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Lockout be damned, the 2012 NBA season was one of the most entertaining years the Association has ever produced.
Duke guard <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/austin-rivers">Austin Rivers</a> has apparently seen enough of Durham, NC, and is <a href="http://www.cbssports.com/collegebasketball/blog/eye-on-college-basketball/17992524/sources-austin-rivers-leaving-duke-for-the-nba">declaring for the NBA draft</a>, per a report by <a href="http://www.cbssports.com/collegebasketball/blog/eye-on-college-basketball/17992524/sources-austin-rivers-leaving-duke-for-the-nba">CBS Sports</a>.
<a href="http://twitter.com/edthesportsfan" target="_blank">Ed</a> and I chopped it up on The Unsportsmanlike Conduct Radio Show last night in regards to UNC and Duke no longer having the sole stranglehold on high school recruiting.
John Wall's first appearance around these parts <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2009/08/john-wall-dunks-on-jerry-stackhouse">nearly two years ago</a> saw him give Jerry Stackhouse his most relevant basketball moment in years at the North Carolina Pro-Am.
Desiree Michelle Chicago Prepares For Life Without Oprah Winfrey [AP] Tiger Woods Leaves the Players Club [With Leather] Vybz Kartel Got Hair Extensions, Looks Weirder Than Ever [Fader] Austin Rivers Is Dime/2K Sports National High School Player Of The Year [Dime] A Guide to Beer [...].
<a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2010/08/brandon-jennings-throws-john-wall-alley-oop-in-scrimmage-game"> More highlight footage from the <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/boost-mobile-elite-24">Boost Mobile Elite 24’s</a> secret midnight run and the short clip features Tyreke Evans spinning, John Wall jumping, Brandon Jennings passing and DeMar DeRozan dunking.