Adam Silver

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Adam Silver said ( about Association ) : “George Floyd’s murder was a flash point for how we look at race and justice in our country, and we are pleased that justice appears to have been served. But we also recognize that there is much work to be done and the National Basketball Association and the National Basketball Players Association, together with our newly-formed Social Justice Coalition, will redouble our efforts to advocate for meaningful change in the areas of criminal justice and policing” External link

usaToday Wednesday, April 21, 2021 1:41:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "Right now we operate under this so-called work quarantine protocol, where players are largely only going between their homes and the arenas," External link

foxnews Wednesday, March 31, 2021 9:57:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "My sense is there will be some sort of return to normalcy," External link

newsweek-USA Tuesday, March 30, 2021 9:12:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “He was a leading activist during the height of the civil rights movement in the 1950s and 1960s and an influential voice among his fellow players,” External link

ara-reuters Tuesday, March 23, 2021 4:10:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "Right now we operate under this so-called work quarantine protocol, where players are largely only going between their homes and the arenas," "Once they get vaccinated, they'll be able to do more in their communities. That's something we've already begun talking to the players association about. So, there will be some real advantages and benefits to getting vaccinated for the players" External link

hammondstar Friday, March 19, 2021 11:06:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Right now we operate under this so-called work quarantine protocol, where players are largely only going between their homes and the arenas,” “Once they get vaccinated, they’ll be able to do more in their communities. That’s something we’ve already begun talking to the players association about. So, there will be some real advantages and benefits to getting vaccinated for the players” External link

missoulian Friday, March 19, 2021 1:59:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Right now we operate under this so-called work quarantine protocol, where players are largely only going between their homes and the arenas,” “Once they get vaccinated, they’ll be able to do more in their communities. That’s something we’ve already begun talking to the players association about. So, there will be some real advantages and benefits to getting vaccinated for the players” External link

eagletribune Thursday, March 18, 2021 7:01:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Right now we operate under this so-called work quarantine protocol, where players are largely only going between their homes and the arenas,” “Once they get vaccinated, they’ll be able to do more in their communities. That’s something we’ve already begun talking to the players association about. So, there will be some real advantages and benefits to getting vaccinated for the players” External link

click2houston Thursday, March 18, 2021 6:42:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "Meyers Leonard's comment was inexcusable and hurtful and such an offensive term has no place in the NBA or in our society," External link

upi Thursday, March 18, 2021 4:13:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Meyers Leonard’s comment was inexcusable and hurtful and such an offensive term has no place in the NBA or in our society,” External link

click2houston Wednesday, March 17, 2021 10:56:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Meyers Leonard’s comment was inexcusable and hurtful and such an offensive term has no place in the NBA or in our society,” External link

huffingtonpost-us-en Tuesday, March 16, 2021 6:49:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We have further communicated to Meyers that derogatory comments like this will not be tolerated and that he will be expected to uphold the core values of our league — equality, tolerance, inclusion and respect — at all times moving forward,” External link

huffingtonpost-us-en Tuesday, March 16, 2021 6:49:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "I think ultimately these are personal decisions that players need to make, just like everyone in our communities need to make," External link

arkansasonline Monday, March 15, 2021 11:16:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I think ultimately these are personal decisions that players need to make, just like everyone in our communities need to make,” External link

Stuff Monday, March 15, 2021 4:32:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Many of our players have had to sit out not because they tested positive but because they were required to quarantine because of a close contact,” External link

Stuff Monday, March 15, 2021 4:32:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I think ultimately these are personal decisions that players need to make, just like everyone in our communities need to make,” External link

kiro7 Monday, March 15, 2021 12:33:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Many of our players have had to sit out not because they tested positive but because they were required to quarantine because of a close contact,” External link

kiro7 Monday, March 15, 2021 12:33:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I think ultimately these are personal decisions that players need to make, just like everyone in our communities need to make,” External link

ABCnews Sunday, March 14, 2021 11:27:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Many of our players have had to sit out not because they tested positive but because they were required to quarantine because of a close contact,” External link

ABCnews Sunday, March 14, 2021 11:27:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It was part of the reason why we’re here in Atlanta,” “This was an opportunity to focus on the HBCUs” External link

thegrio Saturday, March 13, 2021 11:10:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said ( about Glen Taylor ) : "He did have some discussions with groups about potentially buying the franchise, and I think Glen has waffled over the years," "I think he both loves owning the Timberwolves and being part of the league, and at the same time, he's sort of looking out to the future and trying to be responsible for his family and community in terms of next-generation ownership" External link

cnbc Saturday, March 13, 2021 1:16:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I think it’s generally good for the community to have optionality” External link

WashingtonPost Friday, March 12, 2021 8:10:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "Yesterday, he spoke to representatives of the Anti-Defamation League to better understand the impact of his words and we accept that he is genuinely remorseful. We have further communicated to Meyers that derogatory comments like this will not be tolerated and that he will be expected to uphold the core values of our league equality, tolerance, inclusion and respect at all times moving forward," External link

CBSnews Friday, March 12, 2021 6:43:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "Meyers Leonard's comment was inexcusable and hurtful and such an offensive term has no place in the NBA or in our society," External link

wptv Friday, March 12, 2021 1:56:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver told : “I think ultimately these are personal decisions that players need to make, just like everyone in our communities need to make,” External link

tribuneonline Thursday, March 11, 2021 11:12:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Meyers Leonard’s comment was inexcusable and hurtful and such an offensive term has no place in the NBA or in our society,” External link

ABCnews Thursday, March 11, 2021 8:57:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We have further communicated to Meyers that derogatory comments like this will not be tolerated and that he will be expected to uphold the core values of our league — equality, tolerance, inclusion and respect — at all times moving forward,” External link

ABCnews Thursday, March 11, 2021 8:57:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Meyers Leonard’s comment was inexcusable and hurtful and such an offensive term has no place in the NBA or in our society,” External link

click2houston Thursday, March 11, 2021 8:53:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We have further communicated to Meyers that derogatory comments like this will not be tolerated and that he will be expected to uphold the core values of our league — equality, tolerance, inclusion and respect — at all times moving forward,” External link

click2houston Thursday, March 11, 2021 8:53:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I think it’s generally good for the community to have optionality” External link

WashingtonPost Thursday, March 11, 2021 8:13:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said ( about Lebron James ) : "It would be incredibly hypocritical of me to say to LeBron that you should speak out on issues that are important to you, but not ones when you're critical of the league," "We're all part of a community. I respect him and his point of view. Also, at the same time, I appreciate his professionalism. If you had a chance to see him, as captain and general manager of his team, proceed with the draft, he did it in good humor. He took it very seriously" External link

chinadaily Thursday, March 11, 2021 5:38:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver told : "I think ultimately these are personal decisions that players need to make, just like everyone in our communities need to make," External link

yahoo-au Thursday, March 11, 2021 12:40:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I’m fairly optimistic at this point that we will be able to start on time,” External link

tribuneonline Wednesday, March 10, 2021 10:04:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I’m fairly optimistic at this point that we will be able to start on time,” External link

kuwaittimes Wednesday, March 10, 2021 6:03:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “First of all, in terms of the data, which we obviously look very closely at, there’s nothing aberrational happening, whether in terms of accuracy of calls or number of technicals on the floor,” External link

rappler Wednesday, March 10, 2021 11:56:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "I'm fairly optimistic at this point that we will be able to start on time," External link

abs-cbnnews Wednesday, March 10, 2021 9:22:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "I'm fairly optimistic at this point that we will be able to start on time," External link

yahoo-au Wednesday, March 10, 2021 4:59:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "I'm fairly optimistic at this point that we will be able to start on time," External link

afp-en Wednesday, March 10, 2021 4:30:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "It would be incredibly hypocritical of me to say to LeBron that you should speak out on issues that are important to you, but not ones when you’re critical of the league," "We’re all part of a community. I respect him and his point of view. Also, at the same time, I appreciate his professionalism. If you had a chance to see him, as captain and general manager of his team, proceed with the draft, he did it in good humor. He took it very seriously" External link

foxnews Tuesday, March 9, 2021 11:56:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said ( about Lebron James ) : “It would be incredibly hypocritical of me to say to LeBron that you should speak out on issues that are important to you, but not ones when you’re critical of the league,” “We’re all part of a community. I respect him and his point of view. Also, at the same time, I appreciate his professionalism. If you had a chance to see him, as captain and general manager of his team, proceed with the draft, he did it in good humor. He took it very seriously” External link

eagletribune Tuesday, March 9, 2021 11:30:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “My hunch is that most players ultimately will choose to get vaccinated. They have to make personal decisions at the end of the day,” External link

eurweb Tuesday, March 9, 2021 4:00:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “In the African American community, there’s been enormously disparate impact from COVID … but now, somewhat perversely, there’s been enormous resistance [to vaccinations] in the African American community for understandable historical reasons,” External link

eurweb Tuesday, March 9, 2021 4:00:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "It would have been a bigger deal not to have it," External link

Hindu Tuesday, March 9, 2021 3:03:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "My hunch is that most players ultimately will choose to get vaccinated," External link

CBSnews Tuesday, March 9, 2021 3:00:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver dijo : “Haremos un progreso adicional si los jugadores se vacunan, pero ciertamente no es requerido que todos lo hagan” “También veo que el número real de personas que se vacunan en Estados Unidos está creciendo y que en las encuestas de opinión la gente está cada vez más dispuesta a vacunarse” External link

orlandosentinel Tuesday, March 9, 2021 12:34:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver manifestó : “Los esfuerzos de educación, están en curso” External link

orlandosentinel Tuesday, March 9, 2021 12:34:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It would have been a bigger deal not to have it,” External link

gulf-times Monday, March 8, 2021 10:45:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It would have been a bigger deal not to have it,” “I know that some players have made public comments suggesting they’d rather not be at All-Star. Many have told me directly they’re thrilled to be All-Stars” External link

tribuneonline Monday, March 8, 2021 9:47:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It would have been a bigger deal not to have it,” “I know that some players have made public comments suggesting they’d rather not be at All-Star. Many have told me directly they’re thrilled to be All-Stars. It should be judged, when people are looking back, as to what this meant to them as opposed to what some of the initial reactions were from the players” External link

taipeitimes Monday, March 8, 2021 8:19:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “There are no ongoing discussions right now at the league office” External link

eurweb Monday, March 8, 2021 8:17:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It would have been a bigger deal not to have it,” “I know that some players have made public comments suggesting they’d rather not be at All-Star. Many have told me directly they’re thrilled to be All-Stars. It should be judged, when people are looking back, as to what this meant to them as opposed to what some of the initial reactions were from the players” External link

kuwaittimes Monday, March 8, 2021 5:35:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "It has more to do with the larger brand value of the NBA," External link

readingeagle Monday, March 8, 2021 1:34:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It would have been a bigger deal not to have it,” External link

themalaymailonline Monday, March 8, 2021 11:42:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It would have been a bigger deal not to have it,” External link

tribuneonline Monday, March 8, 2021 10:23:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "It would have been a bigger deal not to have it," External link

afp-en Monday, March 8, 2021 8:43:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It would have been a bigger deal not to have (the all-star game),” External link

TorontoStar Monday, March 8, 2021 5:54:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "My hunch is that most players ultimately will choose to get vaccinated," "They have to make personal decisions at the end of the day" External link

foxnews Monday, March 8, 2021 5:01:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It’s my job to look out for the overall interest of the league,” External link

nytimes Monday, March 8, 2021 1:36:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said ( about Lebron James ) : “It would be incredibly hypocritical of me to tell LeBron you should speak out on issues that are important to you, but not ones when you are critical of the league,” “We’re all part of a community. I respect him and his point of view. But at the same time, I also appreciate his professionalism” External link

usaToday Monday, March 8, 2021 1:03:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “He did it in good humor and took it very seriously,” “My sense is he’s going to be here as he always is as a top-notch professional and engaged in the game. So I respect his point of view, but it can be issues that can be worked out within the family, so to speak” External link

usaToday Monday, March 8, 2021 1:03:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I haven’t made a secret that economic interests aren’t a factor,” “When I say economic interests are a factor, it has less to do with the economics of one Sunday night on TNT in the United States. It has more to do with the larger brand value of the NBA and the fact that this is our No. 1 fan engagement event of the year” External link

usaToday Monday, March 8, 2021 1:03:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Ultimately these are personal decisions that players need to make,” External link

usaToday Monday, March 8, 2021 1:03:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “My hunch is that most players ultimately will choose to get vaccinated,” External link

usaToday Monday, March 8, 2021 1:03:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said ( about Association ) : “The CDC has already announced when you get vaccinated, you don’t need to quarantine as a close contact. As you know, many of our players have had to sit out not because they tested positive but because they were required to quarantine because of a close contact,” “In addition, right now as we operate under this so-called work quarantine protocol, where players are largely only going between their homes and the arenas, once they get vaccinated they’ll be able to do more in their communities. That’s something we’ve already begun talking to the Players Association about” External link

usaToday Monday, March 8, 2021 1:03:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “there is no player that I am aware of that has been vaccinated yet” External link

usaToday Monday, March 8, 2021 1:03:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Roughly half of our teams have fans in the arena right now, and if vaccines continue on the pace they are and they continue to be effective as they have been against the virus and its variants, we’re hopeful we’ll have relatively full arenas next season as well,” External link

usaToday Monday, March 8, 2021 1:03:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We wanted those players who wanted to participate in the Olympics to do so, but in addition, we realized if we’re going to get back on cycle and the players were going to get the appropriate down time before the season began, we didn’t want to go deep into the summer or fall as we did last season,” External link

usaToday Monday, March 8, 2021 1:03:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "We know that the teams very much value it as an opportunity to see undrafted players and also to get some of the drafted players some time on the court," "This is going to be a very difficult draft for our teams abbreviated college season, not the same opportunity to scout and visit with players as they’ve had historically. I think we’re going to end up as some combination of maybe an abbreviated Summer League, mini-camps and other opportunities. I’m increasing hopeful we’ll be able to put together some of those events" External link

usaToday Monday, March 8, 2021 1:03:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “There are no ongoing discussions right now at the league office about changing the logo,” External link

usaToday Monday, March 8, 2021 1:03:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It’s going to take certainly more than what we’re doing now,” “We’ve made progress over the years. But we’re constantly looking at how we can do better” External link

usaToday Monday, March 8, 2021 1:03:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I don’t think there are any quick fixes,” “I think we want to appropriately respect everyone that is involved. There’s no coach that I know that wants to get hired based on their skin color, but they want a fair opportunity. Part of that is ensuring that we’re developing coaches appropriately in the pipeline and they’re getting the right opportunities to interview and the right opportunities to network as other coaches have historically done. I don’t doubt there’s more work to be done” External link

usaToday Monday, March 8, 2021 1:03:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver told : "The players will be only at the hotel and the arena, and there will be no other events other than essentially a made-for-tv show coming out of the State Farm Arena," External link

wrcbtv Monday, March 8, 2021 12:32:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “First of all, no plans yet to travel for next season,” External link

thestarkenya Monday, March 8, 2021 12:09:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I don’t rule anything out just because one thing we’ve all come to understand over the last year is that the virus is firmly in charge,” External link

thestarkenya Monday, March 8, 2021 12:09:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver told : "The players will be only at the hotel and the arena, and there will be no other events other than essentially a made-for-tv show coming out of the State Farm Arena," External link

fox10tv Sunday, March 7, 2021 10:27:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver told : "The players will be only at the hotel and the arena, and there will be no other events other than essentially a made-for-tv show coming out of the State Farm Arena," External link

foxcarolina Sunday, March 7, 2021 7:51:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Roughly half of our teams have fans in their arenas right now and if vaccines continue on the pace they are, and they continue to be as effective as they have been against the virus and its variants, we’re hopeful that we’ll have relatively full arenas next season as well,” External link

kuwaittimes Sunday, March 7, 2021 5:38:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I’m fairly optimistic, at this point, that we will be able to start on time,” External link

kuwaittimes Sunday, March 7, 2021 5:38:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Last season and this season has required a significant investment on the part of the team owners,” External link

kuwaittimes Sunday, March 7, 2021 5:38:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “One thing we’ve all come to understand over the last year is that the virus is firmly in charge,” External link

kuwaittimes Sunday, March 7, 2021 5:38:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “First of all, no plans yet to travel for next season,” External link

wsau Sunday, March 7, 2021 4:26:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I don’t rule anything out just because one thing we’ve all come to understand over the last year is that the virus is firmly in charge,” External link

wsau Sunday, March 7, 2021 4:26:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “First of all, no plans yet to travel for next season,” External link

bworldcom Sunday, March 7, 2021 1:33:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I don’t rule anything out just because one thing we’ve all come to understand over the last year is that the virus is firmly in charge,” External link

bworldcom Sunday, March 7, 2021 1:33:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “The exposure, I think, will be incredibly valuable,” External link

dailyjournal Sunday, March 7, 2021 1:31:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver prohlásil : "Pro příští ročník není mezinárodní cestování v plánu. Ale záměr je přiblížit sezonu takzvaně normálu, jak jen to bude možné," External link

ceskenoviny-en Sunday, March 7, 2021 12:35:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver dodal : "Bude to na osobním rozhodnutí každého. Můj názor ale je, že se většina naočkovat nechá," External link

ceskenoviny-en Sunday, March 7, 2021 12:35:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “First of all, no plans yet to travel for next season,” External link

ara-reuters Sunday, March 7, 2021 11:31:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I don’t rule anything out just because one thing we’ve all come to understand over the last year is that the virus is firmly in charge,” External link

ara-reuters Sunday, March 7, 2021 11:31:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "First of all, no plans yet to travel for next season," External link

wsau Sunday, March 7, 2021 6:06:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "I don't rule anything out just because one thing we've all come to understand over the last year is that the virus is firmly in charge," External link

wsau Sunday, March 7, 2021 6:06:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I don’t rule anything out just because one thing we’ve all come to understand over the last year is that the virus is firmly in charge,” External link

bostonglobe Sunday, March 7, 2021 4:12:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Between last year and this year, we’re looking at considerable losses,” External link

bostonglobe Sunday, March 7, 2021 4:12:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It’s my job to look out for the overall interest of the league,” External link

