David Stern Called In Sick To The NBA Negotiations Today

David Stern has been working late nights this week, as the NBA negotiations with federal mediator George Cohen have stretched into 15- and 16-hour days. The commish is beleaguered and tired and now he has the flu. Deputy commissioner Adam Silver told the press today that Stern would be "an active participant" in the… » 10/20/11 3:45pm 10/20/11 3:45pm