NBPA president Chris Paul confirms that players want to finish season, but for now, ‘virus is in control’

As we speak, the NBA and the players union are planning a potential resumption of their suspended season. That doesn’t necessarily mean everyone is on board, though. Given the health risks involved, the minimal stakes for certain players and teams and the impact of pushing back next season, there is Read more

Coronavirus: NBPA tells agents it doesn’t expect big drop from $115M salary cap projection, per report

The NBA is losing more and more money each day that passes without basketball games being played. Considering how closely tied the league’s salary structure is to the revenue that it brings in, that should, in theory, be catastrophic to the mechanisms that facilitate roster construction. Specifically, the salary cap, Read more

Coronavirus: NBA, NBPA discussing deal to withhold portion of paychecks in case games are canceled, per report

Due to the continued spread of the coronavirus, the NBA is nowhere near resuming play. There have been discussions about far-fetched schemes that include playing in the Bahamas or another centralized location, but nothing like that is imminent, and even if the league does end up finishing the 2019-20 season, Read more

Coronavirus: NBA, NBPA reportedly discussing deal to withhold portion of paychecks in case games are canceled

Due to the continued spread of the coronavirus, the NBA is nowhere near resuming play. There have been discussions about far-fetched schemes that include playing in the Bahamas or another centralized location, but nothing like that is imminent, and even if the league does end up finishing the 2019-20 season, Read more

Coronavirus: NBPA sent memo detailing provision that wouldn’t require teams to pay full salaries, per report

While the NBA world is still reeling from the league’s decision to suspend all play for a minimum of 30 days following the outbreak of the coronavirus in the United States, there are still a lot of questions that remain during this hiatus. There’s still no guarantee that the league Read more

Coronavirus: NBA and NBPA reportedly agree to halt any player transactions amid postponement due to COVID-19

As the NBA continues to assess what the best plan of action is moving forward following the announcement of the postponement of play due to the coronavirus outbreak, the league and NBPA have come to an agreement to have a moratorium period over any player transactions, per The Athletic’s Shams Read more