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Debating the "Top 16" Playoffs Format for the NBA

            Even though only having been the NBA commissioner for a little more than a year, Adam Silver has demonstrated his intent on improving the game of basketball. 946 more words


Danny Ainge Opposed To Legalized Sports Betting

BOSTON (CBS) – NBA commissioner Adam Silver is a proponent of legalized sports betting. Celtics president Danny Ainge is not.

In a November 2014 edition of the New York Times, Silver… 317 more words

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Would A New NBA Play-Offs Structure Work?

A few weeks ago, I was very intrigued by a notification I got on my phone about Adam Silver wanting to change the structure of the NBA Play-offs to include the top 16 teams overall, not top 8 in each division. 1,053 more words

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Mark Cuban supports extending NBA season into July

The NBA almost certainly won’t appease LeBron James, Dirk Nowitzki and Erik Spoelstra by reducing the number of games in a season. There’s just too much revenue at stake. 660 more words

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The Post-Meniscus East

Meanwhile Adam Silver has said he’d consider flexing the playoff structure sometime in the future. Question Commish, any way you can pull it off in the next 2 months?  227 more words


Revolutionizing the NBA's Playoff system

Looking at the playoff push for this season, we still ask ourselves the questions that we has fans persistently ask ourselves: Why is the Eastern conference so weak? 470 more words


Toronto Raptors would benefit from league reducing four-games-in-five-nights stretches

NEW ORLEANS — As the Toronto Raptors’ morning shoot-around at the Smoothie King Centre wound down, a handful of the team’s players looked like they were mimicking each other. 532 more words