An NBA blog from Newsday's Bobby Bonett
In 2006, for the first time since 1994, no high school seniors were selected in the NBA draft.
It wasn’t that there was a lack of talent. After all, Greg Oden, Kevin Durant and Mike Conley were all graduating.
Instead, as part of the collective bargaining agreement, players and owners had agreed to restrict the draft to players at least 19 years old and at least one year removed from...Read more »