David Stern http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ David Stern en-us Copyright 2016, Deseret News Publishing Company Tue, 09 Feb 2016 00:00:01 MST Tue, 09 Feb 2016 13:51:16 MST Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss The 1993 NBA draft redone: Two Utes, a Cougar and a second-round steal for the Jazz http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865630999/The-1993-NBA-draft-redone-Two-Utes-a-Cougar-and-a-second-round-steal-for-the-Jazz.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865630999/The-1993-NBA-draft-redone-Two-Utes-a-Cougar-and-a-second-round-steal-for-the-Jazz.html?pg=all A look at how the 1993 NBA draft would have gone based on how each of the players performed during their NBA careers. Thu, 18 Jun 2015 23:05:00 MDT Romney to host at least 6 GOP presidential hopefuls at annual Deer Valley summit http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865630494/Romney-to-host-at-least-6-GOP-presidential-hopefuls-at-annual-Deer-Valley-summit.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865630494/Romney-to-host-at-least-6-GOP-presidential-hopefuls-at-annual-Deer-Valley-summit.html?pg=all At least six Republican contenders for the White House will be in Utah through Saturday to meet with a select group of former... Wed, 10 Jun 2015 17:40:00 MDT How the Jazz discovered the shot-block artist known as Rudy Gobert http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865623789/How-the-Jazz-discovered-the-shot-block-artist-known-as--Rudy-Gobert.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865623789/How-the-Jazz-discovered-the-shot-block-artist-known-as--Rudy-Gobert.html?pg=all Move over Napoleon; someone else wants to rule the world. Mon, 09 Mar 2015 14:00:00 MDT Jazz notebook: Rudy Gobert happy to be wearing a Utah hat http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865623102/Jazz-notebook-Rudy-Gobert-happy-to-be-wearing-a-Utah-hat.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865623102/Jazz-notebook-Rudy-Gobert-happy-to-be-wearing-a-Utah-hat.html?pg=all By the time draft night ended in 2013, Rudy Gobert was officially a member of the Jazz. Utah was one of the 12 teams... Fri, 27 Feb 2015 22:55:00 MST Silver: Having jersey sponsors in NBA 'inevitable' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666318/Silver-Having-jersey-sponsors-in-NBA-inevitable.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666318/Silver-Having-jersey-sponsors-in-NBA-inevitable.html?pg=all In the NBA's efforts to grow its popularity in Europe, it may have picked up a way of also boosting revenues back home. Wed, 14 Jan 2015 15:18:38 MST NBA draft overview: Andrew Wiggins is No. 1, Shabazz Napier to Miami http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765655837/NBA-draft-overview-Andrew-Wiggins-is-No-1-Shabazz-Napier-to-Miami.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765655837/NBA-draft-overview-Andrew-Wiggins-is-No-1-Shabazz-Napier-to-Miami.html?pg=all Andrew Wiggins went No. 1, so he got to make the first pitch. Thu, 26 Jun 2014 22:50:00 MDT Hats will be changing on NBA draft night http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765655813/Hats-will-be-changing-on-NBA-draft-night.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765655813/Hats-will-be-changing-on-NBA-draft-night.html?pg=all Tom Penn was an assistant general manager with the Memphis Grizzlies in 2006 when they struck a deal with Houston before the... Thu, 26 Jun 2014 10:15:00 MDT Study: NBA maintains strong diversity numbers http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765655734/Study-NBA-maintains-strong-diversity-numbers.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765655734/Study-NBA-maintains-strong-diversity-numbers.html?pg=all According to a report released Tuesday, the NBA received an A-plus grade for racial hiring and B-plus for gender hiring on... Tue, 24 Jun 2014 14:18:56 MDT The curse of the NBA big man always affects drafts http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765655668/The-curse-of-the-NBA-big-man-always-affects-drafts.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765655668/The-curse-of-the-NBA-big-man-always-affects-drafts.html?pg=all The No. 1 pick in the 2007 NBA draft is a poster child for big man bad luck, an epidemic that's been sweeping the league for... Mon, 23 Jun 2014 17:05:19 MDT AP Source: Donald Sterling hires investigators to dig up dirt on commissioners, 29 other owners http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765654924/AP-Source-Donald-Sterling-hires-investigators-to-dig-up-dirt-on-commissioners-29-other-owners.