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To preserve an outdated notion of ‘amateurism,’ con’t

TweetBravo to Henry Abbott of TrueHoop, for calling out the Enes Kanter-Kentucky imbroglio for what it is: “Does anybody think any of this prohibits Kanter from playing at an elite level a year from now? Whether Kanter was paid or not, and whether he passes NCAA muster or not, hes exactly what the NCAAs best […]

To preserve an outdated notion of ‘amateurism’

TweetOn the same day that Reggie Bush was informed he would be stripped of the 2005 Heisman Trophy, the agent for a Turkish club basketball team claims that he paid Kentucky recruit Enes Kanter┬ámore than $100,000. The NCAA is still investigating top college football programs for reported player involvement with agents, and the ultra-successful recruiter […]