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Archive: November, 2011

Players, owners set to meet today

Monday, November 14, 2011, 10:27 AM
This morning in NYC, the NBA Player's Association is meeting with NBA players and reps from the league's 30 teams. The union is sitting down with the league's player representatives, and any players who made the trip to New York, to outline in detail the league's current collective bargaining proposal... Read more

Proposal in hand

Thursday, November 10, 2011, 11:58 PM
The NBA has delivered to the NBA Player's Association its "last, best" offer. The union will take this proposal back to its player representatives to determine if it's good enough to put before the league's 450 players for a vote. Union chief Billy Hunter and president Derek Fisher said the union... Read more

NBA: neither optimism nor pessimism

Thursday, November 10, 2011, 1:27 AM
To receive live updates from the NBA lockout, please follow here: Deep Sixer. The NBA and the NBA Player's Association met Wednesday for approximately 12 hours in New York. The end result? They've agreed to continue meeting on Thursday at noon. "We've agreed to meet tomorrow at noon," said NBA... Read more

Union, 30 player representatives, rejects NBA's current proposal

Tuesday, November 8, 2011, 4:57 PM
The NBA Player's Association and representatives from each of the league's 30 teams met today inside a New York hotel. The meeting was scheduled to begin around 1 p.m. (although reports indicated it officially began around 1:45) and it ended at approximately 4:30. The news coming from the meeting... Read more

Deal on the table?

Sunday, November 6, 2011, 1:05 AM
The NBA and the NBA Player's Association met for approximately 10 hours on Saturday inside a New York hotel. Many sources in and around the talks made it clear progress was being made toward agreeing to a deal, but when the two sides finally stopped negotiating, it seemed everyone was standing at the... Read more

Labor talks to resume

Thursday, November 3, 2011, 4:32 PM
The NBA and the NBA Player's Association will resume labor negotiations on Saturday. We'll be staking out the negotiations this weekend in New York, so follow on Twitter for instant updates: Deep Sixer. The two sides haven't met since last Friday when three days of sessions, totaling 30 hours, ended... Read more
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Keith Pompey is in his first season covering the Sixers for The Inquirer after covering the Temple men’s basketball team for the past three years and Temple football the past two seasons.

Marc Narducci has served in a variety of roles with the Inquirer since beginning in 1983. He has covered the 76ers as a backup and a beat writer. In addition, Narducci has covered everything from the Super Bowl to the World Series and a lot in between.

Narducci also has a true passion for South Jersey scholastic sports, which he has covered for many years.

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