News From: Sports/Pop

by Guest Post | on Dec 14, 2015

Concussions No Laughing Matter

With the upcoming release of "Concussion," Worker's Independent News sent over some commentary on NFL Legend Roger Staubach joking about the amount of concussions he suffered during his...

by Kris LaGrange | on Dec 07, 2015

MLBPA Raising the Wage

With one year left on Major League Baseball’s Collective Bargaining Agreement, talk heated up last week over what a future CBA could look like. At the annual General Manager’s...

by Adam Giladi | on Nov 05, 2015

Players Stand up for Likeness

Washington receiver Pierre Garcon has filed a class action lawsuit against fantasy gaming site FanDuel in Maryland this week. He claims that player “names and likenesses have been...

by Adam Giladi | on Nov 04, 2015

Scott Boras Hero or Villain?

Simply mentioning Scott Boras' name will get a rise out of anybody. As the most divisive man in sports, his supporters (and clients) love him but his detractors (and franchise owners) hate him....

by Adam Giladi | on Oct 16, 2015

UFC Champ Calls For Fighters Union

The executives over at UFC aren't gonna like the latest comments posed by fighter Jose Aldo. Aldo, UFC's lineal featherweight champion, recently expressed his support for a formal fighter...

by Adam Giladi | on Oct 09, 2015

The Dark Knight Comes Back

The Major League Baseball Players’ Association has announced their nominations for the 2016 Comeback Player of the Year awards. Good news for all New York baseball fans: both the Yankees...

by Press and Media | on Oct 05, 2015

From CWA to NBPA

In this week's ESPN the Magazine, Kurt Streeter sat down with NBA Players Association President and star point guard Chris Paul, to talk about the upcoming CBA, dealing with Donald Sterling, and...

by Adam Giladi | on Oct 02, 2015

New Deal to help NFL Players

The onslaught of recent Draft Kings ads is about to include some familiar faces. The one-day fantasy sports giant has signed a deal with the NFLPA to feature actual players in their aggressive...

by Adam Giladi | on Sep 25, 2015

Giving back to the community

More positive news coming out of the NHLPA: member and Montreal Canadiens defenseman PK Subban has pledged $10 million to the Montreal Children's Hosptial. It's the biggest philanthropic...

by Guest Post | on Sep 25, 2015

Labor411: Unions and the NFL

Football has long been America’s most popular sport, with millions of fans following the action every week. Before becoming the king of the sports world, football had a long history of unfair...

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