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765654924/AP-Source-Donald-Sterling-hires-investigators-to-dig-up-dirt-on-commissioners-29-other-owners.html?pg=all Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling's team of lawyers has hired four private investigation firms to dig up dirt on the... Fri, 13 Jun 2014 08:12:59 MDT Knicks hire Derek Fisher as head coach http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765654824/Knicks-hire-Derek-Fisher-as-head-coach.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765654824/Knicks-hire-Derek-Fisher-as-head-coach.html?pg=all isher was never the best player, certainly not the tallest or quickest. Tue, 10 Jun 2014 21:35:00 MDT Miami Heat's Dwyane Wade fined $5,000 for flopping http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765654743/Miami-Heats-Dwyane-Wade-fined-5000-for-flopping.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765654743/Miami-Heats-Dwyane-Wade-fined-5000-for-flopping.html?pg=all The flop is having an impact on the playoffs, and it's being caught much more than it was in the regular season. Mon, 09 Jun 2014 15:00:00 MDT Adam Silver says the NBA's fight with Donald Sterling almost over http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765654669/Adam-Silver-says-the-NBAs-fight-with-Donald-Sterling-almost-over.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765654669/Adam-Silver-says-the-NBAs-fight-with-Donald-Sterling-almost-over.html?pg=all The NBA commissioner said Sterling still hasn't signed off on the sale of the Los Angeles Clippers, or agreed to drop his... Sun, 08 Jun 2014 19:29:18 MDT NBA plans Tuesday news conference on Sterling http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765652728/NBA-plans-Tuesday-news-conference-on-Sterling.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765652728/NBA-plans-Tuesday-news-conference-on-Sterling.html?pg=all is planning a Tuesday news conference to discuss the investigation into embattled Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling,... Mon, 28 Apr 2014 13:36:25 MDT Raising the NBA age limit for a better league http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601522/Raising-the-NBA-age-limit-for-a-better-league.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601522/Raising-the-NBA-age-limit-for-a-better-league.html?pg=all The National Basketball Association recently changed commissioners to Adam Silver. At the recent Sloan Conference, Silver was... Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:00:00 MDT Let the (real) games begin: It's NBA playoff time http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765652130/Let-the-real-games-begin-Its-NBA-playoff-time.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765652130/Let-the-real-games-begin-Its-NBA-playoff-time.html?pg=all Finally, the NBA playoffs are set. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 09:00:07 MDT Alonzo Mourning, Nolan Richardson, Gary Williams make Naismith Hall of Fame http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765651424/Alonzo-Mourning-Nolan-Richardson-Gary-Williams-make-Naismith-Hall-of-Fame.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765651424/Alonzo-Mourning-Nolan-Richardson-Gary-Williams-make-Naismith-Hall-of-Fame.html?pg=all Alonzo Mourning and NCAA championship-winning coaches Nolan Richardson and Gary Williams have been voted into the Naismith... Mon, 07 Apr 2014 12:26:26 MDT NBA approves Hornets name returning to Charlotte http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765634256/NBA-approves-Hornets-name-returning-to-Charlotte.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765634256/NBA-approves-Hornets-name-returning-to-Charlotte.html?pg=all Charlotte is the home of the Hornets once again. Thu, 18 Jul 2013 21:15:00 MDT Stern overseeing his last NBA Finals http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765631582/Stern-overseeing-his-last-NBA-Finals.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765631582/Stern-overseeing-his-last-NBA-Finals.html?pg=all David Stern thinks that when it comes to the NBA Finals, his last might be the best. Thu, 06 Jun 2013 23:28:44 MDT Matt Petersen: NBA's Final Four proving parity? We'll see http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865581073/Matt-Petersen-NBAs-Final-Four-proving-parity-Well-see.