Wednesday 28th June 2017,
The Hoop Doctors

Ryan Bawek

LeBron Becomes First Player in NBA Finals History to Average a Triple-Double

LeBron Becomes First Player in NBA Finals History to Average a Triple-Double

While LeBron James and the Cavaliers were unable to successfully defend their NBA title against the never-before-seen caliber of juggernaut that is the Golden State Warriors with Kevin Durant, he still managed to make history as usual and in numerous ways. LeBron not only set a new record for triple-doubles in a career in the [...]

June 13, 2017 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Warriors Unanimously Voting Not to Visit White House

Warriors Unanimously Voting Not to Visit White House

This may come as no surprise considering the comments many within the Golden State Warriors have made in recent months about current U.S. President Donald Trump, but the Warriors have apparently unanimously decided not to visit the White House to celebrate their 2016-17 NBA championship. Here is a tweet from CNBC Reporter Josh Brown: One [...]

June 13, 2017 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Rudy Gay to Opt Out of Contract

Rudy Gay to Opt Out of Contract

Free agency is about 3 weeks away (seriously) and the deadline is rapidly approaching for NBA players with player options to decide to opt in or opt out of the final year of their current contracts. One player who has been rumored to opt out of his contract and become a free agent for some [...]

June 13, 2017 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Former NBA Player Sebastian Telfair Arrested on Gun Charges

Former NBA Player Sebastian Telfair Arrested on Gun Charges

Former NBA player who was drafted out of high school in the 1st round of the 2004 NBA Draft, Sebastian Telfair, was arrested early Sunday in Brooklyn on gun possession-related charges, according to NBC 4 New York News. Here is an excerpt from the NBC News report on the incident: Telfair, 32, and his nephew, [...]

June 12, 2017 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

3-on-3 Basketball to be a Part of 2020 Olympics

3-on-3 Basketball to be a Part of 2020 Olympics

The International Olympic Committee announced on Friday that men’s and women’s 3-on-3 basketball has been added to the list of sports that will be a pert of the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. The 3-on-3 game has long been a sacred part of street ball and pick up games across the country and there have [...]

June 12, 2017 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Markelle Fultz to Work Out for Kings

Markelle Fultz to Work Out for Kings

Contrary to all recent reports on the matter, projected No. 1 pick Markelle Fultz has agreed to a workout with the Sacramento Kings on Sunday. This could just be a courtesy for Fultz for whatever reason, or maybe he lost a bet with Vlade Divac who knows, but it is hard not to look into [...]

June 9, 2017 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Tonight the 2016-17 Warriors Can Establish Themselves as Greatest Team of All-Time

Tonight the 2016-17 Warriors Can Establish Themselves as Greatest Team of All-Time

While they may not have won 73 regular season games like last year and they don’t have Michael Jordan, Magic Johnson or Larry Bird on their team, the 2016-17 Golden State Warriors have been the most dominant team in NBA history and tonight they can complete the first perfect postseason in NBA history by sweeping [...]

June 9, 2017 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Dwight Howard to Shoot 3 Pointers Next Season?

Dwight Howard to Shoot 3 Pointers Next Season?

No this is not a joke. Howard was on “The Jump” and was discussing how he has been working on his three-point shot this summer to add another layer to his game and extend his career. Howard has always been known for his impressive physique, elite strength and rebounding ability, but not for his ability [...]

June 8, 2017 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Robert Horry Says Hakeem 20 Times Better Than Duncan

Robert Horry Says Hakeem 20 Times Better Than Duncan

Robert Horry has had the opportunity to play with many all time great teams and players in his career, serving as a valuable and clutch role player for seven NBA championship teams. He has had his high moments, the game winning shot in Game 4 of the 2001 western conference finals, his big shot in [...]

June 7, 2017 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Simmons & Embiid Officially Out for Summer League

Simmons & Embiid Officially Out for Summer League

For those of you who were dreaming of getting a sneak peek (finally) of the 76ers brittle but potentially elite duo of Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid on the hardwood in the 2017 NBA Summer League in Las Vegas, like many things when it comes to the 76ers, you’ll have to wait and trust the [...]

June 7, 2017 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0