by Press and Media | on Jun 02, 2017

Black Athletes and American Racism

Just a day before NBPA Vice President LeBron James was set to take the floor for Game 1 of the NBA Finals, his house in Los Angeles was the subject of a racially charged hate crime.  Read more...

by Brian Young | on Dec 01, 2016

Being there for your family

At the beginning of every sports season comes the inevitable story about a player who misses a game or two thanks to the birth of a child.  Inevitably this is followed up by a story of a talk...

by Brian Young | on Oct 07, 2016

NBA Players and Owners close to deal

NBA players are reporting to training camp and getting ready for the season, the NBA Players Association (NBPA) and the league are working hard to iron out a collective bargaining agreement (CBA)...

by Brian Young | on Aug 01, 2016

Slam dunk for old timers

While NBA players dazzle us with their sky high dunks and three point shots that come seemingly from the stands, the average player is out of the league within four years.  Many of these players...

by Brian Young | on Jun 08, 2016

Going above the rim

With Game 3 of the NBA Finals kicking off on Wednesday night, two union Vice Presidents will face off on the court.  The NBA Players Association (NBPA) Vice veeps, Steph Curry and Lebron James,...