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NBA could learn from baseball draft

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On Monday, the Major League Baseball draft begins. The lives of hundreds of young amateur players and, hopefully, the fortunes of the major league clubs will improve. Among the four major sports, baseball’s draft ranks third behind football and basketball in order of media attention. Only hockey receives less. With the NBA Finals now underway, it is appropriate to point out how the league could learn a few things from baseball in the area of draft eligibility. The “one-and-done” legion of high school basketball…

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