Thursday 19th October 2017,
The Hoop Doctors

Dan Favale

Iman Shumpert Denies He is Unhappy With Knicks’ Offseason Moves

Iman Shumpert Denies He is Unhappy With Knicks’ Offseason Moves

Iman Shumpert doesn’t like losing, but that doesn’t mean he also abhors playing for the New York Knicks. According to Frank Isola of the New York Daily News (h/t ProBasketballTalk), Shumpert isn’t thrilled with the way the offseason has gone down in New York, after the Knicks were ousted in the second round of the [...]

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Rick Barry Says LeBron and Dwight Need Help With Free Throws

Rick Barry Says LeBron and Dwight Need Help With Free Throws

Rick Barry can help LeBron James and Dwight Howard. Speaking with Chris Tomasson of Fox Sports Florida, Barry recommended that LeBron get someone to help him work on his free-throw shooting technique if he wished to improve. Don’t worry, though, he doesn’t think LeBron should start tossing them granny style. That method is reserved for [...]

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Kyrie Irving Denies Rumor He Wants to Leave Cavaliers

Kyrie Irving Denies Rumor He Wants to Leave Cavaliers

LeBron James would be proud. After just two years in the NBA, Kyrie Irving is already a superstar, the one who has given the Cleveland Cavaliers hope after LeBron’s departure. But according Brandon Tierney of TBD in the AM on CBS Sports Radio, he may be more like LeBron than most people think. [email protected] "I've [...]

July 21, 2013 dfavale Dan Favale 0

Jim Buss Expects Kobe Bryant Back in Time for Preseason

Jim Buss Expects Kobe Bryant Back in Time for Preseason

At some point, you just need to call an alien an alien. And Kobe Bryant, you’re an alien. Not in like a creepy, green, narrow-headed sort of way. But in a you-can’t-possibly-be-human type of admiration. Kobe tore his achilles on April 12 against the Golden State Warriors. April 12. That wasn’t even four months ago. [...]

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Paul George Says It Would Be ‘Tough’ To Turn Down Kobe Bryant

Paul George Says It Would Be ‘Tough’ To Turn Down Kobe Bryant

Paul George. Kobe Bryant. Future teammates? Don’t hold your breath. The Indiana Pacers superstar is slated to become a restricted free agent next summer, when the Los Angeles Lakers will have a ton of cap space. See where I’m going with this? Not very far actually. Players like George don’t often make it to restricted [...]

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Pistons Deny Interest in Rajon Rondo and Brandon Jennings

Pistons Deny Interest in Rajon Rondo and Brandon Jennings

Brandon Jennings and Rajon Rondo will not be joining the Detroit Pistons. Apparently. Team president Joe Dumars denied that the Pistons were engaged in trade talks with the Milwaukee Bucks for Jennings, a restricted free agent, and the Boston Celtics for Rondo, who is still recovering from an ACL injury. “Bogus, bogus. No conversations.” Dumars [...]

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Mike Miller Wants to Play for a Contender

Mike Miller Wants to Play for a Contender

Mike Miller had one thing on his mind after being amnestied by the Miami Heat: Pringles. I’m most definitely not kidding, though that does need some clarifying. The Heat announced on Tuesday that they would be waiving Miller via the amnesty clause after the forward spent three years with the team. Miller was informed on [...]

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Metta World Peace on Joining Knicks: ‘I Want to Win’

Metta World Peace on Joining Knicks: ‘I Want to Win’

Like Carmelo Anthony before him, Metta World Peace has finally come home. After spending nearly a decade and a half elsewhere, World Peace has joined the New York Knicks, the team that passed over him in the 1999 NBA draft in favor of Frederic Weis. Long past his prime, World Peace is also far removed [...]

July 16, 2013 dfavale Dan Favale 0

Dwight Howard Says It Was ‘Very Tough’ Playing with Kobe Bryant

Dwight Howard Says It Was ‘Very Tough’ Playing with Kobe Bryant

There’s still no escaping the Dwightmare. Dwight Howard has already chosen to play for the Houston Rockets, and Kobe Bryant continues to bleed Los Angeles Lakers purple and gold, but the two continue to dance around and toward each other. Speaking with ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith about his decision to spurn Los Angeles in favor [...]

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Derrick Rose Says He Is Healthy, Will Be Ready to Start Season

Derrick Rose Says He Is Healthy, Will Be Ready to Start Season

Derrick Rose has good news. Though “good news” and “Derrick Rose” are no longer synonymous with each other, the Chicago Bulls finally have something to look forward to next season—Rose’s actual return. Rose was in Real Madrid, and when asked about his return, he responded by saying he is 100 percent and will play in [...]

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