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Post#1 is NBA planning on implementing 5v5v5 basket
Fri Jan 4, 2013 5:37 pm by Norma Wick

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I found this image online. It claims to be hacked from NBA servers. Looks very much legitimate.

What would be the implications if this were introduced? There would be a lot more strategy with 3-team matches.

Lower teams can collude to take down strong teams. Teams like Washington or Charlotte would have little chance to beat Miami alone, but working together they have stronger chance. They would probably still loose, but the score would be closer and the fans would have a more enjoyable game to watch
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Post#2 Re: is NBA planning on implementing 5v5v5 bas
Fri Jan 4, 2013 5:39 pm by Lost Angel

Probably fake.


Also I don't like this idea at all.
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Post#3 Re: is NBA planning on implementing 5v5v5 bas
Fri Jan 4, 2013 5:40 pm by Darain

LoL this is totally false
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Post#4 Re: is NBA planning on implementing 5v5v5 bas
Fri Jan 4, 2013 5:41 pm by Antrim

Congratulations, you just posted the most stupid thread in the history of RealGM. Not an easy task, but you got it!
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Post#5 Re: is NBA planning on implementing 5v5v5 bas
Fri Jan 4, 2013 5:42 pm by NJ_YANKEE_45

More than likely fake
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Post#6 Re: is NBA planning on implementing 5v5v5 bas
Fri Jan 4, 2013 5:43 pm by Choker

I love how the logo is stamped on the upper left.
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Post#7 Re: is NBA planning on implementing 5v5v5 bas
Fri Jan 4, 2013 5:43 pm by Baphomet

This is almost on the same tier as cp3nme's 'assfault' outdoor NBA proposition.
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Post#8 Re: is NBA planning on implementing 5v5v5 bas
Fri Jan 4, 2013 5:43 pm by Guy986

I would totally bring my pets to this game if its outdoor. Seems like a great idea!
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Post#9 Re: is NBA planning on implementing 5v5v5 bas
Fri Jan 4, 2013 5:43 pm by alucryts

I'm not sure how anyone could actually believe this is real.

But just to humor the idea, shot attempts inside the paint would cease to exist, and fast breaks would be the main source of scoring.
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Post#10 Re: is NBA planning on implementing 5v5v5 bas
Fri Jan 4, 2013 5:44 pm by jaymeister15

Lost Angel wrote:Probably fake.


Also I don't like this idea at all.


I really hope for your sake this post was a joke.
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Post#11 Re: is NBA planning on implementing 5v5v5 bas
Fri Jan 4, 2013 5:45 pm by NyCeEvO

How does it look legitimate?

It looks like someone used AutoCAD to just copy and paste half of a court and rotate it around the center symbol so the center of every court is 120 degrees apart.

It may work for SlamBall, but not the NBA.
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Post#12 Re: is NBA planning on implementing 5v5v5 bas
Fri Jan 4, 2013 5:47 pm by justinandimcool

This. Is. Awesome.

triple threat finals anyone?

2-3-2-3 zone?

It's genius.
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Post#13 Re: is NBA planning on implementing 5v5v5 bas
Fri Jan 4, 2013 5:51 pm by BizGilwalker

I just got a much better idea:

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5v5v5v5v5v5 basketball.


You're welcome.
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Post#14 Re: is NBA planning on implementing 5v5v5 bas
Fri Jan 4, 2013 5:58 pm by Guy986

CHA_77_Bobcats wrote:I just got a much better idea:

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5v5v5v5v5v5 basketball.


You're welcome.

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Post#15 Re: is NBA planning on implementing 5v5v5 bas
Fri Jan 4, 2013 5:59 pm by crowd goes wild

Should use two basketballs to make things more interesting.
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Post#16 Re: is NBA planning on implementing 5v5v5 bas
Fri Jan 4, 2013 6:01 pm by Im Coming Home

Antrim wrote:Congratulations, you just posted the most stupid thread in the history of RealGM. Not an easy task, but you got it!
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Post#17 Re: is NBA planning on implementing 5v5v5 bas
Fri Jan 4, 2013 6:02 pm by BizGilwalker

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Have fun playing 5v5v5v5v5v5v5v5v5v5v5v5 as well.
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Post#18 Re: is NBA planning on implementing 5v5v5 bas
Fri Jan 4, 2013 6:02 pm by Im Coming Home

Guys we should combined the assfault idea with this one, 5v5v5 games, outdoors, you can bring pets, and millions and billions of people could go to the games because its outdoors!
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Post#19 Re: is NBA planning on implementing 5v5v5 bas
Fri Jan 4, 2013 6:05 pm by Ballah

Looks very much legitimate = someone pasted the NBA logo on it?
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Post#20 Re: is NBA planning on implementing 5v5v5 bas
Fri Jan 4, 2013 6:09 pm by Th3RaptorSwag

We should have a game that includes every team at once to decide NBA champions.
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