Posts tagged "owners"

45 million hard cap would net the Bulls billions

The owners as a whole are hoping to crush the players. I actually don't care what happens to the players salaries or the owners profits. I would care if the owners brought salaries down to a manageable level then lowered ticket prices, but we know that's not going to happen. Instead, they're going to keep any extra money they make. The Chicago Bulls aren't one of the teams struggling to survive, but they are one of the teams that benefit most from crushing the players...

Owners set to play hardball; my personal CBA

Did you see the warning shots?   Owners ready to play hard ball. The proposal, a source familiar with talks said, includes rollbacks that could reduce maximum guaranteed salaries, both for veterans such as Kobe Bryant and LeBron James, as well as up-and-comers like Kevin Durant and Derrick Rose, to almost a third of what... Read more »