Boys Among Men
  • Author : Jonathan P. D. Abrams
  • Release Date : 06 July 2022
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Genre : Basketball draft
  • Pages : 326
  • ISBN 13 : 9780804139250
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Book Description: Explores the trend of teenage basketball stars skipping college and making the transition to playing professionally, resulting in the 2005 age limit instituted by the NBA, mandating that all players must attend college or another developmental program for at least a year.

Boys Among Men

Boys Among Men

Author : Jonathan P. D. Abrams
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Basketball draft
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