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The debate over how long the NBA season should be is a complicated one. Its highly unlikely that it will be shortened from 82 anytime soon, because neither the players nor the owners want to give up the revenue from extra games. But as the league makes an effort to cut down on back-to-backs and four-games-in-five-nights stretches in the regular-season schedule, its a discussion that isnt going away.
CBSSports.coms Ken Berger asked a handful of players about it at Team USA minicamp in Las Vegas last week, and most of them supported keeping the schedule at 82 games. But Blake Griffin argued that 66 is the ideal length:
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