Through the first few days of free agency you’ve probably heard terms including max contract, mid-level exception, bird rights, trade exception, amnesty clause, etc. Unless you’ve mastered the 450+ page NBA Collective Bargaining Agreement from 2011 you probably get some of these terms confused. But given the NBA’s soft cap, it’s essential to understand these […]

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