Sunday 23rd September 2018,
The Hoop Doctors

Ryan Bawek

Celtics Agree to Deal with GE to Sponsor Jerseys in 2017-18

Celtics Agree to Deal with GE to Sponsor Jerseys in 2017-18

As was first reported at the end of the 2015-16 NBA season, starting in the 2017-18 season the NBA will allow corporate sponsorships to be included on game uniforms for different NBA franchises. The sponsor logo will be 2.5 inches by 2.5 inches in size and appear on the top left front of the new [...]

January 26, 2017 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Wade Could Opt Out This Summer

Wade Could Opt Out This Summer

When Dwyane Wade made the somewhat shocking move to leave Miami (it was more Pat Riley’s decision) this off-season and experienced a homecoming by joining the Chicago Bulls, even though it was a two-year deal with a player option, it felt like Wade was going to retire a Bull. With a 22-23 start this season [...]

January 25, 2017 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

LeBron Lets Out Frustration After Loss to Davis-Less Pelicans

LeBron Lets Out Frustration After Loss to Davis-Less Pelicans

The Cleveland Cavaliers are in the midst of their worst stretch of basketball since the first half of LeBron’s first season back in Cleveland in 2014. They have lost six of their last 10 games and hit a new rock bottom for them after losing 124-122 to an 18-27 Pelicans team that was without their [...]

January 24, 2017 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Jusuf Nurkic is on the Trading Block

Jusuf Nurkic is on the Trading Block

ESPN’s Marc Stein reported Monday afternoon that the Nuggets are actively trying to move 22-year-old bruising center Jusuf Nurkic. Nurkic has flashed some real potential as a big man who can patrol the paint and bang down low with his energy and his ability to score with an old-school back down post-up game around the [...]

January 24, 2017 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Carmelo Belongs in Boston

Carmelo Belongs in Boston

The drama has been at a feverish peak the past few weeks as the Knicks annual implosion (losers of 15 of their last 20 games) has led to almost daily articles debating whether the Knicks are trying or should try to trade Carmelo Anthony and whether Anthony would waive his no-trade clause in order for [...]

January 23, 2017 Ryan Bawek Blogs, Ryan Bawek 1

Jeremy Lin to Miss 3-5 More Weeks with Hamstring Injury

Jeremy Lin to Miss 3-5 More Weeks with Hamstring Injury

It has been a rough season for Jeremy Lin. For those who were hoping to see the return of Lin-sanity this season, just in a different borough in Brooklyn, after he signed to be the starting point guard and one of the go-to players for a talent starved Brooklyn Nets, sadly we have all been [...]

January 23, 2017 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

LeBron Considering Return to Olympics Under Gregg Popovich

LeBron Considering Return to Olympics Under Gregg Popovich

When broached about the subject on Saturday, LeBron James said his decision on whether he will return to the U.S. Men’s Olympic Basketball Team at the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo will largely depend on whether Spurs Head Coach and coaching legend Gregg Popovich takes over as head coach. LeBron has won two gold medals in [...]

January 23, 2017 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Rudy Gay May Miss Remainder of Season with Achilles Injury

Rudy Gay May Miss Remainder of Season with Achilles Injury

Last night, we may have seen the last of Rudy Gay in a Kings uniform. The 30-year-old combo forward, who is set to hit free agency this off-season and was set to earn one final big contract (likely elsewhere as he has made it known he does not want to return to the Kings), may [...]

January 19, 2017 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Embiid Will Stay on a Minute Restriction for the Rest of 2016-17 Season

Embiid Will Stay on a Minute Restriction for the Rest of 2016-17 Season

Joel Embiid has been quite possibly the most interesting and mesmerizing NBA player on and off the court this season, with his seemingly limitless potential, rapid development and his status as the most interesting NBA player on social media that we have probably ever seen. After two seasons of recovery and rehabilitation for a chronic [...]

January 18, 2017 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Thomas on Pace to Set New 4th Quarter Scoring Average for a Season

Thomas on Pace to Set New 4th Quarter Scoring Average for a Season

Isaiah Thomas is truly having a magical season for the Boston Celtics. He is the go-to player and closer for one of the better teams in the NBA. We have already broken down the historical ramifications of his performance this season when compared to other NBA players of his size (he is 5’8″) and how [...]

January 18, 2017 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0