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Opening Day Demographics

David Butler II-USA TODAY Sports

Some factoids about the opening day rosters!

Note that players who are suspended are not counted.

Oldest players

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Only five 1970's born players remain in the league.

Youngest Players

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This is the second straight year that Meesseman is the youngest player in the league.

By Draft Class

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This will be the first season without a player from the class of 1997.

By School

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Many other have one, of course.

By Round

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There are seven more players on opening day rosters than last year thanks to the new CBA. The number of first round picks on rosters remained the same at 88.

By Zodiac

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Scorpios doubled from seven to 14. Taurus enlarged its lead over the field.

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