Tuesday 25th September 2018,
The Hoop Doctors

Ryan Bawek

Luol Deng Reaches One-Year Deal With T’Wolves

Luol Deng Reaches One-Year Deal With T’Wolves

Tom Thibodeau is basically Uncle Rico from Napoleon Dynamite at this point. Trying to rekindle the golden days he had as the coach of the Chicago Bulls by signing and giving a role to any one of the major pieces of that era of Bulls basketball that he can get his hands on. Much like [...]

September 11, 2018 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Suns Targeting Dinwiddie, Beverley, Joseph for Trade

Suns Targeting Dinwiddie, Beverley, Joseph for Trade

The Phoenix Suns added a lot of talent this off-season and a solid veteran wing player in Trevor Ariza in free agency, but they still have one massive need though, a point guard. The current list of point guards on the Suns roster is Elie Okobo, Shaq Harrison, Isaiah Canaan and DeAnthony Melton…yikes. The Suns [...]

September 10, 2018 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Cavaliers Sign Rodney Hood to $3.4 Million Qualifying Offer

Cavaliers Sign Rodney Hood to $3.4 Million Qualifying Offer

Restricted free agency has not been quite to many young players in recent years. After entering this past season as a guy who many thought could garner $10 million or more per year from the Jazz or elsewhere and then struggling with the Jazz before being traded to the Cavaliers and struggling to find a [...]

September 10, 2018 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Kevin Garnett Sues Accountant Over $75 Million Lost to Wealth Manager

Kevin Garnett Sues Accountant Over $75 Million Lost to Wealth Manager

Kevin Garnett has made a good living from the game of basketball, according to Business Insider. At the moment Garnett has more career earnings at $326 million than any other player in NBA history. Unfortunately, that doesn’t mean that he has seen all $326 million of those earnings, as $77 million was allegedly stolen from [...]

September 10, 2018 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

The Clippers Will Be Active in the Trade Market

The Clippers Will Be Active in the Trade Market

In a somewhat surprising move, the Clippers decided to match the Pelicans offer sheet for free agent forward Tyrone Wallace. The reason this is of interest is because that now gives the Clippers 17 guaranteed contracts for the 2018-19 NBA season which screams two words: trade coming. Here is their roster at the moment: When [...]

September 7, 2018 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Heat to Sign Udonis Haslem to One Year Deal

Heat to Sign Udonis Haslem to One Year Deal

Udonis Haslem has been a member of the Miami Heat since LeBron James rookie year in the NBA, before social media was a thing and when the concept of TiVo was relatively new. He has agreed to a one-year, $2.4 million deal to play his 16th season as a member of the Heat. Haslem has [...]

September 7, 2018 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Lakers Stretch Luol Deng

Lakers Stretch Luol Deng

It is pretty amazing how quickly the Lakers have turned their roster and roster flexibility around considering they handed out two of the worst contracts in NBA history in the summer of 2016, paying Timofey Mozgov $64 million over four years and Luol Deng $72 million over four years. They were able to get off [...]

September 4, 2018 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

T’Wolves Bringing Back KG-Era Jerseys

T’Wolves Bringing Back KG-Era Jerseys

The Timberwolves seem to be in the midst of their best era of basketball in a while as they made their first postseason appearance in 15 seasons in 2018 and have a chance to climb the western conference hierarchy in 2018-19. This era still has a long way to go to live up to the [...]

September 4, 2018 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

76ers Want GM Who Will Collaborate With Minority Owners

76ers Want GM Who Will Collaborate With Minority Owners

After all of the drama and fake Twitter pages that led to former 76ers General Manager Bryan Colangelo stepping down from his position a few months back, the team is still searching for their new GM. According to a report from Keith Pompey of The Inquirer, they are looking for a candidate who will collaborate [...]

August 28, 2018 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Reddick: Trump Level Pettiness Derailed Clippers

Reddick: Trump Level Pettiness Derailed Clippers

The Lob City Era of the Clippers brought with it a lot of talent, a lot of wins, a lot of playoff shortcomings and a lot of drama. That era officially ended last summer when the Clippers traded Chris Paul to the Rockets and became even more over when they traded Blake Griffin to the [...]

August 27, 2018 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0