The NFL lockout brought to our attention how valuable we cherish sports. Now that it's over, fans can regain the joy of watching football on Sunday's. However, the current NBA lockout is in a deeper mess.
With both sides differing in issues such as the soft salary cap and revenue share, it is difficult to see when this lockout will end. The NBA and players union (NBPA) have scheduled to meet on Monday to discuss negotiations.
As this lockout continues, the NBA can learn from the mistakes the NFL lockout brought and how to avoid them. Here are the seven lessons the association should learn from the NFL.