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Stern wants to reshuffle divisions if NBA expands

NBA commissioner David Stern, speaking before the Hornets' first game in New Orleans, revealed Wednesday that he is open to a complete overhaul of the league's divisional structure if a 30th franchise is introduced in Charlotte, as expected, for the 2004-05 season.

Originally Published: October 30, 2002
By Marc Stein | ESPN.com

NEW ORLEANS -- NBA commissioner David Stern, speaking before the Hornets' first game in New Orleans, revealed Wednesday that he is open to a complete overhaul of the league's divisional structure if a 30th franchise is introduced in Charlotte, as expected, for the 2004-05 season.

“ If we were to (expand), I think we should go to six divisions and start some real trouble. ”

— David Stern

Stern's preference is to consider a broad ...

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