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“I haven’t talked to all 400-plus guys, but the guys that I have talked to are all on the same page. While it would be devastating for fans and everything like that, right now we’re dealing with some serious business,” Detroit’s Ben Gordon said. “One thing Derek said is we have to stand for something. It’s not only today we’re playing for _ it’s also tomorrow, for the guys who aren’t in the league yet.”

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AP Sports Writers Rachel Cohen in New York and Lynn DeBruin in Salt Lake City contributed to this report.

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