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  1. TrueHoop TV: Alvin Gentry talks space travel

    Henry Abbott

    Clippers associate head coach Alvin Gentry remembers the time he met Buzz Aldrin at a party....

    Blog | October 01, 2013
  2. First Cup: Wednesday

    Henry Abbott

    Bill Plaschke of the Los Angeles Times: "How are you going to build a franchise around a player who has spent six years here without one defining moment? The answer is, you can't. And when the Lakers responded to Tuesday's Internet buzz by saying the...

    Blog | February 09, 2011
  3. Those tight-knit basketball families ...

    Henry Abbott

    Last week's New Yorker poked fun at Charlotte Observer for this little gaffe: Now that the NBA draft is over, new Appalachian State coach Buzz Peterson can concentrate fully on his college job. And he'll have a familiar face to help him out. The for...

    Blog | October 11, 2010
  4. The Iverson Effect: Can Sixers Sustain Buzz?

    Henry Abbott

    By Chris Sheridan PHILADELPHIA - 76ers general manager Ed Stefanski was a man of mixed emotions Tuesday. His Philadelphia 76ers were the talk of the town again for the first time in a long time, but for all the positive vibes that Allen Iverson...

    Blog | December 08, 2009
  5. Thank you, Rockets Buzz. Welcome Red 94!

    Henry Abbott

    By Kevin Arnovitz When I started Clipperblog in 2006, I did so with little thought about long-term implications or practicalities. The early days of the blog functioned as, more than anything else, a personal diary about something I was spending a...

    Blog | December 07, 2009
  6. First Cup: Wednesday

    Henry Abbott

    Michael Wilbon of The Washington Post: "As much as Abe Pollin changed the landscape of D.C. by building the arena on 7th St. NW, it was Michael Jordan's presence at the beginning of the new century that created a nightly buzz that D.C. simply hasn't ...

    Blog | November 25, 2009
  7. Buzz Bissinger: Age limit is a joke

    Henry Abbott

    By Henry Abbott Author Buzz Bissinger, writing in today's New York Times, says he once supported the idea of an NBA age limit. But evidence that it doesn't make players more ready for adulthood or the NBA has changed his tune. Now Commissioner St...

    Blog | October 27, 2009
  8. LeBron's Unnecessary Autobiography

    Henry Abbott

    The book is about LeBron James and the success and friendship he enjoyed in high school. It's called "Shooting Stars," (excerpted here) and was written by LeBron James and Buzz Bissinger. A press release says it's "a story of friendship, perseverance...

    Blog | September 03, 2009
  9. The TrueHoop Network Shootaround

    Henry Abbott

    Yao shuts down Dwight Howard. Alarmists in San Antonio want to shut down Tim Duncan. Can anyone shut down the Bulls at home? Brody Rollins of Rockets Buzz: "Yao's like that shutdown corner, the one the announcers croon over on TV, but...

    Blog | April 08, 2009
  10. The TrueHoop Network Shootaround

    Henry Abbott

    Are the Rockets peaking too soon? The Bulls' peaks and valleys are frustrating for their faithful. And Seth Davis is at the peak of his game. Take a peek at the TrueHoop Network: Anup Shah of Rockets Buzz: "Remember what w...

    Blog | March 04, 2009
  11. The TrueHoop Network Expands: Welcome Rockets Buzz

    Henry Abbott

    You know I love the Houston Rockets. (I just finished writing a little internet love poem to them.) The truth is they're one of the NBA's most fascinating teams. Things happen differently in Houston. They have two of the NBA's biggest sta...

    Blog | February 26, 2009
  12. Carmelo Honors Woodrow Wilson

    Henry Abbott

    Posted by Kevin Arnovitz Carmelo Anthony wanted to honor President-Elect Barack Obama during last night's game against Golden State: At the Nuggets' shootaround, there was a post-election buzz. Carmelo Anthony smiled and said, "I'm going to try to ...

    Blog | November 06, 2008
  13. New Suns Blog Combs Through Countless Season Predictions

    Henry Abbott

    Michael Schwartz of Valley of the Suns finds that the buzz just is not there this time around: In past years you could always count on at least a Marc Stein or Scoop Jackson of to show some Suns love, but this year it's all about the Lakers...

    Blog | October 29, 2008
  14. Summer League: Midway Point Awards

    Henry Abbott

    By Maurice Brooks The Hornets' Bobby Brown (left) and Julian Wright have created some buzz with their summer-league play. (Getty Images) A lot of general managers, coaches and fans are hoping that what happens in Vegas, doesn't really stay in...

    Blog | July 16, 2008
  15. First Cup: Wednesday

    Henry Abbott

    Phil Jasner of the Philadelphia Daily News: "The arrival of Elton Brand, who was thought to be in Washington, D.C. yesterday, will create a major buzz in the area. But medical reports notwithstanding, the Sixers also have to hope he never becomes the...

    Blog | July 09, 2008
  16. Howard's sticker slam wins buzz but not contest

    Henry Abbott

    While Gerald Green was winning the dunk contest trophy, Dwight Howard walked off with the "did you see that?" award.

    Story | Conversation | February 17, 2007