Adam Silver

Commissioner of the NBA, Adam Silver speaks with press at the Beyond Sport United 2015 event on July 22, 2015 in Newark City.  (Source: Monica Schipper/Getty Images for Beyond Sport)

NBA Leaning Toward No Playoff Guarantee For Division Winners

A division title might soon mean a banner but no assurance of a playoff spot in the NBA.

07/23/2015

Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred talks with members of the media prior to a game between the Cleveland Indians and Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium on May 7, 2015 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Source: Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Manfred: MLB May Need To Consider Moving Back Trade Deadline

Commissioner Rob Manfred thinks baseball may need to consider moving the trade deadline back to give teams in the hunt for a wild card more time.

07/23/2015

The Commissioner of the NBA Adam Silver addresses the media during a press conference prior to Game One of the 2015 NBA Finals on June 4, 2015 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. (Source: Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Silver: Playoff Changes Likely In NBA, Moratorium Mulled

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver says the league is leaning toward eliminating division records in the playoff-seeding formula, and that the change is expected to become finalized before the beginning of next season.

07/15/2015

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver speaks to the media as Charlotte Hornets announce the 2017 All-Star game at the Time Warner Cable Arena on June 23, 2015 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Source: Joe Murphy/NBAE via Getty Images)

NBA Salary Cap Climbs To Record $70 Million

The NBA salary cap was set Wednesday for next season at $70 million, a higher-than-expected number that paves the way for free agent contracts to be signed.

07/09/2015

The office NBA Game Ball before a game between the Houston Rockets and Dallas Mavericks on February 20, 2015 at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas.  (Source: Glenn James/NBAE via Getty Images)

Study: NBA Diversity Again Leads Pro Sports Leagues

The NBA again sets the standard for diversity among major professional sports leagues.

07/01/2015

Karl-Anthony Towns speaks to the media after being drafted first overall by the Minnesota Timberwolves in the First Round of the 2015 NBA Draft at the Barclays Center on June 25, 2015 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Timberwolves Select Towns With No. 1 Pick In NBA Draft

The Minnesota Timberwolves selected Kentucky’s Karl-Anthony Towns with the first pick in the NBA draft on Thursday night, the first of three straight freshmen chosen.

06/25/2015

Karl-Anthony Towns, Jahlil Okafor and D'Angelo Russell interact with a group of children during an NBA Fit Event in New York, New York.  (Source: Michael Lebrecht/NBAE via Getty Images)

Towns, Okafor And Good Lesser-Known Players Top NBA Draft

The long wait for the 2015 NBA Draft is almost over.

06/25/2015

The  "Swoosh" logo is seen on a Nike factory store in Orlando, Florida. The NBA says Nike will become the league's official uniform provider beginning with the 2017-18 season.(Source: Getty Images)

Nike To Become NBA’s Uniform Provider In 2017-18

The NBA says Nike will become the league’s official uniform provider beginning with the 2017-18 season.

06/11/2015

In this handout photo provided by Disney Parks, in a special moment for Magic Kingdom guests, the U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels, streaked across the skies above, Cinderella Castle March 19, 2015 at Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Florida.   (Sourcce: Mariah Wild/Disney Parks via Getty Images)

NBA Plans “The NBA Experience At Walt Disney World Resort”

The NBA is going to Disney World.

06/03/2015

NBA Commisioner Adam Silver gestures during a press conference ahead of the 2015 NBA global game between Milwaukee Bucks and New York Knicks at the O2 Arena in London on January 15, 2015.     (Source: GLYN KIRK/AFP/Getty Images)

NBPA Attorney: Union Anticipates Clash On Age Limit

Changes may be coming to the NBA’s age limit for eligible players, but it won’t come easy.

03/05/2015

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