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December 09, 1996
Shaq has no heart and no commitment to his team. It takes more than talent and a big contract to become a winner in the NBA.DUANE A. DENNY, WOLF POINT, MONT.
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December 09, 1996

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The invention of the 24-second clock saved the NBA from certain death from boredom. Danny Biasone, owner of the Syracuse Nationals, had the insight to create this device following the 1953-54 season. That simple idea, which was aptly included in your timeline, remains unchanged to this day, yet Biasone's name is missing from the Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, Mass.
LEE IRELAND, Cicero, N.Y.

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