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The Grant Rant: The NBA's Last Two Minute Report

By: Dan Grant

The Grant Rant in a nutshell. Find all of Grant’s previous rants here.

In the midst of their Conference Finals, a setting where all low blows are seemingly… 1,821 more words

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Adam Silver explains why he left Steph Curry hanging at the MVP trophy ceremony

Adam Silver knew something went terribly wrong at his MVP trophy presentation when he received a text from Bruce Bowen.

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The NBA commissioner had just returned to his seat to watch the game when Bowen pinged him. 195 more words

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Adam Silver Was Really Conflicted About Not Suspending Draymond Green

On Monday evening, the NBA announced its decision to upgrade Draymond Green’s kick to the groin of Steven Adams in Game 3 of the Western Conference Finals from a Flagrant 1 to a Flagrant 2, thereby… 322 more words

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Philadelphia 76ers Become First Major American Sports Franchise to Feature Advertisement on Uniform

Written by: Brett J. Pietrzak – Vice President (@GrandstandBJP)

On April 15th, the commissioner of the NBA, Adam Silver, announced that NBA owners approved a three-year trial period for teams to sell ad space on their jerseys. 196 more words

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Sullivan | Calipari seeks results AND recruits

First things first: John Calipari has finally learned to put first things first.

Having previously identified the NBA draft as his top priority, the University of Kentucky’s head basketball coach Monday enunciated a renewed emphasis on the reason he was hired: to win championships. 711 more words

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76ers First To Sell Ad Space On Jerseys

By Dan Gelston, AP Sports Writer

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia 76ers have become the first team in the NBA to put a sponsorship logo on player uniforms, striking a deal with StubHub for a spot on one of the hottest pieces of real estate available in sports. 570 more words

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Eventually, Steph Curry And NBA Commish Adam Silver Figured Out That MVP Handshake

Steph Curry is now back from injury, and he reclaimed his place on top of the NBA world without skipping a beat. Almost.

The two-time MVP and first ever unanimous MVP showed us his human side when NBA Commissioner Adam Silver left Steph hanging and… 189 more words

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