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  • • Group targets NBA expansion team for Montreal
    A group led by former federal cabinet minister and senator Michael Fortier said they have spoken to NBA commissioner Adam Silver about bringing an expansion team to Montreal....
  • • Source: Mavericks fire accused photographer
    NBA commissioner Adam Silver said Friday that the league is aware of new allegations of sexual misconduct by the Mavericks' team photographer and will monitor how the team responds....
  • • More Mavs misconduct allegations on NBA radar
    NBA commissioner Adam Silver said Friday that the league is aware of new allegations of sexual misconduct by the Mavericks' team photographer and will monitor how the team responds....
  • • NBA to make fourth quarters available on League Pass
    The NBA hopes to create another revenue stream by selling the fourth quarters of games on League Pass, according to Darren Rovell of ESPN.The league, along with Turner Broadcasting, announced the plan this morning, which allows fans to watch the fourth quarter of any out-of-market game for $1.99. That price will be the same whether the buyer watche...
  • • Silver: Cuban's lack of involvement spared him ban
    Commissioner Adam Silver said Friday that he decided against suspending Mavericks owner Mark Cuban, in part, because an investigation into harassment and violence toward female employees concluded the owner wasn't directly implicated in the conduct....
  • • Silver to teams: Hire women, improve workplace
    NBA commissioner Adam Silver wants all teams to hire more women, especially in leadership and supervisory positions, and is urging them to take some of the mandates that the Mavericks must now adhere to as an impetus to improve working conditions....
  • • NBA commissioner Adam Silver sends memo to teams, wants them to hire more women
    NBA Commissioner Adam Silver wants all teams to hire more women, especially in leadership and supervisory positions, and is urging them to take some of the mandates that the Dallas Mavericks must now adhere to as an impetus to improve working conditions within their own organizations....
  • • Players reminded mental health help available
    Adam Silver and Michele Roberts sent a letter to NBA players Tuesday reminding them that help with their mental wellness is available. The letter also said both the NBA and the players association support players' efforts to make societal change....
  • • Report: NBA, NBPA, NCAA take step toward eliminating one-and-done
    The one-and-done rule isn’t long for basketball, and a partnership between the NBA, NBA Players Association and NCAA makes that increasingly evident.Per ESPN’s Brian Windhorst, the three groups have teamed up to support the USA Basketball Junior National Team.NBPA Executive Director Michele Roberts called the change “long overdue.”“It’s a natural f...
  • • Turning down the noise: Why Trae Young is more NBA ready than you think
    Hype. Scrutiny. Hate. Kevin Love, Luke Walton and Adam Silver recognize the pressure players face today. So, what's the future of mental health in the NBA?...
  • Report: Mavericks’ investigation not done because investigators ‘being as thorough as humanly possible’
    NBA commissioner Adam Silver said end of July...
  • • NBA schedules two Mexico City games for next season
    As the NBA continues to explore basketball opportunities outside of the United States, Commissioner Adam Silver and Co. have extended their relationship with our neighbors to the south.According to a press release, the NBA has scheduled two regular season games in Mexico City for the 2018-19 campaign. The first one will pit the Orlando Magic agains...
  • • LeBron James would like to play in NBA Africa Game
    The NBA’s efforts to boost its international presence could be getting a huge helping hand in the near future.At the third annual NBA Africa Game this weekend, league commissioner Adam Silver said that LeBron James has expressed interest in participating.“Both [NBA Africa managing director] Amadou [Gallo Fall] and I have spoken directly to LeBron J...
  • • James wants to take part in future NBA Africa game
    LeBron James has expressed interest in being part of a future NBA Africa game, writes Lindsay du Plessis of ESPN, which would make him the biggest star ever to participate. NBA Commissioner Adam Silver addressed the possibility in a news conference prior to today’s contest.“Both Amadou [Gallo Fall, NBA managing director for Africa] and I have spoke...
  • • Adam Silver issues statement in response to Trump’s LeBron tweet
    NBA commissioner Adam Silver has issued a formal response to President Trump’s critical tweet about LeBron James.While not mentioning Trump by name, Silver’s statement made it quite clear that he and the league stand with James. This is the general sentiment coming from around the NBA on Saturday. Trump’s original tweet sparked very harsh reactions...

