아담 실버 - Adam Silver

아담 실버
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NBA 5 대 위원

2014 년 2 월 1 일 취임
대리인 마크 테이텀
선행 데이비드 스턴
개인 정보
태어난 (1962-04-25) 1962 년 4 월 25 일 (58 세) 미국
뉴욕 라이
신장 191cm (6 피트 3 인치) [1]
배우자
매기 실버
( m. 2,015)
어린이 2
교육 듀크 대학교 ( BA )
시카고 대학교 ( JD )

Adam Silver (1962 년 4 월 25 일 출생)는 미국 농구 협회 (NBA) 의 5 번째이자 현재 커미셔너미국 사업가, 변호사 및 스포츠 임원 입니다 . 그는 1992 년 NBA에 합류하여 리그 내에서 다양한 직책을 맡았 으며 2006 년 전임자이자 멘토 인 David Stern 아래에서 COO 겸 부위 원이 되었습니다. 2014 년 Stern이 은퇴했을 때 Silver가 새 커미셔너로 지명되었습니다.

While commissioner, the league continued to grow economically and globally, especially in China. Silver made headlines in 2014 for forcing Donald Sterling to sell the Los Angeles Clippers after Sterling made racist remarks; later banning him for life from the game. Silver also received international attention for his neutral positioning of the NBA during the 2019–20 Hong Kong protests.

Early life

실버는 태어났다 유태인 미국 가족에서 자란 호밀, 뉴욕 의 북부 교외 뉴욕시웨스트 체스터 카운티 . [2] [3] 그는 라이 고등학교에 다녔고 1980 년에 졸업했습니다. [4]

After high school, Silver went to Duke University and majored in political science. He graduated in 1984 with a Bachelor of Arts degree,[5] then worked for one year as a legislative aide to Les AuCoin, who was a member of the U.S. House of Representatives from 1975 to 1993.[6] Silver then attended the University of Chicago Law School, graduating in 1988 with a J.D. degree.[7]

법률 학교 후, 실버 clerked 판사에 대해 하나 년 킴바 우드뉴욕 남부 지구에 대한 미국 지방 법원 , [8] 다음의 법률 회사에 합류 있는 Cravath, Swaine & 무어를 동료로.

NBA 경력

커미셔너가되기 전에 Silver는 8 년 동안 NBA의 부 커미셔너 겸 최고 운영 책임자였습니다. 이 역할에서, 그는와 리그의 마지막 세 단체 협약의 협상에 관여 한 미국 프로 농구 선수 협회 ,의 개발 WNBANBA 개발 리그 와 제휴 터너 방송 프로 농구 (NBA)의 디지털 자산을 관리하고, 창조 NBA 중국의.

이전에 Silver는 NBA Entertainment 의 사장 겸 COO로 8 년을 보냈습니다 . 1992 년 NBA에 합류 한 이후 Silver는 수석 부사장 겸 COO, NBA 엔터테인먼트, NBA 참모 총장, 커미셔너 특별 보좌관을 역임했습니다. [9]

During his time with NBA Entertainment, Silver was an executive producer of the IMAX movie Michael Jordan to the Max, as well as the documentary Whatever Happened to Micheal Ray? He also worked on the production side of Like Mike and Year of the Yao.

Commissioner

On October 25, 2012, he was endorsed by David Stern to be the next NBA Commissioner when Stern announced that he would step down on February 1, 2014.[10][11][12]

On April 25, 2014, TMZ Sports released a video of Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling holding a conversation with his girlfriend that included racist remarks. Silver responded on April 29, 2014, announcing that Sterling had been banned from the NBA for life. In addition, Silver fined Sterling $2.5 million, the maximum allowed under the NBA constitution. Silver stripped Sterling from virtually all of his authority over the Clippers, and urged owners to vote to expel Sterling from ownership of the Clippers. Sterling was disallowed from entering any Clippers facility as well as attending any NBA games. It was one of the most severe punishments ever imposed on a professional sports owner.[13]

