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NBA writer for The Associated Press, focusing on areas such as the Knicks, Nets, USA Basketball, and poking fun at Heatmedia.

Lobbying on joint employer is a growth industry - Transit union to snub Democrat Jason Carter in Georgia — LOBBYING ON JOINT EMPLOYER IS A GROWTH INDUSTRY- Morning Shift has learned that the number of companies specifying joint employer status in lobbying records multiplied eightfold after the NLRB's general counsel announced he would seek to persuade the NLRB that McDonald's should be considered a joint employer in labor violation cases against franchisees.

Will NLRB produce McDonald's 'joint employer' complaint by Halloween? - Grimes under fire for representing Hugh Jass Burgers — WILL NLRB PRODUCE MCDONALD'S 'JOINT EMPLOYER' COMPLAINT BY HALLOWEEN?- Barry Kearney, a National Labor Relations Board associate general counsel, told an employment law webinar yesterday that the agency may file a complaint this month - if he meant that literally, that would mean within the next eight days - naming McDonald's a joint employer in a case against franchisees.

Lower expectations, but Nets expect to contend — NEW YORK (AP) - The payroll is lower and so are the expectations. The Brooklyn Nets were one of the biggest stories in basketball at this time last year, a team that had spent like never before and believed it had built a title contender. They didn't get close.

Perez on wages for disabled - Nurses strike averted in Chicago - Court considers threat on Facebook 'picket line' — EXCLUSIVE: PEREZ ON WAGES FOR DISABLED - U.S. Department of Labor Secretary Tom Perez told Morning Shift that he hopes the states follow the federal government's example in raising pay for disabled workers who currently earn below minimum wage. We caught up with Perez after his speech yesterday at the National Press Club.

Anthony has high hopes for Phil Jackson's Knicks — NEW YORK (AP) - Phil Jackson made two big signings since becoming Knicks president, and Carmelo Anthony seems thrilled with both. First, Jackson picked Derek Fisher, who played for him in Los Angeles, to be the coach even though he had just retired as a player.

Tom Perez on the economy - Dems, unions put GOP on education defensive — SNEAK PEEK: TOM PEREZ ON THE ECONOMY - Labor Secretary Tom Perez will today address the National Press Club about U.S. workers' failure to benefit sufficiently from the economic recovery. "If the breadwinner in your household is out of work," Perez will say, "the unemployment rate might as well be 100 percent."

Latinos get behind Tom Perez for AG - Inside the NNU's Ebola strategy — Latinos get behind Tom Perez for AG - POLITICO'S Edward-Isaac Dovere, Carrie Budoff Brown and Seung Min Kim: "Members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus want to endorse Perez to be Eric Holder's replacement even before they return to Washington next month. The National Hispanic Leadership Agenda urged Obama in a letter this week to nominate Perez.

Nurses union goes viral - New poll shows minimum wage could be decisive in key states — NURSES UNION GOES VIRAL - National Nurses United dominated the news cycle after claiming Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas and the Centers for Disease Control ignored its concerns about whether health workers were prepared for the Ebola virus.

NBA to test 44-minute game in Nets-Celtics preseason contest — The Brooklyn Nets and Boston Celtics will play a 44-minute preseason game on Sunday as the NBA experiments with a shorter game. The contest will be four minutes shorter than the NBA's standard 48-minute game. The league said Monday that the teams will play four 11-minute quarters, one minute shorter than normal.

NBA to test 44-minute game, 4 shorter than normal — NEW YORK (AP) - The NBA is going to evaluate if a shorter game could be a better one. The Brooklyn Nets and Boston Celtics will play a 44-minute preseason game on Sunday as the league tests a format that features fewer minutes and fewer mandatory timeouts.
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Oct 22, 2014

@TomPenders @AdamZagoria @YahooSports And that Jerry West quote about guys getting punched who weren't even in the fight is priceless.

Oct 22, 2014

@kristinclv @tfrank14 That account name sounds familiar. I feel like I've mocked the user before.

Oct 22, 2014

Of lottery change, Silver's said if there were a perfect idea, they'd already have done it. Proposal reported today definitely isn't it.

Oct 22, 2014

Dad always talked about this. RT @YahooSports: Watch Willis Reed fight the entire Lakers bench during a 1966 game

Oct 21, 2014

Ranking those who I never recall seeing live up to their nicknames. 1T - Big Game James Shields. 1T - Kobe Stopper Ruben Patterson.

Oct 20, 2014

Had forgotten how completely lost I am when 76ers use players' Twitter handles in tweets. I barely know their real names.

Oct 16, 2014

Nets say Lopez has right midfoot sprain, out 10-14 days. They say no breaks/bone injuries, but with his history, hard not to be concerned.

Oct 15, 2014

Nets went overtime to beat Kings in Beijing. So their next game scheduled to be 9 minutes shorter, the 44-minute game vs Boston on Sunday.

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