NBA cancels first two weeks of season

Commissioner David Stern announced late Monday night that the first two weeks of the NBA's regular season have been cancelled. Stern met for seven hours with members of the player's association, but they couldn't come to a new labor agreement.

Commissioner David Stern announced late Monday night that the first two weeks of the NBA's regular season have been cancelled. Stern met for seven hours with members of the player's association, but they couldn't come to a new labor agreement.

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