It’s Out of the Question: Does sports do it right with the transfer of power?

Out with the old (David Stern) and in with the new (Adam Silver) NBA style, in 2014.

Out with the old (David Stern) and in with the new (Adam Silver) NBA style, in 2014.

The congenial transfer of power happens all the time in the sports world.
No great displays of angst. Very little conflagrating egos.
C-SPAN doesn’t even bother to cover it, as the whole process comes off as even too phlegmatic for them.
Just nothing more than a rubber stamp and a press release. The public apparently not need to concern itself with how its favorite pro sports leagues altered the course of their future.
From commissioner to commissioner, the mission is to keep things peaceful, prudent and profitable. And private.
Apparently, that’s transparency at its finest?
When do the fans who are most invested with time, ticket purchases and crocodile tears become an essential part of this important process?
It all seems rigged.
More at this link ….

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