David Stern — the Hall of Fame ex-NBA Commissioner — has died at 77 years old. He oversaw tremendous growth in his 30 years as commissioner, retiring in 2014. Stern had been hospitalized since a brain hemorrhage on Dec. 17.
Former NBA commissioner David Stern has passed away this afternoon at age 77 after suffering brain hemorrhage three weeks ago, league says.
David Stern has passed away, the league announced.