NBA Lockout: Where One Word Nearly Costs A Team $1 Million

We knew that NBA commissioner David Stern has a tendency to levy Draconian fines for silly things, but even this is pretty absurd.

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Witness a recent interview with Trail Blazers acting General Manager Chad Buchanan. When it was observed that it’s too bad there is no summer league scheduled, Buchanan replied, “Yeah.”

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Shortly thereafter, the league threatened Buchanan with a $1 million fine, according to one source. Insanity.

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I’m too scared to say anything.

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