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How one-and-done players took over the NBA draft

The NBA implemented the one-and-done rule more than a decade ago, forcing high schoolers in the Class of 2006 to wait a year before becoming eligible for the NBA draft, but it has never had more of an impact than it did Thursday night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y.

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Golden State fans light fireworks, dance in the street after Warriors win NBA Finals

Golden State Warriors fans dance in the streets and light fireworks after the Warriors won the NBA Finals over the Cleveland Cavaliers.
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Golden State fans light fireworks, dance in the street after Warriors win NBA Finals 1:02

Golden State fans light fireworks, dance in the street after Warriors win NBA Finals

Kobe Bryant's record-breaking NBA career 2:33

Kobe Bryant's record-breaking NBA career

Sacramento fans say farewell to Kobe Bryant 3:43

Sacramento fans say farewell to Kobe Bryant

Watch Warriors star Stephen Curry's warmup 0:36

Watch Warriors star Stephen Curry's warmup