The National Basketball Association is a men's professional basketball league in North America; composed of 30 teams. It is widely considered to be the premier men's professional basketball league in the world.

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NBA's proposal would leave only NFL with draft waiting period

Tennis players, track athletes, golfers, hockey players and baseball players all can turn pro right out of high school. Basketball players have to wait until they turn 19, and the...
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NBA reportedly proposes to lower the draft-eligible age to 18

The NBA has proposed to the NBA Players Association to lower the draft-eligible age to 18, which would essentially eliminate the one-and-done players in college basketball, like Zion Williamson of...

NBA proposes changing draft age from 19 to 18 to players union

Reducing the NBA's draft-eligible age requirement from 19 to 18 is one step closer after the league formally proposed the rule change to the players union, USA Today reported.