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Sam Amick: NBA's Mike Bass to USAT on latest Sterling news: "There was never a discussion involving the NBA in which we would modify Mr. Sterling's penalty in any way whatsoever. Any suggestion otherwise is a complete fabrication." A reminder: Donald is basically suing himself. Twitter @sam_amick
Sam Amick: NBA spokesman Mike Bass to USAT re: Shelly Sterling:"As the Commissioner said last week, it would be a preferred outcome if the Sterlings were to voluntarily transfer 100% of the ownership in the team to new owners rather than to have their ownership in team terminated” Twitter @sam_amick
The NBA has promoted Mike Bass to Executive Vice President, Communications, it was announced today by NBA Deputy Commissioner and COO Adam Silver. As Executive Vice President, Bass, who reports to Silver, will oversee all public relations for the NBA, WNBA and NBA Development League, including basketball and business communications, on a global basis. Tim Frank, NBA Senior Vice President, Basketball Communications, will continue to direct the basketball communications efforts for all three leagues and will report to Bass. USA Today Sports
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