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  1. New Jersey governor Chris Christie says NBA commissioner doing a ...

    New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says a call from NBA commissioner Adam Silver to join him in lobbying Congress to legalize sports betting across the nation is a "bait and switch."

    Story | Conversation | December 23, 2014
  2. Gambling - Explaining NBA commissioner Adam Silver's stance on sp...

    David Purdum

    Confused about the NBA's stance on sports betting? ESPN Chalk's David Purdum explains the big issues and the NBA's next potential moves.

    Story | Conversation | November 18, 2014
  3. Gambling - Vegas books support Adam Silver, weekend recap

    David Purdum

    David Purdum recaps the weekend's gambling action, including why Vegas sportsbooks are backing Adam Silver's comments about legalizing sports betting.

    Story | Conversation | November 17, 2014
  4. Links from around the rink - November 17

    Doug Mittler

    NBA Commissioner Adam Silver turned some heads last week with an editorial in the New York Times calling for the legalization of professional sports betting. Silver's comments may have had the NHL in mind. "It means," one NHL executive told Elli...

    Blog | November 17, 2014
  5. Adam Silver calls for federal framework for sports betting in opi...

    David Purdum

    NBA commissioner Adam Silver wants the United States to get with the times in regard to sports betting.

    Story | Conversation | November 13, 2014
  6. NBA commissioner Adam Silver says sports betting 'inevitable'

    David Purdum

    NBA commissioner Adam Silver believes expanded legalized sports betting in the U.S. is "inevitable," and the league is open to participating in it.

    Story | Conversation | September 04, 2014
  7. 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
  8. David Stern says NBA needs to expand anti-flopping rules

    Brian Windhorst

    With players, coaches and fans continuing to complain about the widespread practice of flopping, NBA commissioner David Stern said the league needs to expand its anti-flopping rules.

    Story | Conversation | June 06, 2013
  9. David Stern says Sacramento bid to keep Kings 'not quite there'

    NBA Commissioner David Stern said Friday night that the counteroffer to keep the Sacramento Kings from moving to Seattle needs to be increased financially before the league's owners would even consider the bid.

    Story | Conversation | March 08, 2013
  10. Pro leagues, NCAA file brief against New Jersey betting law

    NBA commissioner David Stern takes Gov. Chris Christie to task for his efforts to allow sports gambling in New Jersey.

    Story | Conversation | December 07, 2012
  11. David Stern estimates NBA revenue up 20 percent to $5 billion

    NBA Commissioner David Stern estimates revenue will be a record $5 billion in the current season, an increase of about 20 percent from the league's last full season in 2010-11.

    Story | Conversation | November 13, 2012
  12. Mayor Michael Coleman tells David Stern Columbus would love an NB...

    Columbus mayor Michael Coleman has sent an overture letter to NBA commissioner David Stern that Ohio's capital city would love to have an expansion or relocated team play in its downtown arena along with the NHL's Blue Jackets.

    Story | Conversation | May 10, 2012
  13. Sarah Spain: NBA should steal page from NHL

    Sarah Spain

    In this week's installment of "That's What She Said," Sarah Spain urges the NBA to adopt the All-Star Game fantasy draft.

    Story | Conversation | February 02, 2012
  14. NBA lockout -- Negotiating hard cap

    Andrew Brandt

    Andrew Brandt breaks down the issue of the hard cap in NBA negotiations.

    Story | Conversation | September 16, 2011
  15. Washington Wizards owner Ted Leonsis expects NBA to adopt hard sa...

    Washington Wizards majority owner Ted Leonsis told local business leaders Wednesday that he expects the NBA soon will have a hard salary cap similar to the NHL's model.

    Story | Conversation | September 29, 2010
  16. Weekend Dime: Lockout FAQ

    Marc Stein

    David Stern answers some lockout questions with ESPN.com's Marc Stein.

    SpecialFeature | Conversation | March 20, 2009