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In a Widening Market, NBA Athletes Have Options

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In a Widening Market, NBA Athletes Have Options

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In a Widening Market, NBA Athletes Have Options

In a Widening Market, NBA Athletes Have Options

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Basketball players trying for a chance in the NBA are faced with a dilemma: play overseas for more money; or play in the NBA Development League and try to get by until an NBA team takes notice or needs a new bench player.

The answers the players come up with are as different as their financial situations.

To learn more about the income disparity between second-tier players and the stars of teams like the L.A. Lakers and the New York Knicks, Michele Norris talks with Keith Kreiter, president and CEO of Edge Sports Intl., a firm that manages and markets athletes.