Silver to replace Granik, retain other duties
NEW YORK -- NBA Entertainment president Adam Silver was appointed Wednesday to the role of deputy commissioner, replacing Russ Granik as the league's No. 2 man behind David Stern.
Silver was elected unanimously during the league's two-day Board of Governors meetings and will take office July 1.
Silver, 43, will retain his responsibilities with NBA
Entertainment, which he has run for more than eight years, while
adding those of Granik. Granik announced in October he would step
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