TITLE

Cleaning House

AUTHOR(S)
Cannella, Stephen; Bechtel, Mark
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
Sports Illustrated;7/11/2005, Vol. 103 Issue 2, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the changes in the collective bargaining agreement reached between the National Basketball Association (NBA) and the union representing professional basketball players. Details of the league's "amnesty rule," that allows teams with high payrolls to dump players deemed to be overpaid; Age requirements to enter the NBA draft; Creation of the NBA's development league; Discussion of the league's luxury tax for teams with high payrolls.
ACCESSION #
17531975

 

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