Source: NBA players to get $190 million
Players who were on NBA rosters last season have been told by the players' union that checks worth a total of nearly $190 million will be coming their way this month, a source said.
The funds are being paid because the league's teams failed to spend 57 percent of all basketball-related income last season on player salaries, as stipulated by the terms of the collective bargaining agreement between the owners and the union.
The biggest chunk, roughly $160 million, is the 8 percent ...
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