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LeBron James says NBA regular seasons too long, contribute to players' injuries

CINCINNATI LeBron James said he believes NBA regular seasons are too long and says the majority of players around the league agree with him. They would be in favor of reducing the season, even though it inevitably would mean less money for all involved. "Less games is less concessions and less tickets and all that, but at the end of the day we want to protect the prize, and the prize is the players," James said. "If guys are being injured because there's so many games, we can't promote it at a high level." James pointed to Paul George and Kevin Durant, both of whom are out with injuries. George will miss this season after breaking his leg and Durant could miss...

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