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  1. Board games

    Henry Abbott

    Chad Ford drops by to discuss the latest updates to his NBA draft Big Board, including Joel Embiid's rise into the top three, a top-10 freshman at UCLA and, of course, Andrew Wiggins....

    Blog | December 17, 2013
  2. First Cup: Monday

    Henry Abbott

    Marc Berman of the New York Post: "Memo to Carmelo Anthony: Drop your trade demand, commit to trying to win a championship in your final year in Denver with a very talented cast. Then sign with the Knicks as a free agent this summer. Knicks president...

    Blog | January 24, 2011
  3. Prokhorov drops the hammer

    Henry Abbott

    Let's pretend you're a marginally popular high-schooler, and you want to go to the prom with a big-deal girl. You know you're a long shot, for a couple of reasons, not the least of which is that she's dead set on going with some other, more popula...

    Blog | January 19, 2011
  4. Case closed: That mysterious gold coin was ...

    Henry Abbott

    Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE/Getty Images Before briefly masquerading as a cough drop, the mysterious item posed for this photo. As has already been discussed in far too fine a detail on TrueHoop today, something mysterious, small, round and gold fell i...

    Blog | April 02, 2010
  5. What will next summer's salary cap be?

    Henry Abbott

    By Chris Sheridan With NBA gate receipts down less than anticipated, the doomsday scenario of a $6-7 million drop in the salary cap for the 2010-11 season now seems overly pessimistic. Everyone still expects the cap to go down heading into the ...

    Blog | December 24, 2009
  6. Melo's average drops as Nuggets win again

    Henry Abbott

    By Chris Sheridan EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Another 2.5 points dropped off Carmelo Anthony's scoring average Wednesday night, but if you think he cared much about it, you don't understand the new Carmelo Anthony. Anthony made his first shot, mis...

    Blog | November 04, 2009
  7. The Upside of Falling Down

    Henry Abbott

    Posted by Kevin Arnovitz Jrue Holiday drops ... and might be better for it. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE/Getty Images As recently as a few weeks ago, Jrue Holiday was a projected top 10 pick. A good number of observers felt that an...

    Blog | June 26, 2009
  8. The Reformation of an Angry Nugget

    Henry Abbott

    The Denver Post's Chris Dempsey describes a period after last season when George Karl and his assistant Tim Grgurich decided to drop their running and gunning ways while getting back to the defense-first approach that had once been a hallmark of ...

    Blog | May 05, 2009
  9. Mo Williams and the Shamockery

    Henry Abbott

    David Berri of the Wages of Wins: Williams is virtually the same player in Cleveland that he was in Milwaukee. His shooting efficiency is somewhat better with the Cavs (although not much better) while his assists are down. In fact, the drop-off in...

    Blog | February 13, 2009
  10. NBA Teams Coming Unmoored on a Sea of Financial Insecurity?

    Henry Abbott

    John Hollinger's Insider column today drops something of a speculation bomb: Was Seattle just the tip of the iceberg? That's what one has to wonder given the state of the economy and the multiple gleaming, empty stadiums lying in wait in alt...

    Blog | February 12, 2009
  11. Late Monday Bullets

    Henry Abbott

    TrueHoop reader and food blogger Noah Galuten wonders if it's time to blow up the Suns: "They are pretty clearly not going to win a championship this year. Player values will only drop as the season progresses. So is it time to make some moves, keep ...

    Blog | December 01, 2008
  12. David Stern, You Have Got Some Loose Ends

    Henry Abbott

    Loose ends. Don't you hate those? Let's say you have about six things to do. You start doing all that stuff, and then in the middle of all that, you get a really important phone call that makes you drop everything and run an errand. Then you get back...

    Blog | September 16, 2008
  13. Friday Bullets

    Henry Abbott

    When I was in college, I accidentally signed up for an advanced music class called Harmony and Counterpoint. I couldn't even really read music, and this was about obsucre composition. I was about to drop it, but then the professor rudely taunte...

    Blog | September 12, 2008
  14. What to do about the Heat

    Henry Abbott

    Posted by Brian Windhorst The Heat lost again Wednesday, getting handled by the 76ers in Philly, to drop their record to 8-21. It has gotten so bad, so fast, that Shaquille O'Neal actually admitted after the game that if the Heat were smart they mi...

    Blog | December 27, 2007
  15. Gilbert Arenas to Washington Post:

    Henry Abbott

    Ivan Carter of the Washington Post drops a bit of a bombshell on his Wizards Insider Blog: Wizards guard Gilbert Arenas underwent surgery today to repair a torn meniscus in his left knee. Arenas originally tore the meniscus in the knee last April 3 ...

    Blog | November 21, 2007
  16. One More Night

    Henry Abbott

    Posted by Kelly Dwyer Er, day. One more day. Either way, let's make it work. Let's do this right. Drop me a line, if anything catches your eye. ...

    Blog | September 06, 2007