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  1. First Cup: Wednesday

    Henry Abbott

    Bob Ryan of The Boston Globe: "All those years, all those playoff series, and we've never seen anything like this around here. One playoff game in which the visitor leads late, real late, and loses? Sure. It happens. You know, you can't win 'em all. ...

    Blog | April 20, 2011
  2. Losing Game 1: Inside the Numbers

    Henry Abbott

    TrueHoop reader Trent has been doing some research: After hearing all weekend about the importance of Game 1 because the winner of Game 1 goes on to win the series 78.8% of the time, I decided to look further into that stat this morning before I real...

    Blog | April 20, 2009
  3. Now Growing Up in Real Time: Lance Stephenson

    Henry Abbott

    I just got an email about Born Ready. It's an online video series that will document the ongoing junior season of 17-year-old New York City high-school point guard Lance Stephenson in near real time. Wow, that is really something. One of the ch...

    Blog | January 03, 2008
  4. Friday Bullets

    Henry Abbott

    This is amazingly cool. Someone recreated LeBron James' amazing 29-of-his-team's-last-30 (from Game 5 of last year's playoff series against the Pistons) in video game format. Oddly fun to watch, and many of the plays look just like the real thing.Sim...

    Blog | October 12, 2007
  5. Don't Count New Orleans Out

    Henry Abbott

    The Hornets website has a series of fantastic videos about New Orleans. Here's a favorite: Incidentally, between now and the All-Star Game, I'm interested in hearing from real people in New Orleans with true stories about post-Katrina basketball. Co...

    Blog | October 05, 2007
  6. Vince Carter Made the Right Play

    Henry Abbott

    Two nights ago, Vince Carter barreled into the lane, with his team down two, and a chance to seal the series against Toronto. He passed. Earlier in the same play, he had also given up the ball. My knee-jerk reaction, seeing it in real time, was to sa...

    Blog | May 03, 2007
  7. Thursday Bullets

    Henry Abbott

    Real World Key West is more fun to watch than the Warriors. But with Ike Diogu and Monta Ellis doing their things, Golden State took the season series from the Mavericks. Learn the name: Jose Juan Barea needed only three games to get 41 assists ...

    Blog | April 13, 2006