Tuesday 17th July 2018,
The Hoop Doctors

Ryan Bawek

JJ Barea Wins Citizen Award for Response in Puerto Rico

JJ Barea Wins Citizen Award for Response in Puerto Rico

Hurricane Maria caused mass destruction and damage and was catastrophic for Puerto Rico when it made landfall on September 20. The island is still recovering in the aftermath of the storm and one NBA player and native Puerto Rican has done whatever he can to help his people recover from the catastrophe: J.J Barea. Barea [...]

June 14, 2018 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Iguodala Pranked Kerr About Leaving for Kings

Iguodala Pranked Kerr About Leaving for Kings

The Golden State Warriors remain on top of the basketball world after another championship triumph in 2017-18. As is customary at this time of year, stories about the champs over the past year are leaking out. One humorous one is Andre Iguodala apparently pranked Steve Kerr by telling him that he was signing with the [...]

June 14, 2018 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Magic, Bulls to Match Offer Sheets for Gordon, LaVine

Magic, Bulls to Match Offer Sheets for Gordon, LaVine

NBA free agency is a mere three weeks away and while the sports world focuses on where LeBron James will be suiting up next season, there are a number of talented young restricted free agents that are set to hit the market. Two of those players are Aaron Gordon of the Orlando Magic and Zach [...]

June 13, 2018 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Raptors Promoting Nick Nurse to Be Head Coach

Raptors Promoting Nick Nurse to Be Head Coach

The Raptors decided not to leave their own building to name the new head coach of the franchise. Assistant Coach Nick Nurse was promoted to be the new head coach on Tuesday. Adrian Wojnarowski: It is not often you get to take over the reins for a 59 win team, especially for your first head [...]

June 12, 2018 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Celtics Should Trade Irving or Hayward This Summer

Celtics Should Trade Irving or Hayward This Summer

Despite a rash of injuries and not having their two best offensive players for the postseason, the Boston Celtics persevered and were one game away from making the NBA Finals and being the first team to dethrone LeBron James in the eastern conference since Twitter’s infancy. We saw young studs like Jayson Tatum and Jaylen [...]

June 8, 2018 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Bryan Colangelo Resigns as 76ers GM

Bryan Colangelo Resigns as 76ers GM

The juicy drama that has been Bryan Colangelo and the burner Twitter accounts over the past week has led to Colangelo tendering his resignation as general manager of the 76ers. For a quick background, The Ringer published a report last week on the suspicious connection between Colangelo and five burner Twitter accounts that criticized other [...]

June 8, 2018 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 1

Nuggets Unveil New Logo, Uniforms

Nuggets Unveil New Logo, Uniforms

The Nuggets have undergone another re-branding and unveiled a new logo and uniforms on Wednesday night. They are reincorporating the old school red tones back into their look. Without further ado, the new Nuggets… Here are the new uniforms… While I kind of like the new logos, there is nothing particularly special or noteworthy about [...]

June 8, 2018 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Don’t Count Out LeBron, Cavaliers Just Yet…

Don’t Count Out LeBron, Cavaliers Just Yet…

LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers find themselves back in the position they have been the last 3 years in the NBA Finals against the Golden State Warriors: down 0-2 after two losses in Oakland. In 2017 they ended up losing the series in 5, while in 2016, they miraculously came back from a 2-0 [...]

June 5, 2018 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

LeBron Passed Kareem on NBA Finals Scoring List

LeBron Passed Kareem on NBA Finals Scoring List

LeBron James continues to elevate his legacy at the pinnacle of his sport, even though it is looking more likely than not that he may fall to the juggernaut Warriors once again in the 2018 NBA Finals. After one of the greatest NBA Finals and NBA Playoffs performances in league history in Game 1 as [...]

June 4, 2018 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

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 1