Instead of 48 minutes, the new game plan calls for 44 minutes.That’s a minute less of running back and forth each quarter.
The reason behind the idea? The NBA wants to see if it will be an overall “better experience.”
Uhhhh… better experience for who?
But, think about it, ticket holders who actually dish out the moola to watch these guys ball out might feel a little short changed.
Why cut down play time? What about commercial breaks instead? And flopping’s gotta go! That’ll save a ton of time.
The league will try out the new idea Sunday when the Celtics take on the Nets
If it gets a slam dunk, the D-League will give it a test run before it’s official.