bostonglobe Sunday, March 7, 2021 4:12:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I don’t think that every player certainly needs to be vaccinated for fans to come back. I mean, that’s not anything that the health authorities have suggested to us,” External link

bostonglobe Sunday, March 7, 2021 4:12:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "Roughly half of our teams have fans in their arenas right now and if vaccines continue on the pace they are, and they continue to be as effective as they have been against the virus and its variants, we're hopeful that we'll have relatively full arenas next season as well," External link

channelnewsasia Sunday, March 7, 2021 4:10:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "I'm fairly optimistic, at this point, that we will be able to start on time," External link

channelnewsasia Sunday, March 7, 2021 4:10:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "Last season and this season has required a significant investment on the part of the team owners," External link

channelnewsasia Sunday, March 7, 2021 4:10:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "One thing we've all come to understand over the last year is that the virus is firmly in charge," External link

channelnewsasia Sunday, March 7, 2021 4:10:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I’m fairly optimistic, at this point, that we will be able to start on time,” External link

gazette Sunday, March 7, 2021 3:28:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "Roughly half of our teams have fans in their arenas right now and if vaccines continue on the pace they are, and they continue to be as effective as they have been against the virus and its variants, we're hopeful that we'll have relatively full arenas next season as well," External link

afp-en Sunday, March 7, 2021 2:31:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "I'm fairly optimistic, at this point, that we will be able to start on time," External link

afp-en Sunday, March 7, 2021 2:31:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "Last season and this season has required a significant investment on the part of the team owners," External link

afp-en Sunday, March 7, 2021 2:31:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "One thing we've all come to understand over the last year is that the virus is firmly in charge," External link

afp-en Sunday, March 7, 2021 2:31:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I’m fairly optimistic, at this point, that we will be able to start on time,” External link

kiro7 Sunday, March 7, 2021 1:36:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I’m fairly optimistic, at this point, that we will be able to start on time,” External link

click2houston Sunday, March 7, 2021 1:16:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “All-Star is part of our league. It's no different than all the other games we play,” External link

click2houston Saturday, March 6, 2021 11:14:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “All-Star is part of our league. It's no different than all the other games we play,” External link

kiro7 Saturday, March 6, 2021 11:01:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver told : "I do feel it's important to say to your viewers that there will be nothing that we'll be doing in Atlanta, unfortunately, that's open to the public," External link

foxcarolina Saturday, March 6, 2021 4:29:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "At the end of the day, he expressed his point of view but then, of course, he knows the fans want to see him and he's going to be there as the captain of his team," External link

foxcarolina Saturday, March 6, 2021 4:29:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said ( about Adam Silver ) : “Commissioner Silver needs to come clean—did he agree to censor players’ free speech to return to Chinese state-run airwaves?” External link

theepochtimes Saturday, March 6, 2021 6:26:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "There were obviously those who thought we shouldn't play without fans, thought we shouldn't play in the bubble," External link

chinadaily Friday, March 5, 2021 4:36:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “There’s nothing that’s risk-free,” External link

dailyjournal Tuesday, March 2, 2021 7:58:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “There’s nothing that’s risk-free,” External link

TorontoStar Tuesday, March 2, 2021 12:24:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “There’s nothing that’s risk-free,” External link

gazette Tuesday, March 2, 2021 11:45:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “There’s nothing that’s risk-free,” External link

680news Tuesday, March 2, 2021 11:09:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “There’s nothing that’s risk-free,” External link

highlandstoday Tuesday, March 2, 2021 10:55:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver says : “Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on” External link

click2houston Monday, March 1, 2021 12:35:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver says : “Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on” External link

samoaobserver Sunday, February 28, 2021 12:19:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver says : “Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on” External link

samoaobserver Sunday, February 28, 2021 12:19:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver says : “Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on” External link

clickondetroit Sunday, February 28, 2021 8:06:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver says : “Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on” External link

washtimes Sunday, February 28, 2021 3:45:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver says : “Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on” External link

seattlepi Sunday, February 28, 2021 3:06:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver says : “Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on” External link

washtimes Sunday, February 28, 2021 12:13:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver says : "Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on" External link

startribune Sunday, February 28, 2021 12:03:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver says : “Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on” External link

ABCnews Sunday, February 28, 2021 12:03:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver says : “Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on” External link

seattlepi Saturday, February 27, 2021 11:58:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver says : “Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on” External link

click2houston Saturday, February 27, 2021 11:32:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver says : “Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on” External link

news-yahoo Saturday, February 27, 2021 10:55:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver says : "Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on" External link

startribune Saturday, February 27, 2021 10:54:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver says : “Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on” External link

seattlepi Saturday, February 27, 2021 10:49:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver says : “Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on” External link

eagletribune Saturday, February 27, 2021 9:25:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver says : “Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on” External link

actionnewsjax Saturday, February 27, 2021 9:07:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver says : “Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on” External link

seattlepi Saturday, February 27, 2021 9:02:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver says : “Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on” External link

ABCnews Saturday, February 27, 2021 8:38:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver says : "Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on" External link

startribune Saturday, February 27, 2021 8:29:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver says : “Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on” External link

eagletribune Saturday, February 27, 2021 7:15:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver says : “Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on” External link

actionnewsjax Saturday, February 27, 2021 6:45:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver says : "Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on" External link

startribune Saturday, February 27, 2021 6:18:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver says : “Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on” External link

seattlepi Saturday, February 27, 2021 6:13:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It’s the largest factor, the amount of engagement we get from our fans around All-Star,” “Historically, in the modern digital age, we have roughly 100 million people vote for our All-Stars, and we came out about the same this year even with a shortened voting period” External link

denverpost Saturday, February 27, 2021 6:46:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We know we can’t eliminate risk completely,” “We never can in a pandemic” External link

denverpost Saturday, February 27, 2021 6:46:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “For a league that doesn’t have a neutral-site championship series historically, the focus typically is having an opportunity during our season to bring the entire community together,” “Of course, we don’t have the opportunity to do that in person this year. But the NBA community is 99% virtual. It’s a global community on social media, representing close to 1.9 billion people who are engaged with us. There fact that there won’t be the traditional receptions and parties and fan events — and we’ll sadly miss them — it won’t change the experience for the largest portion of our fans” External link

denverpost Saturday, February 27, 2021 6:46:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “My personal view is very few people do anything just for the money,” “But at the same time, while we’re clearly in a health emergency in this country, we’re also in the midst of an economic crisis and that extends to the NBA as well. There are tens of thousands of people who are dependent on the NBA for their livelihoods. So, for those who say we’re doing it for the money, they could say the same thing about our entire operation, about the fact that we’re even playing our season” External link

denverpost Saturday, February 27, 2021 6:46:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We always begin with the health and safety of our players and everyone involved,” “It was no different than our view going into the bubble. If we could keep our community healthy and safe, then it was appropriate to proceed. And we looked at the All-Star Game the same way. We know how to operate a bubble. We’re going to operate a mini-bubble in Atlanta that will be constructed no differently than the operation we ran either for the NBA in Orlando or for the WNBA in Bradenton, Florida, or for the G League for that matter is operating in right now in Orlando” External link

denverpost Saturday, February 27, 2021 6:46:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It was not under active consideration before the pandemic,” External link

denverpost Saturday, February 27, 2021 6:46:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It’s the largest factor, the amount of engagement we get from our fans around All-Star,” “Historically, in the modern digital age, we have roughly 100 million people vote for our All-Stars, and we came out about the same this year even with a shortened voting period” External link

seattlepi Saturday, February 27, 2021 4:37:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We know we can’t eliminate risk completely,” “We never can in a pandemic” External link

seattlepi Saturday, February 27, 2021 4:37:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “For a league that doesn’t have a neutral-site championship series historically, the focus typically is having an opportunity during our season to bring the entire community together,” “Of course, we don’t have the opportunity to do that in person this year. But the NBA community is 99% virtual. It’s a global community on social media, representing close to 1.9 billion people who are engaged with us. There fact that there won’t be the traditional receptions and parties and fan events and we’ll sadly miss them it won’t change the experience for the largest portion of our fans” External link

seattlepi Saturday, February 27, 2021 4:37:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “My personal view is very few people do anything just for the money,” “But at the same time, while we’re clearly in a health emergency in this country, we’re also in the midst of an economic crisis and that extends to the NBA as well. There are tens of thousands of people who are dependent on the NBA for their livelihoods. So, for those who say we’re doing it for the money, they could say the same thing about our entire operation, about the fact that we’re even playing our season” External link

seattlepi Saturday, February 27, 2021 4:37:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We always begin with the health and safety of our players and everyone involved,” “It was no different than our view going into the bubble. If we could keep our community healthy and safe, then it was appropriate to proceed. And we looked at the All-Star Game the same way. We know how to operate a bubble. We’re going to operate a mini-bubble in Atlanta that will be constructed no differently than the operation we ran either for the NBA in Orlando or for the WNBA in Bradenton, Florida, or for the G League for that matter is operating in right now in Orlando” External link

seattlepi Saturday, February 27, 2021 4:37:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It was not under active consideration before the pandemic,” External link

seattlepi Saturday, February 27, 2021 4:37:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It’s the largest factor, the amount of engagement we get from our fans around All-Star,” “Historically, in the modern digital age, we have roughly 100 million people vote for our All-Stars, and we came out about the same this year even with a shortened voting period” External link

click2houston Saturday, February 27, 2021 4:25:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We know we can’t eliminate risk completely,” “We never can in a pandemic” External link

click2houston Saturday, February 27, 2021 4:25:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “For a league that doesn’t have a neutral-site championship series historically, the focus typically is having an opportunity during our season to bring the entire community together,” “Of course, we don’t have the opportunity to do that in person this year. But the NBA community is 99% virtual. It’s a global community on social media, representing close to 1.9 billion people who are engaged with us. There fact that there won’t be the traditional receptions and parties and fan events — and we’ll sadly miss them — it won’t change the experience for the largest portion of our fans” External link

click2houston Saturday, February 27, 2021 4:25:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “My personal view is very few people do anything just for the money,” “But at the same time, while we’re clearly in a health emergency in this country, we’re also in the midst of an economic crisis and that extends to the NBA as well. There are tens of thousands of people who are dependent on the NBA for their livelihoods. So, for those who say we’re doing it for the money, they could say the same thing about our entire operation, about the fact that we’re even playing our season” External link

click2houston Saturday, February 27, 2021 4:25:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We always begin with the health and safety of our players and everyone involved,” “It was no different than our view going into the bubble. If we could keep our community healthy and safe, then it was appropriate to proceed. And we looked at the All-Star Game the same way. We know how to operate a bubble. We’re going to operate a mini-bubble in Atlanta that will be constructed no differently than the operation we ran either for the NBA in Orlando or for the WNBA in Bradenton, Florida, or for the G League for that matter is operating in right now in Orlando” External link

click2houston Saturday, February 27, 2021 4:25:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It was not under active consideration before the pandemic,” External link

click2houston Saturday, February 27, 2021 4:25:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver told : “It seems like no decisions during this pandemic come without uncertainty and come without risk,” External link

WashingtonPost Tuesday, February 23, 2021 1:58:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "It seems like no decisions during this pandemic come without uncertainty and come without risk," External link

nola Sunday, February 21, 2021 5:09:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "I certainly hear the other side of this issue," "Ultimately it feels like the right thing to do to go forward" External link

news-yahoo-in Saturday, February 20, 2021 10:48:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "It begins and ends with the fans," "We have a huge global audience that follows All-Star. Doing this as a TV event still reaches 99.9% of our fans" External link

news-yahoo-in Saturday, February 20, 2021 10:48:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver told : "We feel pretty good about our protocols," External link

news-yahoo-in Saturday, February 20, 2021 10:48:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "Nothing has happened so far that has made us seriously consider shutting down," External link

news-yahoo-in Saturday, February 20, 2021 10:48:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I certainly hear the other side of this issue,” “Ultimately, it feels like the right thing to do to go forward” External link

tribuneonline Friday, February 19, 2021 9:22:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It begins and ends with the fans,” “We have a huge global audience that follows All-Star. Doing this as a television event still reaches 99.9 percent of our fans” External link

tribuneonline Friday, February 19, 2021 9:22:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “NBA All-Star in Atlanta will continue our annual tradition of celebrating the game and the greatest players in the world before a global audience,” External link

suntimes Friday, February 19, 2021 8:07:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I certainly hear the other side of this issue,” “Ultimately, it feels like the right thing to do to go forward” External link

tribuneonline Friday, February 19, 2021 7:45:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It begins and ends with the fans,” “We have a huge global audience that follows All-Star. Doing this as a television event still reaches 99.9 percent of our fans” External link

tribuneonline Friday, February 19, 2021 7:45:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “NBA All-Star in Atlanta will continue our annual tradition of celebrating the game and the greatest players in the world before a global audience,” External link

guardian Friday, February 19, 2021 4:05:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I certainly hear the other side of this issue,” “Ultimately it feels like the right thing to do to go forward” External link

guardian-ng Friday, February 19, 2021 12:55:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It begins and ends with the fans,” “We have a huge global audience that follows All-Star. Doing this as a TV event still reaches 99.9% of our fans” External link

guardian-ng Friday, February 19, 2021 12:55:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver told : “We feel pretty good about our protocols,” External link

guardian-ng Friday, February 19, 2021 12:55:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Nothing has happened so far that has made us seriously consider shutting down,” External link

guardian-ng Friday, February 19, 2021 12:55:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “NBA All-Star in Atlanta will continue our annual tradition of celebrating the game and the greatest players in the world before a global audience,” External link

highlandstoday Friday, February 19, 2021 11:04:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I certainly hear the other side of this issue,” “Ultimately it feels like the right thing to do to go forward” External link

tribuneonline Friday, February 19, 2021 10:06:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It begins and ends with the fans,” “We have a huge global audience that follows All-Star. Doing this as a TV event still reaches 99.9% of our fans” External link

tribuneonline Friday, February 19, 2021 10:06:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver told : “We feel pretty good about our protocols,” External link

tribuneonline Friday, February 19, 2021 10:06:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Nothing has happened so far that has made us seriously consider shutting down,” External link

tribuneonline Friday, February 19, 2021 10:06:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “NBA All-Star in Atlanta will continue our annual tradition of celebrating the game and the greatest players in the world before a global audience,” External link

beaumontenterprise Friday, February 19, 2021 10:02:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “All-Star is the No. 1 fan engagement event of the entire season for the league,” “It’s been a 70-year tradition and something like 100 million people will vote for All-Stars … For us, All-Stars is part of the league, no different than the games we played. It begins and ends with the fans. This is an event our fans love to see. Nothing comes without controversy during a pandemic” External link

stabroeknews Friday, February 19, 2021 9:37:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “NBA All-Star in Atlanta will continue our annual tradition of celebrating the game and the greatest players in the world before a global audience,” External link

seattlepi Friday, February 19, 2021 7:00:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I certainly hear the other side of this issue,” “Ultimately it feels like the right thing to do to go forward” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, February 19, 2021 6:40:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It begins and ends with the fans,” “We have a huge global audience that follows All-Star. Doing this as a TV event still reaches 99.9% of our fans” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, February 19, 2021 6:40:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver told : “We feel pretty good about our protocols,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, February 19, 2021 6:40:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Nothing has happened so far that has made us seriously consider shutting down,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, February 19, 2021 6:40:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "I certainly hear the other side of this issue," "Ultimately it feels like the right thing to do to go forward" External link

abs-cbnnews Friday, February 19, 2021 5:35:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "It begins and ends with the fans," "We have a huge global audience that follows All-Star. Doing this as a TV event still reaches 99.9% of our fans" External link

abs-cbnnews Friday, February 19, 2021 5:35:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver told : "We feel pretty good about our protocols," External link

abs-cbnnews Friday, February 19, 2021 5:35:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "Nothing has happened so far that has made us seriously consider shutting down," External link

abs-cbnnews Friday, February 19, 2021 5:35:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "I certainly hear the other side of this issue," External link

abs-cbnnews Friday, February 19, 2021 5:35:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “NBA All-Star in Atlanta will continue our annual tradition of celebrating the game and the greatest players in the world before a global audience,” External link

cleveland Friday, February 19, 2021 5:29:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "I certainly hear the other side of this issue," "Ultimately it feels like the right thing to do to go forward" External link

chinadaily Friday, February 19, 2021 5:10:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "It begins and ends with the fans," "We have a huge global audience that follows All-Star. Doing this as a TV event still reaches 99.9% of our fans" External link

chinadaily Friday, February 19, 2021 5:10:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver told : "We feel pretty good about our protocols," External link

chinadaily Friday, February 19, 2021 5:10:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "Nothing has happened so far that has made us seriously consider shutting down," External link

chinadaily Friday, February 19, 2021 5:10:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "NBA All-Star in Atlanta will continue our annual tradition of celebrating the game and the greatest players in the world before a global audience," External link

wptv Friday, February 19, 2021 4:57:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “NBA All-Star in Atlanta will continue our annual tradition of celebrating the game and the greatest players in the world before a global audience,” External link

kiro7 Friday, February 19, 2021 4:19:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “NBA All-Star in Atlanta will continue our annual tradition of celebrating the game and the greatest players in the world before a global audience,” External link

seattlepi Friday, February 19, 2021 3:45:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "NBA All-Star in Atlanta will continue our annual tradition of celebrating the game and the greatest players in the world before a global audience," External link

newschannel5 Friday, February 19, 2021 3:30:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “NBA All-Star in Atlanta will continue our annual tradition of celebrating the game and the greatest players in the world before a global audience,” External link

wacotrib Friday, February 19, 2021 2:47:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “N.B.A. All-Star in Atlanta will continue our annual tradition of celebrating the game and the greatest players in the world before a global audience,” External link

nytimes Friday, February 19, 2021 1:42:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “In the African American community, there’s been enormously disparate impact from COVID … but now, somewhat perversely, there’s been enormous resistance [to vaccinations] in the African American community for understandable historical reasons,” External link

eurweb Thursday, February 18, 2021 11:56:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “NBA All-Star in Atlanta will continue our annual tradition of celebrating the game and the greatest players in the world before a global audience,” “In addition to the festivities on the court, the All-Star Game will honor the vital role HBCUs play in our communities and focus attention and resources on COVID-19 relief, particularly for the most vulnerable” External link

forbes Thursday, February 18, 2021 11:54:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "NBA All-Star in Atlanta will continue our annual tradition of celebrating the game and the greatest players in the world before a global audience," External link

foxnews Thursday, February 18, 2021 11:40:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “NBA All-Star in Atlanta will continue our annual tradition of celebrating the game and the greatest players in the world before a global audience,” External link

