On this date in 2005, the National Basketball Development League changed its name to the “NBA Development League” to better reflect the role of the league within the new NBA-NBPA Collective Bargaining Agreement. Today, we know it better by it’s nickname — the D-League.
Got a great basketball blog post that you want to see featured on Hoops Rumors? Send it to Zach at HoopsLinks@gmail.com. Here’s this week’s look around the basketball blogosphere…
- Press Break re-did the 2013 draft with Giannis Antetokounmpo going No. 1.
- Tru School Sports spoke with Adonal Foyle, who is changing lives.
- Fantasy Pros looked at the winners (including the Spurs) and losers of free agency.
- Hoop Trends explained The Basketball Tournament.
- Heat Beat Miami made some Western Conference predictions.
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