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  1. Original Defensive 3 Seconds Rule vs. Current One

    NBA History (ABA, too)
    Under today's defensive 3 seconds rule, a paint defender must be within "armslength" of an opponent to stay in the lane.. http://www.nba.com/nba101/misunderstood_0708.html In today's game, Eaton would draw a technical after 3 seconds because Cartwright is out of "armslength" reach, but in...
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