Players Association

Ex-UM Tackle Elected Pres. Of NFLPAFormer University of Miami standout tackle Eric Winston was elected the new president of the National Football League Players Association Wednesday.
Report: Coaches Asked Incognito To Toughen Up MartinThe ongoing Richie Incognito/Jonathan Martin/Miami Dolphins trouble took another turn Wednesday morning when multiple reports said Incognito had been told by coaches to “toughen up” Martin. But Incognito continues to not comment on the issue.
Report: Dispute Brewing Between MLBPA And MarilnsThe Miami Marlins took a blowtorch to the franchise in the offseason, trading talent, slashing payroll, turning the team into the worst team in baseball. The moves may run afoul of the Major League Baseball Players Association for the second time in as many years.
NHL Cancels More Games Of Panthers' Season Hockey fans won’t be too happy to hear that the whole season of hockey could vanish if the National Hockey League (NHL) and the player’s association don’t come to an agreement before it is too late.
Legendary Former MLB Union Chief Dies At 95Marvin Miller, the man who helped lead baseball’s union into free agency while revolutionizing the relationship between player and team, died Tuesday at the age of 95 in Manhattan.
Report: NHL Likely To Withdraw Latest Offer ThursdayFlorida Panthers fans may need to become Miami Dolphins or Miami Heat fans soon. The NHL is set to withdraw its latest collective bargaining agreement to the players if the NHL Players Association doesn’t accept it by the end of the day Thursday.
NHL, Players' Union Meet Sunday
NBA Negotiators Meeting WednesdayWhile the prospects of seeing LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, and Chris Bosh take the floor for the Miami Heat remain slim; the NBA and the National Basketball Players association will meet in New York Wednesday.
Lockout Looms Large Over Fins OffseasonChad Henne is still looking to solidify his role as the Miami Dolphins’ starting quarterback in 2011. He may go a long way towards doing that if the NFL locks out the players starting Thursday.
NFL & NFLPA Agree To Federal MediationNFL fans can breathe a slight sigh of relief Thursday evening. The league and the NFL Players Association agreed to federal mediation as a means to help settle the current labor dispute.