David Stern

NBA Labor Negotiations Continue As Deadline Looms

Stern Pushing For 2 NBA Rule Changes

NBA commissioner David Stern reportedly wants two rule changes — adoption of the international goaltending rule and more brisk penalizing of floppers.


David Stern

NBA Chief Favors Age Restriction For Olympics

David Stern said that he would be in favor of an age restriction for NBA players who wish to participate in the Olympics, similar to soccer.


Elf questions NBA's Adam Silver and NBA Commissioner David Stern at press conference in Phoenix Arizona (Photo by Roy White, CBSDFW.COM)

Elf Takes On NBA Commissioner David Stern

The gang took a road trip Tuesday night to check out the local NBA team, the Phoenix Suns, take on the San Antonio Spurs…and NBA Commissioner David Stern showed up.


NBA Labor Negotiations Continue As Deadline Looms

Report Says David Stern Is Done After 2 More Seasons

NBA commissioner David Stern has almost been as much a constant in the NBA as the basketball itself. To think of the league without him is strange.


NBA Deputy Commissioner Adam Silver answers questions at a press conference prior to All-Star Saturday Night during 2012 NBA All-Star Weekend at Amway Center on February 25, 2012 in Orlando, Florida. (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Stern Anoints Silver As Next NBA Commissioner

David Stern proclaimed what has long been assumed — he will recommend deputy commissioner Adam Silver to succeed him as when he retires.


Mark Cuban, the owner of the Dallas Mavericks, calls a play during a game against the Philadelphia 76ers. (credit: Glenn James/NBAE via Getty Images)

Report: Cuban Bashes NBA Commish For Chris Paul Trade

Cuban wants the world to know that the league-owned Hornets, with NBA commissioner David Stern calling the shots as de-facto owner, screwed up in making that trade.


David Stern

NBA Commissioner Stern Hears Boos In Dallas

NBA Commissioner David Stern opened his lockout-delayed season by hearing boos from Dallas Mavericks fans on Christmas Day.


Mark Cuban

Cuban: Stern Owning Team ‘Threw Us Under The Bus’

“It’s more about the fact that the NBA kind of gave up on the CBA before giving it a chance, and to me, that made them hypocritical, very hypocritical, and that didn’t sit well with me.” said Cuban.


David Stern

NBA Commissioner Stern Is No Fool

Three days later, NBA executives are still acting like children over the Chris Paul non trade.


Owner Mark Cuban of the Dallas Mavericks   (Photo by Cameron Browne/NBAE via Getty Images)

Criticism Of NBA Squashing Paul Trade Pouring In

Mavs owner Mark Cuban said the league went through the lockout to prevent this very type of deal in which small-market teams lose their superstars.


Dirk Nowitzki of the Dallas Mavericks celebrates a point against the Miami Heat in Game 6 of  the NBA Finals on June 12, 2011 at the AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami, Florida.  Jason Terry scored 27 points and Nowitzki finished with 21 points and 11 rebounds as the Mavericks won 105-95 to take the best-of-seven championship series four-games-to-two to claim their first NBA championship in franchise history. AFP Photo / Don Emmert

Tentative Deal Reached In NBA Lockout

NBA owners and players have reached a tentative agreement to end the lockout.


NBA Labor Negotiations Continue As Deadline Looms

Players Reject NBA’s Offer & Begin To Disband Union

Union executive director Billy Hunter says the players’ association is prepared to file antitrust action against the NBA. He says this is the best situation for “players can get their due process.”