WashingtonPost Thursday, February 18, 2021 11:12:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “NBA All-Star in Atlanta will continue our annual tradition of celebrating the game and the greatest players in the world before a global audience,” External link

kiro7 Thursday, February 18, 2021 11:08:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “NBA All-Star in Atlanta will continue our annual tradition of celebrating the game and the greatest players in the world before a global audience,” External link

gazette Thursday, February 18, 2021 10:50:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I recognise that this is a very emotional issue on both sides of the equation in America right now,” External link

msn-uk Wednesday, February 10, 2021 11:05:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I recognize that this is a very emotional issue on both sides of the equation in America right now, and I think it calls for real engagement rather than rule enforcement,” External link

nytimes Wednesday, February 10, 2021 3:41:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Everything is unusual about what we’re doing,” External link

usaToday Friday, January 29, 2021 3:45:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Sekou’s love of basketball was clear to everyone who knew him and it always shined through in his work,” External link

thehill Wednesday, January 27, 2021 8:12:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "Sekou's love of basketball was clear to everyone who knew him and it always shined through in his work. Our heartfelt condolences go to his wife, Heather, and their children, Gabriel, Rielly and Cameron," External link

wrcbtv Wednesday, January 27, 2021 7:27:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Sekou was one of the most affable and dedicated reporters in the NBA and a terrific friend to so many across the league,” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, January 27, 2021 7:06:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "Sekou was one of the most affable and dedicated reporters in the NBA and a terrific friend to so many across the league," "He covered the game for more than two decades, including the past 11 years with Turner Sports, where he showed his full range of skills as an engaging television analyst, podcast host and writer. Sekou's love of basketball was clear to everyone who knew him and it always shined through in his work. Our heartfelt condolences go to his wife, Heather, and their children, Gabriel, Rielly and Cameron" External link

CBSnews Wednesday, January 27, 2021 4:52:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I’m not sure how it was that it remained so male-dominated for so long because it’s an area of the game where physically, certainly, there’s no benefit of being a man, as opposed to a woman when it comes to refereeing,” External link

orlandosentinel Tuesday, January 26, 2021 2:04:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver told : "You get some of the benefits of being a team owner," External link

cnbc Monday, January 25, 2021 7:14:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I see that very much as an individual decision,” “Clearly in the case of the United States, we have a deeper pool of talent than other countries. So I think it’s less likely — although it will impact the U.S. team, it affects them not as dramatically as it will some of these other teams, where if a particular player or two doesn’t participate, it could decimate a team” External link

kiro7 Sunday, January 24, 2021 1:07:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I see that very much as an individual decision,” “Clearly in the case of the United States, we have a deeper pool of talent than other countries. So I think it’s less likely — although it will impact the U.S. team, it affects them not as dramatically as it will some of these other teams, where if a particular player or two doesn’t participate, it could decimate a team” External link

click2houston Sunday, January 24, 2021 1:02:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We will wait our turn to get the vaccine. When you think about the logistical feat that now the federal and state governments are undertaking, where if every citizen ultimately requires two doses and with a population of over 300 million,” External link

thegrio Monday, January 18, 2021 2:34:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “If we found a situation where our protocols weren’t working, meaning that not only did we have some cases of covid but that we were witnessing spread either among teams or even possibly to another team, that would cause us to suspend the season,” External link

WashingtonPost Saturday, January 16, 2021 5:49:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “The view is I think if we found a situation where our protocols weren’t working, meaning that not only did we have some cases of COVID but that we were witnessing spread either among teams or even possibly to another team, that would cause us to suspend the season,” External link

usaToday Friday, January 15, 2021 11:33:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “If we found a situation where our protocols weren’t working, meaning that not only did we have some cases of covid but that we were witnessing spread either among teams or even possibly to another team, that would cause us to suspend the season,” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, January 13, 2021 12:06:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We do anticipate there will be bumps in the road along the way,” External link

tribuneonline Tuesday, January 12, 2021 6:28:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "We do anticipate there will be bumps in the road along the way," External link

ibtimes-uk Tuesday, January 12, 2021 6:26:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "We do anticipate there will be bumps in the road along the way," External link

afp-en Tuesday, January 12, 2021 2:15:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “If we found a situation where our protocols weren’t working, meaning that not only did we have some cases of covid but that we were witnessing spread either among teams or even possibly to another team, that would cause us to suspend the season,” External link

WashingtonPost Monday, January 11, 2021 10:07:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “If we weren’t, we wouldn’t have started,” External link

nytimes Monday, January 11, 2021 4:40:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “The view is, I think, if we found a situation where our protocols weren’t working, meaning that not only did we have some cases of Covid but that we were witnessing spread either among teams or even possibly to another team, that would cause us to suspend the season” External link

nytimes Monday, January 11, 2021 4:40:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “If we weren’t, we wouldn’t have started,” External link

nytimes Monday, January 11, 2021 2:01:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “The view is, I think, if we found a situation where our protocols weren’t working, meaning that not only did we have some cases of Covid but that we were witnessing spread either among teams or even possibly to another team, that would cause us to suspend the season” External link

nytimes Monday, January 11, 2021 2:01:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “If we found a situation where our protocols weren’t working, meaning that not only did we have some cases of COVID but that we were witnessing spread either among teams or even possibly to another team, that would cause us to suspend the season,” External link

WashingtonPost Sunday, January 10, 2021 1:33:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “The answer is ultimately yes to should the teams be able to hire who they want,” External link

usaToday Wednesday, January 6, 2021 3:38:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "His toughness, skill and intellect made him a key contributor on the Boston Celtics' 1974 championship team and a perennial All-Star with the Phoenix Suns," External link

foxcarolina Monday, January 4, 2021 6:10:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver added : "He will be remembered for his generosity, leadership and love for the game, which defined his many years in the NBA," "We extend our deepest condolences to Paul's wife, Cindy, and their family" External link

foxcarolina Monday, January 4, 2021 6:10:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "He will be remembered for his generosity, leadership and love for the game," External link

abs-cbnnews Sunday, January 3, 2021 4:55:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "His toughness, skill and intellect made him a key contributor on the Boston Celtics' 1974 championship team and a perennial All-Star with the Phoenix Suns," External link

wrcbtv Sunday, January 3, 2021 4:35:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver added : "He will be remembered for his generosity, leadership and love for the game, which defined his many years in the NBA," "We extend our deepest condolences to Paul's wife, Cindy, and their family" External link

wrcbtv Sunday, January 3, 2021 4:35:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Her views carry enormous weight, both with the other owners and the players,” External link

nytimes Saturday, January 2, 2021 8:27:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Her views carry enormous weight, both with the other owners and the players,” External link

nytimes Saturday, January 2, 2021 1:29:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said ( about Association ) : "two new entities we've created in partnership with the Players Association that are leading our collective efforts around social justice and racial equality," External link

nbcnews Tuesday, December 29, 2020 6:33:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “The safety, health and well-being of our players, coaches, fans, everyone involved in our game, is paramount,” External link

usaToday Tuesday, December 29, 2020 3:35:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I think there’s also been a new awakening among the players in the league, as to the impact they can have when they use the platforms they have to speak out on issues that are important to them,” External link

TorontoStar Tuesday, December 29, 2020 1:29:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “But I see that very much as an individual decision,” External link

bostonglobe Saturday, December 26, 2020 7:21:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “For those players, they will have an opportunity for far more rest than a player who hypothetically could be playing literally days before the Olympics are scheduled to start,” External link

bostonglobe Saturday, December 26, 2020 7:21:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I think I’ve always said that it’s sort of the manifest destiny of the league that you expand at some point,” “I’d say it’s caused us to maybe dust off some of the analyses on the economic and competitive impacts of expansion. We’ve been putting a little bit more time into it than we were pre-pandemic. But certainly not to the point that expansion is on the front burner” External link

bostonglobe Saturday, December 26, 2020 7:21:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We’re very appreciative of the markets that have indicated an interest in having an NBA team,” External link

bostonglobe Saturday, December 26, 2020 7:21:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I think we are prepared for isolated cases; in fact, based on what we’ve seen in the preseason, based on watching other leagues operating outside a bubble, unfortunately, it seems somewhat inevitable,” “We’re prepared for all contingencies” External link

highlandstoday Saturday, December 26, 2020 1:37:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “In no form or way will we jump the line,” External link

highlandstoday Saturday, December 26, 2020 1:37:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We do anticipate that there will be bumps in the road along the way,” External link

highlandstoday Saturday, December 26, 2020 1:37:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I think there’s also been in a new awakening among the players in the league as to the impact they can have when they use the platforms they have to speak out on issues that are important to them,” “So, I think it’s a combination of the collective action that the league will be taking together with its players and coaches, and on top of that players realizing the enormous reach they have with their voices” External link

highlandstoday Saturday, December 26, 2020 1:37:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Tens of thousands of people rely on our league and its related businesses for their livelihoods,” “We also feel a responsibility to our fans. People continue to look at sports as a break from the challenges of the pandemic and as a small reminder of what life was like before COVID-19. ... It’s a piece of life I feel we’re able to get back, for the time being” External link

highlandstoday Saturday, December 26, 2020 1:37:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver explicou : “Não vamos de forma alguma ultrapassar os limites. Vamos esperar a nossa vez de receber a vacina” External link

record Saturday, December 26, 2020 1:32:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "It goes without saying that in no form or way will we jump the line," External link

foxnews Saturday, December 26, 2020 1:04:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It goes without saying that in no form or way will we jump the line,” External link

msn-uk Friday, December 25, 2020 11:13:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “The precedent is that discipline gets ratcheted up,” External link

stabroeknews Friday, December 25, 2020 9:16:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "The precedent is that discipline gets ratcheted up," External link

abs-cbnnews Friday, December 25, 2020 4:18:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "One thing wonderful about this league is that while the 30 teams’ goal is to crush each other on the court, off the court they’re business partners," "I think it’s sort of the secret sauce behind the league’s success over the last decade in particular, sort of a generation of owners who are really fond of each other and want to work to support one another" External link

fox5atlanta Friday, December 25, 2020 3:35:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "The precedent is that discipline gets ratcheted up," External link

theage Friday, December 25, 2020 2:36:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “The expectation is that everyone is professional and that team personnel have an opportunity to speak directly to each other, including having in some cases difficult conversations with each other, but those conversations, those disputes be handled privately,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, December 24, 2020 4:50:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “The expectation is that everyone is professional and that team personnel have an opportunity to speak directly to each other, including having in some cases difficult conversations with each other, but those conversations, those disputes be handled privately,” External link

beaumontenterprise Thursday, December 24, 2020 4:15:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver told : “It goes without saying that in no form or way will we jump the line,” External link

jordantimes Wednesday, December 23, 2020 10:37:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I’ve been asked many times ‘Why are you starting your season now, given the state of the pandemic?’” External link

jordantimes Wednesday, December 23, 2020 10:37:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We do anticipate there will be bumps in the road along the way,” “We’re waiting to see how this plays out before issuing the second half of the season. We know it’s possible we may have to reschedule games along the way” External link

jordantimes Wednesday, December 23, 2020 10:37:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It’s a national ritual of sorts that I hope, personally, isn’t something that’s lost,” “Because there are very few things that bring us together these days. So it’s my expectation that going into the season we’re going to return to the practice that’s been part of this league for many decades, and that is standing for the national anthem” External link

jordantimes Wednesday, December 23, 2020 10:37:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “The expectation is that everyone is professional and that team personnel have an opportunity to speak directly to each other, including having in some cases difficult conversations with each other, but those conversations, those disputes be handled privately,” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, December 23, 2020 9:08:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I wouldn’t be surprised if at some point we have to postpone or reschedule games,” “I believe in the protocols we have in place, but I think until we see what the rhythm of the season is we aren’t going to know how effective it is” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, December 23, 2020 11:38:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It’s an economic issue and it’s a competitive issue for us,” “So, it’s one that we’ll continue to study, but we’re spending a little bit more time on it than we were pre-pandemic” External link

highlandstoday Wednesday, December 23, 2020 11:26:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “One thing wonderful about this league is that while the 30 teams’ goal is to crush each other on the court, off the court they’re business partners,” “I think it’s sort of the secret sauce behind the league’s success over the last decade in particular, sort of a generation of owners who are really fond of each other and want to work to support one another” External link

highlandstoday Wednesday, December 23, 2020 11:26:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "I wouldn't be surprised if at some point we have to postpone or reschedule games," "I believe in the protocols we have in place, but I think until we see what the rhythm of the season is we aren't going to know how effective it is" External link

manilastandardtoday Wednesday, December 23, 2020 8:36:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It’s an economic issue and it’s a competitive issue for us,” “So, it’s one that we’ll continue to study, but we’re spending a little bit more time on it than we were pre-pandemic” External link

beaumontenterprise Wednesday, December 23, 2020 7:39:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I wouldn’t be surprised if at some point we have to postpone or reschedule games,” “I believe in the protocols we have in place, but I think until we see what the rhythm of the season is we aren’t going to know how effective it is” External link

themalaymailonline Wednesday, December 23, 2020 6:56:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "I wouldn't be surprised if at some point we have to postpone or reschedule games," "I believe in the protocols we have in place, but I think until we see what the rhythm of the season is we aren't going to know how effective it is" External link

abs-cbnnews Wednesday, December 23, 2020 6:43:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "I wouldn't be surprised if at some point we have to postpone or reschedule games," "I believe in the protocols we have in place, but I think until we see what the rhythm of the season is we aren't going to know how effective it is" External link

news18 Wednesday, December 23, 2020 6:16:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "I wouldn't be surprised if at some point we have to postpone or reschedule games," "I believe in the protocols we have in place, but I think until we see what the rhythm of the season is we aren't going to know how effective it is" External link

afp-en Wednesday, December 23, 2020 5:34:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It’s sort of the manifest destiny of the league that you expand at some point,” “We’ve been putting a little bit more time into it than we were pre-pandemic. But certainly not to the point that expansion is on the front burner” External link

bostonglobe Wednesday, December 23, 2020 5:06:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “While there is no doubt a role our that our players can play at the appropriate time, and whether it’s in the African-American community in certain cases, whether it’s demonstrating to young people that it’s safe to get the vaccine should our players feel that way, I just think right now, given that there’s limited doses and given that there’s another cohort of people out there who need it much more desperately than young, healthy people, my sense is we should wait,” “But ultimately we’ll follow what the public health officials tell us to do. I know we’ve already had some conversations with public health officials who suggested that there is a role that our players can play in demonstrating to the broader public that it is safe to go ahead and get vaccinated” External link

nytimes Wednesday, December 23, 2020 4:31:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "One thing wonderful about this league is that while the 30 teams’ goal is to crush each other on the court, off the court they’re business partners," "I think it’s sort of the secret sauce behind the league’s success over the last decade in particular, sort of a generation of owners who are really fond of each other and want to work to support one another" External link

fox35orlando Wednesday, December 23, 2020 3:46:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It’s an economic issue and it’s a competitive issue for us,” “So, it’s one that we’ll continue to study, but we’re spending a little bit more time on it than we were pre-pandemic” External link

japantoday Wednesday, December 23, 2020 1:24:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver told : “It goes without saying that in no form or way will we jump the line,” External link

gulf-times Wednesday, December 23, 2020 12:34:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I’ve been asked many times ‘Why are you starting your season now, given the state of the pandemic?’” External link

gulf-times Wednesday, December 23, 2020 12:34:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We do anticipate there will be bumps in the road along the way,” “We’re waiting to see how this plays out before issuing the second half of the season. We know it’s possible we may have to reschedule games along the way” External link

gulf-times Wednesday, December 23, 2020 12:34:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It’s a national ritual of sorts that I hope, personally, isn’t something that’s lost,” “Because there are very few things that bring us together these days. So it’s my expectation that going into the season we’re going to return to the practice that’s been part of this league for many decades, and that is standing for the national anthem” External link

gulf-times Wednesday, December 23, 2020 12:34:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "One thing wonderful about this league is that while the 30 teams' goal is to crush each other on the court, off the court they're business partners," "I think it's sort of the secret sauce behind the league's success over the last decade in particular, sort of a generation of owners who are really fond of each other and want to work to support one another" External link

barrie Tuesday, December 22, 2020 11:23:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "We're confident that we can do it," External link

cnbc Tuesday, December 22, 2020 11:10:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "It's an economic issue, and it's a competitive issue for us," "So, it's one that we'll continue to study, but we're spending a little bit more time on it than we were pre-pandemic" External link

cnbc Tuesday, December 22, 2020 11:10:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "It's a huge priority to get fans back in the arenas," External link

cnbc Tuesday, December 22, 2020 11:10:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "I think I've always said that it's sort of the manifest destiny of the league that you expand at some point," "I'd say it's caused us to maybe dust off some of the analyses on the economic and competitive impacts of expansion. We've been putting a little bit more time into it than we were pre-pandemic. But certainly not to the point that expansion is on the front burner" External link

cnbc Tuesday, December 22, 2020 11:10:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “One thing wonderful about this league is that while the 30 teams’ goal is to crush each other on the court, off the court they’re business partners,” “I think it’s sort of the secret sauce behind the league’s success over the last decade in particular, sort of a generation of owners who are really fond of each other and want to work to support one another” External link

usaToday Tuesday, December 22, 2020 10:25:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “One thing wonderful about this league is that while the 30 teams’ goal is to crush each other on the court, off the court they’re business partners,” “I think it’s sort of the secret sauce behind the league’s success over the last decade in particular, sort of a generation of owners who are really fond of each other and want to work to support one another” External link

eagletribune Tuesday, December 22, 2020 10:19:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “One thing wonderful about this league is that while the 30 teams’ goal is to crush each other on the court, off the court they’re business partners,” “I think it’s sort of the secret sauce behind the league’s success over the last decade in particular, sort of a generation of owners who are really fond of each other and want to work to support one another” External link

kiro7 Tuesday, December 22, 2020 10:19:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “One thing wonderful about this league is that while the 30 teams’ goal is to crush each other on the court, off the court they’re business partners,” “I think it’s sort of the secret sauce behind the league’s success over the last decade in particular, sort of a generation of owners who are really fond of each other and want to work to support one another” External link

click2houston Tuesday, December 22, 2020 10:17:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “One thing wonderful about this league is that while the 30 teams’ goal is to crush each other on the court, off the court they’re business partners,” “I think it’s sort of the secret sauce behind the league’s success over the last decade in particular, sort of a generation of owners who are really fond of each other and want to work to support one another” External link

seattlepi Tuesday, December 22, 2020 10:10:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "We do anticipate there will be bumps in the road along the way," "We're waiting to see how this plays out before issuing the second half of the season. We know it's possible we may have to reschedule games along the way" External link

