NBA The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on NBA en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Wed, 24 Sep 2014 19:15:00 GMT Go for Chess Not Checkers When Running a Business Whether itÂ’s detective work, coaching or entrepreneurship, the best people are playing chess while the rest are playing checkers. Wed, 24 Sep 2014 19:15:00 GMT John Brubaker Hoping to Strike Off-Court Gold, Carmelo Anthony Launches a VC Firm The NBA star has partnered with former NBC executive Stuart Goldfab to create M7 Tech Partners, a venture capital firm that will invest in early-stage startups. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:43:00 GMT Laura Entis When Hiring, Take a Cue From the NBA and Look for Performance and Character Billion-dollar sports franchises conduct in-depth background checks and administer personality profiles for possible draft picks. Here are eight things they look for. Tue, 24 Jun 2014 22:30:00 GMT John Brubaker Steve Ballmer's Next 'Window' of Opportunity: L.A. Clippers Owner If the $2 billion deal is approved by the NBA, it would mark a brand new chapter for the former Microsoft CEO. Fri, 30 May 2014 17:46:00 GMT Geoff Weiss What Donald Sterling's NBA Blowup Teaches Entrepreneurs The Los Angeles Clippers owner was banned for life from the organization after recorded racist remarks surfaced. Fri, 02 May 2014 19:00:00 GMT John Brubaker Nothing But Net: Oprah Eyeing Bid for the LA Clippers If the NBA board of governors votes that Donald Sterling must sell the Clippers following his leaked racial tirade, none other than Oprah herself is poised to make a play. Wed, 30 Apr 2014 21:22:00 GMT Geoff Weiss Turning Jocks Into Franchise Owners A new program aims to help professional athletes tackle the franchise world when they retire from sports. Tue, 01 Nov 2011 11:00:00 GMT Dinah Wisenberg Brin NBA Great Charles Barkley to Give Tech Startup $25K Barkley's business-plan contest award to help one lucky business owner 'get into the game.' Tue, 18 Oct 2011 04:00:00 GMT Jason Fell