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  1. Source: Spurs talking Stephen Jackson deal

    Henry Abbott news services: After acquiring guard Stephen Jackson two days ago, the Golden State Warriors are discussing a deal to send him to the San Antonio Spurs for Richard Jefferson, a league source told ESPN The Magazine's Ric Bucher on Thursday...

    Blog | March 15, 2012
  2. First Cup: Tuesday

    Henry Abbott

    Charles F. Gardner of the Journal Sentinel: Brandon Jennings admitted he was stressing about the latest trade rumors, with the league trade deadline approaching Thursday. But the Milwaukee Bucks point guard turned off his cell phones and took out any...

    Blog | March 13, 2012
  3. First Cup: Tuesday

    Henry Abbott

    Michael Lee of The Washington Post: John Wall squared up against the player whose career he would most like to duplicate and did his best to trade him acrobatic layup for head-scratching layup. And for a half, Wall held his own against Derrick Rose, ...

    Blog | January 31, 2012
  4. First Cup: Thursday

    Henry Abbott

    Patrick Reusse of the Star Tribune: "Rambis and Kahn are on different planets as to how they see the game and this team. And even if Kahn had the giant brain in vocabulary and Rambis had the big brain in basketball, Kahn was smart enough to know bad ...

    Blog | June 23, 2011
  5. First Cup: Monday

    Henry Abbott

    K.C. Johnson of the Chicago Tribune: "The Bulls have made no definitive decisions on the future of Tracy McGrady, who will work out for management on Monday. McGrady, a seven-time All-Star, is trying to find a home after playing just 30 games last se...

    Blog | July 26, 2010
  6. First Cup: Thursday

    Henry Abbott

    John Reid of The Times-Picayune: "With a directive from ownership to fill the team's basketball operations staff with the best people in the business, New Orleans Hornets president Hugh Weber hired San Antonio Spurs Vice President of Basketball Opera...

    Blog | July 22, 2010
  7. First Cup: Monday

    Henry Abbott

    Bill Plaschke of the Los Angeles Times: "There were those long arms, digging underneath Carlos Boozer, wrapping around the basketball, flinging it back toward redemption. There was that feathery touch, the ball lightly dropping through the rim, the s...

    Blog | May 03, 2010
  8. T-Mac Ten Pack

    Henry Abbott

    Chris McGrath/NBAE/Getty Images Tracy McGrady's not the same player he used to be, but he's also not useless. Ten things to know about Tracy McGrady, on the day that he has been traded from the Houston Rockets to the New York Knicks. 1. The big ...

    Blog | February 18, 2010
  9. Manu Ginobili's uncertain future in San Antonio

    Henry Abbott

    By Graydon Gordian of 48 Minutes of Hell Wednesday morning the Argentinean newspaper Clarin published an interview with Manu Ginobili that caught San Antonio Spurs fans by surprise. "I no longer expect a contract extension," said Ginobili. "At ...

    Blog | January 20, 2010
  10. Playing for good teams, having been let go by bad teams

    Henry Abbott

    By Henry Abbott Yesterday I asked for your help brainstorming a list of players who couldn't stick with bad teams, but went on to be major contributors to good teams. I kicked the list off with talk of Josh Powell, Shelden Williams, Matt Bonner...

    Blog | November 10, 2009
  11. The Michael Jordan of Turkey, in Free Agency

    Henry Abbott

    Free agency starts at midnight tonight, and the class president is Hedo Turkoglu. The last time we saw the Orlando forward Turkoglu play, he did not have his best game. In Game 5 of the NBA Finals he dawdled on offense. He fell for fakes, and in a ke...

    Blog | June 30, 2009
  12. Playoff Warmup Bullets

    Henry Abbott

    Leaguewide Bullets These bullets would be a lot better, but I could not stop watching this. If that doesn't give you playoff fever, nothing will. About the NBA and research into referee bias. More to come on this topic next week. A nice break...

    Blog | April 17, 2009
  13. Friday Bullets

    Henry Abbott

    Did you know there already is a basketball court at the White House? It's outdoors. But still ... not bad. Tyrus Thomas! His next matchup with LeBron James will be must-watch, because last night Thomas got himself on the short list of defenders ...

    Blog | January 16, 2009
  14. Is There an NBA Home for Stephon Marbury?

    Henry Abbott

    Stephon Marbury. He's strong. He's athletic. He can shoot. He knows veteran tricks. He can get to the line. He has not only hit game-winners ... he has hit game-winning shots in the All-Star game. He says he is in the best shape of his life. Assuming...

    Blog | December 01, 2008
  15. Late Friday Mini-Bullets

    Henry Abbott

    The NBA Draft is held in what has been called the WaMu Theater at Madison Square Garden. But with the government seizing Washington Mutual ... that theater could be getting a new name.Pat Summitt, legendary coach, is ailing from a raccoon attack?Trav...

    Blog | September 26, 2008
  16. First Cup: Thursday

    Henry Abbott

    Sam Amick of the Sacramento Bee: After starting his own conversation on culture in July before heading for Houston, Ron Artest weighed in the racial element of Howard's comments. 'I think Josh Howards comment is a reflection on education. I think the...

    Blog | September 18, 2008