Hindu Tuesday, December 22, 2020 9:02:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "It's sort of the manifest destiny of the league that you expand at some point," External link

usaToday Tuesday, December 22, 2020 4:22:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "We're very appreciative of the markets that have indicated an interest in having an NBA team," "One of the issues for the league office, and this comes up all the time in terms of competitiveness, it's not a secret that we don't have 30 competitive teams at any given time right now when you go into the season, measured by likelihood of ability to win a championship" External link

usaToday Tuesday, December 22, 2020 4:22:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I think I’ve always said that it’s sort of the manifest destiny of the league that you expand at some point,” “I’d say it’s caused us to maybe dust off some of the analyses on the economic and competitive impacts of expansion. We’ve been putting a little bit more time into it than we were pre-pandemic, but certainly not to the point that expansion is on the front burner” External link

bworldcom Tuesday, December 22, 2020 3:42:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “You know, we’re very appreciative of the markets that have indicated an interest in having an NBA team,” “One of the issues for the league office, and this comes up all the time in terms of competitiveness, it’s not a secret that we don’t have 30 competitive teams at any given time right now when you go into the season, measured by likelihood of ability to win a championship” External link

bworldcom Tuesday, December 22, 2020 3:42:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It’s an economic issue and it’s a competitive issue for us,” “So, it’s one that we’ll continue to study, but we’re spending a little bit more time on it than we were pre-pandemic” External link

bworldcom Tuesday, December 22, 2020 3:42:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "I think I've always said that it's sort of the manifest destiny of the league that you expand at some point," "I'd say it's caused us to maybe dust off some of the analyses on the economic and competitive impacts of expansion. We've been putting a little bit more time into it than we were pre-pandemic. But certainly not to the point that expansion is on the front burner" External link

abs-cbnnews Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:45:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "You know, we're very appreciative of the markets that have indicated an interest in having an NBA team," "One of the issues for the league office, and this comes up all the time in terms of competitiveness, it's not a secret that we don't have 30 competitive teams at any given time right now when you go into the season, measured by likelihood of ability to win a championship" External link

abs-cbnnews Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:45:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "It's an economic issue and it's a competitive issue for us," "So it's one that we'll continue to study, but we're spending a little bit more time on it than we were pre-pandemic" External link

abs-cbnnews Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:45:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver told : “It goes without saying that in no form or way will we jump the line,” External link

guardian-ng Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:44:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I’ve been asked many times ‘Why are you starting your season now, given the state of the pandemic?'” External link

guardian-ng Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:44:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We do anticipate there will be bumps in the road along the way,” “We’re waiting to see how this plays out before issuing the second half of the season. We know it’s possible we may have to reschedule games along the way” External link

guardian-ng Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:44:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It’s a national ritual of sorts that I hope, personally, isn’t something that’s lost,” “Because there are very few things that bring us together these days. So it’s my expectation that going into the season we’re going to return to the practice that’s been part of this league for many decades, and that is standing for the national anthem” External link

guardian-ng Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:44:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver told : “It goes without saying that in no form or way will we jump the line,” External link

ngrguardiannews Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:24:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I’ve been asked many times ‘Why are you starting your season now, given the state of the pandemic?'” External link

ngrguardiannews Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:24:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We do anticipate there will be bumps in the road along the way,” “We’re waiting to see how this plays out before issuing the second half of the season. We know it’s possible we may have to reschedule games along the way” External link

ngrguardiannews Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:24:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It’s a national ritual of sorts that I hope, personally, isn’t something that’s lost,” “Because there are very few things that bring us together these days. So it’s my expectation that going into the season we’re going to return to the practice that’s been part of this league for many decades, and that is standing for the national anthem” External link

ngrguardiannews Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:24:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It’s an economic issue and it’s a competitive issue for us,” “So, it’s one that we’ll continue to study, but we’re spending a little bit more time on it than we were pre-pandemic” External link

eagletribune Tuesday, December 22, 2020 11:47:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It’s an economic issue and it’s a competitive issue for us,” “So, it’s one that we’ll continue to study, but we’re spending a little bit more time on it than we were pre-pandemic” External link

usaToday Tuesday, December 22, 2020 10:47:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I’ve been asked many times, ‘Why are you starting your season now, given the current state of the pandemic?’” External link

dailynews Tuesday, December 22, 2020 5:52:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said ( about Association ) : “It’s a fair question. The short answer is that we’re comfortable with the health and safety protocols that we’ve designed in consultation with the Players Association and our medical experts,” External link

dailynews Tuesday, December 22, 2020 5:52:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Six of our teams will be beginning the season at least with some fans, and it’s my sense that we’re going to learn a lot once we have regular-season games with fans there,” External link

dailynews Tuesday, December 22, 2020 5:52:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “As you might imagine, we have lots of alternative plans in the drawers, and depending on how this goes, we’ll look at other alternatives if we need to,” External link

dailynews Tuesday, December 22, 2020 5:52:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I’ve acknowledged it was a mixed sort of health and safety and economic decision to start our season – meaning that health and safety have always been our highest priority,” “The decision tree that we will look at in terms of suspending the season will be solely a health and safety one. If, at any point, we no longer believe that it is responsible to play, we will halt the season” External link

dailynews Tuesday, December 22, 2020 5:52:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "I think we are prepared for isolated cases; in fact, based on what we’ve seen in the preseason, based on watching other leagues operating outside a bubble, unfortunately, it seems somewhat inevitable," "We’re prepared for all contingencies" External link

foxnews Tuesday, December 22, 2020 5:39:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "Tens of thousands of people rely on our league and its related businesses for their livelihoods," "We also feel a responsibility to our fans. People continue to look at sports as a break from the challenges of the pandemic and as a small reminder of what life was like before COVID-19. ... It’s a piece of life I feel we’re able to get back, for the time being" External link

foxnews Tuesday, December 22, 2020 5:39:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver déclaré : «Il est hors de question qu'on passe devant les autres. Nous attendrons notre tour pour l'accès au vaccin» External link

journaldemontreal Tuesday, December 22, 2020 5:16:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Tens of thousands of people rely on our league and its related businesses for their livelihoods, we also feel a responsibility to our fans,” “People continue to look at sports as a break from the challenges of the pandemic and as a small reminder of what life was like before COVID 19 — well, to the extent that games without fans approximate what is normalcy” External link

TorontoStar Tuesday, December 22, 2020 4:36:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver told : “It goes without saying that in no form or way will we jump the line,” External link

themalaymailonline Tuesday, December 22, 2020 4:36:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I've been asked many times 'Why are you starting your season now, given the state of the pandemic?'” External link

themalaymailonline Tuesday, December 22, 2020 4:36:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We do anticipate there will be bumps in the road along the way,” “We're waiting to see how this plays out before issuing the second half of the season. We know it's possible we may have to reschedule games along the way” External link

themalaymailonline Tuesday, December 22, 2020 4:36:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It's a national ritual of sorts that I hope, personally, isn't something that's lost,” “Because there are very few things that bring us together these days. So it's my expectation that going into the season we're going to return to the practice that's been part of this league for many decades, and that is standing for the national anthem” External link

themalaymailonline Tuesday, December 22, 2020 4:36:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It goes without saying that in no form or way will we jump the line,” External link

usaToday Tuesday, December 22, 2020 3:57:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I think we are prepared for isolated cases; in fact, based on what we’ve seen in the preseason, based on watching other leagues operating outside a bubble, unfortunately, it seems somewhat inevitable,” “We’re prepared for all contingencies” External link

click2houston Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:54:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “In no form or way will we jump the line,” External link

click2houston Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:54:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We do anticipate that there will be bumps in the road along the way,” External link

click2houston Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:54:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I think there’s also been in a new awakening among the players in the league as to the impact they can have when they use the platforms they have to speak out on issues that are important to them,” “So, I think it’s a combination of the collective action that the league will be taking together with its players and coaches, and on top of that players realizing the enormous reach they have with their voices” External link

click2houston Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:54:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Tens of thousands of people rely on our league and its related businesses for their livelihoods,” “We also feel a responsibility to our fans. People continue to look at sports as a break from the challenges of the pandemic and as a small reminder of what life was like before COVID-19. ... It’s a piece of life I feel we’re able to get back, for the time being” External link

click2houston Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:54:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We take due process incredibly seriously in this league,” External link

dailynews Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:48:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver told : "It goes without saying that in no form or way will we jump the line," External link

yahoo-au Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:39:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "I've been asked many times 'Why are you starting your season now, given the state of the pandemic?'" External link

yahoo-au Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:39:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "We do anticipate there will be bumps in the road along the way," "We're waiting to see how this plays out before issuing the second half of the season. We know it's possible we may have to reschedule games along the way" External link

yahoo-au Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:39:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "It's a national ritual of sorts that I hope, personally, isn't something that's lost," "Because there are very few things that bring us together these days. So it's my expectation that going into the season we're going to return to the practice that's been part of this league for many decades, and that is standing for the national anthem" External link

yahoo-au Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:39:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We do anticipate that there will be bumps in the road along the way,” External link

seattlepi Tuesday, December 22, 2020 1:44:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I think there’s also been in a new awakening among the players in the league as to the impact they can have when they use the platforms they have to speak out on issues that are important to them,” “So, I think it’s a combination of the collective action that the league will be taking together with its players and coaches, and on top of that players realizing the enormous reach they have with their voices” External link

seattlepi Tuesday, December 22, 2020 1:44:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I think there’s also been in a new awakening among the players in the league as to the impact they can have when they use the platforms they have to speak out on issues that are important to them,” “So, I think it’s a combination of the collective action that the league will be taking together with its players and coaches, and on top of that players realizing the enormous reach they have with their voices” External link

kiro7 Tuesday, December 22, 2020 1:13:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “we’re going to be better off getting into January” External link

masslive Tuesday, December 8, 2020 6:29:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said ( about Kyrie Irving ) : “Kyrie and I went to the same college,” External link

forbes Saturday, December 5, 2020 1:57:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver explained : “I’m smoking a lot of pot, because I have a lot of anxiety. And I’m struggling,” “Last part of this, I think when we change our policy, we have to be very careful, because clearly we’re going to be sending a message to a lot of young people. And at the end of the day, I think we all agree that, whether or not marijuana is a legal substance, just like with alcohol, you still have to teach young people how to use a substance like that appropriately and responsibly and so it doesn’t overwhelm your life. So, it’s a complicated issue” External link

eurweb Friday, December 4, 2020 8:44:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver afirmou : "Embora estejamos desapontados com o fato do NBA All-Star Game não acontecer em Indianápolis em 2021, estamos ansiosos para que os Pacers e a cidade recebam o jogo e todos os eventos em 2024" External link

bemparana Wednesday, November 25, 2020 11:13:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "We already have rules on the books," External link

usaToday Friday, November 20, 2020 7:39:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver afirmou ( about Sao ) : “É como no final de um filme que começam os créditos e eles ficam rolando, rolando… São trabalhadores essenciais. As pessoas que fazem os nossos testes todos os dias, medem nossa temperatura, limpam nossos quartos, mantêm essas instalações, os motoristas…” External link

noticias-r7 Friday, October 9, 2020 5:03:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver afirmou : “A sensação é de orgulho de termos conseguido mesmo diante de muitos obstáculos e em um momento em que todos precisam disso” External link

noticias-r7 Friday, October 9, 2020 5:03:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver dit : "Je comprends les gens qui disent: je suis avec vous, mais je veux voir un match de basket" External link

france24 Thursday, October 8, 2020 12:41:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver dit : «Je comprends les gens qui disent: je suis avec vous, mais je veux voir un match de basket» External link

la-croix Thursday, October 8, 2020 11:48:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver uvedl : "Naším cílem pro příští sezonu je odehrát standardní sezonu - 82 zápasů a play off. Cílem je hrát zápasy v domácích arénách před fanoušky. Pořád toho ale musíme spoustu vyřešit," External link

ceskenoviny-en Wednesday, September 23, 2020 12:18:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver připustil : "Velmi pravděpodobně bude tato přestávka trvat minimálně 30 dnů. Nemáme dostatek informací na to, abychom mohli být v tomto ohledu přesnější," External link

ceskenoviny-en Friday, March 13, 2020 1:05:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver řekl : "Zda je možné, že sezona zůstane nedohraná? Samozřejmě, že i to je možné. Opravdu nevím více, v tuto chvíli můžeme jen čekat. I kdybychom zastavili ligu na měsíc, i kdyby to trvalo šest týdnů... Bylo by zatím předčasné tvrdit, že už jsme sezonu ztratili," External link

ceskenoviny-en Friday, March 13, 2020 1:05:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver řekl ( about Kobe Bryant ) : "Kobe Bryant je synonymem Utkání hvězd a ztělesňuje ducha této globální oslavy našeho sportu," External link

ceskenoviny-en Sunday, February 16, 2020 12:27:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver amesema ( about Kobe Bryant ) : "Familia ya NBA imefadhaika sana na msiba huu mzito wa Kobe Bryant na binti yake Gianna," External link

bbc-swahili Monday, January 27, 2020 11:59:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver řekl : "Každý člen rodiny NBA těží z Davidových vizí, štědrosti a inspirace," External link

ceskenoviny-en Thursday, January 2, 2020 1:38:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver dijo : “Obviamente, dejamos en claro que el gobierno chino, las partes con las que tratamos, gobierno y sector empresarial, nos pidieron que fuera despedido” External link

wsoctv Friday, October 18, 2019 4:57:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver declaró : “Sentí que habíamos logrado un enorme progreso en términos de crear intercambios culturales con el pueblo chino” “Una vez más, lamento que se haya perdido tanto. Y ni siquiera estoy seguro que es lo que sigue” External link

wsoctv Friday, October 18, 2019 4:57:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver dijo : “Queríamos dejar absolutamente en claro que los valores de la NBA, estos valores estadounidenses - somos una empresa estadounidense - nos acompañan a donde vayamos, y uno de estos valores es la libre expresión” “Queríamos asegurarnos que todos entiendan que estamos a favor de la libre expresión” External link

wsoctv Friday, October 18, 2019 4:57:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver uvedl : "Je nevyhnutelné, že lidé z opačných konců světa - včetně Spojených států a Číny - mají na různá témata různé názory. Úlohou NBA není tyto rozdíly posuzovat," External link

ceskenoviny-en Wednesday, October 9, 2019 1:41:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver dijo ( about Yao Ming ) : “Confío reunirme con Yao Ming y poder tener un acuerdo” External link

wsoctv Tuesday, October 8, 2019 11:59:00 PM EAT



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Lebron James said ( about Adam Silver ) : “Obviously, I saw Adam had his comments about the vaccination,” “But things like that, when you decide to do something, that’s a conversation between you and your family and not for everybody. I’ll keep it that way” External link

kiro7 Monday, March 15, 2021 12:33:00 AM EAT

Lebron James said ( about Adam Silver ) : “Obviously, I saw Adam had his comments about the vaccination,” “But things like that, when you decide to do something, that’s a conversation between you and your family and not for everybody. I’ll keep it that way” External link

ABCnews Sunday, March 14, 2021 11:27:00 PM EAT

Lebron James said ( about Adam Silver ) : "That's a conversation that my family and I will have. Pretty much keep that to a private thing," "Obviously I saw [NBA commissioner Adam Silver] had his comments about the vaccination. But things like that, when you decide to do something, that's a conversation between you and your family and not for everybody. I'll keep it that way" External link

CBSnews Tuesday, March 9, 2021 3:00:00 AM EAT

Marsha Blackburn told ( about Adam Silver ) : “Commissioner Silver cut a deal to air NBA games on the same station that regularly broadcasts Communist propaganda and forced prisoner confessions,” External link

theepochtimes Saturday, March 6, 2021 6:26:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said ( about Adam Silver ) : “Commissioner Silver needs to come clean—did he agree to censor players’ free speech to return to Chinese state-run airwaves?” External link

theepochtimes Saturday, March 6, 2021 6:26:00 AM EAT

Michael Malone said ( about Adam Silver ) : “That's something I think the NBA, starting with Adam Silver, to our players and coaches has done a tremendous job of, is constantly show(ing) how unified we are in this fight for justice,” External link

gazette Friday, January 8, 2021 9:49:00 AM EAT

Ryan Smyth told ( about Adam Silver ) : “Adam (Silver, the NBA commissioner) told me straight up when we called him,” External link

