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  1. TrueHoop TV: Alvin Gentry talks space travel

    Henry Abbott

    Clippers associate head coach Alvin Gentry remembers the time he met Buzz Aldrin at a party....

    Blog | October 01, 2013
  2. Live by the 3, or die

    Henry Abbott

    Joe Murphy/NBAE/Getty ImagesFive Spurs in the paint. Zero easy layups. One desperate need for shooting.It's a copycat league, and the cat they copy most is the one who just won it all. But let's be real: Without infinite cap space and three of the...

    Blog | July 02, 2013
  3. At right price, please advertise on uniforms

    Henry Abbott

    Melissa Majchrzak/NBAE/Getty Images If the NBA can survive paid logo placement on referees, what's the worry about players? Mark Cuban is making noises about all the money the NBA could make selling advertising space on jerseys. And he's not just t...

    Blog | March 28, 2012
  4. NBA Today podcast: Steve Shenbaum

    Henry Abbott

    As a bit actor in "Space Jam," Steve Shenbaum devised a clever approach to bond with Michael Jordan: with a lighthearted joke about gambling. It bombed so badly that he wishes now he would have instead said nothing at all. But that didn't stop ...

    Blog | January 20, 2012
  5. Deadline Bullets

    Henry Abbott

    Nets GM Billy King on WFAN: "I've spoken to Deron. He's excited and ecstatic. The one concern is his wife is due and having a baby, but he's excited and ready to go. I told him what we have, $19 million in cap space this summer, we still have picks. ...

    Blog | February 24, 2011
  6. Tom Penn on Miami's cap space

    Henry Abbott


    Blog | July 07, 2010
  7. LeBron James Monday Bullets

    Henry Abbott

    LeBron James sits at the top of the free agent pyramid. The best bet is that no team with a chance at him will lock up its cap space before he has made up his mind, and that Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh will find out what James is doing before they sig...

    Blog | July 05, 2010
  8. Monday Bullets

    Henry Abbott

    Celtic fans have been letting themselves imagine having meaningful cap space. CelticsHub's Zach Lowe digs around, and finds that approach to be more dream than reality. Irina Pavlova, president of the holding company Mikhail Prokhorov created to ov...

    Blog | June 28, 2010
  9. Implications of Maynor deal far-reaching

    Henry Abbott

    By John Hollinger Coming into the season, we knew that the Oklahoma City Thunder would be able to demand a hefty price for the privilege of renting its salary cap space this winter, because so many teams found themselves in tight spots financially...

    Blog | December 22, 2009
  10. Mike James back to Miami? Maybe

    Henry Abbott

    By Marc Stein The Miami Heat's position on trades is no secret. They won't even consider making a deal for anyone whose contract extends beyond this season to preserve every cent of their projected trove of salary-cap space for July 1, 2010. Bu...

    Blog | December 09, 2009
  11. DeMar DeRozan: Arriving Early

    Henry Abbott

    Posted by Kevin Arnovitz It's more than a full hour before Saturday's first game at the Cox Pavilion in Las Vegas. The only living beings in the building are some young Summer League staffers, journalists staking out laptop space on the cove...

    Blog | July 11, 2009
  12. The Silver Lining of the Salary Cap Cloud

    Henry Abbott

    As ESPN's Marc Stein broke some news about the NBA salary cap level for 2009-2010, and more importantly about some surprising NBA projections about what it might be for 2010-2011. Any team that hoarded cap space for the summer of 2010 is, today, ...

    Blog | July 08, 2009
  13. 2009 vs. 2010 Salaries

    Henry Abbott

    Yesterday I wondered if teams might be saving more cap space for 2010 than they will be able to spend. Adam Reisinger of ESPN DB sheds light on the issue. He explains that certainly teams, as a group, have given themselves the potential to reduce sal...

    Blog | July 01, 2009
  14. Kobe Bryant's Double Vision

    Henry Abbott

    Posted by Kevin Arnovitz In Game 5, the Lakers cracked the code on the offensive end. They discovered that the Nuggets were giving them swaths of open space in the halfcourt, much of it the result of double-teams. The Lakers' offense is predicate...

    Blog | May 30, 2009
  15. First Cup: Thursday

    Henry Abbott

    Jim Armstrong of The Denver Post: "And now for a few words never before typed in this space: Kenyon Martin is underpaid. At least judging from his performance in the Nuggets-Hornets series, he is. Chauncey Billups and Carmelo Anthony have scored...

    Blog | April 30, 2009
  16. Dikembe Mutombo: Gravity and Light

    Henry Abbott

    This is one of the best NBA videos ever, and it's 100% Mutombo. Almost wherever he goes, Dikembe Mutombo is the loudest, gravelliest, tallest and smiliest person in the room. He can fill any amount of space -- with laughter, stori...

    Blog | April 22, 2009