On November 13, 2014, Silver published an op-ed piece in The New York Times, where he announced that he is in favor of legalized and regulated sports betting, mentioning that it should be "brought out of the underground and into the sunlight where it can be appropriately monitored and regulated."[14]

On October 4, 2019, Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey issued a tweet that supported the 2019–20 Hong Kong protests.[15] Morey later deleted the tweet.[16] On October 6, Morey and the NBA each issued a separate statement addressing the original tweet; Morey said that he never intended his tweet to cause any offense while the NBA said the tweet was "regrettable."[17][18] The statements drew attention and subsequent bipartisan criticism from several US politicians.[19] On October 7, Silver defended league's response to the tweet, supporting Morey's right to freedom of expression while also accepting the right of reply from the government of and businesses from China.[20] Soon after, Silver faced a risk between the partnership of China and the NBA. China responded negatively with decisions to possibly cut ties from the NBA. Silver publicly said, "It is inevitable that people around the world—including from America and China—will have different viewpoints over different issues. . . . It is not the role of the NBA to adjudicate those differences."[21] Chinese smartphone manufacturer Vivo"Vivo는 항상 국익이 무엇보다 중요하다는 원칙을 고집해 왔으며 국가 주권과 영토 무결성에 대한 도전을 구성하는 발언과 행동을 단호하게 반대해 왔습니다.. NBA와의 모든 협력을 중단합니다. " [22]

On March 11, 2020, Silver made the decision to suspend the 2019-20 NBA season in reaction to the COVID-19 pandemic.[23] On June 4, 2020, it was announced that the season would resume for 22 of the 30 teams in the NBA Bubble, a $170 million investment to protect the players, the coaches, and the successful completion of the season.[24][25] Near the end of the regular season, Silver stated that the bubble was "better than what we had envisioned."[26]

Honors

In 2016, Sports Business Journal ranked Silver No. 1 on its list of the 50 Most Influential People in Sports Business. In 2015, Silver was named Executive of the Year by Sports Business Journal.[27] That year he was also named one of Time's 100 Most Influential People[28] and one of Fortune's 50 Greatest Leaders.[29]

In 2014, he was named the Sports Illustrated Executive of the Year.[30]

Other

Silver는 Duke University 이사회에 소속되어 있으며 University of Chicago Law School에서 2016 Distinguished Alumnus Award를 수상했습니다. [31] 그는 Lustgarten 췌장암 재단의 이사회에 있습니다. [32]

개인 생활

Silver는 2015 년부터 그의 아내 Maggie와 결혼했습니다. [33] 두 딸이 있는데 한 명은 2017 년 4 월에, 다른 한 명은 2020 년 5 월에 태어났습니다. [34] [35]