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Adam Silver said ( about Association ) : “George Floyd’s murder was a flash point for how we look at race and justice in our country, and we are pleased that justice appears to have been served. But we also recognize that there is much work to be done and the National Basketball Association and the National Basketball Players Association, together with our newly-formed Social Justice Coalition, will redouble our efforts to advocate for meaningful change in the areas of criminal justice and policing” External link

usaToday Wednesday, April 21, 2021 1:41:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "Right now we operate under this so-called work quarantine protocol, where players are largely only going between their homes and the arenas," External link

foxnews Wednesday, March 31, 2021 9:57:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "My sense is there will be some sort of return to normalcy," External link

newsweek-USA Tuesday, March 30, 2021 9:12:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “He was a leading activist during the height of the civil rights movement in the 1950s and 1960s and an influential voice among his fellow players,” External link

ara-reuters Tuesday, March 23, 2021 4:10:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "Right now we operate under this so-called work quarantine protocol, where players are largely only going between their homes and the arenas," "Once they get vaccinated, they'll be able to do more in their communities. That's something we've already begun talking to the players association about. So, there will be some real advantages and benefits to getting vaccinated for the players" External link

hammondstar Friday, March 19, 2021 11:06:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Right now we operate under this so-called work quarantine protocol, where players are largely only going between their homes and the arenas,” “Once they get vaccinated, they’ll be able to do more in their communities. That’s something we’ve already begun talking to the players association about. So, there will be some real advantages and benefits to getting vaccinated for the players” External link

missoulian Friday, March 19, 2021 1:59:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Right now we operate under this so-called work quarantine protocol, where players are largely only going between their homes and the arenas,” “Once they get vaccinated, they’ll be able to do more in their communities. That’s something we’ve already begun talking to the players association about. So, there will be some real advantages and benefits to getting vaccinated for the players” External link

eagletribune Thursday, March 18, 2021 7:01:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Right now we operate under this so-called work quarantine protocol, where players are largely only going between their homes and the arenas,” “Once they get vaccinated, they’ll be able to do more in their communities. That’s something we’ve already begun talking to the players association about. So, there will be some real advantages and benefits to getting vaccinated for the players” External link

click2houston Thursday, March 18, 2021 6:42:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "Meyers Leonard's comment was inexcusable and hurtful and such an offensive term has no place in the NBA or in our society," External link

upi Thursday, March 18, 2021 4:13:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Meyers Leonard’s comment was inexcusable and hurtful and such an offensive term has no place in the NBA or in our society,” External link

click2houston Wednesday, March 17, 2021 10:56:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Meyers Leonard’s comment was inexcusable and hurtful and such an offensive term has no place in the NBA or in our society,” External link

huffingtonpost-us-en Tuesday, March 16, 2021 6:49:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We have further communicated to Meyers that derogatory comments like this will not be tolerated and that he will be expected to uphold the core values of our league — equality, tolerance, inclusion and respect — at all times moving forward,” External link

huffingtonpost-us-en Tuesday, March 16, 2021 6:49:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "I think ultimately these are personal decisions that players need to make, just like everyone in our communities need to make," External link

arkansasonline Monday, March 15, 2021 11:16:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I think ultimately these are personal decisions that players need to make, just like everyone in our communities need to make,” External link

Stuff Monday, March 15, 2021 4:32:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Many of our players have had to sit out not because they tested positive but because they were required to quarantine because of a close contact,” External link

Stuff Monday, March 15, 2021 4:32:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I think ultimately these are personal decisions that players need to make, just like everyone in our communities need to make,” External link

kiro7 Monday, March 15, 2021 12:33:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Many of our players have had to sit out not because they tested positive but because they were required to quarantine because of a close contact,” External link

kiro7 Monday, March 15, 2021 12:33:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I think ultimately these are personal decisions that players need to make, just like everyone in our communities need to make,” External link

ABCnews Sunday, March 14, 2021 11:27:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Many of our players have had to sit out not because they tested positive but because they were required to quarantine because of a close contact,” External link

ABCnews Sunday, March 14, 2021 11:27:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It was part of the reason why we’re here in Atlanta,” “This was an opportunity to focus on the HBCUs” External link

thegrio Saturday, March 13, 2021 11:10:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said ( about Glen Taylor ) : "He did have some discussions with groups about potentially buying the franchise, and I think Glen has waffled over the years," "I think he both loves owning the Timberwolves and being part of the league, and at the same time, he's sort of looking out to the future and trying to be responsible for his family and community in terms of next-generation ownership" External link

cnbc Saturday, March 13, 2021 1:16:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I think it’s generally good for the community to have optionality” External link

WashingtonPost Friday, March 12, 2021 8:10:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "Yesterday, he spoke to representatives of the Anti-Defamation League to better understand the impact of his words and we accept that he is genuinely remorseful. We have further communicated to Meyers that derogatory comments like this will not be tolerated and that he will be expected to uphold the core values of our league equality, tolerance, inclusion and respect at all times moving forward," External link

CBSnews Friday, March 12, 2021 6:43:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "Meyers Leonard's comment was inexcusable and hurtful and such an offensive term has no place in the NBA or in our society," External link

wptv Friday, March 12, 2021 1:56:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver told : “I think ultimately these are personal decisions that players need to make, just like everyone in our communities need to make,” External link

tribuneonline Thursday, March 11, 2021 11:12:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Meyers Leonard’s comment was inexcusable and hurtful and such an offensive term has no place in the NBA or in our society,” External link

ABCnews Thursday, March 11, 2021 8:57:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We have further communicated to Meyers that derogatory comments like this will not be tolerated and that he will be expected to uphold the core values of our league — equality, tolerance, inclusion and respect — at all times moving forward,” External link

ABCnews Thursday, March 11, 2021 8:57:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Meyers Leonard’s comment was inexcusable and hurtful and such an offensive term has no place in the NBA or in our society,” External link

click2houston Thursday, March 11, 2021 8:53:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We have further communicated to Meyers that derogatory comments like this will not be tolerated and that he will be expected to uphold the core values of our league — equality, tolerance, inclusion and respect — at all times moving forward,” External link

click2houston Thursday, March 11, 2021 8:53:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I think it’s generally good for the community to have optionality” External link

WashingtonPost Thursday, March 11, 2021 8:13:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said ( about Lebron James ) : "It would be incredibly hypocritical of me to say to LeBron that you should speak out on issues that are important to you, but not ones when you're critical of the league," "We're all part of a community. I respect him and his point of view. Also, at the same time, I appreciate his professionalism. If you had a chance to see him, as captain and general manager of his team, proceed with the draft, he did it in good humor. He took it very seriously" External link

chinadaily Thursday, March 11, 2021 5:38:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver told : "I think ultimately these are personal decisions that players need to make, just like everyone in our communities need to make," External link

yahoo-au Thursday, March 11, 2021 12:40:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I’m fairly optimistic at this point that we will be able to start on time,” External link

tribuneonline Wednesday, March 10, 2021 10:04:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I’m fairly optimistic at this point that we will be able to start on time,” External link

kuwaittimes Wednesday, March 10, 2021 6:03:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “First of all, in terms of the data, which we obviously look very closely at, there’s nothing aberrational happening, whether in terms of accuracy of calls or number of technicals on the floor,” External link

rappler Wednesday, March 10, 2021 11:56:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "I'm fairly optimistic at this point that we will be able to start on time," External link

abs-cbnnews Wednesday, March 10, 2021 9:22:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "I'm fairly optimistic at this point that we will be able to start on time," External link

yahoo-au Wednesday, March 10, 2021 4:59:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "I'm fairly optimistic at this point that we will be able to start on time," External link

afp-en Wednesday, March 10, 2021 4:30:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "It would be incredibly hypocritical of me to say to LeBron that you should speak out on issues that are important to you, but not ones when you’re critical of the league," "We’re all part of a community. I respect him and his point of view. Also, at the same time, I appreciate his professionalism. If you had a chance to see him, as captain and general manager of his team, proceed with the draft, he did it in good humor. He took it very seriously" External link

foxnews Tuesday, March 9, 2021 11:56:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said ( about Lebron James ) : “It would be incredibly hypocritical of me to say to LeBron that you should speak out on issues that are important to you, but not ones when you’re critical of the league,” “We’re all part of a community. I respect him and his point of view. Also, at the same time, I appreciate his professionalism. If you had a chance to see him, as captain and general manager of his team, proceed with the draft, he did it in good humor. He took it very seriously” External link

eagletribune Tuesday, March 9, 2021 11:30:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “My hunch is that most players ultimately will choose to get vaccinated. They have to make personal decisions at the end of the day,” External link

eurweb Tuesday, March 9, 2021 4:00:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “In the African American community, there’s been enormously disparate impact from COVID … but now, somewhat perversely, there’s been enormous resistance [to vaccinations] in the African American community for understandable historical reasons,” External link

eurweb Tuesday, March 9, 2021 4:00:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "It would have been a bigger deal not to have it," External link

Hindu Tuesday, March 9, 2021 3:03:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "My hunch is that most players ultimately will choose to get vaccinated," External link

CBSnews Tuesday, March 9, 2021 3:00:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver dijo : “Haremos un progreso adicional si los jugadores se vacunan, pero ciertamente no es requerido que todos lo hagan” “También veo que el número real de personas que se vacunan en Estados Unidos está creciendo y que en las encuestas de opinión la gente está cada vez más dispuesta a vacunarse” External link

orlandosentinel Tuesday, March 9, 2021 12:34:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver manifestó : “Los esfuerzos de educación, están en curso” External link

orlandosentinel Tuesday, March 9, 2021 12:34:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It would have been a bigger deal not to have it,” External link

gulf-times Monday, March 8, 2021 10:45:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It would have been a bigger deal not to have it,” “I know that some players have made public comments suggesting they’d rather not be at All-Star. Many have told me directly they’re thrilled to be All-Stars” External link

tribuneonline Monday, March 8, 2021 9:47:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It would have been a bigger deal not to have it,” “I know that some players have made public comments suggesting they’d rather not be at All-Star. Many have told me directly they’re thrilled to be All-Stars. It should be judged, when people are looking back, as to what this meant to them as opposed to what some of the initial reactions were from the players” External link

taipeitimes Monday, March 8, 2021 8:19:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “There are no ongoing discussions right now at the league office” External link

eurweb Monday, March 8, 2021 8:17:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It would have been a bigger deal not to have it,” “I know that some players have made public comments suggesting they’d rather not be at All-Star. Many have told me directly they’re thrilled to be All-Stars. It should be judged, when people are looking back, as to what this meant to them as opposed to what some of the initial reactions were from the players” External link

kuwaittimes Monday, March 8, 2021 5:35:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "It has more to do with the larger brand value of the NBA," External link

readingeagle Monday, March 8, 2021 1:34:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It would have been a bigger deal not to have it,” External link

themalaymailonline Monday, March 8, 2021 11:42:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It would have been a bigger deal not to have it,” External link

tribuneonline Monday, March 8, 2021 10:23:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "It would have been a bigger deal not to have it," External link

afp-en Monday, March 8, 2021 8:43:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It would have been a bigger deal not to have (the all-star game),” External link

TorontoStar Monday, March 8, 2021 5:54:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "My hunch is that most players ultimately will choose to get vaccinated," "They have to make personal decisions at the end of the day" External link

foxnews Monday, March 8, 2021 5:01:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It’s my job to look out for the overall interest of the league,” External link

nytimes Monday, March 8, 2021 1:36:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said ( about Lebron James ) : “It would be incredibly hypocritical of me to tell LeBron you should speak out on issues that are important to you, but not ones when you are critical of the league,” “We’re all part of a community. I respect him and his point of view. But at the same time, I also appreciate his professionalism” External link

usaToday Monday, March 8, 2021 1:03:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “He did it in good humor and took it very seriously,” “My sense is he’s going to be here as he always is as a top-notch professional and engaged in the game. So I respect his point of view, but it can be issues that can be worked out within the family, so to speak” External link

usaToday Monday, March 8, 2021 1:03:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I haven’t made a secret that economic interests aren’t a factor,” “When I say economic interests are a factor, it has less to do with the economics of one Sunday night on TNT in the United States. It has more to do with the larger brand value of the NBA and the fact that this is our No. 1 fan engagement event of the year” External link

usaToday Monday, March 8, 2021 1:03:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Ultimately these are personal decisions that players need to make,” External link

usaToday Monday, March 8, 2021 1:03:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “My hunch is that most players ultimately will choose to get vaccinated,” External link

usaToday Monday, March 8, 2021 1:03:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said ( about Association ) : “The CDC has already announced when you get vaccinated, you don’t need to quarantine as a close contact. As you know, many of our players have had to sit out not because they tested positive but because they were required to quarantine because of a close contact,” “In addition, right now as we operate under this so-called work quarantine protocol, where players are largely only going between their homes and the arenas, once they get vaccinated they’ll be able to do more in their communities. That’s something we’ve already begun talking to the Players Association about” External link

usaToday Monday, March 8, 2021 1:03:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “there is no player that I am aware of that has been vaccinated yet” External link

usaToday Monday, March 8, 2021 1:03:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Roughly half of our teams have fans in the arena right now, and if vaccines continue on the pace they are and they continue to be effective as they have been against the virus and its variants, we’re hopeful we’ll have relatively full arenas next season as well,” External link

usaToday Monday, March 8, 2021 1:03:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We wanted those players who wanted to participate in the Olympics to do so, but in addition, we realized if we’re going to get back on cycle and the players were going to get the appropriate down time before the season began, we didn’t want to go deep into the summer or fall as we did last season,” External link

usaToday Monday, March 8, 2021 1:03:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "We know that the teams very much value it as an opportunity to see undrafted players and also to get some of the drafted players some time on the court," "This is going to be a very difficult draft for our teams abbreviated college season, not the same opportunity to scout and visit with players as they’ve had historically. I think we’re going to end up as some combination of maybe an abbreviated Summer League, mini-camps and other opportunities. I’m increasing hopeful we’ll be able to put together some of those events" External link

usaToday Monday, March 8, 2021 1:03:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “There are no ongoing discussions right now at the league office about changing the logo,” External link

usaToday Monday, March 8, 2021 1:03:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It’s going to take certainly more than what we’re doing now,” “We’ve made progress over the years. But we’re constantly looking at how we can do better” External link

usaToday Monday, March 8, 2021 1:03:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I don’t think there are any quick fixes,” “I think we want to appropriately respect everyone that is involved. There’s no coach that I know that wants to get hired based on their skin color, but they want a fair opportunity. Part of that is ensuring that we’re developing coaches appropriately in the pipeline and they’re getting the right opportunities to interview and the right opportunities to network as other coaches have historically done. I don’t doubt there’s more work to be done” External link

usaToday Monday, March 8, 2021 1:03:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver told : "The players will be only at the hotel and the arena, and there will be no other events other than essentially a made-for-tv show coming out of the State Farm Arena," External link

wrcbtv Monday, March 8, 2021 12:32:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “First of all, no plans yet to travel for next season,” External link

thestarkenya Monday, March 8, 2021 12:09:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I don’t rule anything out just because one thing we’ve all come to understand over the last year is that the virus is firmly in charge,” External link

thestarkenya Monday, March 8, 2021 12:09:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver told : "The players will be only at the hotel and the arena, and there will be no other events other than essentially a made-for-tv show coming out of the State Farm Arena," External link

fox10tv Sunday, March 7, 2021 10:27:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver told : "The players will be only at the hotel and the arena, and there will be no other events other than essentially a made-for-tv show coming out of the State Farm Arena," External link

foxcarolina Sunday, March 7, 2021 7:51:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Roughly half of our teams have fans in their arenas right now and if vaccines continue on the pace they are, and they continue to be as effective as they have been against the virus and its variants, we’re hopeful that we’ll have relatively full arenas next season as well,” External link

kuwaittimes Sunday, March 7, 2021 5:38:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I’m fairly optimistic, at this point, that we will be able to start on time,” External link

kuwaittimes Sunday, March 7, 2021 5:38:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Last season and this season has required a significant investment on the part of the team owners,” External link

kuwaittimes Sunday, March 7, 2021 5:38:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “One thing we’ve all come to understand over the last year is that the virus is firmly in charge,” External link

kuwaittimes Sunday, March 7, 2021 5:38:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “First of all, no plans yet to travel for next season,” External link

wsau Sunday, March 7, 2021 4:26:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I don’t rule anything out just because one thing we’ve all come to understand over the last year is that the virus is firmly in charge,” External link

wsau Sunday, March 7, 2021 4:26:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “First of all, no plans yet to travel for next season,” External link

bworldcom Sunday, March 7, 2021 1:33:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I don’t rule anything out just because one thing we’ve all come to understand over the last year is that the virus is firmly in charge,” External link

bworldcom Sunday, March 7, 2021 1:33:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “The exposure, I think, will be incredibly valuable,” External link

dailyjournal Sunday, March 7, 2021 1:31:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver prohlásil : "Pro příští ročník není mezinárodní cestování v plánu. Ale záměr je přiblížit sezonu takzvaně normálu, jak jen to bude možné," External link

ceskenoviny-en Sunday, March 7, 2021 12:35:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver dodal : "Bude to na osobním rozhodnutí každého. Můj názor ale je, že se většina naočkovat nechá," External link

ceskenoviny-en Sunday, March 7, 2021 12:35:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “First of all, no plans yet to travel for next season,” External link

ara-reuters Sunday, March 7, 2021 11:31:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I don’t rule anything out just because one thing we’ve all come to understand over the last year is that the virus is firmly in charge,” External link

ara-reuters Sunday, March 7, 2021 11:31:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "First of all, no plans yet to travel for next season," External link

wsau Sunday, March 7, 2021 6:06:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "I don't rule anything out just because one thing we've all come to understand over the last year is that the virus is firmly in charge," External link

wsau Sunday, March 7, 2021 6:06:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I don’t rule anything out just because one thing we’ve all come to understand over the last year is that the virus is firmly in charge,” External link

bostonglobe Sunday, March 7, 2021 4:12:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Between last year and this year, we’re looking at considerable losses,” External link

bostonglobe Sunday, March 7, 2021 4:12:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It’s my job to look out for the overall interest of the league,” External link

bostonglobe Sunday, March 7, 2021 4:12:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I don’t think that every player certainly needs to be vaccinated for fans to come back. I mean, that’s not anything that the health authorities have suggested to us,” External link

bostonglobe Sunday, March 7, 2021 4:12:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "Roughly half of our teams have fans in their arenas right now and if vaccines continue on the pace they are, and they continue to be as effective as they have been against the virus and its variants, we're hopeful that we'll have relatively full arenas next season as well," External link

channelnewsasia Sunday, March 7, 2021 4:10:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "I'm fairly optimistic, at this point, that we will be able to start on time," External link

channelnewsasia Sunday, March 7, 2021 4:10:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "Last season and this season has required a significant investment on the part of the team owners," External link

channelnewsasia Sunday, March 7, 2021 4:10:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "One thing we've all come to understand over the last year is that the virus is firmly in charge," External link

channelnewsasia Sunday, March 7, 2021 4:10:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I’m fairly optimistic, at this point, that we will be able to start on time,” External link

gazette Sunday, March 7, 2021 3:28:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "Roughly half of our teams have fans in their arenas right now and if vaccines continue on the pace they are, and they continue to be as effective as they have been against the virus and its variants, we're hopeful that we'll have relatively full arenas next season as well," External link

afp-en Sunday, March 7, 2021 2:31:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "I'm fairly optimistic, at this point, that we will be able to start on time," External link

afp-en Sunday, March 7, 2021 2:31:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "Last season and this season has required a significant investment on the part of the team owners," External link

afp-en Sunday, March 7, 2021 2:31:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "One thing we've all come to understand over the last year is that the virus is firmly in charge," External link

afp-en Sunday, March 7, 2021 2:31:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I’m fairly optimistic, at this point, that we will be able to start on time,” External link

kiro7 Sunday, March 7, 2021 1:36:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I’m fairly optimistic, at this point, that we will be able to start on time,” External link

click2houston Sunday, March 7, 2021 1:16:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “All-Star is part of our league. It's no different than all the other games we play,” External link

click2houston Saturday, March 6, 2021 11:14:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “All-Star is part of our league. It's no different than all the other games we play,” External link

kiro7 Saturday, March 6, 2021 11:01:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver told : "I do feel it's important to say to your viewers that there will be nothing that we'll be doing in Atlanta, unfortunately, that's open to the public," External link

foxcarolina Saturday, March 6, 2021 4:29:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "At the end of the day, he expressed his point of view but then, of course, he knows the fans want to see him and he's going to be there as the captain of his team," External link

foxcarolina Saturday, March 6, 2021 4:29:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said ( about Adam Silver ) : “Commissioner Silver needs to come clean—did he agree to censor players’ free speech to return to Chinese state-run airwaves?” External link

theepochtimes Saturday, March 6, 2021 6:26:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "There were obviously those who thought we shouldn't play without fans, thought we shouldn't play in the bubble," External link

chinadaily Friday, March 5, 2021 4:36:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “There’s nothing that’s risk-free,” External link

dailyjournal Tuesday, March 2, 2021 7:58:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “There’s nothing that’s risk-free,” External link

