July 3rd, 2010
With the insane spending that happened on the first day of NBA free agency in 2010, a 2011 lockout is now all but a mortal lock. Owners can’t seem to help themselves. They let their GMs give out horrific contracts that have no basis in the fiscal reality of the league and then continue to turn profits in the red. David Stern has no other choice but to push for a lockout next year in order to save the owners from themselves.
No, there wasn't really a third round of the NBA draft, but this was a year that actually could have had one. Most of these guys have signed to play with various teams for the NBA summer league. But if there had been a third round, here's how it would have looked...according to the Forum All Stars.
With the first pick in the THIRD round of the 2010 NBA draft, the New Jersey Nets select...