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  1. Thursday Bullets

    Henry Abbott

    By Henry Abbott A study finds pro athletes are not more likely to commit crimes than ordinary citizens. Whoa. This is going to be controversial in Detroit: A claim the Ben Gordon is too good to compare to Vinnie Johnson. "The Microwave" practic...

    Blog | October 29, 2009
  2. Follow-Up on Today's Wayne Winston Post

    Henry Abbott

    A couple of points that have emerged since I published the first part of a talk with the Dallas Mavericks' stat expert Wayne Winston: On his blog, Winston has explained in some more detail why he thinks the Bulls were wrong to let Ben Gordon go...

    Blog | September 30, 2009
  3. Wayne Winston: Mark Cuban's Stats Expert Isn't Bashful

    Henry Abbott

    Wayne Winston is a professor at Indiana University and for the last nine years he has been Mark Cuban's stat guru for the Dallas Mavericks. Winston's recently published book "Mathletics," explains much of his work -- complete with f...

    Blog | September 30, 2009
  4. The High-Grade Sleepers

    Henry Abbott

    Posted by Kevin Arnovitz NBA training camps are still a few weeks away, but rosters around the league are gradually taking shape. Once David Lee, Allen Iverson and Ramon Sessions have jobs, we'll be ready to go. The favorites in each conference...

    Blog | August 17, 2009
  5. Monday Bullets

    Henry Abbott

    Posted by Kevin Arnovitz If you know of a good joint for hummus and falafel in the (916), forward the Yelp review to Kings rookie Omri Casspi, who's destined to run up a huge bill with DHL next season if he can't feed his fix. Speaking of ...

    Blog | July 20, 2009
  6. The TrueHoop Network Shootaround

    Henry Abbott

    Is Carlos Boozer the best thing that never happened to the Bulls? Is Brandon Bass redundant in Orlando? And will DeJuan Blair catch on in San Antonio? Matt McHale of By the Horns: "It's a bad sign when fans start longing for the halcy...

    Blog | July 13, 2009
  7. What Ben Gordon's Departure Means for Derrick Rose

    Henry Abbott

    Posted by Kevin Arnovitz With Ben Gordon departing Chicago for Detroit, the Bulls woke up to find a gaping hole in their backcourt alongside their reigning Rookie of the Year point guard, Derrick Rose. Not only has Rose lost his most prolific scorer,...

    Blog | July 03, 2009
  8. Joe Dumars and Maligned Guards

    Henry Abbott

    Remember when the Pistons were the toast of the town? In 2003-2004, they added Larry Brown and Rasheed Wallace and won the title. But the seeds of that team were really planted when the Pistons acquired some players with shaky reputations around the ...

    Blog | July 02, 2009
  9. First Cup: Thursday

    Henry Abbott

    Mike McGraw of the Arlington Heights Daily Herald: "Parting can be sweet sorrow. Or in the case of Ben Gordon, who verbally agreed to join the Detroit Pistons on Wednesday, he feels sorry for some of those he's leaving behind in Chicago. &#3...

    Blog | July 02, 2009
  10. The TrueHoop Network Shootaround

    Henry Abbott

    Today marks the beginning of the NBA's third season -- the free agency chase and transactional bonanza. The Bucks have a mess on their hands with the departure of Charlie Villanueva. Meanwhile, Ben Gordon and the Bulls enter their third year of c...

    Blog | July 01, 2009
  11. The Genius of the Allen Iverson Trade: Gone

    Henry Abbott

    When Allen Iverson was traded to the Pistons, I wrote a post about how smart the Pistons were. The trade positioned them to be major players in free agency in their choice of years -- 2009 or 2010. With (then) a winning tradition, a big fanbase, a ta...

    Blog | July 01, 2009
  12. The TrueHoop Network Shootaround

    Henry Abbott

    At draft time, one team's savior is another team's headache. Is "combo guard" a sticky label? And everyone loves Trevor ... but how much is he actually worth? Matt Moore of Hardwood Paroxysm: "[Ricky] Rubio has the pote...

    Blog | June 23, 2009
  13. Echoes of the 2004 Draft

    Henry Abbott

    You notice there are a lot of 2004 draftees around in these playoffs? Dwight Howard was the first pick. Ben Gordon was third. Andre Iguodala was ninth, Josh Smith 17th, J.R. Smith 18th, and Jameer Nelson was the 20th. Sasha Vujacic was 27th, Anderson...

    Blog | June 02, 2009
  14. The TrueHoop Network Shootaround

    Henry Abbott

    The Lakers push back ... literally. The Celtics bounce back against a Magic team with no answer for Rajon Rondo. Of all the transgressions that went down at Staples Center Wednesday night, none was more egregious than Von Wafer's. And what do Ras...

    Blog | May 07, 2009
  15. The TrueHoop Network Shootaround

    Henry Abbott

    Road warriors snatch away home court advantage from last year's finalists. The conference semis just got veeeeery interesting. Brian Robb of Celtics Hub: "Dig a hole, step up the intensity, and make a run in the 2nd half, which was usu...

    Blog | May 05, 2009
  16. The TrueHoop Network Shootaround

    Henry Abbott

    Can the Lakers do what the Blazers couldn't? Will Jason Kidd turn around his erratic Game 1 performance? What would the NBA look like without guaranteed contracts? Is Ben Gordon a temptation worth passing up? Kurt Helin of Forum Blue & ...

    Blog | May 04, 2009