Having followed this idea here, for 3 years, and laughted at the posters that bought into it. It's time to see if there is any validity to it. -----Media likes big markets for sales of TV time and advertisments in radio and print. ----Stern likes to be liked and likes to be smoozed the paying customer- THE media. ----The League - referees - are tools with small minds that when indocternated with hints of who should win, subconsciencly see fouls that aren't there. - Witnessed and substaniated by this years playoffs. Magic wasn't ready for prime time. The Jazz should've held home court. How blatant was that? -And I'm sure you all have seen officiating that didn't make since. -Forcing 7 games for the Atl hawks???