Form Los Angeles Laker Jerry West, NBA commissioner David Stern, Miami Heat president Pat Riley, Lakers owner Jerry Buss and Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak look at the bronze statue of West during its unveiling ceremony outside Staples Center in Los Angeles, Thursday, Feb. 17, 2011. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
NBA commissioner David Stern walks around the basketball court before the Los Angeles Lakers' home opener basketball game against the Houston Rockets in Los Angeles, Tuesday, Oct. 26, 2010. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
ASSOCIATED PRESS NBA commissioner David Stern, left, poses with the No. 1 overall draft pick John Wall, of Kentucky, who was selected by the Washington Wizards with the No. 1 pick in the NBA basketball draft Thursday, June 24, 2010 in New York.