Adam Silver Rumors

The league values such planning. They contacted the Clippers in the offseason and asked if the team had any general road map for when Leonard might sit out, sources said. The Clippers replied that they could not provide one at that point. In the end, all these decisions — whether a team may rest a healthy player in a game normally subject to the resting policy, or whether a player designated as “injured” truly is injured — can be sent as high as Adam Silver, the league’s commissioner, for approval. “We are not getting gamed,” Spruell said.
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NBA mulling reseeding, in-season tournament and play-in tourney

The NBA is engaged in serious discussions with the National Basketball Players Association and broadcast partners on sweeping and dramatic changes to the league calendar that would include a reseeding of the four conference finalists, a 30-team in-season tournament and a postseason play-in, league sources told ESPN. These scenarios would include the shortening of the regular season to a minimum of 78 games, league sources said.
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