Sunday 27th May 2018,
The Hoop Doctors

Ryan Bawek

LeBron Says We Don’t Know His Full Story, He Will Reveal It After His Playing Days

LeBron Says We Don’t Know His Full Story, He Will Reveal It After His Playing Days

LeBron James has been in the public eye and under the intense glare of the societal microscope ever since he graced the cover of Sports Illustrated as a junior in high school. We have heard about his growing up in a single-parent home with his mother and them struggling to put a roof over their [...]

May 25, 2018 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Trouble in Minnesota? Towns May Be Unhappy With Wolves

Trouble in Minnesota? Towns May Be Unhappy With Wolves

The rumor is starting to get mighty juicy as we head closer toward the 2018 NBA Draft and free agency. The most interesting report that came out over the weekend was that there could be a rift between Karl Anthony-Towns and the T’Wolves. Here is what was said on the Lowe Post podcast on Friday: [...]

May 22, 2018 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

NBA Announces Award Finalists

NBA Announces Award Finalists

As you probably know or may have guessed by now, the NBA waits to reveal their regular season award winners after the NBA Playoffs and NBA Draft with an award show after the season. While in theory this is a good idea and provides some fun drama around the awards, waiting around for over two [...]

May 17, 2018 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Ben Simmons Not Taking Kobe’s Advice on Jump Shot

Ben Simmons Not Taking Kobe’s Advice on Jump Shot

Ben Simmons has already flashed the ability and potential to be a generational player in the NBA, maybe the next decade’s closest thing to Magic Johnson with the rare vision, ball handling, quickness and passing ability for a player of his size. There is one major knock on his game at this point though after [...]

May 11, 2018 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Report: Suns to Pursue Capela This Summer

Report: Suns to Pursue Capela This Summer

Clint Capela has worked himself from being a very raw player and he is set to hit free agency this summer and cash in on his level of production. He should have plenty of suitors should the Rockets be unable to afford him. One of which will apparently be the Phoenix Suns. Here is an [...]

May 11, 2018 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Shaq and Barkley go at it on Inside the NBA

Shaq and Barkley go at it on Inside the NBA

Charles Barkley and Shaquille O’Neal have always had a contentiously friendly relationship as NBA players and now as co-analysts on Inside the NBA on TNT. They have had numerous battles on the court and in the studio and haven’t shied away from getting physical or personal at times. Here is the infamous clip of Chuck [...]

May 9, 2018 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Chris Paul Makes History While Reaching 1st Conference Finals

Chris Paul Makes History While Reaching 1st Conference Finals

In his 13 NBA seasons Chris Paul has amassed a hall of fame resume, essentially averaging 19 and 10 while making eight All-NBA appearances. He has been the best pure point guard of the 2000s and haS had a level of consistency rarely seen in the NBA. One thing he could never say he had [...]

May 9, 2018 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Draymond Green: “We Want Another Championship, it Doesn’t Matter to us Who we Play”

Draymond Green: “We Want Another Championship, it Doesn’t Matter to us Who we Play”

The western conference showdown that has felt destined for much of the NBA season has finally arrived, the Warriors vs the Rockets for the chance to go to the NBA Finals. Both juggernauts punched their tickets to the western conference finals on Tuesday night closing out the Jazz and Pelicans in five games respectively. The [...]

May 9, 2018 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Hornets Hire Spurs Assistant James Borrego as New Head Coach

Hornets Hire Spurs Assistant James Borrego as New Head Coach

There is one less coaching vacancy in the NBA as of Tuesday afternoon. The Charlotte Hornets have decided to hire former Spurs assistant coach James Borrego as their new head coach. Borrego has been an assistant under Popovich since 2015 after serving as the Magic’s interim head coach for part of the 2014-15 season. He [...]

May 8, 2018 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Clippers in Contract Extension Talks With Doc Rivers

Clippers in Contract Extension Talks With Doc Rivers

Doc Rivers has been coaching the Los Angeles Clippers since 2013 after a rare coach trade with the Boston Celtics for a 1st round pick, and was promoted to president of basketball operations in 2014. The Clippers have had a good amount of success under Rivers but are clearly in a transitional phase after trading [...]

May 7, 2018 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0