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Boomer & Carton with NBA Commissioner Adam Silver (Credit: Al Dukes/WFAN)

Adam Silver On WFAN: Knicks Fans Need To ‘Give Phil A Chance’

“For Knicks fans here, what you want is somebody who has a plan, who has a theory on how to build a team over time.”

04/20/2015

Knicks owner James Dolan (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Kallas: When It Comes To The NBA In NYC, Down Is Up And Up Is Down

One would hope that the owner of a professional sports franchise would take the high road, or at least say nothing at all.

02/19/2015

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Silver Says He’ll Discuss Earlier Start Or Later End To NBA Season

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said Saturday that he is determined to make a schedule that keeps NBA players fresher, and he is willing to discuss starting the season earlier or ending later.

02/14/2015

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Adam Silver ‘Focused On Action’ In 2nd Year As NBA Commissioner

When he returns to the All-Star stage on Saturday, he isn’t planning to announce a new platform. But he also knows that the time for talk is ending.

02/12/2015

Knicks owner James Dolan (Photo by David Dow/NBAE via Getty Images), NBA Commissioner Adam Silver (Photo by Steven Freeman/NBAE via Getty Images)

NBA Won’t Punish ‘Consummate New Yorker’ Dolan For Nastygram To Fan

Knicks owner James Dolan is getting a pass for sending an email to a fan in which he speculates that the man may be an alcoholic.

02/10/2015

A close-up shot of the official Spalding NBA All Star Ball on January 22, 2015 at STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

NBA All-Star Weekend Brings Basketball’s Best To Big Apple

Breaking from what had become standard procedure of taking the mid-winter showcase to a warm-weather city, the NBA decided to stay home in 2015 and show off two of its flashiest arenas.

02/09/2015

Rob Manfred (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Jared Max: NBA, MLB Commissioners Looking To Shake Up Their Sports

Determined to remain relevant with current American culture, our two newest governors of sport rocked our world this week.

02/08/2015

Could legalized sports betting be on its way to New Jersey? (BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images)

Ruling Expected Friday On Legalized Sports Betting In New Jersey

New Jersey could drop its ban on betting on sports entirely, but it cannot legally set conditions as it ends the prohibition, a lawyer for the NCAA and four major sports leagues told a federal judge Thursday.

11/20/2014

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver (Photo by Steven Freeman/NBAE via Getty Images)

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver Calls For Legalized Sports Betting

In an op-ed article for the New York Times published online Thursday, Silver said fans should have a safe and legal way to gamble on professional games.

11/14/2014

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Silverman: Silver’s Gambling Stance Is Another Way For Pro Sports To Get Your Money

In this dangerous world, sports fans are responsible for their own sobriety, no matter how many temptations are put in front of them. And there are more temptations every single day.

11/14/2014

Phil Jackson (Photo by David Dow/NBAE via Getty Images)

Phil Jackson Not Amused By Commissioner’s Comments On Triangle

Despite his team’s struggles, the only thing the Knicks’ team president seems bothered by is people focusing too much on the team’s triangle offense — including Commissioner Adam Silver.

11/11/2014

Adam Silver (Photo by Chris Covatta/Getty Images)

Silver, Mutombo, 22 Others To Run NBA Relay At NYC Marathon

Each celebrity will be joined on his or her one-mile leg with a local student who takes part in marathon organizer New York Road Runners’ youth programs.

10/28/2014

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Jared Max: 44-Minute Games? Don’t Stop There, NBA Commish

How about 10-minute quarters — can we compromise there? Forty minutes of basketball would replicate the college game, where NBA players were groomed.

10/21/2014

Paul George is tended to on the court after fracturing his leg defending a play during a USA Basketball showcase at the Thomas & Mack Center on August 1, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Will Horror Of Paul George Injury Scare NBA From World Stage?

This one freak play on Friday could very well kill international basketball as we know it. I hope I’m wrong.

08/04/2014

Martin St. Louis (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Top 5 Feel-Good Sports Stories Of The Last Year

Despite the greed and ego that is often associated with sports, we know there are plenty of moments that demonstrate great courage and pride.

07/16/2014

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