From a hotel in San Diego, where he was attending a family wedding, University of Virginia Law Professor George Cohen heard about the unprecedented ouster of President Teresa Sullivan after less than two years in office.
The National Basketball Association’s federally mediated labor negotiations with its players union concluded for the night with the sides agreeing to continue tomorrow following the league’s Board of Governors meeting.
Three days of federally mediated labor talks between the National Basketball Association and its players union ended with no agreement, increased acrimony, no further talks planned and more lost games a virtual certainty.
National Basketball Association Commissioner David Stern was sent home with the flu from owners’ meetings today and likely won’t attend a third straight day of federally mediated labor negotiations this afternoon.
The National Basketball Association met with its players for about nine hours under the direction of a federal mediator, offering a new labor proposal that if not accepted by Nov. 9 would be rescinded and replaced with an offer much less favorable.