Race And The NBA Lockout

Posted in Blogroll on June 30th, 2011 by Ron Glover

In a few hours, barring any extension the NBA owners will be locking out the players for the first time in 12 years. The last lockout reduced the season to 50 games and cost the league hundreds of millions of dollars.

With the national economy in poor shape and money going everywhere but to where it’s most needed, most of the American public will reserve little pity for “pampered athletes” in a League that for the most part issues guaranteed contracts.

And is about 80 percent Black.

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