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  1. NBA commissioner Adam Silver ranked most influential in sports bu...

    Darren Rovell

    NBA commissioner Adam Silver is the most influential person in sports business, while NFL commissioner Roger Goodell's influence has waned, according to an annual list published Monday by SportsBusiness Daily.

    Story | Conversation | December 08, 2014
  2. Sports world helps drive ALS ice bucket challenge

    Darren Rovell

    The ice bucket challenge to benefit ALS has spread quickly across the nation over the past three weeks, and it's not just people dumping ice water on their heads and challenging three people they know to do the same within 24 hours.

    Story | Conversation | August 20, 2014
  3. NBA marketing 'We Are One' T-shirts with league, Los Angeles Clip...

    Darren Rovell

    The NBA and adidas are selling "We Are One" T-shirts with either the Los Angeles Clippers or league logo on them.

    Story | Conversation | May 05, 2014
  4. NBA commissioner Adam Silver says subsidizing NCAA athletes a pos...

    Darren Rovell

    NBA commissioner Adam Silver is so intent on keeping basketball players in college for another year that he said the NBA might consider subsidizing athletes to make them feel better about staying.

    Story | Conversation | April 09, 2014
  5. Adam Silver, LeBron James to talk sleeved jerseys at season's end...

    Darren Rovell

    Well aware of how unhappy his star player is with the sleeved jerseys, NBA commissioner Adam Silver will meet with LeBron James at season's end to discuss the fashion statement.

    Story | Conversation | March 24, 2014
  6. Commissioner Adam Silver says NBA jerseys to have sponsor logos i...

    Darren Rovell

    Get ready to see sponsor logos on NBA jerseys, likely within five years, NBA commissioner Adam Silver said Wednesday.

    Story | Conversation | March 20, 2014
  7. Adam Silver praises Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban

    Darren Rovell

    His predecessor David Stern publicly butted heads with Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban, but new NBA commissioner Adam Silver says that Cuban is good for the league.

    Story | Conversation | February 11, 2014
  8. Adam Silver says NBA teams have made 'basketball decision' on Jas...

    Darren Rovell

    NBA journeyman Jason Collins hasn't found a team since announcing last April he was gay. NBA commissioner Adam Silver says the reason has nothing to do with his sexual orientation.

    Story | Conversation | February 10, 2014
  9. Stern's threat to sanction Spurs a mistake

    Darren Rovell

    As fans, what are we owed when we pay for a ticket, or even watch a game at home? That's the debate NBA commissioner David Stern thrust himself into when he apologized to fans and threatened the San Antonio Spurs with sanctions when it became clea...

    Blog | November 30, 2012
  10. Like Stern, Silver has experience at young age

    Darren Rovell

    The man who will succeed Russ Granik as NBA deputy commissioner is on a career track similar to that of the league's main man, David Stern.

    Story | Conversation | October 25, 2005
  11. Stern sure players will comply with dress code

    Darren Rovell

    NBA commissioner David Stern is certain players will comply with new dress code.

    Story | Conversation | October 18, 2005
  12. Stern insists women's league will go on

    Darren Rovell

    NBA Commissioner David Stern confirmed on Monday that the women's league will begin the 2004 season with at least 13 teams.

    Story | Conversation | October 27, 2003
  13. It's showtime for New Orleans

    Darren Rovell

    NBA officials hit the Big Easy to assess its viability as the new home of the Charlotte Hornets.

    Story | Conversation | March 19, 2002
  14. Senators puts pressure on Washington Redskins, NFL

    Darren Rovell

    A letter signed by 50 U.S. senators urging the league to change the Washington Redskins name was sent on Thursday to NFL commissioner Roger Goodell.

    Story | Conversation | May 22, 2014
  15. New NBA basketballs bear Adam Silver's signature

    Darren Rovell

    There will be a new signature on the NBA ball when teams play Saturday night.

    Story | Conversation | February 01, 2014
  16. Brooklyn Nets place ad seeking CEOs as 'sixth man'

    Darren Rovell

    The Brooklyn Nets have placed an ad that appeared Monday morning in Crain's New York Business in hopes of tempting chief executives to put their company's name on the floor of the Barclays Center.

    Story | Conversation | October 28, 2013