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  1. Monday Bullets

    Henry Abbott

    Nate Robinson says he doesn't think of himself as short. (Insider) Josh Smith and Anderson Varejao are essentially non-shooters, but defenders still bite on the mid-range pump fake, which gives those athletes ways to get good looks at the rim. Di...

    Blog | March 15, 2010
  2. Varejao passes Artest for NBA lead in overall plus-minus

    Henry Abbott

    By Chris Sheridan EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. - The Cavs outscored the Nets by 14 points Saturday when Anderson Varejao was on the court in their 94-86 victory over New Jersey, which moved the Brazilian into first place overall in the NBA's plus-minus c...

    Blog | January 02, 2010
  3. The TrueHoop Network Shootaround

    Henry Abbott

    While the cellar-dwellers prepare their draft board, the NBA's elite have some tough calls to make. Will the Lakers pony up for Lamar Odom? Is Hedo Turkoglu worth exceeding the cap for? And the Cavs confront the reality that they're a couple ...

    Blog | June 19, 2009
  4. It's Not Magic, It's Execution

    Henry Abbott

    Posted by Kevin Arnovitz The Cavs and Magic each came into the series with a full playbook of good offensive material that worked all season -- which is why they're playing basketball in late May. The difference came down to which team better exe...

    Blog | May 31, 2009
  5. The Heart of Cleveland: Broken Once Again, and Online

    Henry Abbott

    There are a million outcomes of the Eastern Conference Finals' Game 6. The Lakers got homecourt advantage in the Finals. Some quick fouls on the likes of Anderson Varejao and Mo Williams will help to kill talk that the playoffs were rigged to pre...

    Blog | May 31, 2009
  6. Dwight Howard's Extra Frame

    Henry Abbott

    Posted by Kevin Arnovitz Despite Dwight Howard's protests following Orlando's Game 5 loss to Boston in the Eastern Conference semis, there's no correlation between the number of shots Howard takes and the likelihood of an Orlando Magic vi...

    Blog | May 27, 2009
  7. When Orlando Has it Going

    Henry Abbott

    Posted by Kevin Arnovitz Think about all the things you'd want offensively if you were constructing an NBA team from scratch. You'd start with a dominant big man who's unguardable if he catches the ball within seven feet of the basket. ...

    Blog | May 25, 2009
  8. The Other Side of the Ball

    Henry Abbott

    Posted by Kevin Arnovitz It's getting increasingly difficult to put LeBron James' postseason heroics into historical perspective. His production has made an extremely good offensive team (109.7 points/100 possessions in the regular season)...

    Blog | May 12, 2009
  9. The TrueHoop Network Shootaround

    Henry Abbott

    LeBron James continues to flout the fundamental laws of basketball and physics. The Phoenix Suns are at a crossroads. And is there any reason to believe that a sport that's seen performance enhancement in recent years hasn't been susceptible ...

    Blog | May 08, 2009
  10. Late Tuesday Bullets

    Henry Abbott

    From the NBA: "Ray Allen of the Boston Celtics has been suspended one game without pay for elbowing Cleveland Cavaliers forward Anderson Varejao in the groin, it was announced today by Stu Jackson, NBA Executive Vice President, Basketb...

    Blog | April 14, 2009
  11. First Cup: Monday

    Henry Abbott

    Mark Murphy of the Boston Herald: "Anderson Varejao may want to bring a security detail to his next game against the Celtics. In a March 3 game at the Garden, the Cavaliers center was clothes-lined by Glen Davis. Yesterday he got tangled up with...

    Blog | April 13, 2009
  12. Seven Reasons to Fear the Orlando Magic

    Henry Abbott

    Posted by Kevin Arnovitz I've heard the rap on the Orlando Magic. They're essentially a jump-shooting team. They don't hit the offensive glass, and don't have a go-to guy on the wing who can manufacture points in crunch time. In short...

    Blog | April 06, 2009
  13. The TrueHoop Network Shootaround

    Henry Abbott

    The Hornets' sharpshooter might be better off in the second unit. The Cavs' sharpshooter couldn't connect all night...until it mattered. Ron Artest thinks he's a sharpshooter. The TrueHoop Network shoots from the hip. Ryan Schw...

    Blog | March 11, 2009
  14. The Houston Rockets Beat the Odds

    Henry Abbott

    Posted by Kevin Arnovitz In an interview with Jason Friedman published yesterday at, Daryl Morey says unequivocally of LeBron James: Yes, he's the best player in the league - by a good margin, I think. If you had first pick in ...

    Blog | February 27, 2009
  15. The Shootaround

    Henry Abbott

    Do fans in Phoenix have it all wrong? Are there things Kobe gets that LeBron doesn't? Have the Hornets learned to cope without Chris Paul? Nothing is "untouchable" at the TrueHoop Network. Matt Moore of Hardwoo...

    Blog | February 09, 2009
  16. First Cup: Tuesday

    Henry Abbott

    Bob Finnan of The News-Herald: "Dan Fegan said the lines of communication are open with the Cavs' front office. That's probably a good sign if there's any chance of Anderson Varejao returning. 'I met with Danny (Ferry) this summer,' Fegan said. 'This...

    Blog | October 07, 2008