Is this year's draft class ready for the business aspects of the NBA

06/22/2016 10:34 PM

Understanding the level of competition at the professional level of basketball is one thing, but players soon to be selected in the NBA draft should have an understanding of the business elements of the league as well. We talked with Shelvin Mack, a current NBA star for the Utah Jazz, and he says surviving in the developmental league and persevering through trades go a long way to NBA success.

Garrett Moore

Garrett is a Sports Producer for Spectrum News. He is a graduate of Middle Tennessee State and got his start as a sports photographer. He now produces Sports Night, the state’s only nightly show dedicated to in-depth coverage of all sports in Kentucky. Sports Night airs weeknights at 6:30 and 10:30 on Spectrum News. Outside the station, Garrett enjoys golfing, hiking, fishing, and prides himself on being all-in as a sports spectator. He won a gift card for playing an air guitar in the student section during an MTSU basketball game. Follow Garrett on Twitter @SportsNightGM for real-time sports updates or if you just want to see the shenanigans that go on behind the scenes in getting Sports Night on the air.

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