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7 Notable NBA Players Who Have Played Overseas

In light of Metta World Peace aka Ron Artest aka The Panda’s Friend announcing that he is playing in China next season, let’s take a look at other notable players who have taken their talents overseas.

08/08/2014

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David Stern Opens The Season With Boos In Dallas

NBA Commissioner David Stern opened his lockout-delayed season by hearing boos from fans.

WFAN–12/25/2011

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Carmelo Anthony, NBA Stars Cancel 4-Game Tour

The four-city tour was supposed to stop at the Izod Center in East Rutherford on Dec. 10, but that game and three others have been scrapped now that the league and its players have a tentative labor agreement.

WFAN–11/28/2011

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NBA Players Have Mixed Reaction To New Deal

Dwyane Wade expressed relief. Shane Battier sounded cautiously optimistic. Jason Richardson urged players to think before voting.

WFAN–11/26/2011

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Tentative Deal Moves NBA Lockout Closer To The End

Players, looking beat and beaten, face a tougher healing process in approving an agreement that significantly limits their earnings.

WFAN–11/26/2011

NBA lockout protest at Madison Square Garden on Nov. 23, 2011 (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Nets, Knicks Season-Ticket Holders Call For Full Refunds

Fans and local business owners are calling on the NBA to get its act together.

11/23/2011

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Carmelo, LeBron Set To Lead 4-Game Tour

With no end to the NBA lockout in sight, an All-Star group is set to lead a four-game “Homecoming Tour,” starting with a matchup in LeBron James’ hometown of Akron, Ohio on Dec. 1 and culminating with a Dec. 10 contest in East Rutherford, N.J.

11/21/2011

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NBA Lockout: Coaches Association Wants Deal Done

Michael Goldberg wrote in an open letter to the NBA, the players’ association and players that the upcoming season “must be saved.”

WFAN–11/21/2011

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Unlike NFL Lockout, NBA’s Truly Jeopardizes Season

NBA players announced Monday they were rejecting the league’s latest offer and disclaiming interest in their union — and, no longer governed by labor law, would sue under antitrust law, something they did Tuesday in California and Minnesota.

WFAN–11/19/2011

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NBA Lockout Distractions To Pass The Time

The NBA lockout has officially outlasted the NFL lockout, and the average sports fan’s patience has officially been tested. November 16th marks the first time NBA players will miss a pay day, with the average […]

11/17/2011

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Kallas Remarks: Latest On The NBA Lockout

Well, push came to shove this week in the NBA lockout. After David Stern’s, essentially, take it or leave it stance, the players decided to leave it.

WFAN–11/16/2011

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Schmeelk: Union Dissolves, Players Sue NBA… Now What?

Come on, the players have absolutely no intention of seeing this lawsuit to its fruition. It would not only cost them the entire 2011-2012 season, but also potentially the following season as well.

WFAN–11/16/2011

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David Stern: 2011-12 NBA Season ‘Really In Jeopardy’

Two years at the bargaining table led nowhere, so NBA players are ready to take their chances in a courtroom.

WFAN–11/15/2011

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NBA Players And Owners Meet Ahead Of Deadline

The NBA Players’ Union and league owners met before the latest deadline with the threat of a prolonged work stoppage hanging over them on Wednesday.

WFAN–11/09/2011

Billy Hunter, Executive Director of the National Basketball Players Association speaks at a press conference after the NBPA held a meeting to discuss the NBA lockout at the Sheraton New York Hotel & Towers on November 8, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Schmeelk: NBA Lockout – Calling A Bluff

Whether it is fair or not, the players better not let this thing get to 5 PM without a deal. If they do, they will not see a deal as good as the one the NBA has on the table right now. David Stern is not bluffing.

11/09/2011

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