IN EARLY MARCH, NBA commissioner Adam Silver could have chosen any number of topics as the featured speaker at the MIT Sloan Analytics Conference, but one question gnawed at him: Why aren't NBA players happier?
These guys are making $20 million, $30 million, $40 million a year.
"To the outside world, they see the fame, the money, all of the trappings that go with it," Adam Silver said at the MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference.
"There's been a lot of emphasis on the wrong things," Irving explained to ESPN.
Just one of the things Terry Rozier has wanted at times to say to Irving this season.