Adam Silver

NBA Western Conference Dominance

A prolonged NBA Western Conference Dominance has forwarded the movement for a different playoff format.

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Nevada Wants a Piece of Olympics Betting Action

The casinos and hotels in Nevada that have sports books, are looking to capture some extra money and want an events that they don’t have: The Winter and Summer Olympics. There is money to be made every two years on

Adam Silver

Adam Silver Considering Playoff Changes

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said he's open to changing the playoffs by eliminating the seeding and going with the league's 16 best teams.

Adam Silver

NBA Jersey Ads Are Inevitable

For some reason, American sports fans think a sports uniform is a special piece of clothing that should just feature a team name or logo. The Pinstripes, in the case of the New York Yankees, Les “Bleu, Blanc et

Harvey Levin

Harvey Levin: Sports Most Influential in 2014

How Harvey Levin Changed An Industry In many ways, the past 50 weeks and a few days in sports has been shaped by one man. Harvey Levin. It isn’t often that one man can impact two sports but in

NBA

NBA Wants to Change Some Work Rules

The NBA has labor peace until 2017 but that doesn’t mean they are satisfied with the current economic conditions of the league despite an enormous increase from television partners in fees starting in 2016. The league will be swimming

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NFL, Gambling and People’s Votes

In sports, the will of the people is often ignored. Politicians told local voters in places like Seattle, Pittsburgh, Milwaukee and Charlotte even though they said no to funding a baseball stadium or an arena, no didn’t mean no.

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Senate to Discuss Sports Domestic Abuse Problems

The lame duck Senate session will include a visit from the four commissioners of the major American sports. Lawmakers apparently want to be filled in on what a private industry—sports—is doing to make sure their players are not beating

Adam Silver

NBA Commissioner Wants to Legalize Sports Gambling

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver declares that it’s time the United States brings sports gambling from an underground arena to one in the sunlight by legalizing it. In an op-ed article for The New York Times, Silver discusses his belief

Adam Silver

Four Domestic Assaults in the NBA Since April

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver now has four domestic assault arrests on his watch. One player, Greg Oden, is out of the league and does not represent that much of an issue for Silver but Charlotte’s Jeffrey Turner, Memphis’s James Johnson and