David Stern has made headlines with his notion that Team USA should have an under-23 roster for future Olympic basketball tournaments.
Like most arguments, there are both good and bad consequences that come with either side of the debate.
From a fan’s perspective, it’s easy to think about the game of basketball and forget that there is an entire business side that is actively working behind the scenes.
From an owner’s standpoint, it’s easy to forget that at its most fundamental level, the game of basketball is just that—a game.
The basketball tournament isn’t likely to leave the Olympics any time soon, but it could look drastically different by the time the next Games roll around in 2016.