Should the NBA shorten the regular season? | The Tylt

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Should the NBA shorten the regular season?
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At the end of the NBA season, teams and players are limping into the postseason with injuries. Every year, fans and experts propose shortening the regular season in order to prevent injuries from marring the playoffs. However, part of succeeding the NBA is being able to survive a grueling season. Plus, the league would miss out on a lot of money if it took away games from the broadcast calendar. What do you think? 🏀

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82 NBA games are excessive no matter how many exciting plays there are. Bodies break down with exhaustion and late-season injuries affect playoff fortunes. Important players like Malcolm Brogden and C.J. McCollum may miss significant time after getting hurt in the last quarter of the year. Both of those teams might be eliminated sooner because of it. A shortened season would at least prevent athletes from pushing their bodies past the limit before a championship push when the games actually matter.

Consequentially, coaches are now resting players for "load management." That's not fair to the fans, who don't get a chance to see their favorite players even though they paid the same price for the tickets. The NBA needs to shorten its season.

#KeepIt82

Only casual fans want fewer games. True NBA fans can't get enough of the crossovers, dunks and high scores that occur during the season. Shortening the season takes away more opportunities for unforgettable highlights.

NBA teams will also be leaving money on the table if the league switched to a shorter season. The revenue teams generate from games is significant and fewer games means less money, and less money means fewer dollars for free agency contracts.

82 games is perfect!

FINAL RESULTS
Should the NBA shorten the regular season?
A festive crown for the winner
#ShortenTheSeason
#KeepIt82