New Orleans Hornets Basketball Schedule, News, Tickets, Scores, Players, Blogs, Videos, Links and More
More Fan Site Teams:

Report: Silver memo encourages teams to put more women in leadership roles

Report: Silver memo encourages teams to put more women in leadership roles
Published On: Fri, Sep 21
Jun 23, 2016; New York, NY, USA; Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot greets NBA commissioner Adam Silver after being selected as the number twenty-four overall pick to the Philadelphia 76ers in the first round of the 2016 NBA Draft at Barclays Center. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports

NBA commissioner Adam Silver sent a memo "strongly" encouraging all 30 teams to increase the number of women in their organizations in general, including in leadership roles, and improve reporting processes for sexual harassment, sources toldA The Athletic's Shams Charania.

TheA memoA apparently also asks teams to "evaluate all executives on efforts to eliminate harassment, conduct anonymous workplace surveys, (and) provide consistent discipline when misconduct is substantiated," Charania writes.

Read the complete news article here...


More Featured News

What kind of legacy does Kemba Walker want?
Published On: Mon, Mar 18
Back in November, when theA Charlotte HornetsA were simply off to another sloppy start,A I wrote that the team had failed Kemba Walker, the best player the franchise has ever had.A ...
Knicks, Hawks, Suns Carrying Most 2018/19 Dead Money
Published On: Tue, Mar 12
All but two of the NBAa€™s 30 teams are carrying some sort of a€œdead moneya€ on their salary cap for 2018/19. This dead money is created as a result of having, at some point, waiv...
NBA Rumors: Kemba Walker likely to leave the Hornets in free agency
Published On: Tue, Mar 12
Kemba WalkerA hasA never had an All-Star teammate. He has made the playoffs only twice and never won a series. At 30-37, the Hornets are unlikely to reach the postseason this year.I...
Mavs Expected To Make Big Push For Kemba Walker
Published On: Mon, Mar 11
The Mavericks are the biggest threat to the Hornets for unrestricted free agent Kemba Walker, longtime Hornets beat writer Rick Bonnell reports.Bonnell cites two knowledgeable sourc...
Kemba Walker Considered By Some Around NBA More Likely To Leave Hornets
Published On: Fri, Mar 08
The Charlotte Hornets resisted trade offers at the 2018 deadline and the subsequent offseason on Kemba Walker and he responded by having an All-Star season. Walker will be a free ag...
Adam Silver Admitted Shorter Contracts Have Given Star Players Too Much Power
Published On: Thu, Mar 07
Adam Silver sat down with The Ringera€™s Bill Simmons for a wide-ranging chat about the state of the NBA at the annual MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference, and was surprisingly ca...
Why Michael Jordan always will be the GOAT
Published On: Thu, Mar 07
LeBron James overtook Michael Jordan on Wednesday night on the NBAa€™s all-time scoring list. But LeBron will never truly overtake Jordan.Ever.LeBron is working on the sequel toA Sp...
Adam Silver Says A Lot Of NBA Players Are Generally Unhappy
Published On: Tue, Mar 05
Speaking at the MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference on Friday, NBA commissioner Adam Silver gave a sobering answer about the mental health of players in the league.As ...
Hornets Not Interested In Discussing Buyout With Frank Kaminsky
Published On: Thu, Feb 28
Frank Kaminsky has sought a buyout before Friday's deadline in order to become playoff eligible with another team.The Charlotte Hornets, however, have not been interested in discuss...
DeMarcus Cousins gets technical for throwing Jeremy Lambs shoe into crowd
Published On: Tue, Feb 26
The rule is clear: Throw another playersa€™ shoe when it comes off and earn a technical foul.Monday night in the Warriors win over the Hornets,A Jeremy Lamba€˜s shoe came off midway...
Jerseys Hats Shirts Sweatshirts

Name Pos
Ish Smith PG
Kendrick Perkins C
Jimmer Fredette PG
Alonzo Gee SF
Omer Asik C
Tyreke Evans SG
Jrue Holiday PG
Dante Cunningham PF
Eric Gordon SG
Norris Cole PG
See All Players