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Trouble Could Be Looming For NBA

With players and owners able to opt out of the current collective bargaining agreement after the 2016-17 season, a labor battle looms — and players plan to be prepared.


Billy Hunter was ousted in 2013 (Photo: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

NBA Players Union Elects New Executive Director

The National Basketball Players Association has elected Michele Roberts as executive director, making her the first woman to lead a North American male sports union.


NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 14:  Billy Hunter, Executive Director of the National Basketball Players Association speaks at a press conference after National Basketball Players Association  met to discuss the current CBA offer at Westin Times Square on November 14, 2011 in New York City.  (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Hunter Voted Out As Head Of NBA Players Union

Billy Hunter was ousted unanimously as executive director of the union by NBA players who said Saturday they will “no longer be divided, misled, misinformed.”