TorontoStar Tuesday, March 2, 2021 12:24:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “There’s nothing that’s risk-free,” External link

gazette Tuesday, March 2, 2021 11:45:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “There’s nothing that’s risk-free,” External link

680news Tuesday, March 2, 2021 11:09:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “There’s nothing that’s risk-free,” External link

highlandstoday Tuesday, March 2, 2021 10:55:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver says : “Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on” External link

click2houston Monday, March 1, 2021 12:35:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver says : “Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on” External link

samoaobserver Sunday, February 28, 2021 12:19:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver says : “Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on” External link

samoaobserver Sunday, February 28, 2021 12:19:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver says : “Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on” External link

clickondetroit Sunday, February 28, 2021 8:06:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver says : “Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on” External link

washtimes Sunday, February 28, 2021 3:45:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver says : “Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on” External link

seattlepi Sunday, February 28, 2021 3:06:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver says : “Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on” External link

washtimes Sunday, February 28, 2021 12:13:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver says : "Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on" External link

startribune Sunday, February 28, 2021 12:03:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver says : “Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on” External link

ABCnews Sunday, February 28, 2021 12:03:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver says : “Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on” External link

seattlepi Saturday, February 27, 2021 11:58:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver says : “Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on” External link

click2houston Saturday, February 27, 2021 11:32:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver says : “Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on” External link

news-yahoo Saturday, February 27, 2021 10:55:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver says : "Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on" External link

startribune Saturday, February 27, 2021 10:54:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver says : “Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on” External link

seattlepi Saturday, February 27, 2021 10:49:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver says : “Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on” External link

eagletribune Saturday, February 27, 2021 9:25:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver says : “Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on” External link

actionnewsjax Saturday, February 27, 2021 9:07:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver says : “Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on” External link

seattlepi Saturday, February 27, 2021 9:02:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver says : “Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on” External link

ABCnews Saturday, February 27, 2021 8:38:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver says : "Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on" External link

startribune Saturday, February 27, 2021 8:29:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver says : “Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on” External link

eagletribune Saturday, February 27, 2021 7:15:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver says : “Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on” External link

actionnewsjax Saturday, February 27, 2021 6:45:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver says : "Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on" External link

startribune Saturday, February 27, 2021 6:18:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver says : “Anytime we have a positive case, we go through extensive contact tracing, player by player, team staff member by team staff member, and then that independent group makes that decision as to whether the game should go on” External link

seattlepi Saturday, February 27, 2021 6:13:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It’s the largest factor, the amount of engagement we get from our fans around All-Star,” “Historically, in the modern digital age, we have roughly 100 million people vote for our All-Stars, and we came out about the same this year even with a shortened voting period” External link

denverpost Saturday, February 27, 2021 6:46:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We know we can’t eliminate risk completely,” “We never can in a pandemic” External link

denverpost Saturday, February 27, 2021 6:46:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “For a league that doesn’t have a neutral-site championship series historically, the focus typically is having an opportunity during our season to bring the entire community together,” “Of course, we don’t have the opportunity to do that in person this year. But the NBA community is 99% virtual. It’s a global community on social media, representing close to 1.9 billion people who are engaged with us. There fact that there won’t be the traditional receptions and parties and fan events — and we’ll sadly miss them — it won’t change the experience for the largest portion of our fans” External link

denverpost Saturday, February 27, 2021 6:46:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “My personal view is very few people do anything just for the money,” “But at the same time, while we’re clearly in a health emergency in this country, we’re also in the midst of an economic crisis and that extends to the NBA as well. There are tens of thousands of people who are dependent on the NBA for their livelihoods. So, for those who say we’re doing it for the money, they could say the same thing about our entire operation, about the fact that we’re even playing our season” External link

denverpost Saturday, February 27, 2021 6:46:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We always begin with the health and safety of our players and everyone involved,” “It was no different than our view going into the bubble. If we could keep our community healthy and safe, then it was appropriate to proceed. And we looked at the All-Star Game the same way. We know how to operate a bubble. We’re going to operate a mini-bubble in Atlanta that will be constructed no differently than the operation we ran either for the NBA in Orlando or for the WNBA in Bradenton, Florida, or for the G League for that matter is operating in right now in Orlando” External link

denverpost Saturday, February 27, 2021 6:46:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It was not under active consideration before the pandemic,” External link

denverpost Saturday, February 27, 2021 6:46:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It’s the largest factor, the amount of engagement we get from our fans around All-Star,” “Historically, in the modern digital age, we have roughly 100 million people vote for our All-Stars, and we came out about the same this year even with a shortened voting period” External link

seattlepi Saturday, February 27, 2021 4:37:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We know we can’t eliminate risk completely,” “We never can in a pandemic” External link

seattlepi Saturday, February 27, 2021 4:37:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “For a league that doesn’t have a neutral-site championship series historically, the focus typically is having an opportunity during our season to bring the entire community together,” “Of course, we don’t have the opportunity to do that in person this year. But the NBA community is 99% virtual. It’s a global community on social media, representing close to 1.9 billion people who are engaged with us. There fact that there won’t be the traditional receptions and parties and fan events and we’ll sadly miss them it won’t change the experience for the largest portion of our fans” External link

seattlepi Saturday, February 27, 2021 4:37:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “My personal view is very few people do anything just for the money,” “But at the same time, while we’re clearly in a health emergency in this country, we’re also in the midst of an economic crisis and that extends to the NBA as well. There are tens of thousands of people who are dependent on the NBA for their livelihoods. So, for those who say we’re doing it for the money, they could say the same thing about our entire operation, about the fact that we’re even playing our season” External link

seattlepi Saturday, February 27, 2021 4:37:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We always begin with the health and safety of our players and everyone involved,” “It was no different than our view going into the bubble. If we could keep our community healthy and safe, then it was appropriate to proceed. And we looked at the All-Star Game the same way. We know how to operate a bubble. We’re going to operate a mini-bubble in Atlanta that will be constructed no differently than the operation we ran either for the NBA in Orlando or for the WNBA in Bradenton, Florida, or for the G League for that matter is operating in right now in Orlando” External link

seattlepi Saturday, February 27, 2021 4:37:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It was not under active consideration before the pandemic,” External link

seattlepi Saturday, February 27, 2021 4:37:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It’s the largest factor, the amount of engagement we get from our fans around All-Star,” “Historically, in the modern digital age, we have roughly 100 million people vote for our All-Stars, and we came out about the same this year even with a shortened voting period” External link

click2houston Saturday, February 27, 2021 4:25:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We know we can’t eliminate risk completely,” “We never can in a pandemic” External link

click2houston Saturday, February 27, 2021 4:25:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “For a league that doesn’t have a neutral-site championship series historically, the focus typically is having an opportunity during our season to bring the entire community together,” “Of course, we don’t have the opportunity to do that in person this year. But the NBA community is 99% virtual. It’s a global community on social media, representing close to 1.9 billion people who are engaged with us. There fact that there won’t be the traditional receptions and parties and fan events — and we’ll sadly miss them — it won’t change the experience for the largest portion of our fans” External link

click2houston Saturday, February 27, 2021 4:25:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “My personal view is very few people do anything just for the money,” “But at the same time, while we’re clearly in a health emergency in this country, we’re also in the midst of an economic crisis and that extends to the NBA as well. There are tens of thousands of people who are dependent on the NBA for their livelihoods. So, for those who say we’re doing it for the money, they could say the same thing about our entire operation, about the fact that we’re even playing our season” External link

click2houston Saturday, February 27, 2021 4:25:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We always begin with the health and safety of our players and everyone involved,” “It was no different than our view going into the bubble. If we could keep our community healthy and safe, then it was appropriate to proceed. And we looked at the All-Star Game the same way. We know how to operate a bubble. We’re going to operate a mini-bubble in Atlanta that will be constructed no differently than the operation we ran either for the NBA in Orlando or for the WNBA in Bradenton, Florida, or for the G League for that matter is operating in right now in Orlando” External link

click2houston Saturday, February 27, 2021 4:25:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It was not under active consideration before the pandemic,” External link

click2houston Saturday, February 27, 2021 4:25:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver told : “It seems like no decisions during this pandemic come without uncertainty and come without risk,” External link

WashingtonPost Tuesday, February 23, 2021 1:58:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "It seems like no decisions during this pandemic come without uncertainty and come without risk," External link

nola Sunday, February 21, 2021 5:09:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "I certainly hear the other side of this issue," "Ultimately it feels like the right thing to do to go forward" External link

news-yahoo-in Saturday, February 20, 2021 10:48:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "It begins and ends with the fans," "We have a huge global audience that follows All-Star. Doing this as a TV event still reaches 99.9% of our fans" External link

news-yahoo-in Saturday, February 20, 2021 10:48:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver told : "We feel pretty good about our protocols," External link

news-yahoo-in Saturday, February 20, 2021 10:48:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "Nothing has happened so far that has made us seriously consider shutting down," External link

news-yahoo-in Saturday, February 20, 2021 10:48:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I certainly hear the other side of this issue,” “Ultimately, it feels like the right thing to do to go forward” External link

tribuneonline Friday, February 19, 2021 9:22:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It begins and ends with the fans,” “We have a huge global audience that follows All-Star. Doing this as a television event still reaches 99.9 percent of our fans” External link

tribuneonline Friday, February 19, 2021 9:22:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “NBA All-Star in Atlanta will continue our annual tradition of celebrating the game and the greatest players in the world before a global audience,” External link

suntimes Friday, February 19, 2021 8:07:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I certainly hear the other side of this issue,” “Ultimately, it feels like the right thing to do to go forward” External link

tribuneonline Friday, February 19, 2021 7:45:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It begins and ends with the fans,” “We have a huge global audience that follows All-Star. Doing this as a television event still reaches 99.9 percent of our fans” External link

tribuneonline Friday, February 19, 2021 7:45:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “NBA All-Star in Atlanta will continue our annual tradition of celebrating the game and the greatest players in the world before a global audience,” External link

guardian Friday, February 19, 2021 4:05:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I certainly hear the other side of this issue,” “Ultimately it feels like the right thing to do to go forward” External link

guardian-ng Friday, February 19, 2021 12:55:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It begins and ends with the fans,” “We have a huge global audience that follows All-Star. Doing this as a TV event still reaches 99.9% of our fans” External link

guardian-ng Friday, February 19, 2021 12:55:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver told : “We feel pretty good about our protocols,” External link

guardian-ng Friday, February 19, 2021 12:55:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Nothing has happened so far that has made us seriously consider shutting down,” External link

guardian-ng Friday, February 19, 2021 12:55:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “NBA All-Star in Atlanta will continue our annual tradition of celebrating the game and the greatest players in the world before a global audience,” External link

highlandstoday Friday, February 19, 2021 11:04:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I certainly hear the other side of this issue,” “Ultimately it feels like the right thing to do to go forward” External link

tribuneonline Friday, February 19, 2021 10:06:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It begins and ends with the fans,” “We have a huge global audience that follows All-Star. Doing this as a TV event still reaches 99.9% of our fans” External link

tribuneonline Friday, February 19, 2021 10:06:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver told : “We feel pretty good about our protocols,” External link

tribuneonline Friday, February 19, 2021 10:06:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Nothing has happened so far that has made us seriously consider shutting down,” External link

tribuneonline Friday, February 19, 2021 10:06:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “NBA All-Star in Atlanta will continue our annual tradition of celebrating the game and the greatest players in the world before a global audience,” External link

beaumontenterprise Friday, February 19, 2021 10:02:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “All-Star is the No. 1 fan engagement event of the entire season for the league,” “It’s been a 70-year tradition and something like 100 million people will vote for All-Stars … For us, All-Stars is part of the league, no different than the games we played. It begins and ends with the fans. This is an event our fans love to see. Nothing comes without controversy during a pandemic” External link

stabroeknews Friday, February 19, 2021 9:37:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “NBA All-Star in Atlanta will continue our annual tradition of celebrating the game and the greatest players in the world before a global audience,” External link

seattlepi Friday, February 19, 2021 7:00:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I certainly hear the other side of this issue,” “Ultimately it feels like the right thing to do to go forward” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, February 19, 2021 6:40:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It begins and ends with the fans,” “We have a huge global audience that follows All-Star. Doing this as a TV event still reaches 99.9% of our fans” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, February 19, 2021 6:40:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver told : “We feel pretty good about our protocols,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, February 19, 2021 6:40:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Nothing has happened so far that has made us seriously consider shutting down,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, February 19, 2021 6:40:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "I certainly hear the other side of this issue," "Ultimately it feels like the right thing to do to go forward" External link

abs-cbnnews Friday, February 19, 2021 5:35:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "It begins and ends with the fans," "We have a huge global audience that follows All-Star. Doing this as a TV event still reaches 99.9% of our fans" External link

abs-cbnnews Friday, February 19, 2021 5:35:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver told : "We feel pretty good about our protocols," External link

abs-cbnnews Friday, February 19, 2021 5:35:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "Nothing has happened so far that has made us seriously consider shutting down," External link

abs-cbnnews Friday, February 19, 2021 5:35:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "I certainly hear the other side of this issue," External link

abs-cbnnews Friday, February 19, 2021 5:35:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “NBA All-Star in Atlanta will continue our annual tradition of celebrating the game and the greatest players in the world before a global audience,” External link

cleveland Friday, February 19, 2021 5:29:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "I certainly hear the other side of this issue," "Ultimately it feels like the right thing to do to go forward" External link

chinadaily Friday, February 19, 2021 5:10:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "It begins and ends with the fans," "We have a huge global audience that follows All-Star. Doing this as a TV event still reaches 99.9% of our fans" External link

chinadaily Friday, February 19, 2021 5:10:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver told : "We feel pretty good about our protocols," External link

chinadaily Friday, February 19, 2021 5:10:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "Nothing has happened so far that has made us seriously consider shutting down," External link

chinadaily Friday, February 19, 2021 5:10:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "NBA All-Star in Atlanta will continue our annual tradition of celebrating the game and the greatest players in the world before a global audience," External link

wptv Friday, February 19, 2021 4:57:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “NBA All-Star in Atlanta will continue our annual tradition of celebrating the game and the greatest players in the world before a global audience,” External link

kiro7 Friday, February 19, 2021 4:19:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “NBA All-Star in Atlanta will continue our annual tradition of celebrating the game and the greatest players in the world before a global audience,” External link

seattlepi Friday, February 19, 2021 3:45:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "NBA All-Star in Atlanta will continue our annual tradition of celebrating the game and the greatest players in the world before a global audience," External link

newschannel5 Friday, February 19, 2021 3:30:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “NBA All-Star in Atlanta will continue our annual tradition of celebrating the game and the greatest players in the world before a global audience,” External link

wacotrib Friday, February 19, 2021 2:47:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “N.B.A. All-Star in Atlanta will continue our annual tradition of celebrating the game and the greatest players in the world before a global audience,” External link

nytimes Friday, February 19, 2021 1:42:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “In the African American community, there’s been enormously disparate impact from COVID … but now, somewhat perversely, there’s been enormous resistance [to vaccinations] in the African American community for understandable historical reasons,” External link

eurweb Thursday, February 18, 2021 11:56:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “NBA All-Star in Atlanta will continue our annual tradition of celebrating the game and the greatest players in the world before a global audience,” “In addition to the festivities on the court, the All-Star Game will honor the vital role HBCUs play in our communities and focus attention and resources on COVID-19 relief, particularly for the most vulnerable” External link

forbes Thursday, February 18, 2021 11:54:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "NBA All-Star in Atlanta will continue our annual tradition of celebrating the game and the greatest players in the world before a global audience," External link

foxnews Thursday, February 18, 2021 11:40:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “NBA All-Star in Atlanta will continue our annual tradition of celebrating the game and the greatest players in the world before a global audience,” External link

