(WSCR) NBA commissioner David Stern will retire on Feb. 1, 2014, the league said Thursday.
Adam Silver will replace Stern after he was unanimously approved Thursday by the NBA Board of Governors.READ MORE: South Shore Woman Sees Police Activity After Shooting Leaves Man Dead, Only To Find Out It Was Her Own Beloved Brother
“I could be not be happier sitting here to know I’ll be succeeded by Adam,” Stern said.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Patchy Frost Well Inland
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