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865581073/Matt-Petersen-NBAs-Final-Four-proving-parity-Well-see.html?pg=all If you're a stats geek, the score in the NBA's version of the Final Four was 3-1. Three small market teams, one big market. Mon, 03 Jun 2013 14:33:20 MDT Sacramento Kings sale to Vivek Ranadive group complete http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765631041/Sacramento-Kings-sale-to-Vivek-Ranadive-group-complete.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765631041/Sacramento-Kings-sale-to-Vivek-Ranadive-group-complete.html?pg=all A new owner is in place. A new coach is on the way. And for the first time in 14 years, Sacramento Kings fans can celebrate a... Fri, 31 May 2013 18:55:00 MDT Utah Jazz: No lottery luck, so Jazz remain in No. 14 spot for NBA draft http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580454/Utah-Jazz-No-lottery-luck-so-Jazz-remain-in-No-14-spot-for-NBA-draft.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580454/Utah-Jazz-No-lottery-luck-so-Jazz-remain-in-No-14-spot-for-NBA-draft.html?pg=all The Jazz did not defy the odds in the NBA's lottery and remained in the No. 14 position for the 2013 draft on June 27. Tue, 21 May 2013 19:10:00 MDT NBA Owners reject Kings' move to Seattle, Sacramento to keep franchise http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765629760/NBA-Owners-reject-Kings-move-to-Seattle-Sacramento-to-keep-franchise.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765629760/NBA-Owners-reject-Kings-move-to-Seattle-Sacramento-to-keep-franchise.html?pg=all Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson flashed a few smiles when his bid to save the city's NBA franchise finally succeeded. Just not... Thu, 16 May 2013 08:50:00 MDT NBA veteran Jason Collins comes out as gay http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765628276/NBA-veteran-Jason-Collins-comes-out-as-gay.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765628276/NBA-veteran-Jason-Collins-comes-out-as-gay.html?pg=all In a first-person article posted Monday on Sports Illustrated's website, Collins begins: "I'm a 34-year-old NBA center. I'm... Mon, 29 Apr 2013 15:55:13 MDT Letter reveals Maloof brothers favor Seattle's deal for Kings http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765627450/Letter-reveals-Maloof-brothers-favor-Seattles-deal-for-Kings.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765627450/Letter-reveals-Maloof-brothers-favor-Seattles-deal-for-Kings.html?pg=all The Maloof family is asking NBA owners to approve the sale of the Kings to a Seattle group, saying there is "significant... Fri, 19 Apr 2013 15:30:00 MDT Sacramento, Seattle? Kings fate to be decided soon http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765627141/Sacramento-Seattle-Kings-fate-to-be-decided-soon.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765627141/Sacramento-Seattle-Kings-fate-to-be-decided-soon.html?pg=all go again. Tue, 16 Apr 2013 00:00:00 MDT West beats East 143-138 in NBA All-Star Game (+videos) http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765622840/West-beats-East-143-138-in-NBA-All-Star-Game-videos.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765622840/West-beats-East-143-138-in-NBA-All-Star-Game-videos.html?pg=all Kevin Durant scored 30 points, MVP Chris Paul had 20 points and 15 assists, and the Western Conference beat the East 143-138... Mon, 18 Feb 2013 00:31:18 MST Rock On: How Utes can log a sellout http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765621247/Rock-On-How-Utes-can-log-a-sellout.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765621247/Rock-On-How-Utes-can-log-a-sellout.html?pg=all Be sure the Niners kick for their points. They've missed 13 field goal attempts this season. Tue, 29 Jan 2013 09:58:37 MST Reports: Jimmer Fredette, Kings headed for Seattle http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865570296/Reports-Jimmer-Fredette-Kings-headed-for-Seattle.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865570296/Reports-Jimmer-Fredette-Kings-headed-for-Seattle.html?pg=all Jimmer Fredette may soon call the Emerald City his home. Wed, 09 Jan 2013 14:10:00 MST Rock On: Bronco Mendenhall, Rick Majerus in an alternate universe http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765617491/Rock-On-Bronco-Mendenhall-Rick-Majerus-in-an-alternate-universe.