NBA Lockout: What David Stern and Billy Hunter can learn from NFL negotiations

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NBA Lockout: What David Stern and Billy Hunter can learn from NFL negotiations
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You hope David Stern (above) followed the NFL's labor negotiations, and took notes.

With the NFL labor deal all but wrapped up—some reports project football being back in business July 15, others by week's end—our collective disinterest shifts to the NBA's collective bargaining negotiations. Nobody cares how, but some 15 Nielsen rating's worth of fans (the turnout for these NBA finals) want their basketball.

Here's how they can get it.

There's a lot to be learned from the NFL lockout. Considering how it looked (scrapping the entire season once seemed likely) and where it's come (expectations are a full schedule, regular and preseason), the NBA should take pointers.

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