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Fri Apr 27, 2012, 03:15 PM

NBA Players’ Union Under Investigation by U.S. Attorney

Source: Bloomberg

The National Basketball Players Association is being investigated by the U.S Attorney’s Office in Manhattan after President Derek Fisher asked for independent reviews of its finances and business practices, the union said in a statement.

Union Executive Director Billy Hunter was notified of the investigation by subpoena for documents on April 25, according to two people with direct knowledge of the situation. The people were granted anonymity because they weren’t authorized to discuss the investigation.

“The NBPA will cooperate fully with the government’s investigation,” the statement said.

The association has appointed a six-member special committee that consists of player representatives and executive committee members to oversee an internal inquiry that will include a financial audit. The statement didn’t say which players would serve on the committee.

Read more: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-04-27/nba-players-union-receives-subpoena-from-u-s-attorney-s-office.html

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Boabab Apr 2012 #1

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Fri Apr 27, 2012, 03:56 PM

1. Go get 'em Derek Fisher!

Billy Hunter is corrupt as hell, and needs to lose his position as the head of the union.

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