David Stern

NBA Bans Donald Sterling for Life

In taking swift and decisive action against racist Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling, NBA commissioner Adam Silver on Tuesday effectively dismantled a nuclear-grade suitcase bomb.

NBA Commish Stern to Step Down in 2014

The National Basketball Association today announced that commissioner David Stern will retire on Feb. 1, 2014, drawing to a close his 30-year tenure. Stern will be replaced by NBA deputy commissioner Adam Silver.

NBA Cancels First Two Weeks of 2011-12 Season

True to his word, NBA commissioner David Stern on Monday night canceled the first two weeks of the 2011-12 season as the standoff between franchise owners and the players association entered its 103rd day. And it’s the networks that will be left holding the bag.