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The National Basketball Players Association (NBPA) serves to protect and support the rights and talents of current NBA players, magnify their collective will, and amplify their voices as leaders on and off the court.

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NBPA Statement on Tyre Nichols

  • January 28, 2023

NEW YORK, NY, January 27, 2023 – "Our players mourn the loss of Tyre Nichols and extend our deepest sympathies and condolences to the Nichols family during this difficult time.

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NIANTIC, NBA AND NBPA USHER IN NEW WAY TO EXPERIENCE BASKETBALL WITH “NBA ALL-WORLD” MOBILE GAME

  • January 24, 2023

SAN FRANCISCO, CA and NEW YORK, NY, January 24, 2023 – Niantic, the National Basketball Association (NBA) and the National Basketball Players Association (NBPA) today launched NBA All-World, a free-to-play officially licensed geolocation augmented reality basketball game where players can find, challenge, and compete against today’s NBA ballers in their neighborhoods, then recruit them to their team before proving themselves on the court. NBA All-World extends the world of basketball into new augmented reality territory and is free to play globally on the App Store and Google Play.

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STEPHEN CURRY LEADS NBA’s MOST POPULAR JERSEY LIST FOR FIRST HALF OF REGULAR SEASON

  • January 20, 2023

NEW YORK, Jan 20, 2023 – The National Basketball Association (NBA) and National Basketball Players Association today jointly announced that The Golden State Warriors’ Stephen Curry and the Los Angeles Lakers secured the top spots on the NBA’s Most Popular Jersey and Team Merchandise lists, respectively. Results are based on NBAStore.com sales for the first half of the 2022-23 regular season.

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NBA AND NBPA AGREE TO EXTEND CBA OPT-OUT DEADLINE

  • December 14, 2022

NEW YORK, Dec. 14, 2022 – The NBA and NBPA have mutually agreed to extend the deadline to opt out of the current Collective Bargaining Agreement from Dec. 15, 2022, to Feb. 8, 2023, in connection with ongoing efforts to reach a new agreement. If either party exercises the opt-out, the CBA’s term will conclude on June 30, 2023.

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NBPA Hosts Its First-Ever Activation During Miami Art Week

  • December 09, 2022

NEW YORK, NY, December 9, 2022 -- The National Basketball Players Association (NBPA) hosted its first-ever activation during Miami Art Week this past weekend. As part of this day-long activation, THINK450, the partnership and innovation engine of the NBPA, and Tech Runs, a sports-centric web3 community powered by DAOLabs, collaborated to host multi-faceted events and activities that celebrated the intersection of sport, tech, art, and culture. Following its collaboration with Tech Runs, the NBPA hosted a live recording of the NBPA Post Up podcast with Matt Barnes at the BBC Ice Cream Flagship in the Wynwood section of Miami.

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