CONTENT TYPES

FILTER BY DATE

    • From
    • To

SEARCH TOOLS

32 results for "henry abbott"

Page of 2
  1. Revisiting Miami as a basketball town

    Kevin Arnovitz

    Randy Belice/NBAE via Getty Images Miami, Florida: A hoops mecca or a bandwagon? What kind of basketball city is Miami? Last week, Henry Abbott put out a call for submissions in an effort to answer this question. We wanted to hear from locals wh...

    Blog | July 28, 2010
  2. Takeaways from Heat-Clippers

    Kevin Arnovitz

    * The Los Angeles Clippers don't subscribe to the idea of moral victories, at least not vocally, but the vibe around the team after the 116-112 loss to Miami Heat was comparatively rosy for a team that lost on its home floor and didn't have...

    Blog | February 06, 2014
  3. Learning to love the moral victory in L.A.

    Kevin Arnovitz

    LOS ANGELES -- The only thing achievers hate more than failing is being told that their failure isn't all that devastating relative to the norm. They want to shoot better than par on a friendly course and for people who enjoy constant success, life i...

    Blog | December 25, 2013
  4. The Miami Heat's championship appeal

    Kevin Arnovitz

    Steve Mitchell/USA TODAY SportsLeBron James: Two-time NBA champion and Finals MVP -- and compelling prime-time antihero.Even those who find pleasure in witnessing defeat owe a debt of gratitude to LeBron James and the Miami Heat, because never has th...

    Blog | June 21, 2013
  5. Gary Neal steps into spotlight in Game 3

    Kevin Arnovitz

    SAN ANTONIO -- Three summers ago, an undersized 25-year-old shooting guard named Gary Neal arrived in Las Vegas with an invitation from the San Antonio Spurs to play on their Summer League team. Neal had gone undrafted three years earlier...

    Blog | June 12, 2013
  6. Spurs-Heat Game 1 takeaways

    Kevin Arnovitz

    The San Antonio Spurs and Miami Heat did basketball proud on Thursday night in Game 1 of the NBA Finals. The series opener was a nice composite of the most likeable qualities of two really good basketball teams. Neither San Antonio nor Miami was the ...

    Blog | June 07, 2013
  7. Who's ready to be an NBA head coach?

    Kevin Arnovitz

    What does an NBA head coaching candidate look like in 2013? A few new trends have emerged in the coaching ranks, namely the Rise of the Video Kids (see Spoelstra, Erik; Vogel, Frank), but most hires in the NBA follow a well-trodden path. Owners a...

    Blog | May 07, 2013
  8. TrueHoop's Stat Geek Smackdown 2013

    Kevin Arnovitz

    Welcome to Year 7 of the TrueHoop Stat Geek Smackdown.

    Story | Conversation | April 18, 2013
  9. Chris Paul's New Orleans strip tease

    Kevin Arnovitz

    NEW ORLEANS -- First came the game jersey. Then the right wristband, followed by the left. With the fans still begging for more spoils, Chris Paul kicked off his shoes, one going into the scrum of fans crushing the barricade cordoning off the baselin...

    Blog | March 28, 2013
  10. Killer Lineup: OKC's keep-the-faith starters

    Kevin Arnovitz

    Russell Westbrook | Thabo Sefolosha | Kevin Durant | Serge Ibaka | Kendrick Perkins Minutes Played: 1,024 Offensive Rating: 110.1 points per 100 possessions Defensive Rating: 96.6 points per 100 possessions How it works offensively At some poi...

    Blog | March 13, 2013
  11. Big and small in the NBA

    Kevin Arnovitz

    Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE/Getty ImagesFor many coaches and teams, this is the prototype for the new-wave NBA frontcourt. Size and position have become dominant themes in any conversation about the state of NBA basketball heading into 2013. The Mia...

    Blog | December 28, 2012
  12. Christmas primer: 10 questions for 10 teams

    Kevin Arnovitz

    Getty ImagesWorking on Christmas: Deron Williams, Kevin Durant and Carmelo Anthony. A third of the NBA will be in action on Christmas Day, as fans will be treated to 14 consecutive hours of basketball featuring the league's top four teams and seven ...

    Blog | December 24, 2012
  13. How worried should Miami be about its D?

    Kevin Arnovitz

    Christopher Trotman/NBAE/Getty Images There was a little too much of this on Thursday night for the Heat's beleaguered defense. Chris Bosh says it's the frenetic pace. LeBron James says it's about communication. Shane Battier says it's all in the h...

    Blog | December 07, 2012
  14. The Jazz go big in a small-ball world

    Kevin Arnovitz

    Melissa Majchrzak/NBAE/Getty ImagesDerrick Favors, Al Jefferson and Paul Millsap: The Supersize Guys. Prior to the 2011-12 season, coach Erik Spoelstra sat down with LeBron James and told the world's best basketball player that for the Miami Heat to...

    Blog | November 16, 2012
  15. Are the Grizzlies finding their groove?

    Kevin Arnovitz

    Chris Graythen/NBAE/Getty ImagesThe Griz have been shutting down teams for a while. Is this the season the offense finally clicks? By the time the Memphis Grizzlies are through mucking up your half-court possession, your offense looks like an unmade...

    Blog | November 14, 2012
  16. Golden Tickets: 10 you don't want to miss

    Kevin Arnovitz

    The ultimate fantasy parlor game for the hardcore NBA fan: All expenses paid from your doorstep to an NBA arena 10 times during the 2012-13 season. First class on your preference of air carrier (that means double qualifying miles!) and the penthou...

    Blog | July 27, 2012