Adam Silver, in an appearance on TNT's "Inside the NBA" Thursday night, said there is a chance that older NBA head coaches won't be able to be on the bench when the league resumes play due to concerns about the coronavirus.
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Pelicans star Zion Williamson has been granted a temporary stay on an inquiry into whether he received improper benefits before playing for Duke.
Now that the NBA officially plans to resume its regular season at Disney World at the end of July, Brian Windhorst, Jackie MacMullan and Tim MacMahon try to answer looming questions about the Disney complex, hotel accommodations, coronavirus testing, playoff seeding plans, the TV programming schedule, the loss of home court advantage and more.
A judge ruled Zion Williamson will be required to answer interrogatories and requests for admissions from attorneys representing Gina Ford and Prime Sports Marketing, who are suing Williamson for $100 million for breaching their marketing agreement.
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Saints/Pelicans owner Gayle Benson announced the creation of a Social Justice Leadership Coalition including Demario Davis, Lonzo Ball and JJ Redick. "I stand with them and I will rely on their leadership and direction ... to make the most powerful impact we can... There are no written words, nor the timing of those words that can properly honor the life of George Floyd. We stand against police brutality in any form... Unified action towards a solution is what needs to come from this now."
Brian Windhorst, Malika Andrews, Andrew Lopez and Kevin Pelton discuss the events of the past week and how the NBA community has rallied around the cause. Then, the crew tries to answer questions about the quality of games to expect when the NBA returns, if the "playoff-plus" format is fair and whether the league is trying to tailor its return plan around Zion Williamson and the Pelicans (16:00).
What would a 22-team restart mean for the Lakers, Mavericks and more playoff contenders?
With multiple return-to-play proposals on the table, Brian Windhorst, Jackie MacMullan and Tim MacMahon discuss the feasibility of these options, as well as the NBA's real motivations behind each plan. Plus, the crew identifies the teams who could benefit the most from this extended layoff (33:50).
The world misses NBA basketball. Our experts do too. That's why they're reliving some the most memorable moments of 2019-20 so far.
In a motion filed Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, Zion Williamson's attorneys asked a judge to void his marketing agreement with Gina Ford and Prime Sports Marketing.
Zion Williamson's former marketing representative has asked the Pelicans star to admit that his parents demanded and received gifts from Duke, Nike and Adidas.
Some of the brightest young stars in sports -- including Zion Williamson, Mookie Betts, and Jack and Quinn Hughes -- have something in common besides exceptional athleticism and uncommon drive: Their first (and toughest) coach was Mom.
It took less than 500 minutes together on the court for Ball and Williamson to become the NBA's most exciting alley-oop partnership.