In the wake of the pay-for-play scandal rocking college basketball and the ncaa, the nba is considering stepping in and removing the. Nba commissioner adam silver discussed possible changes to the to understand the pros and cons of potentially moving the age limit. The commish once supported raising the nba's age-limit, but that may not still be the case. The commissioner had a lot to say about competitive balance, the age limit, and the start time of free agency at his annual press conference in.
It's back in discussions again: the nba is contemplating lowering the age to enter the league to 18 in 2006, the league raised the age limit for. Windhorst reports that silver has formally met with the national basketball players association about adjusting the nba's age limit, which. Others suggested the nba raise its age limit to 20 years old (18%) a few articles (2%) suggested the nba assemble a draft panel that decides which players.
Nba's age restriction, its collective bargaining process, and introduce the ideas of reverse age discrimination, and equal protection this part. Could the nba's age limit be on its way out in october, during an appearance on espn's mike & mike, nba commissioner adam silver said. The nba draft is an annual event in which the 30 franchises in the national basketball ultimately, the union reluctantly agreed to an age limit of 19, accepting it in exchange for tweaks to salary cap rules that were favorable to the players'. Nba expected to lower age limit july 10th 2018 at 11:01pm cst by chris crouse the one-and-done rule may soon come to an end, as nba commissioner.
So the nba will remove the current age limit, allowing players to enter the draft as they approach their high school graduations that will not. [iii] from an economic point of view, current nba players should be in favor of an increased age limit the nba has a set number of roster spots. The nba on friday sent teams a memo indicating that eligibility rules for the and international leagues that do not operate with an age limit.
It's time to add an olympic basketball age limit sure, kevin durant is one of the top three players in the nba, and carmelo anthony is the. On tuesday, both nba commissioner adam silver and nbpa executive director michele roberts discussed the age limit during their. This article is brought to you for free and open access by the university of new hampshire – school of law at university of new hampshire. The abolition of the nba's one-and-done rule may take longer than initially expected according to espn's jonathan givony, league officials.
There are valid reasons for any of the above courses, but i believe the nba would best be served by raising its age requirement to 20 years old. Debate the issue of whether the nba should raise the minimum age limit for entry into the league. The 2005 collective bargaining agreement in the nba, imposed an age limit on players entering the draft beginning with the 2006 nba draft,. Brian shaffer, comment, the nba's age requirement shoots and misses: how the non-statutory exemption produces inequitable results.
Portland trail blazers guard and siriusxm nba radio host cj mccollum was the first senior taken in the 2013 nba draft at no 10 overall. The moment julius randle finds out which nba lottery team chooses him, he will officially represent part of a trend in which college basketball. The nba is reportedly considering a return to the high school arena, less than two decades after david stern introduced an age limit in the.
Sometime tonight, green will be called to the podium by nba the age limit that stern promoted and pressed for the last several years will. The nba and its players' union don't always agree but after both organizations held their annual meetings here this week in conjunction with. Here's high school basketball phenom shareef o'neal going deep on one of the hottest topics in basketball -- the nba age limit (19) which.