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765617491/Rock-On-Bronco-Mendenhall-Rick-Majerus-in-an-alternate-universe.html?pg=all Poor Al Jefferson. The Jazz center spends 25 large for a new bed and still has an aching back. Mon, 10 Dec 2012 23:30:00 MST Bryant eclipses 30,000, Lakers beat Hornets 103-87 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765617165/Bryant-eclipses-30000-Lakers-beat-Hornets-103-87.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765617165/Bryant-eclipses-30000-Lakers-beat-Hornets-103-87.html?pg=all Kobe Bryant grinned and uttered the word "irony" as he considered the fact that the team that drafted him nearly 17 years ago... Thu, 06 Dec 2012 06:33:54 MST Brad Rock: Mehmet Okur, international players could teach us a lesson about getting along http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765615507/Mehmet-Okur-international-players-could-teach-us-a-lesson-about-getting-along.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765615507/Mehmet-Okur-international-players-could-teach-us-a-lesson-about-getting-along.html?pg=all When former Jazz center Mehmet Okur announced his retirement last week, I thought: There goes one of the good ones. It's... Tue, 13 Nov 2012 23:58:37 MST Utah Jazz lose at Memphis, fall on the road for third straight time http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865566139/Utah-Jazz-lose-at-Memphis-fall-on-the-road-for-third-straight-time.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865566139/Utah-Jazz-lose-at-Memphis-fall-on-the-road-for-third-straight-time.html?pg=all At this rate — and the way they're playing — the Jazz might gather an impressive collection of honorary city keys... Mon, 05 Nov 2012 22:43:06 MST Utah Jazz: Slow starts, playing Alec Burks, and other short shots from Monday shootaround http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865566088/Utah-Jazz-Slow-starts-playing-Alec-Burks-and-other-short-shots-from-Monday-shootaround.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865566088/Utah-Jazz-Slow-starts-playing-Alec-Burks-and-other-short-shots-from-Monday-shootaround.html?pg=all Coach Tyrone Corbin made players aware of extra emotions to be in Memphis. He expects Grizzlies to be fired up but hopes for... Mon, 05 Nov 2012 13:46:35 MST Nets beat Raptors 107-100 in Brooklyn debut http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765614678/Nets-beat-Raptors-107-100-in-Brooklyn-debut.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765614678/Nets-beat-Raptors-107-100-in-Brooklyn-debut.html?pg=all The chant was 55 years in the making, delayed a couple days by disaster, and delivered by a sold-out crowd that wasn't... Sat, 03 Nov 2012 22:56:32 MDT Utah Jazz chime in on Stern announcing he will retire in February 2014 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865565324/Utah-Jazz-chime-in-on-Stern-announcing-he-will-retire-in-February-2014.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865565324/Utah-Jazz-chime-in-on-Stern-announcing-he-will-retire-in-February-2014.html?pg=all Players and brass of the Utah Jazz, a small-market organization that stands to benefit from the most-recent Collective... Thu, 25 Oct 2012 20:56:57 MDT Doug Robinson: NBA: Where the fights aren't fair http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765597121/NBA-Where-the-fights-arent-fair.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765597121/NBA-Where-the-fights-arent-fair.html?pg=all Whattya mean the Lakers traded for Dwight Howard? Didn't they just sign Steve Nash, too? Tue, 14 Aug 2012 23:01:41 MDT Obama taking in Olympic basketball tune-ups http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765590221/Obama-taking-in-Olympic-basketball-tune-ups.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765590221/Obama-taking-in-Olympic-basketball-tune-ups.html?pg=all Hoops fan President Barack Obama is getting an Olympic preview of USA Basketball. Mon, 16 Jul 2012 15:34:09 MDT Hornets select Davis with No. 1 pick in NBA draft http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765586701/Hornets-select-Davis-with-No-1-pick-in-NBA-draft.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765586701/Hornets-select-Davis-with-No-1-pick-in-NBA-draft.html?pg=all The New Orleans Hornets have selected Kentucky forward Anthony Davis with the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft. Thu, 28 Jun 2012 22:28:54 MDT