Posted Feb 23, 2014 3:40 PM
NEW YORK -- NBA Commissioner Adam Silver issued the following statement on Sunday regarding Jason Collins' signing of a contract with the Brooklyn Nets:
"Jason told us that his goal was to earn another contract with an NBA team. Today, I want to commend him on achieving his goal. I know everyone in the NBA family is excited for him and proud that our league fosters an inclusive and respectful environment."
|Through The Lens: USAB Practice|
Watch Team USA's final practice as they prepare for Finland through the slow-motion phantom cam.
|USAB: Team meets Mayor Areso|
Team USA meets with the Mayor of Bilbao City Council, Mr. Ibon Areso after their final practice before facing Finland.
|USAB: Coach Meets the Mayor|
Mike Krzyzewski meets with the Mayor of Bilbao City Council, Mr. Ibon Areso after Team USA's final practice before facing Finland.
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Derrick Rose comments on playing five games in six days during 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup.
|USAB: Coach K On Finland's Game|
Coach K's says the Finnish play free, are a very motivated team that likes to live by the three pointer.