Can the NBA work without stadiums?
If so, the league’s billionaires just lost immense leverage.
|Apr 21, 2020||1|
BY HENRY ABBOTT
Adam Silver says the league’s revenues are “effectively zero.” The way NBA economics work, players—even players like Chris Paul, who is due to make more than $40 million next season—have to be nervous.
Even without a pandemic, NBA players are paid in a sort of confusing way. You can google any player’s income—but they are not guaranteed th…