Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 at 2:12 pm  |  11 responses

NBA Rookie Transition Program Postponed

No signs of the NBA lockout ending soon, so it’s not surprising the rooks will have to wait to be read the riot act given the skills and information necessary for a successful transition to the NBA: “‘Without a new collective bargaining agreement between the league and the players’ union, we will be unable to hold RTP as originally scheduled,” NBA Deputy Commissioner Adam Silver said. “This is an important educational program for our incoming players, and it will be rescheduled once the parties agree on a CBA.’”

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  • http://slamonline.com Polow da Jon

    they should rename the program the “Michael Beasley meets John Lucas” Program!!!

  • ballerphil

    the should rename it to…well…college.

  • http://www.bulls.com Enigmatic

    Now Kryie Irving’s gonna have multiple baby-mommas.
    Derrick Williams will get busted for weed.
    Kemba Walker will become a coke head.
    Brandon Knight’s gonna start using steroids.
    And Jimmer Fredette will start drinking coffee!!!!


    loooooooooooool on fredette joke. spot on

  • http://www.yomamajokes.com LilKDub503

    Here’s the program right here: Don’t tweet stupid stuff, Don’t carry guns all around the place, Have a weed runner, Use condoms that you bought and haven’t been out of your sight, and Buy only 1 House and 1 car. There, did I cover everything?

  • http://slamonline.com YKNOT

    ^^Keep your entourage to a maximum of 6^^

  • bbking

    ^1 platinum piece to the neck and each wrist

  • http://www.slamonline.com spit hot fiyah

    ^get an agent that knows how u can get paid if there is another lockout

  • http://theurbangriot.com The NUPE

    ^Check her age/ID and have her sign a consent form before you take her to your room.

  • http://www.bulls.com Enigmatic

    ^ PRE-NUP!!!!

  • http://twitter.com/BeezKneezy LA Huey

    ^don’t light up in your hotel room during the program with your Big 12 rivals.