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  1. First Cup: Monday

    Henry Abbott

    Broderick Turner of the Los Angeles Times: "When Kevin Durant strolled into the Pyramid, a hoodie covering his head, his eyes glued to the floor, the fans here for the Drew League-Goodman League exhibition affair began to stir. Durant was on the cam...

    Blog | October 10, 2011
  2. First Cup: Friday

    Henry Abbott

    Howard Beck of The New York Times: "Training camps are supposed to open in 11 days, on Oct. 4. The first exhibition games are scheduled for Oct. 9. Without a handshake deal, there is no time to draft an agreement and sign free agents, and still keep ...

    Blog | September 23, 2011
  3. First Cup: Monday

    Henry Abbott

    Vincent Goodwill of The Detroit News: "NBA training camps usually start the first full week in October, and that time is rapidly approaching. During the last lockout (1998), the NBA started cancelling exhibition games on Sept. 10, and two weeks later...

    Blog | September 12, 2011
  4. First Cup: Tuesday

    Henry Abbott

    Michael Lee of The Washington Post: "Organizers for Tuesday's star-studded exhibition in Baltimore featuring LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony, Chris Paul and Kevin Durant have found a new venue to possibly meet the high demand of a rapidly planned event...

    Blog | August 30, 2011
  5. First Cup: Monday

    Henry Abbott

    Shemar Woods of The Washington Post: "In addition to attending Saturday's Manchester United and F.C. Barcelona exhibition on Saturday as an ambassador for Turkish Airlines, Kobe Bryant was expected to meet with executives from Besiktas this weekend i...

    Blog | August 01, 2011
  6. 3-D All-Star in an Italian movie theater

    Henry Abbott

    TrueHoop reader Andrea e-mails about going to see the All-Star game in 3-D at a movie theater in Italy. I'm amazed, and David Stern must be delighted, to hear that a tape-delayed exhibition game is a big draw in Italy, even late on a school night. An...

    Blog | February 22, 2011
  7. First Cup: Monday

    Henry Abbott

    Darnell Mayberry of The Oklahoman: "The final eight seconds of Team USA's 86-85 exhibition win over Spain on Sunday night in Madrid belonged to Kevin Durant. ... Against a Spanish team that is the defending FIBA world champion and considered by many ...

    Blog | August 23, 2010
  8. Sweetney to Miss Celts' Final Two Exhibitions

    Henry Abbott

    By Chris Sheridan At first glance upon seeing Michael Sweetney in a Boston uniform, you couldn't help but think: Fat chance he'll make the team. But Sweetney has been lighter on his feet than his enlarged frame would indicate, and the former lo...

    Blog | October 20, 2009
  9. First Cup: Thursday

    Henry Abbott

    Frank Dell'Apa of The Boston Globe: "Kevin Garnett passed the alley-oop test in the Celtics' 106-90 exhibition win over Toronto last night. Garnett converted two dunks off lobs from Rajon Rondo, the first time they have combined on the play sinc...

    Blog | October 15, 2009
  10. First Cup: Tuesday

    Henry Abbott

    Howard Beck of The New York Times: "Coach Mike D'Antoni, ever the nonconformist, is eliminating the morning shootaround for all home games this season, starting with Tuesday's exhibition against the Philadelphia 76ers. The Knicks instead will ga...

    Blog | October 13, 2009
  11. First Cup: Monday

    Henry Abbott

    Kevin Clark for the South Florida Sun-Sentinel: "Shaun Livingston's NBA career nearly ended when he tore the ACL, PCL and MCL in his left knee in a gruesome post-layup fall in February of 2007. After his first exhibition season since the injury, Livi...

    Blog | October 27, 2008
  12. Thursday Bullets

    Henry Abbott

    The first Josh Childress highlights from Europe, from an exhibition game in which he scored 14 points. Olympiacos won. One block-run-dunk play was really special.Amare Stoudemire reportedly might be resting his ankle a little.Jared Reiner will be in ...

    Blog | September 25, 2008
  13. First Cup: Monday

    Henry Abbott

    Brad Townsend of The Dallas Morning News: "There is no better way for Jason Kidd to bow out of international basketball, having earned his second gold medal Sunday while extending his record to 56-0 in Olympics, Olympic qualifying and exhibition game...

    Blog | August 25, 2008
  14. First Cup: Monday

    Henry Abbott

    Ira Winderman of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel: "Watching Dwyane Wade in Sunday's 89-68 Olympic exhibition victory over Russia, it has become evident that one thing hasn't changed amid the Heat's guard's offseason revival: The kid loves to gamble fo...

    Blog | August 04, 2008
  15. Italian Backboard, Meet Michael Jordan

    Henry Abbott

    Video I have never seen before, of Michael Jordan shattering a backboard onto the heads of competitors in a 1986 Nike exhibition game in Italy. A man named Juan Martin posted it to YouTube, and says he shot the video himself for Spanish television, a...

    Blog | April 23, 2008
  16. Watching the Big Three

    Henry Abbott

    Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce, and Ray Allen were on TV together yesterday, playing their first exhibition game of the season against the Raptors in Italy. It wasn't as sloppy as a lot of preseason games, and Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce, in particular...

    Blog | October 08, 2007