NBA commissioner David Stern will step down from his post on February 1, 2014, according to various reports.
Stern will have served as the league’s commissioner for exactly 30 years on that date.
Yahoo! Sports NBA insider Adrian Wojnarowski first tweeted the news Thursday morning.
David Stern will step down as NBA commissioner on Feb. 1, 2014, league sources tell Y! Sports. Deputy Adam Silver will replace Stern.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) October 25, 2012
Deputy commissioner Adam Silver has already been approved to replace Stern when he steps down.