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  1. Travis Tygart, USADA head, questions NBA's drug testing program

    Henry Abbott

    U.S. Anti-Doping Agency head Travis Tygart says it is not difficult for NBA players to beat the league's drug-testing program.

    Story | Conversation | March 01, 2014
  2. What HGH tests mean for NBA drug cheats

    Henry Abbott

    Sources say the NBA is due to start testing players for human growth hormone (HGH), which represents several important firsts for the league's anti-doping policy, including: The first time players will have their blood tested. The first time th...

    Blog | March 08, 2013
  3. NBA nears agreement with NBPA to test for HGH, sources say

    Henry Abbott

    The NBA and National Basketball Players Association are close to an agreement to test players' blood for human growth hormone (HGH), according to sources with direct knowledge of the talks. Testing could begin as soon as the 2013-14 season.

    Story | Conversation | March 08, 2013
  4. Three NBA doping myths

    Henry Abbott

    Another day, another news story about human growth hormone, testosterone, steroids and the like. Worries about performance-enhancing drugs (PEDs) dog almost every sport. Science is advanced enough to offer potential advantages in everything from body...

    Blog | January 30, 2013
  5. HGH tests coming to basketball, too?

    Henry Abbott

    In December, Rep. Elijah Cummings called it "incredibly ridiculous" that the NFL does not test for human growth hormone (HGH), lamenting years of stalling tactics from the players union. Cummings, from Maryland, is the ranking Democrat on a committee...

    Blog | January 17, 2013
  6. Human Growth Hormone in Sports

    Henry Abbott

    As far as I know, there's no test for it. And by many reports, it works like a charm. Is there HGH in basketball? I have no idea. But you have to believe it's possible. Gretchen Reynolds wrote a good article about human growth hormone in this week...

    Blog | August 21, 2006