Strikes and Lockouts

  • Blogs

    November 28, 2012

    Marvin Miller: One Of The Most Important Men In Sports

    Marvin Miller, who died early yesterday of cancer at age 95, was more than what Red Barber once called him: "along with Babe Ruth and Jackie Robinson, one of the three most important men in baseball history." He was, for almost four decades, one of the most important men in all of sports He was th ... More >>

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    September 26, 2012

    NFL Refs And The Gentleman From Wisconsin

    Unions everywhere owe much to Paul Ryan. Yesterday, in a mind-boggling stretch of logic, the GOP vice presidential nominee equated Obama with the NFL referees who blew the call in Monday night's game between Green Bay Packers and the Seattle Seahawks. It didn't take long for a swarm of TV and i ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    November 16, 2011


    St. John’s hosts Northeastern

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    July 25, 2011

    Let's Be Clear: NFL Players Smacked Down the Owners

    NFL players' honcho DeMaurice Smith‚ÄčAs you may have heard, the NFL lockout ended just a short time ago, and since the TV commentators I'm hearing seem to be confused about who actually came out on top, let me give it to you straight. I'll repeat my words in this space on April 27: "I think I can c ... More >>

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    July 7, 2011

    NFL Lockout No Joke — Or Is It? Let's Go to the Video.

    Field of Dreams 2: NFL Lockout with Taylor Lautner from Taylor Lautner Funny or Die, the comedy film company co-started by Will Ferrell, almost makes the NFL lockout worthwhile with Field of Dreams 2: NFL Lockout, a deadly little spoof that combines the oh-so-easy-to-parody Field of Dreams with the ... More >>

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    June 30, 2011

    NBA Owners Will Lock Out Players at Midnight

    ​Labor negotiations between NBA team owners and players broke down this afternoon as the two sides couldn't reach a new collective bargaining agreement. The players union presented an offer that was rejected by the owners at their three-hour meeting in New York. This comes after one of the lea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2011

    The Looming NFL Strike: Get Ready for Clueless Coverage

    ​Why is the looming NFL strike different from all other strikes? Well, first, it's not a strike, it's a lockout. Or at least it will be on March 4, when the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the National Football League and the player's union expires and the owners padlock the gates. A ... More >>

  • News

    February 22, 2005

    The Ice Storm

    Everyone knows who won the NHLs labor dispute. But who won last year's Stanley Cup?

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    June 11, 2002

    The Baseball Wars

    A Labor Conflict Primer

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    January 12, 1999
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    January 12, 1999

    Star Search

    The future looks blight

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    January 5, 1999

    Basketball Jones

    Hunter coach Mike Brown loves the game so much, he quit big-time ball.

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    December 29, 1998
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    December 8, 1998
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    November 24, 1998

    Out of Network

    The health issues behind the ABC lockout

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    November 17, 1998

    The Breaks Of The Game

    What are the Knicks doing on their extended summer vacation?

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    October 27, 1998

    Urban Shooting

    Pros and wannabes converge at basketball city

  • News

    October 6, 1998

    Lockout Lookout

    For the first time ever, NBA season in jeopardy