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by Brian Young | on Mar 04, 2016

On Strike before the Olympics

The best female soccer players in the United States may be going on strike before this summer’s Olympics.  The defending World Cup Champions, the United States Women’s team (USWNT),...

by Press and Media | on Mar 01, 2016

Union behind Aroldis

This article first appeared in Newsday, written by Erik Boland.TAMPA, Fla — Twice this month, Aroldis Chapman has emphatically declared his intent to appeal any suspension handed down by Major...

by Kris LaGrange | on Feb 17, 2016

MLBPA's weed and seed

Last week’s news the Jenrry Mejia would be the first player suspended for life over the use of performance enhancing drugs (PED) has made waves through the league.  Just a year ago, Mejia...

by Kris LaGrange | on Feb 11, 2016

Does NASCAR need a union?

On Tuesday, February 9th and just weeks before the Daytona 500, NASCAR entered into a new era that they have been fighting since their inception.  NASCAR announced that for the upcoming season,...

by Kris LaGrange | on Feb 05, 2016

The Super Uber Bowl

Super Bowl Sunday is almost here. Cam or Peyton? Bud Light or Miller Light? What numbers do you have in your boxes? Having a party? Looking forward to those Super Bowl ads? Well if you are, you will...

by Brian Young | on Dec 31, 2015

Meet the 2nd biggest jerk in the NFL

During the December 20th NY Giants- Carolina Panthers NFL football game, Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. made headlines for his unsafe play, including a helmet to helmet late hit.  ...

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....

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