Adam Silver

FILE - In this Feb. 16, 2019, file photo, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver speaks during the NBA All-Star festivities in Charlotte, N.C. Silver spoke to the media on Friday, April 12, 2019, in New York after a meeting of the NBA's Board of Governors. He menti
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Dave Uram
July 01, 2020 - 9:46 am
With COVID-19 cases spiking in some parts of the United States, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver says if the number of cases becomes overwhelming for the league, they'll revisit plans for the season to mitigate risk. Other potential game changers: Black Livers Matter protests and empty arenas. Read...
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Philadelphia 76ers forward Tobias Harris (12) drives to the basket against the Golden State Warriors in the second quarter at the Chase Center.
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Dave Uram
June 29, 2020 - 8:56 am
Some consider the 76ers to be a “sleeper” team in the NBA, if the league restarts game play in a month. Commissioner Adam Silver says he has some concerns about the number of cases in Florida, where NBA's campus will be located. Read more here.
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A sign at the entrance to ESPN's Wide World of Sports at Walt Disney World is seen Wednesday, June 3, 2020, in Kissimmee, Fla.
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Dave Uram
June 17, 2020 - 11:18 am
If the NBA is able to restart its season in late July with 22 teams, including the 76ers, as it's hoping to do, the health and safety protocols for the Disney World campus will be extensive. Read more here.
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Philadelphia 76ers head coach Brett Brown in a game against the Brooklyn Nets.
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Dave Uram
May 15, 2020 - 3:20 pm
Speaking with the media for the first time since the night the NBA shut down, Philadelphia 76ers head coach Brett Brown sounded energized to get going, preparing himself and his team like the NBA will be resuming its season. Read more here.
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NBA Commissioner Adam Silver
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Dave Uram
April 07, 2020 - 12:53 pm
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver says he doesn't expect to make a decision on what to do about this season until at least May. Read more here.
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Chinese fans react during a preseason NBA basketball game between the Brooklyn Nets and Los Angeles Lakers at the Mercedes Benz Arena in Shanghai, China, Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019.
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AP News
October 11, 2019 - 9:01 am
Chinese fans react during a preseason NBA basketball game between the Brooklyn Nets and Los Angeles Lakers at the Mercedes Benz Arena in Shanghai, China, Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019. (AP Photo)
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NBA Commissioner Adam Silver
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AP News
October 07, 2019 - 3:22 pm
The relationship between China and the NBA — a multibillion-dollar marriage that involves media rights, streaming, merchandise sales and much more — is strained right now in ways unlike any other since the league first began planting roots there in earnest three decades ago. Read more here.
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NBA Commissioner Adam Silver speaks at a news conference before Game 1 of basketball's NBA Finals between the Golden State Warriors and the Cleveland Cavaliers in Oakland, Calif.
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May 31, 2018 - 9:54 pm
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Adam Silver has encouraged the Philadelphia 76ers to both quickly and thoroughly resolve the investigation into whether team president Bryan Colangelo used Twitter inappropriately, a story that the NBA commissioner acknowledged was not one he wants to be thinking about during...
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