Arkansas will never have an NBA team. Arkansas will never have an NBA team. This is a law of nature — like gravity. But in case you need proof, let's discuss the Arkansas RimRockers. First off, great name. Even the Harlem Globetrotters would find "RimRockers" too gaudy. Secondly, they were actually a pretty good team! In their first year in the league in 2004, they won the American Basketball Association title game against the Bellevue Blackhawks 118 to 103. After trouncing the ABA on the first go, they moved up to the NBA development league. This was Arkansas's "10th grader with an egg that a teacher says is a baby" moment for pro-basketball: If we could handle the D-league team, maybe, way down the line, the NBA would give...
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