Race, Respect and the NBA

Samuels, Allison
December 1998
Newsweek;12/21/1998, Vol. 132 Issue 25, p55
Discusses the lockout of players by the National Basketball Association (NBA). The conflict over money and control; The so-called Larry Bird exception and salary caps for veteran free agents; The average amount that a player earns; The question of racism or a collective bargaining dispute; Comment of League Commissioner David Stern; The issue of respect.


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