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Danny Ainge, Doc Rivers (Photo by Andrew Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

NBA Teams Can Begin Player Workouts

For the first time since the lockout began on July 1, NBA players are going to be welcomed back to their team facilities, said league spokesman Tim Frank.

11/30/2011

NOVEMBER 08: Billy Hunter, Executive Director of the National Basketball Players Association, and Derek Fisher, President of the National Basketball Players Association speak 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) (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

NBA Players Happy Deal Almost Done

Surprise, relief, joy and even some caution. Such was the reaction of many NBA players and fans Saturday, amid news that the labor dispute which led to the cancellation of hundreds of games and threatened the entire season was nearing an end.

11/26/2011

OCTOBER 20: Derek Fisher, President of the National Basketball Players Association speaks at a press conference after NBA labor negotiations at Sheraton New York Hotel & Towers on October 20, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Players Reject Offer, Begin Disbanding Union

Joined by superstars such as Kobe Bryant and Carmelo Anthony, player representatives from NBA teams are meeting to discuss the league’s proposal for a new labor deal.

11/14/2011

OCTOBER 04: Derek Fisher, President of the National Basketball Players Association speaks at a press conference after NBA labor negotiations at The Westin Times Square on October 4, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Union To Meet Monday To Discuss NBA’s Offer

Decision day for NBA players may have arrived.

11/13/2011

NEW YORK - NOVEMBER 6: NBA Commissioner David Stern and Deputy Commissioner Adam Silver address the media after NBA labor negotiations at Sheraton New York Hotel & Towers on November 6, 2011 in New York City. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2011 NBAE (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

NBA Talks Set To Continue Thursday

David Stern’s deadline passed without a deal, though the NBA and its players will talk again Thursday.

11/10/2011

NOVEMBER 08: Billy Hunter, Executive Director of the National Basketball Players Association, and Derek Fisher, President of the National Basketball Players Association speak 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) (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

NBA Players, Owners Set Afternoon Talks

A person with knowledge of the plans says NBA owners and players will meet before Commissioner David Stern’s deadline to accept the league’s latest proposal or face a worse one.

11/09/2011

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 30: Derek Fisher, President of the National Basketball Players Association, with NBA players (L-R) Ray Allen, Paul Pierce and Baron Davis, speaks at a press conference after NBA labor negotiations at The Waldorf-Astoria on September 30, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Michael Cohen/Getty Images)

NBA Players: Latest Offer ‘Not Acceptable’

NBA players have until Wednesday to accept Commissioner David Stern’s latest offer, though the response already seems obvious.

11/07/2011

OCTOBER 20: Derek Fisher, President of the National Basketball Players Association speaks at a press conference after NBA labor negotiations at Sheraton New York Hotel & Towers on October 20, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

NBA Labor Talks Turn Nasty As Negotiations End

Three days and 30 hours’ worth of talks couldn’t produce a new labor deal, so NBA owners and players walked away without knowing when they will meet again.

10/21/2011

NBA Commissioner David Stern arrives for labor talks, Monday. (AP Photo/Louis Lanzano)

Stern Sent Home From NBA Meetings With Flu

The marathon NBA bargaining sessions have taken their toll on Commissioner David Stern.

10/20/2011

OCTOBER 19: George Cohen, Director of Federal Mediation, addresses the media on updates of the Labor Relations Meetings on October 19, 2011 at the Sheraton Hotel in New York City. (Photo by Steve Freeman/NBAE via Getty Images)

NBA Players, Owners To Meet For 3rd Straight Day

After another long day of negotiations, NBA players and owners left with nothing more than plans for another meeting.

10/20/2011

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