Adam Silver

Spurs assistant Becky Hammon. (Getty Images)

Adam Silver: ‘No Doubt’ NBA Could See A Female Head Coach

“You need pioneers,” Silver says of Becky Hammon.

CBS Chicago–07/22/2015

NBA commissioner Adam Silver. (Getty Images)

NBA Leaning Toward No Playoff Guarantee For Division Winners

In this proposal, teams would be seeded one through eight in their respective conference based on records only.

CBS Chicago–07/22/2015

Knicks owner Jim Dolan. (Getty Images)

Report: Knicks Owner Jim Dolan Won’t Be Punished For Angry Email To Fan

Dolan wondered if a fan was an alcoholic and told him to root for the Nets.

CBS Chicago–02/09/2015

NBA commissioner Adam Silver. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: Adam Silver Setting Himself Apart From Other Commissioners

Really good guys make bad commissioners. You need to find the right edge, which Silver has.

CBS Chicago–11/21/2014

NBA commissioner Adam Silver. (Getty Images)

NBA Extends Television Rights With ESPN, TNT In Monster New Deal

A new nine-year deal will increase league TV revenues to $2.6 billion annually.

CBS Chicago–10/06/2014

MLB commissioner Rob Manfred. (Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Lyons: Commissioner-Elect Manfred Has Long To-Do List

Most notably, baseball needs to connect with the younger generation.

CBS Chicago–08/18/2014

76ers guard Michael Carter-Williams. (Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

Report: 76ers Upset At Potential Lottery Overhaul

Losing on purpose may not pay off as much moving forward.

CBS Chicago–07/30/2014

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell. (Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Baffoe: The Power And Responsibility Of Roger Goodell

Goodell is only responsible to the dollar, not the human being.

CBS Chicago–07/29/2014

Donald Sterling. (Getty Images)

Silver: NBA’s Fight With Sterling Almost Over

“Donald is suing himself and he knows that,” NBA commissioner Adam Silver said.

CBS Chicago–06/09/2014

Donald Sterling, left, with Shelly Sterling. (Getty Images)

Attorney: Shelly Sterling Wants To Keep Clippers

Shelly Sterling, wife of Clippers owner Donald Sterling, is fighting to keep a 50 percent stake in the team.

CBS Chicago–05/08/2014

Clippers fans express their views on owner Donald Sterling. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: Sterling Is Over And Much Else Is Not

We were all enablers of a racist man through inaction.

CBS Chicago–04/30/2014

Tom Thibodeau. (Ron Hoskins/NBAE via Getty Images)

Thibodeau On Adam Silver: He Was ‘Very Strong’

Tom Thibodeau called Donald Sterling’s banishment a statement that needed to be made.


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View: Clippers Website Displays ‘We Are One’ Slogan Following Sterling Ban

Punishment was handed down Tuesday afternoon in an ugly incident.

CBS Chicago–04/29/2014

Donald Sterling. (Getty Images)

Donald Sterling Banned For Life From NBA, Fined $2.5M

The NBA also plans to force Donald Sterling to sell the Clippers.

CBS Chicago–04/29/2014

Clippers owner Donald Sterling, second from left. (Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Ham: Is Don Sterling A Canary In The NBA Gold Mine?

Saying Sterling deserves due process may come back to cost Adam Silver.

CBS Chicago–04/29/2014

NBA commissioner Adam Silver. (Getty Images)

NBA: Announcement On Sterling Investigation Set For Tuesday

Clippers owner Donald Sterling purportedly made disgusting racial comments.

CBS Chicago–04/28/2014

NBA commissioner Adam Silver. (credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Keidel: Rumored New NBA Minimum Age Would Be A Good Thing

Word on the street is that the big cheeses at the NCAA and NBA have agreed on a new age requirement for playing pro ball. NBA commissioner Adam Silver, who really doesn’t need the NCAA’s approval, is increasingly vocal on the matter.


Andrew Wiggins. (Getty Images)

Could NBA’s Age Limit Increase To 20?

New commissioner Adam Silver reportedly is focused on revamping the minimum age limit for entering the draft.

CBS Chicago–02/07/2014

David Stern

NBA Commissioner David Stern To Retire In 2014

NBA commissioner David Stern will retire on Feb. 1, 2014, the league said Thursday.

670 The Score–10/25/2012

National Basketball Player's Association President Derek Fisher addresses the media about the Labor Relation Meetings. (Photo by Steven Freeman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Players Reject NBA’s Offer, Begin To Disband Union

The NBA players have rejected the league’s latest offer and are beginning the process to disband the union.

670 The Score–11/14/2011