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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread (Week of May 17th, 2021)

    I like to tell myself that the G League program that is set up for the direct-from-high-school route has educational sessions/meetings about investing/keeping budgets/whatever so that these young and talented people don't burn out and declare bankruptcy by age 30. It's a beautiful fantasy.
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread (Week of May 17th, 2021)

    I was thinking something with Quincy Guerrier (AKA Candyman) but perhaps I'm straight nuts
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread (Week of May 17th, 2021)

    For those of you much smarter than me... Wth does this mean. Looks like in reference to mental health, which don't get me wrong I don't want to discount, but any chance it's in regard to a certain transfer? Or am I a fool.
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    Coaching Carousel

    Absolutely, right to the highest jumping point to the NBA, no double A or single A. But looks like they all sign with Ignite, so same team - working on development, crafting game for NBA style of play - Euro leagues will have different style and not as much access to scouts. They may not make a...
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread (Week of May 17th, 2021)

    Great for the program's "culture" Crean is so great at creating.
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    Illinois Hoops Recruiting Thread (Week of May 10th, 2021)

    Dude got creaned all the way to art school. That's incredible.
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    Coaching Carousel

    Oh for sure. My favorite part is Sampson getting caught for the same thing, going to the NBA to wait it out, then coming back and it's like he's never cheated. I hate that the fans don't care and I hate that they are essentially rewarded for cheating and moving past it. Bold AF
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    Coaching Carousel

    Kelvin Sampson seems to not care. Whatever mindset you need to succeed, I guess.