Monta Ellis introduction at the Golden State Warriors' open practice. By: Christian
Does it make any sense to you that the average salary for NBA and MLB players is ~2 to 3 times more than an average NFL player? Add to that the NFL generates considerably more revenue than either of these two sports (almost combined by below sources), and it makes it even more shocking.
As a young child, I remember the NBA Slam Dunk Contest being one of my favorite sporting events of the year. One of my most vivid memories as a youngster is when I watched Michael 'Air' Jordan seemingly fly from the free-throw line, his legs spreading in that now iconic image, and slamming the ball through the hoop.And just like that, I was hooked.
Sacramento King's owner Vivek Ranadive wants to revolutionize the NBA. His idea is to model the future of the league after the culture of Silicon Valley of all places. His philosophy to do this, something he dubs NBA 3.0.NBA 3.0 does have a nice ring to it. And the ideas that have already been set into motion are really interesting.
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