Dirk and LeBron- two of the biggest NBA stars- have both come out in support of shortening the NBA schedule, which is currently at 82 games. The last time the NBA schedule was shorter than 82 games was in 2011-12- the lockout season.
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Tencent grabs the digital rights to NBA basketball in China