WashingtonPost Thursday, February 18, 2021 11:12:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “NBA All-Star in Atlanta will continue our annual tradition of celebrating the game and the greatest players in the world before a global audience,” External link

kiro7 Thursday, February 18, 2021 11:08:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “NBA All-Star in Atlanta will continue our annual tradition of celebrating the game and the greatest players in the world before a global audience,” External link

gazette Thursday, February 18, 2021 10:50:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I recognise that this is a very emotional issue on both sides of the equation in America right now,” External link

msn-uk Wednesday, February 10, 2021 11:05:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I recognize that this is a very emotional issue on both sides of the equation in America right now, and I think it calls for real engagement rather than rule enforcement,” External link

nytimes Wednesday, February 10, 2021 3:41:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Everything is unusual about what we’re doing,” External link

usaToday Friday, January 29, 2021 3:45:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Sekou’s love of basketball was clear to everyone who knew him and it always shined through in his work,” External link

thehill Wednesday, January 27, 2021 8:12:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "Sekou's love of basketball was clear to everyone who knew him and it always shined through in his work. Our heartfelt condolences go to his wife, Heather, and their children, Gabriel, Rielly and Cameron," External link

wrcbtv Wednesday, January 27, 2021 7:27:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Sekou was one of the most affable and dedicated reporters in the NBA and a terrific friend to so many across the league,” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, January 27, 2021 7:06:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "Sekou was one of the most affable and dedicated reporters in the NBA and a terrific friend to so many across the league," "He covered the game for more than two decades, including the past 11 years with Turner Sports, where he showed his full range of skills as an engaging television analyst, podcast host and writer. Sekou's love of basketball was clear to everyone who knew him and it always shined through in his work. Our heartfelt condolences go to his wife, Heather, and their children, Gabriel, Rielly and Cameron" External link

CBSnews Wednesday, January 27, 2021 4:52:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I’m not sure how it was that it remained so male-dominated for so long because it’s an area of the game where physically, certainly, there’s no benefit of being a man, as opposed to a woman when it comes to refereeing,” External link

orlandosentinel Tuesday, January 26, 2021 2:04:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver told : "You get some of the benefits of being a team owner," External link

cnbc Monday, January 25, 2021 7:14:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I see that very much as an individual decision,” “Clearly in the case of the United States, we have a deeper pool of talent than other countries. So I think it’s less likely — although it will impact the U.S. team, it affects them not as dramatically as it will some of these other teams, where if a particular player or two doesn’t participate, it could decimate a team” External link

kiro7 Sunday, January 24, 2021 1:07:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I see that very much as an individual decision,” “Clearly in the case of the United States, we have a deeper pool of talent than other countries. So I think it’s less likely — although it will impact the U.S. team, it affects them not as dramatically as it will some of these other teams, where if a particular player or two doesn’t participate, it could decimate a team” External link

click2houston Sunday, January 24, 2021 1:02:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We will wait our turn to get the vaccine. When you think about the logistical feat that now the federal and state governments are undertaking, where if every citizen ultimately requires two doses and with a population of over 300 million,” External link

thegrio Monday, January 18, 2021 2:34:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “If we found a situation where our protocols weren’t working, meaning that not only did we have some cases of covid but that we were witnessing spread either among teams or even possibly to another team, that would cause us to suspend the season,” External link

WashingtonPost Saturday, January 16, 2021 5:49:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “The view is I think if we found a situation where our protocols weren’t working, meaning that not only did we have some cases of COVID but that we were witnessing spread either among teams or even possibly to another team, that would cause us to suspend the season,” External link

usaToday Friday, January 15, 2021 11:33:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “If we found a situation where our protocols weren’t working, meaning that not only did we have some cases of covid but that we were witnessing spread either among teams or even possibly to another team, that would cause us to suspend the season,” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, January 13, 2021 12:06:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We do anticipate there will be bumps in the road along the way,” External link

tribuneonline Tuesday, January 12, 2021 6:28:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "We do anticipate there will be bumps in the road along the way," External link

ibtimes-uk Tuesday, January 12, 2021 6:26:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "We do anticipate there will be bumps in the road along the way," External link

afp-en Tuesday, January 12, 2021 2:15:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “If we found a situation where our protocols weren’t working, meaning that not only did we have some cases of covid but that we were witnessing spread either among teams or even possibly to another team, that would cause us to suspend the season,” External link

WashingtonPost Monday, January 11, 2021 10:07:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “If we weren’t, we wouldn’t have started,” External link

nytimes Monday, January 11, 2021 4:40:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “The view is, I think, if we found a situation where our protocols weren’t working, meaning that not only did we have some cases of Covid but that we were witnessing spread either among teams or even possibly to another team, that would cause us to suspend the season” External link

nytimes Monday, January 11, 2021 4:40:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “If we weren’t, we wouldn’t have started,” External link

nytimes Monday, January 11, 2021 2:01:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “The view is, I think, if we found a situation where our protocols weren’t working, meaning that not only did we have some cases of Covid but that we were witnessing spread either among teams or even possibly to another team, that would cause us to suspend the season” External link

nytimes Monday, January 11, 2021 2:01:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “If we found a situation where our protocols weren’t working, meaning that not only did we have some cases of COVID but that we were witnessing spread either among teams or even possibly to another team, that would cause us to suspend the season,” External link

WashingtonPost Sunday, January 10, 2021 1:33:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “The answer is ultimately yes to should the teams be able to hire who they want,” External link

usaToday Wednesday, January 6, 2021 3:38:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "His toughness, skill and intellect made him a key contributor on the Boston Celtics' 1974 championship team and a perennial All-Star with the Phoenix Suns," External link

foxcarolina Monday, January 4, 2021 6:10:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver added : "He will be remembered for his generosity, leadership and love for the game, which defined his many years in the NBA," "We extend our deepest condolences to Paul's wife, Cindy, and their family" External link

foxcarolina Monday, January 4, 2021 6:10:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "He will be remembered for his generosity, leadership and love for the game," External link

abs-cbnnews Sunday, January 3, 2021 4:55:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "His toughness, skill and intellect made him a key contributor on the Boston Celtics' 1974 championship team and a perennial All-Star with the Phoenix Suns," External link

wrcbtv Sunday, January 3, 2021 4:35:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver added : "He will be remembered for his generosity, leadership and love for the game, which defined his many years in the NBA," "We extend our deepest condolences to Paul's wife, Cindy, and their family" External link

wrcbtv Sunday, January 3, 2021 4:35:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Her views carry enormous weight, both with the other owners and the players,” External link

nytimes Saturday, January 2, 2021 8:27:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Her views carry enormous weight, both with the other owners and the players,” External link

nytimes Saturday, January 2, 2021 1:29:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said ( about Association ) : "two new entities we've created in partnership with the Players Association that are leading our collective efforts around social justice and racial equality," External link

nbcnews Tuesday, December 29, 2020 6:33:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “The safety, health and well-being of our players, coaches, fans, everyone involved in our game, is paramount,” External link

usaToday Tuesday, December 29, 2020 3:35:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I think there’s also been a new awakening among the players in the league, as to the impact they can have when they use the platforms they have to speak out on issues that are important to them,” External link

TorontoStar Tuesday, December 29, 2020 1:29:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “But I see that very much as an individual decision,” External link

bostonglobe Saturday, December 26, 2020 7:21:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “For those players, they will have an opportunity for far more rest than a player who hypothetically could be playing literally days before the Olympics are scheduled to start,” External link

bostonglobe Saturday, December 26, 2020 7:21:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I think I’ve always said that it’s sort of the manifest destiny of the league that you expand at some point,” “I’d say it’s caused us to maybe dust off some of the analyses on the economic and competitive impacts of expansion. We’ve been putting a little bit more time into it than we were pre-pandemic. But certainly not to the point that expansion is on the front burner” External link

bostonglobe Saturday, December 26, 2020 7:21:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We’re very appreciative of the markets that have indicated an interest in having an NBA team,” External link

bostonglobe Saturday, December 26, 2020 7:21:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I think we are prepared for isolated cases; in fact, based on what we’ve seen in the preseason, based on watching other leagues operating outside a bubble, unfortunately, it seems somewhat inevitable,” “We’re prepared for all contingencies” External link

highlandstoday Saturday, December 26, 2020 1:37:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “In no form or way will we jump the line,” External link

highlandstoday Saturday, December 26, 2020 1:37:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We do anticipate that there will be bumps in the road along the way,” External link

highlandstoday Saturday, December 26, 2020 1:37:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I think there’s also been in a new awakening among the players in the league as to the impact they can have when they use the platforms they have to speak out on issues that are important to them,” “So, I think it’s a combination of the collective action that the league will be taking together with its players and coaches, and on top of that players realizing the enormous reach they have with their voices” External link

highlandstoday Saturday, December 26, 2020 1:37:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Tens of thousands of people rely on our league and its related businesses for their livelihoods,” “We also feel a responsibility to our fans. People continue to look at sports as a break from the challenges of the pandemic and as a small reminder of what life was like before COVID-19. ... It’s a piece of life I feel we’re able to get back, for the time being” External link

highlandstoday Saturday, December 26, 2020 1:37:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver explicou : “Não vamos de forma alguma ultrapassar os limites. Vamos esperar a nossa vez de receber a vacina” External link

record Saturday, December 26, 2020 1:32:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "It goes without saying that in no form or way will we jump the line," External link

foxnews Saturday, December 26, 2020 1:04:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It goes without saying that in no form or way will we jump the line,” External link

msn-uk Friday, December 25, 2020 11:13:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “The precedent is that discipline gets ratcheted up,” External link

stabroeknews Friday, December 25, 2020 9:16:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "The precedent is that discipline gets ratcheted up," External link

abs-cbnnews Friday, December 25, 2020 4:18:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "One thing wonderful about this league is that while the 30 teams’ goal is to crush each other on the court, off the court they’re business partners," "I think it’s sort of the secret sauce behind the league’s success over the last decade in particular, sort of a generation of owners who are really fond of each other and want to work to support one another" External link

fox5atlanta Friday, December 25, 2020 3:35:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "The precedent is that discipline gets ratcheted up," External link

theage Friday, December 25, 2020 2:36:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “The expectation is that everyone is professional and that team personnel have an opportunity to speak directly to each other, including having in some cases difficult conversations with each other, but those conversations, those disputes be handled privately,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, December 24, 2020 4:50:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “The expectation is that everyone is professional and that team personnel have an opportunity to speak directly to each other, including having in some cases difficult conversations with each other, but those conversations, those disputes be handled privately,” External link

beaumontenterprise Thursday, December 24, 2020 4:15:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver told : “It goes without saying that in no form or way will we jump the line,” External link

jordantimes Wednesday, December 23, 2020 10:37:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I’ve been asked many times ‘Why are you starting your season now, given the state of the pandemic?’” External link

jordantimes Wednesday, December 23, 2020 10:37:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We do anticipate there will be bumps in the road along the way,” “We’re waiting to see how this plays out before issuing the second half of the season. We know it’s possible we may have to reschedule games along the way” External link

jordantimes Wednesday, December 23, 2020 10:37:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It’s a national ritual of sorts that I hope, personally, isn’t something that’s lost,” “Because there are very few things that bring us together these days. So it’s my expectation that going into the season we’re going to return to the practice that’s been part of this league for many decades, and that is standing for the national anthem” External link

jordantimes Wednesday, December 23, 2020 10:37:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “The expectation is that everyone is professional and that team personnel have an opportunity to speak directly to each other, including having in some cases difficult conversations with each other, but those conversations, those disputes be handled privately,” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, December 23, 2020 9:08:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I wouldn’t be surprised if at some point we have to postpone or reschedule games,” “I believe in the protocols we have in place, but I think until we see what the rhythm of the season is we aren’t going to know how effective it is” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, December 23, 2020 11:38:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It’s an economic issue and it’s a competitive issue for us,” “So, it’s one that we’ll continue to study, but we’re spending a little bit more time on it than we were pre-pandemic” External link

highlandstoday Wednesday, December 23, 2020 11:26:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “One thing wonderful about this league is that while the 30 teams’ goal is to crush each other on the court, off the court they’re business partners,” “I think it’s sort of the secret sauce behind the league’s success over the last decade in particular, sort of a generation of owners who are really fond of each other and want to work to support one another” External link

highlandstoday Wednesday, December 23, 2020 11:26:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "I wouldn't be surprised if at some point we have to postpone or reschedule games," "I believe in the protocols we have in place, but I think until we see what the rhythm of the season is we aren't going to know how effective it is" External link

manilastandardtoday Wednesday, December 23, 2020 8:36:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It’s an economic issue and it’s a competitive issue for us,” “So, it’s one that we’ll continue to study, but we’re spending a little bit more time on it than we were pre-pandemic” External link

beaumontenterprise Wednesday, December 23, 2020 7:39:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I wouldn’t be surprised if at some point we have to postpone or reschedule games,” “I believe in the protocols we have in place, but I think until we see what the rhythm of the season is we aren’t going to know how effective it is” External link

themalaymailonline Wednesday, December 23, 2020 6:56:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "I wouldn't be surprised if at some point we have to postpone or reschedule games," "I believe in the protocols we have in place, but I think until we see what the rhythm of the season is we aren't going to know how effective it is" External link

abs-cbnnews Wednesday, December 23, 2020 6:43:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "I wouldn't be surprised if at some point we have to postpone or reschedule games," "I believe in the protocols we have in place, but I think until we see what the rhythm of the season is we aren't going to know how effective it is" External link

news18 Wednesday, December 23, 2020 6:16:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "I wouldn't be surprised if at some point we have to postpone or reschedule games," "I believe in the protocols we have in place, but I think until we see what the rhythm of the season is we aren't going to know how effective it is" External link

afp-en Wednesday, December 23, 2020 5:34:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It’s sort of the manifest destiny of the league that you expand at some point,” “We’ve been putting a little bit more time into it than we were pre-pandemic. But certainly not to the point that expansion is on the front burner” External link

bostonglobe Wednesday, December 23, 2020 5:06:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “While there is no doubt a role our that our players can play at the appropriate time, and whether it’s in the African-American community in certain cases, whether it’s demonstrating to young people that it’s safe to get the vaccine should our players feel that way, I just think right now, given that there’s limited doses and given that there’s another cohort of people out there who need it much more desperately than young, healthy people, my sense is we should wait,” “But ultimately we’ll follow what the public health officials tell us to do. I know we’ve already had some conversations with public health officials who suggested that there is a role that our players can play in demonstrating to the broader public that it is safe to go ahead and get vaccinated” External link

nytimes Wednesday, December 23, 2020 4:31:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "One thing wonderful about this league is that while the 30 teams’ goal is to crush each other on the court, off the court they’re business partners," "I think it’s sort of the secret sauce behind the league’s success over the last decade in particular, sort of a generation of owners who are really fond of each other and want to work to support one another" External link

fox35orlando Wednesday, December 23, 2020 3:46:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It’s an economic issue and it’s a competitive issue for us,” “So, it’s one that we’ll continue to study, but we’re spending a little bit more time on it than we were pre-pandemic” External link

japantoday Wednesday, December 23, 2020 1:24:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver told : “It goes without saying that in no form or way will we jump the line,” External link

gulf-times Wednesday, December 23, 2020 12:34:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I’ve been asked many times ‘Why are you starting your season now, given the state of the pandemic?’” External link

gulf-times Wednesday, December 23, 2020 12:34:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We do anticipate there will be bumps in the road along the way,” “We’re waiting to see how this plays out before issuing the second half of the season. We know it’s possible we may have to reschedule games along the way” External link

gulf-times Wednesday, December 23, 2020 12:34:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It’s a national ritual of sorts that I hope, personally, isn’t something that’s lost,” “Because there are very few things that bring us together these days. So it’s my expectation that going into the season we’re going to return to the practice that’s been part of this league for many decades, and that is standing for the national anthem” External link

gulf-times Wednesday, December 23, 2020 12:34:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "One thing wonderful about this league is that while the 30 teams' goal is to crush each other on the court, off the court they're business partners," "I think it's sort of the secret sauce behind the league's success over the last decade in particular, sort of a generation of owners who are really fond of each other and want to work to support one another" External link

barrie Tuesday, December 22, 2020 11:23:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "We're confident that we can do it," External link

cnbc Tuesday, December 22, 2020 11:10:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "It's an economic issue, and it's a competitive issue for us," "So, it's one that we'll continue to study, but we're spending a little bit more time on it than we were pre-pandemic" External link

cnbc Tuesday, December 22, 2020 11:10:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "It's a huge priority to get fans back in the arenas," External link

cnbc Tuesday, December 22, 2020 11:10:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "I think I've always said that it's sort of the manifest destiny of the league that you expand at some point," "I'd say it's caused us to maybe dust off some of the analyses on the economic and competitive impacts of expansion. We've been putting a little bit more time into it than we were pre-pandemic. But certainly not to the point that expansion is on the front burner" External link

cnbc Tuesday, December 22, 2020 11:10:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “One thing wonderful about this league is that while the 30 teams’ goal is to crush each other on the court, off the court they’re business partners,” “I think it’s sort of the secret sauce behind the league’s success over the last decade in particular, sort of a generation of owners who are really fond of each other and want to work to support one another” External link

usaToday Tuesday, December 22, 2020 10:25:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “One thing wonderful about this league is that while the 30 teams’ goal is to crush each other on the court, off the court they’re business partners,” “I think it’s sort of the secret sauce behind the league’s success over the last decade in particular, sort of a generation of owners who are really fond of each other and want to work to support one another” External link

eagletribune Tuesday, December 22, 2020 10:19:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “One thing wonderful about this league is that while the 30 teams’ goal is to crush each other on the court, off the court they’re business partners,” “I think it’s sort of the secret sauce behind the league’s success over the last decade in particular, sort of a generation of owners who are really fond of each other and want to work to support one another” External link

kiro7 Tuesday, December 22, 2020 10:19:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “One thing wonderful about this league is that while the 30 teams’ goal is to crush each other on the court, off the court they’re business partners,” “I think it’s sort of the secret sauce behind the league’s success over the last decade in particular, sort of a generation of owners who are really fond of each other and want to work to support one another” External link

click2houston Tuesday, December 22, 2020 10:17:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “One thing wonderful about this league is that while the 30 teams’ goal is to crush each other on the court, off the court they’re business partners,” “I think it’s sort of the secret sauce behind the league’s success over the last decade in particular, sort of a generation of owners who are really fond of each other and want to work to support one another” External link

seattlepi Tuesday, December 22, 2020 10:10:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "We do anticipate there will be bumps in the road along the way," "We're waiting to see how this plays out before issuing the second half of the season. We know it's possible we may have to reschedule games along the way" External link

