NBA Commissioner Adam Silver says league supports free speech, must live with the consequences
Silver also told reporters in Tokyo that he will attend the Lakers-Nets game in Shanghai on Thursday, where he said he hopes he “can meet with the appropriate officials and discuss where we stand.”
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver says changes to rules on draft trades possible
LAS VEGAS — NBA Commissioner Adam Silver wants the hat game fixed.
What's NBA commissioner Adam Silver's philosophy on players resting?
NBA commissioner Adam Silver has addressed the hot-button issue several times.
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver: Trade requests should stay behind closed doors
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Adam Silver hopes to see greater discretion from NBA players when they request a trade The NBA commissioner delivered his annual All-Star Weekend address Saturday at Spectrum Center, taking questions on the Anthony Davis situation, tampering and competitive balance. While Silver expressed confidence that his league can "investigate and potentially prosecute" tampering allegations, he acknowledged his limited authority to squelch high-profile and controversial…
NBA commissioner Adam Silver says league looking to change rules around tampering
After a slew of deals were announced at the opening of this summer’s free agency negotiating window, Silver acknowledged that some of the league’s rules regarding not allowing contract discus…
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver predicts how we’ll watch basketball in 5 years
LAS VEGAS — Over the past several decades, technology has changed the way NBA fans listen and watch games, from radios to televisions and now with the internet. So how will new tech products and…
Commissioner Adam Silver: NBA 'can do a better job' on free agency, rules
LAS VEGAS — The NBA knows its rules about when teams can negotiate with free agents are not being followed.
What keeps Adam Silver up at night
The commissioner gets candid about the problems he and the NBA are facing right now.
What Is Free Speech?
Vox Is Wrong About How Many People Support Free Speech
Vox & Friends' favorite chart is being consistently misinterpreted––principled support for free speech is nowhere near as high as Vox claims.
Why NCAC Does Not Support ‘Restore Campus Free Speech’ Bills
By Abena Hutchful July 7, 2017 Yesterday, NCAC sent a letter to North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper urging him to veto a bill dubbed as a measure to “restore” and “preserve” free speech on state college campuses. But why would an organization devoted to free expression like NCAC object to an effort to safeguard free speech at universities? Because, as Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards concluded when he vetoed the bill in his state, “(it) would only frustrate the goals it purports to…
Tapper: What Free Speech Crisis?
On Sunday, CNN’s Jake Tapper seemed to blame “far-right” groups for inciting violence at Saturday’s clashes in
Censored: Why Free Speech Matters
WHO: ADF International Deputy Director Paul Coleman, author of the book Censored WHAT: Speaking at Heritage Foundation seminar “Censored: Why Free Speech Matters,” hosted by Ryan T. Anderson, Ph.D., on the subject of free speech in Europe and the U.S.WHEN: Tuesday, Aug. 2, at 12 p.m. EDTWHERE: The Heritage Foundation’s Lehrman Auditorium, 214 Massachusetts Ave. NE, Washington | RSVP to attend or watch onlineADDITIONAL INFORMATION:In the…
How former ref Tim Donaghy conspired to fix NBA games
In 2007, NBA ref Tim Donaghy pleaded guilty to betting on games he officiated. But it was never proved that he fixed them -- until now. Our two-year investigation reveals how he did it, whom he did it with and the millions that flowed from the conspiracy.
How PIPA and SOPA Violate White House Principles Supporting Free Speech and Innovation
Over the weekend, the Obama administration issued a potentially game-changing statement on the blacklist bills, saying it would oppose PIPA and SOPA as written, and drew an important line in the sand by emphasizing that it “will not support” any bill “that reduces freedom of expression,...
How A Public Corruption Scandal Became A Fight Over Free Speech
Monday the Supreme Court hears about a man who was fired after testifying against a state lawmaker. The case on public employees' right to speak out could impact future corruption investigations.
With China rift ongoing, NBA says free speech remains vital
Adam Silver is going to Shanghai on Wednesday and said he hopes to meet with officials and some of the league's business partners.
Federal Court Rules Middle Finger Protected As Free Speech Under Constitution
A Michigan woman appeared at the U.S. Court of Appeals to fight the notion that her right to free speech was violated, resulting in a harsher traffic ticket following a stop by a police officer.
Here are the 10 worst US colleges for free speech: report
Michigan College: Albion Ranks in Top 10 Worst for Free Speech
Albion College in the Top 10 of the worst colleges for free speech