Archive - Jul 2012
In the world of the NBA, things can certainly change quickly. Within a matter of days, the futures of multiple NBA franchises have been altered for better or for worse. Some trades came as no surprise, simply confirming rumours that had been swirling around for weeks. But the fun trades are always the ones that nobody saw coming- the ones that cause NBA fans around the world to do a double take when seeing a headline that comes as a genuine shock. As with every trade period, there will be winners and losers.
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By Paul Register
Each year, after the conclusion of the NBA Draft, many prognosticators and fans alike will look over their draft boards and draw notice to the fact that a player they really thought highly of somehow was never picked. All too often, players come back with a vengeance on someone’s summer league team and ultimately make it impossible for that team to release them.
Here are five names of players that could navigate the road less traveled into the NBA next season.