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NBA Stiffens Take Foul Penalty, Will Keep Play-in Tournament

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver speaks at the start of the the NBA basketball draft, Thursday, June 23, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver speaks at the start of the the NBA basketball draft, Thursday, June 23, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
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Las Vegas (AP) -- The NBA has completed the process of changing the transition take foul rule, ending years of discussion about what to do with the long-maligned tactic.

And, also as expected, the play-in tournament is going to be around for the foreseeable future.