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  1. Source -- NBA officials meeting, to vote on replay tweaks

    Henry Abbott

    The NBA's Board of Governors is meeting in Las Vegas on Thursday, and a source with knowledge of the talks told the agenda includes votes on several rule changes, especially expanding the use of instant replay.

    Story | Conversation | July 19, 2012
  2. Union makes big move without polling members

    Henry Abbott

    The last time the NBA and the players association met, the meeting ended early Friday morning with an offer from the league. The NBA then sent that offer in writing to every player, and quietly prayed that the union would let the players vote on it, ...

    Blog | November 14, 2011
  3. The scrappiest players in the game

    Henry Abbott

    Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images Sport Joakim Noah has battled (this time with Elton Brand) his way to the scrappy crown. On Friday, we asked you to vote on the scrappiest players in the NBA. More 11,000 of you (in New Jersey they round up and call tha...

    Blog | April 11, 2011
  4. Vote Derrick Rose for love of the game

    Henry Abbott

    This MVP debate is exciting, impassioned and great for basketball. The three major candidates -- the Bulls' Derrick Rose, the Heat's LeBron James and the Magic's Dwight Howard -- are all amazing, deserving, hard-working and thrilling. How fortunate f...

    Blog | April 08, 2011
  5. Who has outcoached Doc Rivers?

    Henry Abbott

    Noah Graham/NBAE/Getty Images If the coach of the year vote were held in June, Doc Rivers would do very well. One win from a title, overseeing a team many called too old and too emotional to make it past the first round, Doc Rivers might be doing a...

    Blog | June 14, 2010
  6. The TrueHoop Network Hands Out 2009-2010 NBA Hardware

    Henry Abbott

    By Dan Feldman of Piston Powered With its first complete regular-season of blogging about the NBA in the books, the TrueHoop Network decided to announce its own awards. Everyone in the Network was eligible to vote for the awards, which mimic the N...

    Blog | April 16, 2010
  7. The Lakers are unstoppable without Kobe Bryant

    Henry Abbott

    And so, on ESPNLosAngeles the Kamenetzky brothers invite you to vote in their simple poll about how the team should proceed. The poll is delightfully ludicrous -- with 24 options. "Wait until Kobe is totally comfortable in the healing process befo...

    Blog | February 10, 2010
  8. Rose leading charge for Bulls

    Henry Abbott

    By John Hollinger Derrick Rose may not make the All-Star team, especially since the votes were all in before the Bulls' win Wednesday night in Oklahoma City, but he's finally emerging as a star. His impressive performance on the road against the T...

    Blog | January 28, 2010
  9. Grant Hill Gives the Suns a Vote of Confidence

    Henry Abbott

    Grant Hill is a pretty darned good basketball player. But on Friday, he exercised his role as tastemaker, and declared the Phoenix Suns to be a team that matters. It feels weighty, beyond just the basketball implications. His offers were good ones. A...

    Blog | July 10, 2009
  10. The Shootaround

    Henry Abbott

    Who's Better, Who's Best? Vladimir Radmanovic v. Adam Morrison? Carmelo Anthony v. Kevin Durant? Ray Allen v. Mo Williams? Vote early, vote often at the TrueHoop Network: Matt Moore of Hardwood Paroxysm: "First, ...

    Blog | February 08, 2009
  11. General Managers Vote

    Henry Abbott has surveyed GMs to find out who they think is the best shooter, the best finisher, the best passer, and many other things. New Orleans was, not surprisingly, called the most fun team to watch. Steve Nash was called the best passer (which was...

    Blog | October 22, 2008
  12. Keeping Score of Your Predictions

    Henry Abbott

    A blogger theorizes that NBA fans, as a group, can correctly predict 14 of the 16 teams that will make the playoffs next spring -- before the season even starts. They're taking your votes now. In a little under a year, we should know how we did....

    Blog | July 21, 2008
  13. TrueHoop Won Some Awards!

    Henry Abbott

    Hardwood Paroxysm had blog readers, and bloggers, vote on the best basketball blogs. Both groups, I'm very proud to say, voted TrueHoop the best offensive blog (which is different, I swear, from "most offensive" blog; the award is for: "breaking news...

    Blog | April 24, 2008
  14. Owners Vote to Approve Sonics' Move

    Henry Abbott

    From the Associated Press: NBA owners have approved the Seattle SuperSonics' move to Oklahoma City for the 2008-09 season, pending the resolution of litigation between the team and the city of Seattle. The Sonics could begin playing in owner Clay Be...

    Blog | April 18, 2008
  15. Seattle Update

    Henry Abbott

    A treasure trove of private emails exposed! More lawsuits! Nationwide blog campaigns! The key NBA vote tomorrow! A lot of moving pieces to what could prove to be one of the biggest stories of this NBA season. And Seattle fans are fired up. For instan...

    Blog | April 17, 2008
  16. Don't Cast that MVP Vote

    Henry Abbott

    Without reading this defense of Chris Paul's defense from Ryan Schwan of Hornets247. First he takes on some stats showing that Paul's steals make up for slight increase in scoring efficiency by opposing point guards when they play the Hornets. You'll...

    Blog | April 15, 2008