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Slippery Ball Leading to Turnovers?

More complaints about the NBA's new microfiber basketball. Jason Kidd says the ball's rough surface is leading to tiny cuts on his fingertips akin to paper cuts. Boki Nachbar says don't discount the ball's slippery surface when trying to explain an increase in turnovers, particularly on the receiving end...and everyone wonders if shooting percentages will drop as a result of that same quality. Meanwhile, Vince Carter responded to a rumor about a possible return to Toronto: he laughed.