FILE - In this Oct. 6, 2014, file photo, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver answers questions at a news conference in New York. NBA owners held their first serious discussions about the playoff format, though Commissioner Adam Silver said Friday, April 17, 2015, it was too soon to tell if there was interest in changing it.
FILE - In this Oct. 6, 2014, file photo, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver answers questions at a news conference in New York. NBA owners held their first serious discussions about the playoff format, though Commissioner Adam Silver said Friday, April 17, 2015, it was too soon to tell if there was interest in changing it. Mark Lennihan AP
FILE - In this Oct. 6, 2014, file photo, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver answers questions at a news conference in New York. NBA owners held their first serious discussions about the playoff format, though Commissioner Adam Silver said Friday, April 17, 2015, it was too soon to tell if there was interest in changing it. Mark Lennihan AP