George Cohen

NBA Commissioner David Stern and Deputy Commissioner Adam Silver. (Photo by Steven Freeman/NBAE via Getty Images)

NBA Talks Done For Day, Will Resume Thursday

Searching for progress to end the NBA lockout, owners and players held another lengthy bargaining session Wednesday despite the departure of Commissioner David Stern.

CBS Chicago–10/19/2011

Roger Goodell and DeMaurice Smith

Report: NFL, Players Union Could Resume Mediation

The NFL owners and players union could return to mediation sessions as soon as late next week, according to report.


DeMaurice Smith

NFL, Players’ Union Meet For Four Hours On Monday

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and NFL Players Association head DeMaurice Smith met for four hours on Monday trying to work their way to a new labor agreement.


Roger Goodell and DeMaurice Smith

NFL And Players’ Union Made ‘Some Progress’ Through Mediation

The NFL and the players’ union concluded a week of federally mediated face-to-face meetings to try and reach an deal before the collective bargaining agreement expires next week.


Roger Goodell

NFL And Players’ Union Wrap Up 4th Day Of Mediation

Say this for the NFL and its players’ union: They are on speaking terms at the moment.