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#MarchMadness Proof Student Athletes Deserve Payday

by @anarchyroll

Northwestern University’s football team recently won the right to unionize. They feel they are employees of the school and deserve compensation and collective bargaining rights. 225 more words

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Mark Emmert: C'mon Man

Today on Mike and Mike in the Morning, the guys decided to have NCAA president Mark Emmert come onto the show for a low stakes interview to clear up some of the rough patches around recent controversies in the NCAA. 1,938 more words

Raising NBA Age Limit Is New Commissioner's Top Priority

NEW YORK (AP) Even as the NBA prepares for a draft that could be headlined by freshmen, Commissioner Adam Silver remains committed to keeping them in college. 633 more words


Fair Compensation to Athletes (Employees)


Derek Dierkes

MGMT 312 – PAPER 2

March 18, 2014

Fair Compensation to Athletes (Employees)


 In this case I will be discussing the court case of the National Labor Relations Board and their finding that the Northwestern football players should indeed be considered employees. 2,984 more words

Shot-Blocker Chris Obekpa To Return To St. John's

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — He’s staying put, after all.

In a change of mind that took about two weeks, Chris Obekpa has decided not to transfer from St. 294 more words