David Stern held title for 30-years
NEW YORK, N.Y. (KYMA, KSWT, KECY) - Former NBA Commissioner David Stern passed away on New Year's Day.
Stern had been hospitalized since suffering a brain hemorrhage nearly three weeks ago.
He held the title of commissioner for 30-years, serving between 1984 and 2014. He's credited for building the league into a multi-billion dollar corporation.
Stern was inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame in 2014.
He was 77-years-old.