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A Free Market for College Athletes

November 12, 2011 by


In his latest for the Huffington Post, Dave Berri responds to Sports Illustrated.

Dave Berri on the Hayes Advantage

October 3, 2011 by


Dave discusses the NBA lockout on the Hays Advantage with Kathleen Hays.

Podcast – Dave Berri Talks the Lockout and More

October 2, 2011 by


David Berri hops on the Wages of Wins podcast to explain the difference between a strike and a lockout, why the fans will come back and how the NBA owners seem to be doing everything wrong.

Responding to the NBA

September 8, 2011 by


Dave Berri's latest at Huffington Post responds to the NBA.

Best and Worst Means Something Different for Each NBA Team

August 23, 2011 by


The "Best" and "Worst" season for each franchise is not the same. "Best" for some teams (like the Clippers) would actually make fans of the Lakers quite sad. A similar story could be told for the Nuggets and Spurs.

NBA Owners Do Not Understand Competitive Balance

August 10, 2011 by


Dave takes a look at competitive balance in the NBA and how the common view is still wrong.

Why did Al Jefferson have to cause the lockout?

August 2, 2011 by


Dave examines the idea that Utah's signing of Al Jefferson was a contributing factor in the lockout

Luck – not the Lottery – Helps Out Memphis

July 27, 2011 by


Dave Berri examines the Memphis Grizzlies in 2010-11 and demonstrates that making lottery picks year after year doesn't always work. Getting lucky, though, is a great strategy.

Do the Players — and Cities — Really Need the NBA Owners?

July 11, 2011 by


Dave reviews if the players really need the owners. His suggestion to players and cities is to cut out the middle man and form their own league.