David Stern

David Stern, a member of the 2014 class of inductees into the Basketball Hall of Fame, listens to a question during a news conference in Springfield, Mass.
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Associated Press
January 21, 2020 - 1:40 pm
David Stern was remembered on Tuesday at a memorial service in New York City. Click to read.
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Mike & The Mad Dog
January 09, 2020 - 9:28 am
As the 2006 NBA season was tipping off, then-Commissioner David Stern appeared as a guest on "Mike and the Mad Dog." In the interview, Stern, who died last week after suffering a brain hemorrhage, discussed the league's push to improve player behavior both on and off the court, the game's young...
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NBA Commissioner David Stern addresses the media before Game Two of the 2013 NBA Finals in Miami, Florida.
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Jason Keidel
January 02, 2020 - 10:32 am
It seems so silly now. In 1983, NBA players wore diaper-tight shorts, barely covering the buttocks.
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Then-NBA Commissioner David Stern speaks at a news conference on Oct. 10, 2013, in Manila, Philippines.
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Associated Press
January 01, 2020 - 4:46 pm
David Stern, who spent 30 years as the NBA's longest-serving commissioner and oversaw its growth into a global power, has died on New Year’s Day. He was 77.
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Former NBA Commissioner David Stern speaks onstage at the 2nd Annual NYVC Sports Venture Series: The Future of Sports Digital Media panel on Oct. 1, 2015, in New York City.
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Associated Press
December 17, 2019 - 12:57 pm
Former NBA Commissioner David Stern remains in serious condition following emergency brain surgery last week. The league said Tuesday that Stern is surrounded by his loved ones and receiving great care. The NBA says both the league and Stern's family appreciate the outpouring of support.
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December 13, 2019 - 10:14 am
Former NBA Commissioner David Stern underwent emergency surgery Thursday night after suffering a “sudden brain hemorrhage,” the league said in a statement. Stern was dining at Brasserie 8 ½ in Manhattan when he collapsed and needed to be rushed to the hospital, according to ESPN’s Adrian...
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