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CBA Update: Nucular Option?

David Stern held court before the Bobcats-Grizzlies game this past Wednesday and spoke on latest developments in the dealings between the league and the Players’ Union.

Stern Says Decertifying Union a ‘Nuclear Option’

It is best to read the entire story, but here are a few thoughts of mine regarding the report.  This whole thing is essentially a giant game of chicken, and each side is looking to establish who has the bigger sledgehammer.

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The CBA and the Looming Lockout: A Primer

Fellow Lawyer Guy over at Docksquad Sports put together this nice little primer on the CBA and how it is going to impact the league over the course of the next year.  Abrar A. is a labor attorney, so I trust he knows what he’s talking about.  It isn’t exactly in my wheelhouse, as I’m more of an attorney to the stars kind of lawyer* (and yet shockingly but ironically, I cannot get Angelina, George, or Conan to return my voice mails or Tweets).

Primer on the NBA Collective Bargaining Agreement

A few thoughts on this excellent piece:

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Don Vito Corleone Speaks

The magnanimous/serious/frightening David Stern appeared on The Colbert report to keep the fear alive.

David Stern on the Colbert Report.

Seriously, Stern looks like he’s contemplating whether it would be a good idea to kill Colbert.

h/t Royce Young