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  1. The Secretary of Education on Jeremy Lin

    Henry Abbott

    Gregory Shamus/NBAE/Getty Images Arne Duncan and Jeremy Lin, two former Harvard stars, worked out together at the 2011 All-Star game. New York Knick sensation Jeremy Lin and U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan, both former Harvard standout basketb...

    Blog | February 16, 2012
  2. First Cup: Wednesday

    Henry Abbott

    Alan Hahn of Newsday: "The NBA and its players union will go back to the negotiating table Wednesday for yet another attempt to resolve their differences in collective bargaining and end the four-month lockout. A person with knowledge of the situatio...

    Blog | October 26, 2011
  3. First Cup: Tuesday

    Henry Abbott

    Andrew Kamenetzky of ESPNLosAngeles.com: "After much waiting and anticipation, there will finally be a rematch between the Los Angeles based Drew League and the Goodman League of Washington D.C. The game will take place on Oct. 9 in Los Angeles at Ca...

    Blog | September 20, 2011
  4. First Cup: Wednesday

    Henry Abbott

    Brad Townsend of The Dallas Morning News: "Late Monday morning, Mavericks owner Mark Cuban tweeted that he was going to appear Monday night on 'Piers Morgan Tonight' to 'raise some hell on politics, the economy and whatever he throws my way.' Instea...

    Blog | August 31, 2011
  5. First Cup: Tuesday

    Henry Abbott

    Joseph Staszewski of the New York Post: "Kevin Durant's performance created an evening for the ages at Rucker Park. 'Some nights are very special,' DC Power guard Randy (White Chocolate) Gill said. 'This is going down as one of those special nights.'...

    Blog | August 02, 2011
  6. First Cup: Thursday

    Henry Abbott

    Mark Medina of the Los Angeles Times: "With NBA lockout in effect, did Mark Cuban break rules by standing on stage w/ Mavericks players at ESPYS?" Michael Lee of The Washington Post: So, does Mark Cuban get a $1 million fine for shaking hands with ...

    Blog | July 14, 2011
  7. First Cup: Tuesday

    Henry Abbott

    Mark Kiszla of The Denver Post: "The Nuggets think nobody loves them. That explains why what amounted to an apology by the NBA was so right and so necessary. Hey, didn't Carmelo Anthony walk out on Denver so his wife could be one of the beautiful peo...

    Blog | April 19, 2011
  8. When Tim Donaghy talks scandal

    Henry Abbott

    M. Haubs of The Painted Area interviewed Sean Patrick Griffin, author of an important new book about the NBA referee betting scandal. Haubs does a brilliant job of digging into, among other things, the way referee Tim Donaghy himself has controlle...

    Blog | February 18, 2011
  9. First Cup: Monday

    Henry Abbott

    Howard Beck of The New York Times: "In a gymnasium bursting with optimism and energy, Eddy Curry is a distant, gloomy soul on the baseline. In a training camp defined by everything that is new and promising, Curry is the last reminder of the Knicks' ...

    Blog | September 27, 2010
  10. When golf clubs meet basketballs

    Henry Abbott

    A little while ago, TrueHoop departed from its normal, family friendly approach to basketball to talk about shafts for a thousand words or so. The occasion was a YouTube video showing a guy hitting a basketball into the hoop with a golf club. Seem...

    Blog | September 20, 2010
  11. The Miami Heat as Rorschach test

    Henry Abbott

    Two TrueHoop Network bloggers, John Krolik and Rob Mahoney, have held a debate at Pro Basketball Talk about whether or not the Miami Heat are good for NBA basketball. The whole thing is solid, but Cavs: The Blog's Krolik really gets on a roll, to ...

    Blog | September 14, 2010
  12. Michael Jordan's Bobcat comeback

    Henry Abbott

    John Harrelson/Getty Images SportThe Bobcats have been in dire financial straits, but the turnaround is well underway. Robert Johnson founded the Bobcats by paying $300 million for an expansion team that began play in 2004. Then the B.E.T. founder r...

    Blog | September 03, 2010
  13. First Cup: Tuesday

    Henry Abbott

    Jason Lloyd of the Akron Beacon-Journal: "Mo Williams' flight into Cleveland on Sunday was four hours late. Turns out, it was perfect timing. The travel delay allowed Williams to unexpectedly bump into LeBron James at Hopkins airport for a clear-the-...

    Blog | August 31, 2010
  14. First Cup: Thursday

    Henry Abbott

    Bob Kravitz of The Indianapolis Star: "Larry Bird might have just saved his job. More important, though, the Indiana Pacers president, along with general manager David Morway, just made their long-irrelevant team about a thousand times more interesti...

    Blog | August 12, 2010
  15. Ballers with books: NBA summer reading

    Henry Abbott

    Fernando Medina/NBAE/Getty Images Adonal Foyle reads all kinds of things, but recommends everyone read Ayn Rand. This week on TrueHoop, several NBA personalities will weigh in with some book recommendations. Here's the first installment: Adonal ...

    Blog | August 09, 2010
  16. On hitting a basketball with a golf club

    Henry Abbott

    On Monday I linked to this video with a shot of a guy using a golf club to chip a basketball into the hoop from some distance. Quickly there were people saying it was clearly faked. If the ball were to travel that far, they say, then either it was...

    Blog | July 27, 2010