By: Jenee Desmond-Harris Posted: June 17, 2011
The NBA has received the highest grade ever issued on racial and gender hiring practices among men's professional leagues. The Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sport at the University of Central Florida gave it an A-plus for race and an A-minus for gender hiring this year. TIDES has been studying diversity hiring in sports since 1987.
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