Saturday 24th June 2017,
The Hoop Doctors

Ryan Bawek

Cheers Mate! The Raptors and Magic to Play in London Thursday

Cheers Mate! The Raptors and Magic to Play in London Thursday

The NBA is going across the pond this afternoon as the 24-15 Toronto Raptors will take on the 20-18 Orlando Magic in London today at 3 p.m. Eastern time. This will be the sixth NBA regular season to be played in London. The Raptors were involved in the first two back in 2011 when they [...]

January 14, 2016 Ryan Bawek Blogs, News, Ryan Bawek 0

Nuggets Hand Warriors 3rd Loss of Season Wednesday Night

Nuggets Hand Warriors 3rd Loss of Season Wednesday Night

The Golden State Warriors experienced an unfamiliar feeling Wednesday night in Denver: losing. The Dubs suffered only their 3rd loss in the 2015-16 season with a 112-110 loss to the Nuggets in Denver. Now the Warriors are a measly 36-3 on the season, what a joke (sarcasm). It is clear the Warriors aren’t quite the [...]

January 14, 2016 Ryan Bawek Blogs, News, Ryan Bawek 0

This Day in NBA History: MJ Calls it Quits a Second Time

This Day in NBA History: MJ Calls it Quits a Second Time

January 13, 1999 is a day that will live in infamy for Bulls fans, NBA fans and sports fan alike as Michael Jordan retired from the Chicago Bulls after 13 seasons for the second and what we thought would be the last time. This was during the NBA lockout of 1999 in which the season [...]

January 14, 2016 Ryan Bawek Blogs, Offbeat, Ryan Bawek 0

Good Luck Becoming A Season Ticket Holder For The Warriors

Good Luck Becoming A Season Ticket Holder For The Warriors

According to a recent tweet from Yahoo Sports NBA writer Marc J. Spears, there is a waiting list of more than 20,000 for the opportunity to purchase season tickets for the Warriors: which is more than the 19,596 seating capacity of Oracle Arena. Warriors' season ticket priority wait list, which costs $100 non-refund to join, [...]

January 13, 2016 Ryan Bawek Blogs, Offbeat, Ryan Bawek 0

Kobe Becomes Third Player To Score 33k Points Thursday Night

Kobe Becomes Third Player To Score 33k Points Thursday Night

Kobe Bryant has been embarking on his farewell tour for some time now and the first ballot hall of famer’s incredible career is winding down but the Mamba still has a little juice left on certain nights and is still reaching lofty milestones. Kobe played well in a 118-115 loss to the Kings in Sacramento [...]

January 8, 2016 Ryan Bawek Blogs, News, Ryan Bawek 0

Time For The Suns To Hit The Reset Button

Time For The Suns To Hit The Reset Button

The Suns have become the laughingstock of the NBA the past few weeks (yes even more so than the 76ers) and are garnering plenty of negative attention league wide. Whether it’s their owner calling out Markieff Morris and the millennial generation’s inability in general to recover from setbacks, Markieff Morris throwing a towel at Jeff [...]

January 7, 2016 Ryan Bawek Blogs, Ryan Bawek 0

Watch: D-Will Turns Back The Clock With Game Winner vs. Kings

Watch: D-Will Turns Back The Clock With Game Winner vs. Kings

Deron Williams had 25 points, four assists and two rebounds in the Mavericks thrilling 117-116 win over the Kings in Dallas Tuesday night. His last three points were special though as D-Will looked like the Deron Williams of old by knocking down a smooth three pointer on the move at the buzzer to pull out [...]

January 6, 2016 Ryan Bawek Blogs, News, Ryan Bawek 0

George Karl Moves To 5th On All-Time Coaching List

George Karl Moves To 5th On All-Time Coaching List

With the Sacramento Kings 116-114 win over the Thunder in Oklahoma City Monday night, George Karl acquired his 1,156th career coaching victory. This put him ahead of the Zen Master himself, Phil Jackson, for 5th on the all-time list. Here is the updated list of the ten coaches with the most regular season victories in [...]

January 6, 2016 Ryan Bawek Blogs, News, Ryan Bawek 0

Longest Scoring Streak in NBA History Ended Saturday

Longest Scoring Streak in NBA History Ended Saturday

Tim Duncan was held scoreless in 13 minutes in the San Antonio Spurs 121-103 victory over the Houston Rockets in San Antonio Saturday night. This was the first time in Tim Duncan’s 19-year career that he was held scoreless in a game and broke his NBA record streak of 1,360 straight games without being held [...]

January 4, 2016 Ryan Bawek Blogs, News, Ryan Bawek 0

Jimmy Butler Tops MJ With 42 Points In One Half

Jimmy Butler Tops MJ With 42 Points In One Half

Jimmy Butler continues to mold himself into a top tier player in the NBA and establish himself as the Bulls go to player. Butler scored an incredible 42 points in the second half of the Bulls 115-113 win over the Raptors on Sunday, breaking Michael Jordan’s franchise record for points in a half which was [...]

January 4, 2016 Ryan Bawek Blogs, News, Ryan Bawek 0