NBA's age restriction won't change
Arne Duncan's speech was great, but expect status quo from NBA, NCAA
Finally! (And it took the U.S. Education Secretary to finally say something.)
When the NBA instituted its age restriction as part of the league's collective bargaining agreement in 2005, a lot of people in power were mumbling under their breath behind sealed and locked doors. They knew what they wanted to say, knew how they felt, but for the sake of job security and to avoid career suicide, they decided to stay quiet.
But then along came a man named Arne Duncan. He, fed ...
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