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NBA to Impose Stricter Tampering Punishments

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ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reports that the NBA’s Board of Governors unanimously approved the provisions.

2019 Board of Governors Presser Photo by David Dow/NBAE via Getty Images

Free agent tampering has been a major issue in the NBA over the past few seasons. However, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reports that the league will soon be cracking down on the issue, by imposing a set of strict punishments for teams caught breaking the rules.

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ESPN’s Tim Bontemps also reported an interesting wrinkle to the enforcement of the new rules:

Is the NBA overstepping it’s boundaries, or are these measures neccesary to ensure an equal playing field? Let us know your thoughts!