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NBA Commissioner Adam Silver speaks at a press conference during the NBA Summer League on July 15, 2014 at the Wynn Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Source: Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

NBA To Test 44-Minute Game, 4 Shorter Than Usual

The NBA is going to evaluate if a shorter game could be a better one.

10/15/2014

John Skipper, ESPN President and Disney Media Networks Co-Chairman, David Levy, Turner Broadcasting Systems President, Ted Leonsis, owner of the Washington Wizards and Adam Silver, NBA Commissioner announce that the NBA expanded its partnerships with Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. and The Walt Disney Company through new, nine-year agreements under which ABC, TNT, and ESPN will televise NBA games beginning with the 2016-17 season through the 2024-25 season on October 06, 2014 in New York City, New York. (Source: David Dow/NBAE via Getty Images)

NBA Extends TV Deals With ESPN And TNT

The NBA and its television partners couldn’t wait to extend their contracts.

10/06/2014

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver speaks at a press conference during the NBA Summer League on July 15, 2014 at the Wynn Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Source: Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

Silver: NBA Will Review Domestic Violence Policies

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said Monday his league will “take a fresh look” at its domestic violence procedures in the wake of the NFL’s rash of incidents.

09/22/2014

Owner Bruce Levenson (left) of the Atlanta Hawks and his son cheer during a game against the Boston Celtics at Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia. (Source: Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Hawks’ Owner To Sell Team Due To Inappropriate Email

Atlanta Hawks co-owner Bruce Levenson said Sunday he is selling his controlling interest in the team, in part due to an inflammatory email he said he wrote in an attempt “to bridge Atlanta’s racial sports divide.”

09/08/2014

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NBPA Elects First Female Union Head

Michele Roberts has watched basketball for as long as she can remember. It was an easy choice growing up in a home with one TV and two older brothers.

07/30/2014

Shelly Sterling reacts outside the courthouse in Los Angeles on July 28, 2014 after a ruling was made in the case between her and her husband Donald over the sale of  the NBA's Los Angeles Clippers. (Source: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Sterling Loses, Judge OKs $2B Sale Of Clippers

Embattled Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling lost his attempt to block the $2 billion sale of the team to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer.

07/29/2014

Los Angeles Clippers owner, Donald Sterling and Rochelle Sterling, attend a game against the Indiana Pacers at Staples Center on April 1, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Source: Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Shelly Sterling Announces Sale Of Clippers To Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer

It appears that the NBA is moving closer and closer to removing the Sterling family from its exclusive club. Shelly Sterling, who is now the lone trustee of the Sterling Family Trust that owns the Los Angeles Clippers, announced late Thursday night that she had signed an agreement to sell the franchise to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer for $2 billion.

05/30/2014

SAN ANTONIO, TX - MAY 19: (2nd L) Team owner Donald Sterling of the Los Angeles Clippers and V. Stiviano watch the San Antonio Spurs play against the Memphis Grizzlies during Game One of the Western Conference Finals of the 2013 NBA Playoffs at AT&T Center on May 19, 2013 in San Antonio, Texas.

Donald Sterling Allows Wife Shelly To Negotiate Sale Of Los Angeles Clippers

Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling has agreed to allow his estranged wife, Shelly, to move forward with a forced sale of the team.

05/23/2014

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LeBron James Talks Boycott Rumors Before Game 5 Win

Miami Heat superstar LeBron James shut down the notion of a boycott before he hit the court for a winning Game 5 against the Nets.

05/14/2014

Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling attends the NBA playoff game between the Clippers and the Golden State Warriors on April 21, 2014 at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. The NBA banned Sterling for life for 'deeply offensive and harmful' racist comments that sparked a national firestorm. NBA Commissioner Adam Silver hit Sterling with every penalty at his disposal, fining him a maximum $2.5 million dollars and calling on other owners to force him to sell his team. AFP PHOTO / ROBYN BECK (Photo credit should read ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Roger Mason: LeBron Would Lead Boycott If Sterling Not Removed From NBA

An interview that was supposed to be an attempt at rehabilitation instead had Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling facing fresh rebukes as he went from apologizing for recent racist remarks to slamming Magic Johnson, repeatedly bringing up the ex-NBA star’s HIV status and calling him an unfit role model for children.

CBS Miami–05/13/2014

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