CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - The NBA announced today that former Commissioner David Stern died Wednesday afternoon.
Stern passed away after he suffered a brain hemorrhage three weeks ago.
Stern was 77-years-old.
His wife Dianne, and their family were with him at his bedside.
You can read NBA Commissioner Adam Silver’s statement on the passing of Stern below.
The Cavs have issued a statement on Stern’s passing.