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NBA Draft Prank
Curtis Heroman has decided to toss his hat into the ring to make himself eligible for the NBA draft. The unusual thing about this is that Heroman isn't a particularly good basketball player. He played in high school and competes on Louisiana State University's intramural team. But that's it. So he would seem to be an unlikely candidate for the NBA draft, but as it turns out, anyone can sign up to put their name on the list of eligible draftees. All you need to do is fill out the paperwork. It's just never occurred to anyone in the past to put their name on the list if they weren't a serious candidate. An NBA scout commented that "It sounds like he's playing a joke for his friends."
Categories: Sports
Posted by The Curator on Wed May 18, 2005
Comments (1)
A boy from Newfane High School, a small town in Western NY, also registered for the draft. He has never played basketball for school or anywhere else.

http://www.lockportjournal.com/story.asp?id=1717
Posted by Mat  on  Wed May 18, 2005  at  09:39 AM
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