Hindu Tuesday, December 22, 2020 9:02:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "It's sort of the manifest destiny of the league that you expand at some point," External link

usaToday Tuesday, December 22, 2020 4:22:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "We're very appreciative of the markets that have indicated an interest in having an NBA team," "One of the issues for the league office, and this comes up all the time in terms of competitiveness, it's not a secret that we don't have 30 competitive teams at any given time right now when you go into the season, measured by likelihood of ability to win a championship" External link

usaToday Tuesday, December 22, 2020 4:22:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I think I’ve always said that it’s sort of the manifest destiny of the league that you expand at some point,” “I’d say it’s caused us to maybe dust off some of the analyses on the economic and competitive impacts of expansion. We’ve been putting a little bit more time into it than we were pre-pandemic, but certainly not to the point that expansion is on the front burner” External link

bworldcom Tuesday, December 22, 2020 3:42:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “You know, we’re very appreciative of the markets that have indicated an interest in having an NBA team,” “One of the issues for the league office, and this comes up all the time in terms of competitiveness, it’s not a secret that we don’t have 30 competitive teams at any given time right now when you go into the season, measured by likelihood of ability to win a championship” External link

bworldcom Tuesday, December 22, 2020 3:42:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It’s an economic issue and it’s a competitive issue for us,” “So, it’s one that we’ll continue to study, but we’re spending a little bit more time on it than we were pre-pandemic” External link

bworldcom Tuesday, December 22, 2020 3:42:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "I think I've always said that it's sort of the manifest destiny of the league that you expand at some point," "I'd say it's caused us to maybe dust off some of the analyses on the economic and competitive impacts of expansion. We've been putting a little bit more time into it than we were pre-pandemic. But certainly not to the point that expansion is on the front burner" External link

abs-cbnnews Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:45:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "You know, we're very appreciative of the markets that have indicated an interest in having an NBA team," "One of the issues for the league office, and this comes up all the time in terms of competitiveness, it's not a secret that we don't have 30 competitive teams at any given time right now when you go into the season, measured by likelihood of ability to win a championship" External link

abs-cbnnews Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:45:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "It's an economic issue and it's a competitive issue for us," "So it's one that we'll continue to study, but we're spending a little bit more time on it than we were pre-pandemic" External link

abs-cbnnews Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:45:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver told : “It goes without saying that in no form or way will we jump the line,” External link

guardian-ng Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:44:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I’ve been asked many times ‘Why are you starting your season now, given the state of the pandemic?'” External link

guardian-ng Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:44:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We do anticipate there will be bumps in the road along the way,” “We’re waiting to see how this plays out before issuing the second half of the season. We know it’s possible we may have to reschedule games along the way” External link

guardian-ng Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:44:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It’s a national ritual of sorts that I hope, personally, isn’t something that’s lost,” “Because there are very few things that bring us together these days. So it’s my expectation that going into the season we’re going to return to the practice that’s been part of this league for many decades, and that is standing for the national anthem” External link

guardian-ng Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:44:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver told : “It goes without saying that in no form or way will we jump the line,” External link

ngrguardiannews Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:24:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I’ve been asked many times ‘Why are you starting your season now, given the state of the pandemic?'” External link

ngrguardiannews Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:24:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We do anticipate there will be bumps in the road along the way,” “We’re waiting to see how this plays out before issuing the second half of the season. We know it’s possible we may have to reschedule games along the way” External link

ngrguardiannews Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:24:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It’s a national ritual of sorts that I hope, personally, isn’t something that’s lost,” “Because there are very few things that bring us together these days. So it’s my expectation that going into the season we’re going to return to the practice that’s been part of this league for many decades, and that is standing for the national anthem” External link

ngrguardiannews Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:24:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It’s an economic issue and it’s a competitive issue for us,” “So, it’s one that we’ll continue to study, but we’re spending a little bit more time on it than we were pre-pandemic” External link

eagletribune Tuesday, December 22, 2020 11:47:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It’s an economic issue and it’s a competitive issue for us,” “So, it’s one that we’ll continue to study, but we’re spending a little bit more time on it than we were pre-pandemic” External link

usaToday Tuesday, December 22, 2020 10:47:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I’ve been asked many times, ‘Why are you starting your season now, given the current state of the pandemic?’” External link

dailynews Tuesday, December 22, 2020 5:52:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said ( about Association ) : “It’s a fair question. The short answer is that we’re comfortable with the health and safety protocols that we’ve designed in consultation with the Players Association and our medical experts,” External link

dailynews Tuesday, December 22, 2020 5:52:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Six of our teams will be beginning the season at least with some fans, and it’s my sense that we’re going to learn a lot once we have regular-season games with fans there,” External link

dailynews Tuesday, December 22, 2020 5:52:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “As you might imagine, we have lots of alternative plans in the drawers, and depending on how this goes, we’ll look at other alternatives if we need to,” External link

dailynews Tuesday, December 22, 2020 5:52:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I’ve acknowledged it was a mixed sort of health and safety and economic decision to start our season – meaning that health and safety have always been our highest priority,” “The decision tree that we will look at in terms of suspending the season will be solely a health and safety one. If, at any point, we no longer believe that it is responsible to play, we will halt the season” External link

dailynews Tuesday, December 22, 2020 5:52:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "I think we are prepared for isolated cases; in fact, based on what we’ve seen in the preseason, based on watching other leagues operating outside a bubble, unfortunately, it seems somewhat inevitable," "We’re prepared for all contingencies" External link

foxnews Tuesday, December 22, 2020 5:39:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "Tens of thousands of people rely on our league and its related businesses for their livelihoods," "We also feel a responsibility to our fans. People continue to look at sports as a break from the challenges of the pandemic and as a small reminder of what life was like before COVID-19. ... It’s a piece of life I feel we’re able to get back, for the time being" External link

foxnews Tuesday, December 22, 2020 5:39:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver déclaré : «Il est hors de question qu'on passe devant les autres. Nous attendrons notre tour pour l'accès au vaccin» External link

journaldemontreal Tuesday, December 22, 2020 5:16:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Tens of thousands of people rely on our league and its related businesses for their livelihoods, we also feel a responsibility to our fans,” “People continue to look at sports as a break from the challenges of the pandemic and as a small reminder of what life was like before COVID 19 — well, to the extent that games without fans approximate what is normalcy” External link

TorontoStar Tuesday, December 22, 2020 4:36:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver told : “It goes without saying that in no form or way will we jump the line,” External link

themalaymailonline Tuesday, December 22, 2020 4:36:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I've been asked many times 'Why are you starting your season now, given the state of the pandemic?'” External link

themalaymailonline Tuesday, December 22, 2020 4:36:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We do anticipate there will be bumps in the road along the way,” “We're waiting to see how this plays out before issuing the second half of the season. We know it's possible we may have to reschedule games along the way” External link

themalaymailonline Tuesday, December 22, 2020 4:36:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It's a national ritual of sorts that I hope, personally, isn't something that's lost,” “Because there are very few things that bring us together these days. So it's my expectation that going into the season we're going to return to the practice that's been part of this league for many decades, and that is standing for the national anthem” External link

themalaymailonline Tuesday, December 22, 2020 4:36:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “It goes without saying that in no form or way will we jump the line,” External link

usaToday Tuesday, December 22, 2020 3:57:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I think we are prepared for isolated cases; in fact, based on what we’ve seen in the preseason, based on watching other leagues operating outside a bubble, unfortunately, it seems somewhat inevitable,” “We’re prepared for all contingencies” External link

click2houston Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:54:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “In no form or way will we jump the line,” External link

click2houston Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:54:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We do anticipate that there will be bumps in the road along the way,” External link

click2houston Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:54:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I think there’s also been in a new awakening among the players in the league as to the impact they can have when they use the platforms they have to speak out on issues that are important to them,” “So, I think it’s a combination of the collective action that the league will be taking together with its players and coaches, and on top of that players realizing the enormous reach they have with their voices” External link

click2houston Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:54:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “Tens of thousands of people rely on our league and its related businesses for their livelihoods,” “We also feel a responsibility to our fans. People continue to look at sports as a break from the challenges of the pandemic and as a small reminder of what life was like before COVID-19. ... It’s a piece of life I feel we’re able to get back, for the time being” External link

click2houston Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:54:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We take due process incredibly seriously in this league,” External link

dailynews Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:48:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver told : "It goes without saying that in no form or way will we jump the line," External link

yahoo-au Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:39:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "I've been asked many times 'Why are you starting your season now, given the state of the pandemic?'" External link

yahoo-au Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:39:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "We do anticipate there will be bumps in the road along the way," "We're waiting to see how this plays out before issuing the second half of the season. We know it's possible we may have to reschedule games along the way" External link

yahoo-au Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:39:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : "It's a national ritual of sorts that I hope, personally, isn't something that's lost," "Because there are very few things that bring us together these days. So it's my expectation that going into the season we're going to return to the practice that's been part of this league for many decades, and that is standing for the national anthem" External link

yahoo-au Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:39:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “We do anticipate that there will be bumps in the road along the way,” External link

seattlepi Tuesday, December 22, 2020 1:44:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I think there’s also been in a new awakening among the players in the league as to the impact they can have when they use the platforms they have to speak out on issues that are important to them,” “So, I think it’s a combination of the collective action that the league will be taking together with its players and coaches, and on top of that players realizing the enormous reach they have with their voices” External link

seattlepi Tuesday, December 22, 2020 1:44:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “I think there’s also been in a new awakening among the players in the league as to the impact they can have when they use the platforms they have to speak out on issues that are important to them,” “So, I think it’s a combination of the collective action that the league will be taking together with its players and coaches, and on top of that players realizing the enormous reach they have with their voices” External link

kiro7 Tuesday, December 22, 2020 1:13:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said : “we’re going to be better off getting into January” External link

masslive Tuesday, December 8, 2020 6:29:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said ( about Kyrie Irving ) : “Kyrie and I went to the same college,” External link

forbes Saturday, December 5, 2020 1:57:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver explained : “I’m smoking a lot of pot, because I have a lot of anxiety. And I’m struggling,” “Last part of this, I think when we change our policy, we have to be very careful, because clearly we’re going to be sending a message to a lot of young people. And at the end of the day, I think we all agree that, whether or not marijuana is a legal substance, just like with alcohol, you still have to teach young people how to use a substance like that appropriately and responsibly and so it doesn’t overwhelm your life. So, it’s a complicated issue” External link

eurweb Friday, December 4, 2020 8:44:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver afirmou : "Embora estejamos desapontados com o fato do NBA All-Star Game não acontecer em Indianápolis em 2021, estamos ansiosos para que os Pacers e a cidade recebam o jogo e todos os eventos em 2024" External link

bemparana Wednesday, November 25, 2020 11:13:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver said : "We already have rules on the books," External link

usaToday Friday, November 20, 2020 7:39:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver afirmou ( about Sao ) : “É como no final de um filme que começam os créditos e eles ficam rolando, rolando… São trabalhadores essenciais. As pessoas que fazem os nossos testes todos os dias, medem nossa temperatura, limpam nossos quartos, mantêm essas instalações, os motoristas…” External link

noticias-r7 Friday, October 9, 2020 5:03:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver afirmou : “A sensação é de orgulho de termos conseguido mesmo diante de muitos obstáculos e em um momento em que todos precisam disso” External link

noticias-r7 Friday, October 9, 2020 5:03:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver dit : "Je comprends les gens qui disent: je suis avec vous, mais je veux voir un match de basket" External link

france24 Thursday, October 8, 2020 12:41:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver dit : «Je comprends les gens qui disent: je suis avec vous, mais je veux voir un match de basket» External link

la-croix Thursday, October 8, 2020 11:48:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver uvedl : "Naším cílem pro příští sezonu je odehrát standardní sezonu - 82 zápasů a play off. Cílem je hrát zápasy v domácích arénách před fanoušky. Pořád toho ale musíme spoustu vyřešit," External link

ceskenoviny-en Wednesday, September 23, 2020 12:18:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver připustil : "Velmi pravděpodobně bude tato přestávka trvat minimálně 30 dnů. Nemáme dostatek informací na to, abychom mohli být v tomto ohledu přesnější," External link

ceskenoviny-en Friday, March 13, 2020 1:05:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver řekl : "Zda je možné, že sezona zůstane nedohraná? Samozřejmě, že i to je možné. Opravdu nevím více, v tuto chvíli můžeme jen čekat. I kdybychom zastavili ligu na měsíc, i kdyby to trvalo šest týdnů... Bylo by zatím předčasné tvrdit, že už jsme sezonu ztratili," External link

ceskenoviny-en Friday, March 13, 2020 1:05:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver řekl ( about Kobe Bryant ) : "Kobe Bryant je synonymem Utkání hvězd a ztělesňuje ducha této globální oslavy našeho sportu," External link

ceskenoviny-en Sunday, February 16, 2020 12:27:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver amesema ( about Kobe Bryant ) : "Familia ya NBA imefadhaika sana na msiba huu mzito wa Kobe Bryant na binti yake Gianna," External link

bbc-swahili Monday, January 27, 2020 11:59:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver řekl : "Každý člen rodiny NBA těží z Davidových vizí, štědrosti a inspirace," External link

ceskenoviny-en Thursday, January 2, 2020 1:38:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver dijo : “Obviamente, dejamos en claro que el gobierno chino, las partes con las que tratamos, gobierno y sector empresarial, nos pidieron que fuera despedido” External link

wsoctv Friday, October 18, 2019 4:57:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver declaró : “Sentí que habíamos logrado un enorme progreso en términos de crear intercambios culturales con el pueblo chino” “Una vez más, lamento que se haya perdido tanto. Y ni siquiera estoy seguro que es lo que sigue” External link

wsoctv Friday, October 18, 2019 4:57:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver dijo : “Queríamos dejar absolutamente en claro que los valores de la NBA, estos valores estadounidenses - somos una empresa estadounidense - nos acompañan a donde vayamos, y uno de estos valores es la libre expresión” “Queríamos asegurarnos que todos entiendan que estamos a favor de la libre expresión” External link

wsoctv Friday, October 18, 2019 4:57:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver uvedl : "Je nevyhnutelné, že lidé z opačných konců světa - včetně Spojených států a Číny - mají na různá témata různé názory. Úlohou NBA není tyto rozdíly posuzovat," External link

ceskenoviny-en Wednesday, October 9, 2019 1:41:00 PM EAT

Adam Silver dijo ( about Yao Ming ) : “Confío reunirme con Yao Ming y poder tener un acuerdo” External link

wsoctv Tuesday, October 8, 2019 11:59:00 PM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
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commissaire0.34%FR12/05/201705/12/2017
commissaire de la nba0.06%FR10/04/201704/10/2017
président de la nba0.84%FR09/30/201730/09/2017
comissário0.56%PT09/28/201728/09/2017
patron1.79%FR08/16/201716/08/2017
executive0.06%EN08/07/201707/08/2017
chief executive0.06%EN08/07/201707/08/2017
président0.45%FR08/05/201705/08/2017
comissário da nba0.45%PT07/17/201717/07/2017
grand patron0.62%FR06/24/201724/06/2017
successor0.17%EN04/26/201726/04/2017
basketball association commissioner1.12%EN03/13/201713/03/2017
chief0.06%EN02/14/201714/02/2017
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nbc commissioner0.06%EN12/16/201616/12/2016
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inventor0.06%EN07/15/201615/07/2016
commissioner0.34%SA09/08/201408/09/2014
nouveau patron0.50%FR08/27/201427/08/2014
administrator0.22%EN04/30/201430/04/2014
deputy0.17%EN02/03/201403/02/2014
deputy commissioner0.28%EN10/01/201301/10/2013
Names Lang Count
Adam SilverEN80.79%
Adam SilverFR14.62%
Adam SilverPT2.57%
Adam SilverES1.56%
Adam SilverSA0.16%
Адам СильверRU0.16%
Adam SilverIS0.08%
Adam SilverDE0.08%


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Lebron James said ( about Adam Silver ) : “Obviously, I saw Adam had his comments about the vaccination,” “But things like that, when you decide to do something, that’s a conversation between you and your family and not for everybody. I’ll keep it that way” External link

kiro7 Monday, March 15, 2021 12:33:00 AM EAT

Lebron James said ( about Adam Silver ) : “Obviously, I saw Adam had his comments about the vaccination,” “But things like that, when you decide to do something, that’s a conversation between you and your family and not for everybody. I’ll keep it that way” External link

ABCnews Sunday, March 14, 2021 11:27:00 PM EAT

Lebron James said ( about Adam Silver ) : "That's a conversation that my family and I will have. Pretty much keep that to a private thing," "Obviously I saw [NBA commissioner Adam Silver] had his comments about the vaccination. But things like that, when you decide to do something, that's a conversation between you and your family and not for everybody. I'll keep it that way" External link

CBSnews Tuesday, March 9, 2021 3:00:00 AM EAT

Marsha Blackburn told ( about Adam Silver ) : “Commissioner Silver cut a deal to air NBA games on the same station that regularly broadcasts Communist propaganda and forced prisoner confessions,” External link

theepochtimes Saturday, March 6, 2021 6:26:00 AM EAT

Adam Silver said ( about Adam Silver ) : “Commissioner Silver needs to come clean—did he agree to censor players’ free speech to return to Chinese state-run airwaves?” External link

theepochtimes Saturday, March 6, 2021 6:26:00 AM EAT

Michael Malone said ( about Adam Silver ) : “That's something I think the NBA, starting with Adam Silver, to our players and coaches has done a tremendous job of, is constantly show(ing) how unified we are in this fight for justice,” External link

gazette Friday, January 8, 2021 9:49:00 AM EAT

Ryan Smyth told ( about Adam Silver ) : “Adam (Silver, the NBA commissioner) told me straight up when we called him,” External link

usaToday Friday, December 18, 2020 9:14:00 PM EAT