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National Basketball Retired Players Association

News from the NBRPA


Tuesday, March 17, 2020

NBRPA NAMES THURL BAILEY, DAVE COWENS, SHAWN MARION AND SHERYL SWOOPES TO BOARD OF DIRECTORS

The NBRPA Names Thurl Bailey, Dave Cowens, Shawn Marion and Sheryl Swoopes to Board of Directors Johnny Davis, Jerome Williams and Grant Hill elevated to executive committee CHICAGO, ILL.  –  The National Basketball Retired Players Association (NBRPA) announced today the addition of Thurl Bailey (Director), Dave Cowens (Director), Shawn Marion (Director) and Sheryl Swoopes (Director) ...Read More >


Sunday, January 26, 2020

NBRPA Chairman Spencer Haywood Statement on the Passing of Kobe Bryant

Spencer Haywood on the passing of Kobe Bryant: "The NBRPA is devastated over the sudden passing of NBA Legends, Kobe Bryant, and his daughter, Gianna. Kobe was a global icon who made an everlasting impact in our league and in professional sports around the world. We send our deepest condolences to his wife, Vanessa, and ...Read More >


Wednesday, January 1, 2020

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver Statement Regarding the Passing of NBA Commissioner Emeritus David J. Stern

NEW YORK, Jan. 1, 2020 – NBA Commissioner Emeritus David Stern passed away this afternoon as a result of the brain hemorrhage he suffered approximately three weeks ago.  His wife, Dianne, and their family were with him at his bedside. NBA Commissioner Adam Silver issued the following statement: “For 22 years, I had a courtside seat ...Read More >


Wednesday, January 1, 2020

NBRPA Chairman of the Board Spencer Haywood Statement on the Passing of NBA Commissioner Emeritus David J. Stern

CHICAGO, Jan. 1, 2020 - The National Basketball Retired Players Association (NBRPA) mourns the loss of NBA Commissioner Emeritus David J. Stern. During his 30-year tenure as commissioner, Stern transformed the NBA into a global brand becoming the first American sports league to thrive internationally. NBRPA Chairman of the Board Spencer Haywood released the following ...Read More >


 

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