All hail David Stern
The NFL should take a page from the NBA's code of conduct before it's too late.
David Stern rules. He rules in ways that are both mysterious and obvious, often at the same time. He wants to clean up the league's image, so he throws down a dress code. He wants to clean up the court, so he throws down a behavior code.
Or did he? He says he didn't. He says rules haven't been changed and edicts haven't been issued. He says the NBA's just enforcing what's already there.
Fine. The evidence, however, suggests edict. Actually, it screams edict. NBA referees ...
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