It's Sink or Swim Time for NBA Draft Prospects

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On Twitter last weekend, I mixed it up with my arch-nemesis Chad Ford on the following topic: "How much should March Madness affect our feelings about NBA prospects?"

I always like riling Chad up because he's a conflict-resolution professor. Ticking him off is like getting Tim Tebow to swear. Anyway, he tweeted that tournament performance affects evaluations by NBA teams, for better and worse, although he didn't think it was necessarily fair. I responded that it was fair. What better time to determine someone's intestinal/testicular/mental fortitude than March Madness? It's the ultimate "sink or swim" stage. Chad disagreed with my disagreement and it was on. Twitter fight!

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