NBA to vote on new star player rest policy, per sources: Who does the league define a star?

NBA to vote on new star player rest policy, per sources: Who does the league define a star?

The NBA board of governors is expected to vote this week on a new policy that a team is unable to rest two star players in the same game, according to league sources. Here’s what you need to know:

Under current discussions among team and league personnel, a star is defined as someone who’s made an All-Star or All-NBA team in the past three seasons, per league sources.
The league’s current rules prohibit teams from resting healthy players “for any high-profile, nationally televised game” and say teams should not rest multiple healthy players for the same game.
The…


Full Story »

Comments

Leave a Comment






The reCAPTCHA verification period has expired. Please reload the page.

More in News

Luka Doncic NBA MVP odds, best over/under prop bets 2023-24

The Mavericks built a deeper team around Luka Doncic heading ...

Rudy Gobert questions New York Knicks treatment of Evan Fournier

Minnesota Timberwolves center Rudy Gobert stepped to the defense of ...

Middleton: ‘No problem’ being 3rd option behind Giannis, Dame

Khris Middleton is ready to do whatever is possible to ...

Pelicans’ Marshall (knee) to miss start of season

Pelicans forward Naji Marshall will miss the start of the ...

5 under-the-radar NBA rookies to watch

The 2023 rookie class is one of the best to ...

Trending on Basketball Chronicle

Jrue Holiday’s contract situation could impact Giannis Antetokounmpo’s future

The Milwaukee Bucks are careening toward dangerous territory when it ...

Warriors’ Steph Curry wins celebrity tournament after sinking hole-in-one

The 35-year-old aced a 152-yard par three at the American ...

Warriors sign former Klay Thompson enemy

It has come full circle for Golden State Warriors star ...

Kings GM Monte McNair explains why Sacramento opted for status quo over splashy upgrades

"It's not like, 'Oh, we're gonna bring it together and ...

Travis Kelce Reacts After Mark Cuban Tells Taylor Swift to Dump Him

Travis Kelce is intercepting Mark Cuban's plea to Taylor Swift. ...