Monday 15th October 2018,
The Hoop Doctors

Ryan Bawek

Adam Silver Voices Opinion on “Super Teams”

Adam Silver Voices Opinion on “Super Teams”

Adam Silver had a sort of “State of the League” address at the NBA Summer League and among the many topics that were discussed were the rising prevalence of “Super Teams.” The most recent example of course being Kevin Durant joining the 73-win Golden State Warriors this offseason. Silver did not hold back his opinion [...]

July 14, 2016 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Jason Kidd Regrets Not Joining Spurs in 2003

Jason Kidd Regrets Not Joining Spurs in 2003

Let’s go back 13 years, the Spurs had just one won their second NBA title in five years. Tim Duncan was entering his prime and was the best player in the world and the Spurs, despite winning the NBA title over the New Jersey Nets in the 2003 NBA Finals, were unsure if they could [...]

July 13, 2016 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Jimmy Butler Officially Off The Market

Jimmy Butler Officially Off The Market

According to ESPN Reporter Zach Lowe, the Bulls have officially taken Jimmy Butler off the trade market and are no longer listening to offers from the Timberwolves and the Celtics. Butler seems to be an odd fit for the Bulls with their odd back court of Wade and Rondo. Their best three point shooter by [...]

July 12, 2016 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Where Does Tim Duncan Rank Historically?

Where Does Tim Duncan Rank Historically?

July 11, 2016 is a day that will forever be significant in NBA history. It is when one of the greatest players in the history of the game officially decided to hang them up and end his 19 year NBA career. Tim Duncan is as synonymous with the Spurs as any player with any professional [...]

July 12, 2016 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Status Quo Not a Good Thing For Clippers This Offseason

Status Quo Not a Good Thing For Clippers This Offseason

I am fully aware that it is still early in the 2016 NBA free agency bonanza, and although the market has officially dried up there is nothing to say that teams won’t make huge roster moves or shake-ups through trades in the next few months leading up to the 2016-17 season. Where we stand though, [...]

July 11, 2016 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Draymond Green Arrested for Nightclub Altercation

Draymond Green Arrested for Nightclub Altercation

Draymond Green never seems to be out of the news cycle these days for his play, pension for below the belt striking and elite recruiting abilities. This time it was for an altercation with a fan at a nightclub in East Lansing, Michigan. According to San Fransisco Chronicle Reporter Evan Sernoffsky, Green apparently slapped a [...]

July 11, 2016 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Dwyane Wade’s Homecoming Makes Little Basketball Sense

Dwyane Wade’s Homecoming Makes Little Basketball Sense

Dwyane Wade shocked the NBA world Wednesday and confirmed the growing suspicion that his rift with the Miami Heat organization was becoming un-repairable by signing a two year, $47 million deal to join the Chicago Bulls. Wade ended up signing a two-year deal with the Bulls for $7 million more than he was reportedly offered [...]

July 7, 2016 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

The Thunder Would Be Better Off Trading Russell Westbrook

The Thunder Would Be Better Off Trading Russell Westbrook

Yesterday was an Independence Day that will live in infamy for those living in the state of Oklahoma and not for good reason (unless you live in Seattle or Northern California). Much to the chagrin, horror and heartache of Thunder fans across the country, Kevin Durant chose to celebrate his July 4th by declaring his [...]

July 5, 2016 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

Wade Wants $50 Million Deal, Bucks Out of Running

Wade Wants $50 Million Deal, Bucks Out of Running

According to recent reports from ESPN Reporter Marc J. Spears, Dwyane Wade is seeking a contract worth $50 million over two years or $25 million per season. This makes his free agent recruitment even more interesting as it has been reported that the Heat have offered Wade $40 million over two years which is the [...]

July 5, 2016 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0

How Kevin Durant Could Become The Most Hated Man in Northern California

How Kevin Durant Could Become The Most Hated Man in Northern California

An interesting hypothetical was proposed on the Colin Cowherd show earlier this week surrounding Kevin Durant’s free agency and the amount of power he holds to shape the western conference for the 2016-17 season. Kevin Durant will meet with six teams during the free agency over the next few days as well as meeting with [...]

July 1, 2016 Ryan Bawek Ryan Bawek 0