Will Yoder
Monday November 21st, 2011

The NBA Coaches Association is pleading to both the players and the owners to come to an agreement in ending the current lockout, according to NBCSports.

Executive director of the coaches association, Michael H. Goldberg wrote a letter published in Sports Illustrated insisting that the two sides “get back to the bargaining table, and redouble their efforts to resolve the current conflict and get a deal done without delay.”

This is the first time that the coaches as a collective have voiced their opinion on a potentially doomed season.

The players union recently rejected an ultimatum from the NBA and have plans to decertify in order to give players the option to lodge antitrust suits against the owners.

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