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Boys Among Men

How the Prep-to-Pro Generation Redefined the NBA and Sparked a Basketball Revolution

by Jonathan Abrams

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Boys Among Men
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How the Prep-to-Pro Generation Redefined the NBA and Sparked a Basketball Revolution
Author
Jonathan Abrams

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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.

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