealth by screwing the unsuspecting people beneath them.
This is headed down a road neither man wants to go.
Former NBA players association executive director Billy Hunter accuses current NBAPA president Derek Fisher of having a secret deal with owners during the last lockout.
Billy Hunter was forced out as President of the NBAPA because the players thought he was in cahoots with the owners and he stole a bunch of money.
Hunter is now firing back with a lawsuit.
Billy Hunter sued the National Basketball Players Association and president Derek Fisher on Thursday for defamation and breach of contract stemming from his dismissal as the union’s executive...
Ousted NBA players' association executive director Billy Hunter alleges in a lawsuit that president Derek Fisher had a secret deal with owners during the 2011 lockout that benefited himself, his publicist and certain players.
Hunter contends that Fisher undermined Hunter's efforts to make an agreement and interfered with his position by secretly negotiating with select owners...
Via AP on Fox
8 days ago
Billy Hunter has filed a lawsuit against the National Basketball Players Association, Derek Fisher and Jamie Wior.
Hunter was voted out unanimously as executive director of the NBPA in February. Hunter had been executive director of the NBPA since 1996.
A report from an independent party showed Hunter used poor judgement on hiring practices, spent improperly on several forms...
Billy Hunter was voted out as the executive director of the NBPA. The players spent time deliberating and voting over All-Star weekend.
National Basketball Players Association executive director Billy Hunter signed a 5-year deal in 2010. One problem: It never got the proper player representative approval.
HIT THE ROAD, JACK
Executive Director Billy Hunter and the NBPA Executive Committee are reportedly pushing for Derek Fisher to step down as union president.
While the NBA lockout languidly persists, Billy Hunter has an idea to get the players back on the court.
Maybe we can start our own league, said Hunter, the executive director of what used to be the NBA players union during a panel Wednesday evening, according to author Tour via SLAM.
"Theres talk of getting a TV deal and creating a new league but itd have to be with a network...