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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread

    Did anyone else read this in the voice of Dark Helmet?
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread (May 2020)

    I am sure that does happen at least a little bit but why would that be relevant if you are trying to compare the developmental value of NCAA vs. G League?
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread (May 2020)

    What does that matter? If the career goal is the NBA, then lots of NCAA players have had that goal die while playing in the NCAA. Are you actually trying to argue otherwise?
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread (May 2020)

    How many careers die in the NCAA? It's never a sure bet. If you have a chance to train 24/7 as much as your motivation allows instead of classes, that can be very advantageous
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread (May 2020)

    The bottom line is that, in the past, the G-League has played second fiddle to the NCAA. But they're overhauling it and the legal paycheck combined with the ability to train all the time instead of focusing on class is intriguing.
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    Transfers Thread

    That depends... how much stock do you place in posts by random strangers on the internet?
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread (May 2020)

    Wait, is marvin an insider now?
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread (May 2020)

    Debatable at best given the people in question and the recent improvements to the G-League.
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    NCAA Issues/Scandals/Corruption

    First, they didn't get the death penalty. The death penalty is when a sport is banned from competing at all for some number of years. They got a postseason ban. Second, this affected three sports. That indicates the issue was with the athletic department, not with any one particular program or...
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread (May 2020)

    On the contrary, this is peak Loyalty right here. Soon we will be Loyalty After Dark at all times.
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread (May 2020)

    Weston isn't committed to anyone, so Howard pursuing him is not a case of "sticking his nose where it doesn't belong."