Friday 25th May 2018,
The Hoop Doctors

Ryan Bawek

Karl Malone Does Not Approve of Resting Players

Karl Malone Does Not Approve of Resting Players

Karl Malone is one of the most accomplished players in NBA history as the second leading scorer in league history and his durability over his 19 seasons was the stuff of legend. He played at least 80 games in 17 of his 19 seasons, and throughout his career he played in 95 percent of his [...]

March 20, 2017 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Chandler Parsons Officially Out For Season With Meniscus Tear

Chandler Parsons Officially Out For Season With Meniscus Tear

If you want to know what was potentially the worst free agent signing this past summer with all of the funny money that was thrown around, you have to look no further than the Memphis Grizzlies and Chandler Parsons. The Grizzlies gave Parsons a massive four-year, $94 million contract this summer despite all of his [...]

March 20, 2017 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Could Carlos Boozer Return To The NBA?

Could Carlos Boozer Return To The NBA?

Not that long ago Carlos Boozer was one of the most coveted free agents on the market and a guy worthy of a $100 million NBA contract in 2010. Times have changed and the former two-time NBA All-Star has been out of the NBA since a forgettable stint with the Los Angeles Lakers ended in [...]

March 20, 2017 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Steve Kerr About Lavar Ball “I Don’t Think He’s Helping His Kids”

Steve Kerr About Lavar Ball “I Don’t Think He’s Helping His Kids”

LaVar Ball has made himself far and away more famous and in the news than his top NBA draft prospect son Lonzo Ball and his other two talented sons in high school LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball, with his controversial comments and let’s be honest, disassociation with reality. He has said that Lonzo is better than [...]

March 20, 2017 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Hometown Kid Making Name For Himself In Phoenix

Hometown Kid Making Name For Himself In Phoenix

Growing up in Phoenix as a Phoenix Suns fan there has always been one oddity that never really made sense…being a fan of a team located in one of the seven largest metropolitan areas in the United States, why was there such a the lack of hometown players to play for the team? In my [...]

March 17, 2017 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Year of the Triple-Double

Year of the Triple-Double

The triple-double, once a mystique filled achievement that wasn’t seen on a nightly basis has almost become routine business these days as a number of players are messing around and getting a triple-double even more than Ice Cube. As of March 14, there have been an incredible 86 triple-doubles and counting during the 2016-17 season [...]

March 16, 2017 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Alvin Gentry To Be Fired If Pelicans Don’t Finish Strong

Alvin Gentry To Be Fired If Pelicans Don’t Finish Strong

The experiment in the Big Easy hasn’t been an easy transition for Anthony Davis and Demarcus Cousins thus far. The Pelicans, who were 2.5 games out of the No. 8 seed at the All-Star break when they made the blockbuster deal, are now 5.5 games out and basically eliminated from postseason contention. That does not [...]

March 16, 2017 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Bledsoe May Be Shut Down For Season

Bledsoe May Be Shut Down For Season

Gentlemen start your engines, the race to the bottom of the NBA standings is in full gear. Reports coming out of Phoenix Wednesday night indicate that Eric Bledsoe could be shut down for the remainder of the season. It wasn’t announced until five minutes before game time Wednesday night that Bledsoe would not be starting [...]

March 16, 2017 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Aldridge Cleared to Return Wednesday Night

Aldridge Cleared to Return Wednesday Night

What originally was thought to potentially be a huge blow to the San Antonio Spurs title aspirations and shot at a No. 1 seed in the western conference, thankfully has only proven to be a brief concern. Spurs forward LaMarcus Aldridge has been cleared by team doctors for his heart arrhythmia, which caused the star [...]

March 15, 2017 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Vince Carter Coming Back For Year 20?

Vince Carter Coming Back For Year 20?

Vince Carter, at the age of 40, has experienced another late-career revival in Memphis. He is now a valuable contributor for the No. 6 seed in the western conference. Most would think making it to 40 and 19 seasons in the NBA that have included a hall of fame resume as one of the most [...]

March 15, 2017 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0