Originally Posted by RhymesayersDU
I get that Stern is upset that a big time TV game could have been ruined, though it wasn't.
My problem is him trying to legislate the issue. Can he make a rule that a player HAS to play? And then what? How many minutes? I don't see how he can do that.
The point is that the Spurs sat all of the starters, not any one individual. What is the difference between this and a game 4 of the the NFL preseason
Everyone that buys season tickets complain that they have to pay full price to see what is basically a practice... no difference here. I agree with the fine.