NBA Rookie Transition Program Postponed

by July 26, 2011
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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. โ€œThis is an important educational program for our incoming players, and it will be rescheduled once the parties agree on a CBA.’โ€