NBA Contraction Rumors: Indiana-Detroit Palacebrawlers, Other Co-op Ideas

January 5th, 2011 by Andrew Rosten Leave a reply »
There has been some talk lately about the NBA looking into contracting some teams to save some lost money.

LeBron James chimed into the conversation, saying it would not be a bad idea for some teams to be contracted from the NBA so other teams can sign multiple superstars like his Miami Heat just did.

Then, he claimed that he did not know what the word contraction meant when he said it (just another time when LeBron should have held his tongue, but didn't).

This idea might not sit well with some fans, obviously, because they would lose their favorite team. However, it has become obvious that, while some teams have claimed multiple superstars to compete for a championship, others simply cannot compete on the court or financially.

Therefore, I have come up with a compromise.

Working at the Herald & Review in Decatur, Ill., as a sports clerk, I have noticed that some high school athletic programs, because of a lack of money and/or population, need to co-op with other schools in order to field a competitive team. For instance, there is a girls basketball team in Illinois known as Cowden-Herrick/Beecher City.

This is what the NBA sh ...

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