Should the rim in the NBA be raised higher?

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  1. Oceanmachine Tidwell belt Banned

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    Eliminate weight cutting. Have Pride rules!
    The average player is 6"5 or 6"6

    The height for the rim has not changed I heard im decades or a century is this true?

    1 arm reached up surely adds 2 feet minimum as the average human arm is 2 feet. This means the close to or 7 foot or taller players can just about touch the rim without jumping
     
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    People like to see dunks though
     
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    yes they should make it 30 feet
     
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    They should so we can see people selectively breed 10' tall humans. Life will find a way
     
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    imagine a knee buckling on that landing.... It's already brutal when they are in the air for a dunk and get hit and land awkwardly on their knees or ankles with bones splitting out.
     
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    Yeah, by at least ten feet.

    Also, make it vibrating.
     
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    No, because I'm a 5'10" king midget.
     
  10. Racism in the nba should be raised lower.
     
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    No way, the hight is fine. There are less 7 footers than there used to be and the slam dunk is one of the most exciting plays in the game.
     
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    Jon Jones has the reach of a 7 footer and...

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    lebron doesn’t even compare.
     
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  17. TS obviously has height bias.
     
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    You know some people with some fucking long ass foreams bro.
     
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