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  1. Accidental tankers

    Henry Abbott

    Chad Ford says the Kings are in a sweet position to win a top draft pick, even though they've been trying to win games. Meanwhile, simulations show it's increasingly unlikely any team other than the Bucks, Jazz, Cavaliers, Kings, 76ers, Lakers or Mag...

    Blog | January 06, 2014
  2. James Harden being funny

    Henry Abbott

    From the Motion Picture Association of America: An R-rated motion picture may include adult themes, adult activity, hard language, intense or persistent violence, sexually-oriented nudity, drug abuse or other elements, so that parents are counseled ...

    Blog | November 01, 2013
  3. The direction of the Grizzlies

    Henry Abbott

    CEO Jason Levien (who was on TrueHoop TV the other day enjoying his franchise's place atop ESPN the Magazine's Ultimate Standings list) talks about tweaks to the Grizzlies' roster, the team's style of play this season, coaching, finances and prospect...

    Blog | September 19, 2013
  4. Why so many teams passed up Nerlens Noel

    Henry Abbott

    Andy Lyons/Getty ImagesEvery team knows Nerlens Noel can play, but few could stomach the risk.The best, most honest assessment, by the eye test, the advanced stats test, the mock draft test and every other kind of test, on the record or off, and virt...

    Blog | June 28, 2013
  5. Dinner with C.J. McCollum

    Henry Abbott

    C.J. McCollum could have entered the draft a year ago, after he led Lehigh to a tournament win over Duke. None other than Mike Krzyzewski called him the best player on the court that day. The NBA was waiting for him. But McCollum went back to scho...

    Blog | June 26, 2013
  6. Dan Le Batard on LeBron's Game 2

    Henry Abbott

    "He even stinks better than other people stink."...

    Blog | June 10, 2013
  7. TrueHoop TV: Spurs pop quiz

    Henry Abbott

    The Spurs have kept their core players together for an eternity, in NBA terms. But what about the other guys? Tim Duncan has had more than 100 different teammates through his 16 seasons. Who remembers those other players? Do the current Spurs reme...

    Blog | June 09, 2013
  8. The resolution of the Martell Webster dispute

    Henry Abbott

    On Thursday I wrote about the Timberwolves severing ties with David Kahn, who is generally treated as an NBA laughingstock. My big point: OK, he made some mistakes. But if he's so bad at his job, how come so many other teams have worse rosters? In...

    Blog | May 03, 2013
  9. The NBA circa 2013

    Henry Abbott

    The news from Friday's Board of Governor's meeting was mostly about the Kings. Whether they'll move to Seattle or not, David Stern said, should be known within the next few weeks. But Stern also addressed a range of other topics with big implications...

    Blog | April 19, 2013
  10. Tackle Basketball for the win

    Henry Abbott

    Before the game, Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau predicted a "cage match." Physicality, in other words, would be Chicago's solution to Miami's big, strong and super-quick LeBron James and Dwyane Wade, who tend to make layup after layup. Good, solid defe...

    Blog | March 28, 2013
  11. Think like Mike, or not

    Henry Abbott

    Kent Smith/NBAE/Getty Images Learning more than ever about the thoughts of an icon. Hanging over All-Star weekend in Houston is Wright Thompson's must-read exploration of Michael Jordan's mind at 50 -- almost certainly the most insightful thing eve...

    Blog | February 16, 2013
  12. The softer side of Kevin Love

    Henry Abbott

    Here's where I'd normally explain what you're about to see. But in this case I really can't explain it at all, other than to say it involves Kevin Love, ironic humor, J.J. Barea's love of quiet, good deeds and a mellow vibe....

    Blog | December 05, 2012
  13. Tuesday Bullets

    Henry Abbott

    Keyon Dooling is speaking up about the fact that he was molested in his youth. A very powerful story and must-watch. As many as one in six men are rape victims in their youth, according to experts. Katie Couric asked Dooling if other NBA players had ...

    Blog | November 13, 2012
  14. Late Friday Mini-Bullets

    Henry Abbott

    "The Other Dream Team," that marvelous documentary about the tough-as-nails and inspiring-as-hell 1992 Lithuanian national team includes a bit of back story, establishing that Lithuania has loved hoops for most of a century. As soon as I heard they l...

    Blog | October 19, 2012
  15. Grandma basketball

    Henry Abbott

    The blog Drawllin has all kinds of crazy stuff, a lot of which kind of has something or other to do with basketball. You can lose a lot of time trolling around Drawllin. On Sunday, writer Tyler Parker posted something about his deceased grandmothe...

    Blog | October 15, 2012
  16. Friday Bullets

    Henry Abbott

    I know, they're manipulative tycoons and all that, but there is something touching about the genuine-seeming friendship between Mikhail Prokhorov and Bruce Ratner. They're on Charlie Rose talking about the Barclays Center and a lot of other stuff, an...

    Blog | October 05, 2012