Friday 25th May 2018,
The Hoop Doctors

Dan Favale

CJ McCollum Sounds Like He Expects Paul George to Sign with Lakers in Free Agency

CJ McCollum Sounds Like He Expects Paul George to Sign with Lakers in Free Agency

For any Los Angeles Lakers fans who believe CJ McCollum is sitting on a crystal ball, I have some good news: Paul George is about to join your favorite team. During a recent appearance on The Woj Pod, the Portland Trail Blazers guard was asked whether he would try recruiting George on behalf of his own [...]

May 24, 2018 dfavale Dan Favale 0

LiAngelo Ball Has Workouts Scheduled with Lakers, Clippers and Warriors Ahead of NBA Draft

LiAngelo Ball Has Workouts Scheduled with Lakers, Clippers and Warriors Ahead of NBA Draft

LaVar Ball’s will be done? LiAngelo Ball, the brother of Los Angeles Lakers point guard Lonzo Ball, has declared himself eligible for the 2018 NBA draft. Though many haven’t expected him to even be selected, that has yet to stop him from making a round of interviews. Next up, though? Private workouts with the Lakers, [...]

May 24, 2018 dfavale Dan Favale 0

San Antonio Spurs Plan to Offer Kawhi Leonard Super-Max Extension Over Offseason

San Antonio Spurs Plan to Offer Kawhi Leonard Super-Max Extension Over Offseason

How serious are the San Antonio Spurs about reconciling with Kawhi Leonard? It turns out very. Despite speculation that the team would entertain trading him after he appeared in just nine games and wasn’t around during the postseason, it seems the Spurs are more concerned with keeping him around long term. According to the San [...]

May 22, 2018 dfavale Dan Favale 0

DeMarcus Cousins Likes Instagram Comment Saying Pelicans ‘Need’ to Offer Him Max Money

DeMarcus Cousins Likes Instagram Comment Saying Pelicans ‘Need’ to Offer Him Max Money

This just in: DeMarcus Cousins is all for the New Orleans Pelicans paying DeMarcus Cousins max money in free agency this summer. Go figure, right? Just a few short days after unfollowing the Pelicans on Instagram because he’s “grown,” the big man liked a comment from a fan suggesting New Orleans must offer him a [...]

May 22, 2018 dfavale Dan Favale 0

Anonymous Cavaliers Player Called Danny Ainge a ‘F*****G Thief’ After Kyrie Irving Trade

Anonymous Cavaliers Player Called Danny Ainge a ‘F*****G Thief’ After Kyrie Irving Trade

If you didn’t like the Cleveland Cavaliers’ return in the Kyrie Irving trade last summer, you’re bound to hate it now that they trail the Boston Celtics 2-0 in the Eastern Conference Finals. No, Irving isn’t playing. He’s out for the year recovering from a knee injury. But the Cavaliers’ performance against an ostensibly shorthanded [...]

May 17, 2018 dfavale Dan Favale 0

After Game 2 Loss to Rockets, Kevin Durant Reiterates Warriors Are Not Invincible

After Game 2 Loss to Rockets, Kevin Durant Reiterates Warriors Are Not Invincible

Yes, the Golden State Warriors employ four All-Stars. Yes, their bench, while shallower than in years past, remains one of the deepest in the NBA. Yes, they waltzed their way to a title last year. And yes, they remain heavy favorites to do so again this season. But that doesn’t matter. At their core, they’re [...]

May 17, 2018 dfavale Dan Favale 0

Brad Stevens ‘Uncomfortable’ with All the Praise He’s Receiving for Boston Celtics’ Success

Brad Stevens ‘Uncomfortable’ with All the Praise He’s Receiving for Boston Celtics’ Success

Brad Stevens does not want to be held responsible for the Boston Celtics’ postseason success. He’d much rather you focus on the players rather than his work on the sidelines. This is not speculation of character. This is a summation of his own words. As he told reporters the day after jumping out to a [...]

May 15, 2018 dfavale Dan Favale 0

Dennis Schroder Could See Himself Playing for Pacers or Bucks If Hawks Trade Him This Summer

Dennis Schroder Could See Himself Playing for Pacers or Bucks If Hawks Trade Him This Summer

Dennis Schroder is expected to meet with the Atlanta Hawks’ front office in the coming days to discuss his future with the team—because, well, apparently his future with the team is up in the air. With the Hawks gearing up for a extensive rebuild, Schroder isn’t quite sure where he stands. Speaking with reporters at [...]

May 15, 2018 dfavale Dan Favale 0

Mike Budenholzer Emerging as ‘The Focus’ of Bucks and Raptors Coaching Searches

Mike Budenholzer Emerging as ‘The Focus’ of Bucks and Raptors Coaching Searches

The competition for Mike Budenhozler’s services appear to be heating up. According to ESPN.com’s Adrian Wojnarowski, the former Atlanta Hawks head honcho has emerged as the primary focus for both the Milwaukee Bucks and Toronto Raptors: Mike Budenholzer has emerged as the focus of the Milwaukee and Toronto coaching searches, league sources tell ESPN. Raptors [...]

May 14, 2018 dfavale Dan Favale 0

LeBron James Has ‘Zero Level of Concern’ After Cavaliers Drop Game 1 to Celtics

LeBron James Has ‘Zero Level of Concern’ After Cavaliers Drop Game 1 to Celtics

LeBron James isn’t fazed the Cleveland Cavaliers’ less-than-ideal start to the Eastern Conference Finals. But should he be? The Boston Celtics whacked the Cavaliers in Game 1 on Sunday afternoon, scoring 36 points in the first quarter and never really letting the reigning conference champs back into things. They exited TD Garden with a 108-83 [...]

May 14, 2018 dfavale Dan Favale 0