NBA Commissioner Adam Silver Talks ESPN Turmoil, Defends Rachel Nichols

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver Talks ESPN Turmoil, Defends Rachel Nichols


As ESPN continues to deal with the fallout from the leaked video of Rachel Nichols citing “diversity” for Maria Taylor being given the nod to host pregame and postgame shows for the 2020 NBA Finals, NBA commissioner Adam Silver took time out of his Tuesday press conference to address the turmoil at the worldwide leader in sports. 

According to The New York Times, Taylor has refused to work with Nichols over the past year after hearing Nichols air her frustrations to Adam Mendelsohn — longtime advisor to LeBron James — in an inadvertently recorded conversation between the two in July 2020. 

“I wish Maria Taylor all the success in the world — she covers football, she covers basketball,” Nichols said in the July 13, 2020 conversation, now leaked. “If you need to give her more things to do because you are feeling pressure about your crappy longtime record on diversity — which, by the way, I know personally from the female side

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