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The Basketball Africa League will be the first time the NBA collaborates to operate a league outside of North America.
"There is absolutely no reason why a woman will not ascend to be a head coach in this league," Adam Silver said.
The seven-time world champion believes that Kevin Durant deserves zero criticism for heading west.
Based on the NBA's crass commercialization in recent years, and the fact that you have now slapped ads on every aspect of an NBA game, it's clear that the greed of your league's owners knows no bounds.
The commissioner says playing the game there would be "problematic" for the league.
The former college hoops star reflects on life after a diagnosis of Marfan syndrome forced him out of the game he loves most.
Think about the thought going back to the freedom that is the high school to NBA phenomenon, only this time you should look to expand the D-League, which could provide a happy medium for many sides to this situation.
I don't know if the Warriors will repeat this year, but they certainly had a good swag on to start the 2015-2016 season. All I know is we won last year and no one can ever take that away from us. Go Dubs!
Here we are, in 2015, and Isiah Thomas is running a WNBA franchise. It seems fair to wonder, as a national issue, are we essentially saying racism is intolerable, but sexism, not so much?
The evidence is clear: the sport of basketball is quickly becoming more global and will soon decrease the seemingly large distance between itself and football (American dubbed "soccer") on the world's popularity scale.