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Sport and Society for Arete: The Masters

Richard Crepeau | Posted 04.16.2014 | Sports
Richard Crepeau

Not once did Jim Nance mention that Jordan Spieth should have stayed at the University of Texas. Apparently Jim Nance didn't know that Spieth was a "one and a half and done," leaving in the middle of his second year.

Adding A 4-Point Play Would Be The Wrong Move For Basketball

Jordan Schultz | Posted 03.05.2014 | Sports
Jordan Schultz

The annual MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference in Boston is a forum to discuss the possibility of big changes in basketball. So it was no surprise when the concept of the four-point play came up for debate this year. The idea has generated a firestorm of controversy, and rightfully so. Rule changes happen often, and they can represent the growth of basketball. Don't forget that the NBA implemented the three-point shot in 1979, a change that's still drawing the ire of naysayers more than 30 years later. The three-point shot revolutionized basketball, re-shaping the way players play and coaches coach. But the four-point play -- even though it may sound like another step forward -- is not the right move for the league.

Jordan Schultz

Adam Silver: 'The So-Called One-And-Done Is Bad For College And Is Bad For The NBA'

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Schultz | Posted 02.25.2014 | Sports

Should the NBA prevent young men from earning a living playing basketball? The debate has raged around the question ever since the league implemen...

Jordan Schultz

NBA Commissioner: Jersey Sponsorships Are 'Inevitable'

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Schultz | Posted 02.25.2014 | Sports

Adam Silver has officially begun his tenure as NBA commissioner. Silver, 51, has worked for the league since 1992 and brings an energy and approachabi...

30 Years of NBA Success: Started in a CBS Sports Truck in '83

Terry Lyons | Posted 04.16.2014 | Sports
Terry Lyons

Their boss, a guy named Ted Shaker, saw the same thing Stern saw in the discarded gem the NBA property had become. The game needed a little polish, a fresh coat of paint or luster and it needed someone to give it a chance.

Silver Makes First Team Visit as Commissioner

Malaika Bobino | Posted 04.08.2014 | Sports
Malaika Bobino

Sacramento was honored to be the first NBA team to host the commissioner and gave their fans something to cheer about after they defeated the Toronto Raptors 109-101.

The NBA Has Tabled Discussions About Sponsorship Logos on Game Jerseys

Misha Hyman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports
Misha Hyman

Imagine the Los Angeles Lakers having a GEICO logo on their purple and gold jerseys. Or adorning AT&T on their green and whites.

2012 NBA All-Star Weekend a Social Media Success

Peter Robert Casey | Posted 05.02.2012 | Sports
Peter Robert Casey

When you combine a wildly popular league with a corporate culture of embracing technology and engagement, only one question remains: How social will the 2013 NBA All-Star Game be?

Jordan Schultz

The Schultz Report: Summer Mailbag

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Schultz | Posted 09.14.2011 | Sports

In this edition of the mailbag, we tackle James Harrison (sorry, I couldn't resist), MLB power rankings and of course, the NBA lockout.

Jordan Schultz

NBA Lockout: A Full Examination Of Both Parties

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Schultz | Posted 08.30.2011 | Sports

Related Note: LISTEN to my Wednesday radio podcasts for more lockout analysis along with breakdowns of last week's NBA Draft. The NBA is coming off...

Jordan Schultz

WATCH: Inside The 2011 NBA Draft

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Schultz | Posted 08.24.2011 | Sports

NEWARK, N.J. -- The draft has come and gone, so now it's time to break out the video. HuffPost spoke with some of the elite draftees, including an ...

"Geekfest" Draws an A-List Crowd in Beantown

Joe Favorito | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Joe Favorito

Can an institute of higher learning like MIT find a way to create that Davos-like event for the sports industry on a global basis?