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Adam Silver: 'Premature' to rate CBA

Updated: April 24, 2014, 8:01 PM ET
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said Thursday he has "no expectation" that players will opt out of the collective bargaining agreement in 2017, potentially leading to another lockout.

The 10-year deal the league and players agreed to that ended the 2011 lockout gave either side the right to opt out after six years.

With the league projecting financial growth, there has been speculation that players will take that option in three years, especially since a new national TV ...

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