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Rob Manfred chosen to succeed Bud Selig as baseball commissioner

...80-year-old Selig on Jan. 25. It's a generational change much like the NBA undertook when Adam Silver, then 51, replaced David Stern, 71, as commissioner in February. And like Silver, he was his boss' pick.Manfred beat out Boston Red Sox Chairman...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-14/rob-manfred-chosen-succe
Alonzo Mourning recalls long journey to Hall of Fame induction

...career that led him to the Springfield shrine. He was inducted in a class that also included former NBA commissioner David Stern, NCAA championship-winning coaches Nolan Richardson and Gary Williams and six-time NBA All-Star Mitch Richmond...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-08-08/alonzo-mourning-recalls-long-
U.S. cuts basketball roster to 16 players

...injury is the most significant suffered by a U.S. player since pros were first used in 1992.Former NBA Commissioner David Stern and current Commissioner Adam Silver had floated the idea of an under-23 Olympic tournament before the 2012 Games...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-08-05/us-cuts-basketball-roster-16-
Former NBA commissioner David Stern set to enter Hall of Fame

NEW YORK - David Stern remembers the days when an NBA staff that numbered about two dozen...of basketball. Admitting that I'm prejudiced toward basketball, David Stern could go down in our era as the greatest commissioner of all-time...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-08-04/former-nba-commissioner-david
NBA has really gone global in the finals

...International growth has been a key part of the NBA's business model for years, so much so that former commissioner David Stern often and famously said that the league would have teams in Europe within a decade. There's an international broadcasting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-06-13/nba-has-really-gone-global-fi
Mourning, Richmond, Williams, Richardson among 2014 Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame class

...1970s, also was chosen.They joined the previously announced class of 2014 that includes retired NBA Commissioner David Stern. The induction ceremony is Aug. 8 in Springfield, Mass.Richardson was honored 20 years after leading Arkansas to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-04-07/mourning-richmond-williams-ri
New NBA commissioner Adam Silver not likely to make major changes

...commissioner, a chance to tell a worldwide viewing audience how he plans to make the NBA bigger and better than it was under David Stern.Don't expect anything major.After working so closely with Stern during his 22 years at the league, Silver's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-02-10/new-nba-commissionor-adam-sil
Nets hold on to edge Heat

...Celtics star Bill Russell watched the unveiling of his statue Friday at City Hall Plaza. Team owners, NBA Commissioner David Stern, Gov. Deval Patrick and Mayor Thomas Menino were there, along with NBA greats Bill Walton, Charles Barkley and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2013-11-01/nets-hold-edge-heat
Kyle Korver, Hawks overcome All-Star Kevin Love's 43 points to beat Timberwolves

...account Saturday of Silver holding a basketball and shaking hands with outgoing commissioner David Stern."It's official: Adam Silver succeeds David Stern as NBA Commissioner" the caption read.Stern retired after exactly 30 years in charge...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-02-01/kyle-korver-hawks-overcome-al
NBA: New looks around the league, and familiar sight of James, Heat

...moved on and Derrick Rose came back, though Kobe Bryant won't quite yet. Nine first-time coaches are coming in and David Stern will soon head out.With different looks all around the NBA in 2013-14, one familiar sight remains: LeBron James...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2013-10-28/nba-new-looks-around-league-and-f