American lawyer and business executive.
Commissioner of the National Basketball Association (NBA) from 1984 to 2014.
As commissioner of the NBA, Stern oversaw the NBA's growth into one of the world's most popular sports. He is credited with developing and broadening the NBA's audience, as well as recruiting more international players.
David Stern - Wikipedia
"David Stern" - International Jewish Sports Hall Of Fame
"David Stern, Transformative N.B.A. Commissioner, Dies at 77" - The New York Times (2020)