참고 문헌

  1. Howard Beck (2014 년 2 월 14 일). "Adam Silver의 농구에 대한 평생의 사랑은 새로운 역할에 집중하는 데 도움이 될 것입니다" . Bleacher 보고서 . 검색된 년 11 월 (5), (2020) .
  2. ^ Jerusalem Post: "Who was the most influential Jew in sports this past year?" By Uriel Sturm August 9, 2016
  3. ^ "Jewish groups slam racist rant attributed to Donald Sterling". Jewish Journal. Retrieved April 30, 2014.
  4. ^ "Silver mettle". www.sportsbusinessdaily.com. Retrieved June 30, 2017.
  5. ^ "Future NBA Commissioner Reflects on Time at Duke". goduke.com. February 3, 2013. Retrieved July 24, 2019.
  6. ^ Lofton, John Lombardo; Terry Lefton (October 21, 2013). "Silver mettle". SportsBusiness Daily. Retrieved April 29, 2014.
  7. ^ "Duke alum Adam Silver named next NBA commissioner". DukeChronicle.com. October 26, 2012. Retrieved May 1, 2013.
  8. ^ Soshnick, Scott. "Silver Taking Over NBA With Stern Completing Turnaround". Businessweek. Archived from the original on November 14, 2014. Retrieved May 1, 2013.
  9. ^ "Profile from". NBA.com. Retrieved January 5, 2017.
  10. ^ "Stern to step aside in 2014; Silver to replace him". National Basketball Association. October 25, 2012. Retrieved June 28, 2015.
  11. ^ Berger, Ken (February 25, 2012). "Stern anoints Silver as successor". CBS Sports. Archived from the original on February 2, 2014. Retrieved April 30, 2014.
  12. ^ Windhorst, Brian (October 25, 2012). "David Stern has date for retirement". ESPN.com. ESPN. Retrieved October 25, 2012.
  13. ^ "Clippers owner Sterling banned for life by the NBA". National Basketball Association. April 29, 2014. Retrieved June 28, 2015.
  14. ^ Adam Silver (November 13, 2014). "N.B.A. Commissioner Adam Silver: Allow Gambling on Pro Games". The New York Times. Retrieved June 28, 2015.
  15. ^ "Rockets GM Daryl Morey tweets support for Hong Kong protests, prompting response from owner". sports.yahoo.com. October 5, 2019.
  16. ^ "Rockets GM Daryl Morey in hot water after Hong Kong tweet". USA Today. MSN. October 5, 2019.
  17. ^ Chang, Joy (October 7, 2019). "Houston Rockets GM's Hong Kong tweet outrages Chinese fans". SCMP. Retrieved October 8, 2019.
  18. ^ Victor, Daniel (October 7, 2019). "Hong Kong Protests Put N.B.A. on Edge in China". NYT.
  19. ^ "Rockets' general manager's Hong Kong comments anger China". AP NEWS. October 7, 2019.
  20. ^ "NBA head Adam Silver defends response over tweet uproar". Reuters. October 8, 2019.
  21. ^ "Adam Silver's statement on NBA and China". NBA.com. October 8, 2019. Retrieved May 11, 2020.
  22. ^ Business, Michelle Toh and Laura He, CNN. "All of the NBA's official Chinese partners have suspended ties with the league". CNN.
  23. ^ Coaston, Jane (March 11, 2020). "The NBA has suspended its season due to coronavirus". Vox.
  24. ^ "Sources: NBA approves return plan by 29-1 vote". ESPN.com. June 4, 2020.
  25. ^ Mannix, Chris. "Free From Quarantine: The NBA Bubble Is A Unique Experience". Sports Illustrated.
  26. ^ Mannix, Chris. "Adam Silver Opens Up About the NBA Bubble: 'It's Better Than What We Had Envisioned'". Sports Illustrated.
  27. ^ "SBJ 2015 Executive of the Year". SBJ.
  28. ^ "Time 100 Most Influential - Adam Silver". Time Magazine.
  29. ^ "Fortune 50 Greatest Leaders- Adam Silver". Fortune Magazine.
  30. ^ Jenkins, Lee (December 11, 2014). "SI Executive of the Year- Adam Silver". Sports Illustrated.
  31. ^ "Apple CEO Cook, NBA commissioner Silver among 8 new trustees". dukechronicle.com. June 7, 2015. Archived from the original on July 7, 2015. Retrieved June 30, 2017.
  32. ^ Ramkumar, Amrith. "Lustgarten Foundation leadership". Lustgarten Foundation.
  33. ^ "NBA commissioner Adam Silver: I'm getting married - TODAY.com". TODAY. Retrieved February 1, 2018.
  34. ^ @MagicJohnson (April 20, 2017). "Congratulations to Commissioner Adam Silver and his wife Maggie on the birth of their daughter Louise Burns Silver!" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  35. ^ Mannix, Chris. "Adam Silver Opens Up About the NBA Bubble: 'It's Better Than What We Had Envisioned'". Sports Illustrated. Sports Illustrated. Retrieved August 13, 2020.

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