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  • The NBA is Going to Draft Players Out of High School Again!The NBA is Going to Draft Players Out of High School Again!
  • How the Hawks got Trae Young and the Mavericks got Luka Doncic [picks/trade/analysis] | ESPNHow the Hawks got Trae Young and the Mavericks got Luka Doncic [picks/trade/analysis] | ESPN
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Top news - Adam Silver

  • • Mark Cuban takes swipe at MLB after sports wagering ban is lifted
    The Supreme Court ruled on Tuesday to overturn the federal ban that has made sports wagering illegal outside of Nevada since 1992, and Mark Cuban seems to think Major League Baseball stands to gain the most from the decision.Not long after the 7-2 ruling was announced, Cuban was asked for his reaction. He took that as an opportunity to rag on the s...
  • • Report: Man arrested for threatening to kill Adam Silver for not letting him play in NBA
    A man was arrested on Friday for sending a threatening email to NBA commissioner Adam Silver, and the threat apparently stemmed from Silver’s unwillingness to let the 27-year-old join a team’s roster.The New York Post reports that David Pyant of Queens was arrested Friday after he sent an email to Silver threatening to “come up there and kill you w...
  • Report: Man Arrested After Threatening Email To Adam Silver
    A man that wrote, “If you don’t let me play, I’m going to come up there and kill you with my f*cking gun,” to NBA commissioner Adam Silver has reportedly been arrested. The man allegedly wrote Silver in an email last July, per a TMZ report. David Pyant, a 27-year-old Queens man with 13 prior arrests, […] The post Repo...
  • • U.S. Supreme Court overturns sports gambling ban
    The United States Supreme Court has voted 7-2 in favor of overturning a federal ban on sports gambling, tweets ESPN’s Brian Windhorst. The full decision from the Supreme Court can be found right here.As Windhorst details (via Twitter), the ruling states that Congress will have the power to regulate sports gambling directly, but if it elects not to ...
  • Adam Silver: WNBA Not Connecting With Young Women, Girls
    Adam Silver says the WNBA has to do a better job marketing to young women and girls. During an appearance on ESPN’s Get Up, Silver said the league isn’t connecting with “almost the same demographic that our players are.” “I’m particularly frustrated that we’ve been unable to get young women, girls, to atte...
  • Adam Silver: WNBA Not Connecting With Young Women, Girls
    Adam Silver says the WNBA has to do a better job marketing to young women and girls. During an appearance on ESPN’s Get Up, Silver said, “We’re not connecting with almost the same demographic that our players are.” “I’m particularly frustrated that we’ve been unable to get young women, girls, to attend tho...
  • • Adam Silver: Sixers’ ‘Process’ inspired league to change lottery rules
    NBA commissioner Adam Silver conceded that the Philadelphia 76ers’ implementation of the “Process” served as the impetus for the league to examine and make changes to the draft lottery rules.Under the guidance of former general manager Sam Hinkie, “Trust the Process” was an organizational philosophy that was predicated on essentially accepting shor...
  • • Adam Silver: NBA still has ‘some work to do’ to address tanking
    Tanking is alive and well in the NBA. Despite the league putting some effort into not incentivizing losing in bulk to improve teams’ chances in the lottery, NBA commissioner Adam Silver not surprisingly admits the league still has “some work to do” on that front. “I recognize that the incentives are not aligned right now, that there’s a huge incent...
  • Adam Silver Understands New Draft Changes Might Not Eliminate Tanking
    Tanking still is a problem in the NBA, says Adam Silver. During the commissioner’s postseason press conference, Silver addressed some... »...
  • • Silver: NBA still needs to prevent tanking
    NBA commissioner Adam Silver likes making changes. But unlike MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred, these changes are actually likely to help the sport. But his biggest gripe remains tanking. And while the draft lottery reform debuts in 2019, Silver knows that’s not enough.“We’ll see how much of an impact that has, but my sense is we’re still going to have...
  • • Silver: Tanking 'incredibly difficult issue'
    Touching on a myriad of topics Friday, NBA commissioner Adam Silver said that tanking is an "incredibly difficult issue" to address and further reforms to stop it may be needed....
  • Adam Silver Looking To Make NBA 2K Esports League Official Part Of NBA
    Adam Silver is adding to the NBA’s family of leagues. The NBA 2K League is set to begin its inaugural... »...
  • New game in town: NBA tips off NBA 2K League with draft
    Dimez slipped on his draft hat, shook hands with NBA Commissioner Adam Silver, and began life as the No. 1 pick in the draft....
  • • Silver vows commitment to NBA 2K League
    NBA commissioner Adam Silver doesn't think the NBA 2K League will be a fad. He believes the esports entity is "something that's going to be around forever."...
  • • How Adam Silver made his mark on esports in North America
    NBA Commissioner Adam Silver, a self-professed technophile, witnessed firsthand the rise of esports in North America and helped convince his billionaire owners to buy in....

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