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NBA Lockout

National Basketball Player's Association President Derek Fisher addresses the media about the Labor Relation Meetings. (Photo by Steven Freeman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Berger Breaks Down NBA Lockout

Talks to end the NBA lockout broke down Friday afternoon, and Ken Berger of CBS Sports joined The Boers and Bernstein Show to discuss the current state of negotiations.

670 The Score–10/28/2011

David Stern. (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

NBA Cancels Games Through Nov. 30

The move came Friday after labor negotiations broke down for the second time in a week.

CBS Chicago–10/28/2011

Derrick Rose

Amick On Lockout: Slight Optimism Merited

According to Amick, there is some reason to be optimistic.

670 The Score–10/28/2011

NBA Commissioner David Stern. (AP Photo/Louis Lanzano)

Johnson: Time Is Ticking On NBA

There’s still time for the NBA to salvage an entire 82-game season, but that time is quickly running out.

670 The Score–10/27/2011

Kobe Bryant

Bryant Speaks Out?

NBA Commissioner David Stern has already canceled two weeks of the season, prompting this outburst from a faux Kobe Bryant.

670 The Score–10/27/2011

Derrick Rose

Rose Wants To Eliminate NBA Salary Cap

Derrick Rose has established himself among the elite NBA players in just three seasons. His salary, however, doesn’t come anywhere near the top in the league, let alone his own team.

CBS Chicago–10/26/2011

NBA Commissioner David Stern. (AP Photo/Louis Lanzano)

Stern Goes Home Sick On Crucial Day Of Negotiations

The marathon NBA bargaining sessions have taken their toll on Commissioner David Stern.

CBS Chicago–10/20/2011

Billy Hunter arrives to Tuesday's NBA negotiations. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

NBA Negotiations Last 16 hours; More Talks Planned

NBA players and owners spent a marathon 16 hours meeting with a federal mediator and planned to return early Wednesday to continue the talks.

CBS Chicago–10/19/2011

David Stern

NBA Players, Owners Continue To Meet With Mediator

NBA players and owners met for more than 10 hours with a federal mediator, hoping to deliver the progress Commissioner David Stern says is needed to avoid canceling more games.

CBS Chicago–10/18/2011

Mark Cuban arrives to NBA labo negotiations in New York City Tuesday. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

NBA Players, Owners Meeting With Mediator

NBA players and owners are meeting with a federal mediator, and Commissioner David Stern believes more games could be canceled if there isn’t movement toward a new labor deal.

CBS Chicago–10/18/2011

National Basketball Player's Association President Derek Fisher addresses the media about the Labor Relation Meetings. (Photo by Steven Freeman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Muller: NBA Can’t Survive Lockout Like NFL

The unemployment rate is still high, and yet, here we sports fans are again, listening to another group of millionaires and billionaires argue over money.

CBS Chicago–10/14/2011

Derek Fisher and Billy Hunter

Surprise: In NBA Dispute, Money Not Mattering Most

NBA owners apparently weren’t bluffing when they said they wanted competitive balance just as much as a chance to profit.

CBS Chicago–10/13/2011

NBPA Executive Director Billy Hunter. (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)

Hunter On Lockout: ‘Their Plan All Along’

National Basketball Players Association Director Billy Hunter has said repeatedly that the NBA’s intention was always to cancel 2011-12 regular-season games.

CBS Chicago–10/12/2011

NBA Commissioner David Stern, right, and Deputy Commissioner Adam Silver, second from right, talk to reporters after taking part in talks between representatives of the basketball league's owners and players. (AP Photo/Henny Ray Abrams)

Negotiators Meeting On Deadline Day In NBA Talks

Facing a Monday deadline to reach a deal or have regular-season games canceled, NBA owners and players have resumed talks toward ending the lockout.

CBS Chicago–10/10/2011

Derrick Rose slam dunks the ball on the Oklahoma City Thunder.  (Photo by Layne Murdoch/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bernstein: Missing Rose This Year Would Really Hurt

Dear David Stern, Billy Hunter, various grim-faced lawyers, union representatives, hired-gun economists, and rank-and-file ballers: don’t take this season from Derrick Rose.

CBS Chicago–10/05/2011

Derrick Rose and Dwyane Wade

KC Johnson: There’s Going To Be Basketball

With no meetings scheduled between no and then, the hope of having a complete regular season is fading, but K.C. Johnson of the Chicago Tribune think there still will be basketball.

CBS Chicago–10/05/2011

NBPA Executive Director Billy Hunter. (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)

NBA Labor: Talks Fail To Bring Progress

The start of the NBA season was thrown into doubt Tuesday after players and owners made no progress at a key labor meeting, with no further talks scheduled.

CBS Chicago–09/13/2011

National Basketball Player's Association President Derek Fisher addresses the media about the Labor Relation Meetings. (Photo by Steven Freeman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Full Committees Back As NBA owners, Players Meet

NBA owners and players are meeting again Tuesday, this time with their full bargaining committees as the negotiations to end the league’s lockout reach an important stage.

CBS Chicago–09/13/2011

Michael Jordan and Scottie Pippen watch a game between the Bulls and Bobcats last February. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

NBA Fines Jordan For Comments About Labor Process

Michael Jordan has been fined by the NBA for making comments about the league’s ongoing collective bargaining process.

CBS Chicago–09/12/2011

Derrick Rose and LeBron James

Muller: Enough With The Labor Issue, I Want Bulls Basketball

Is anyone else sick of lockouts? It was bad enough that sports fans had to deal with the NFL lockout for what seemed like an eternity, and now, the NBA lockout has just passed the two month mark.

CBS Chicago–09/08/2011

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