Wednesday 26th September 2018,
The Hoop Doctors

Rumors

Rumor: Suns Looking to Deal for Veteran Point Guard After Trading Brandon Knight to Rockets

Rumor: Suns Looking to Deal for Veteran Point Guard After Trading Brandon Knight to Rockets

The Phoenix Suns are sending Brandon Knight and Marquese Chriss to the Houston Rockets for Ryan Anderson and De’Anthony Melton, according to ESPN.com’s Adrian Wojnarowski. Even if you are into gambling on sports I don’t think you would have seen that one coming a a couple years ago when Brandon Knight was a sought after [...]

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Rumor: Orlando Magic ‘Expected’ to Put Nikola Vucevic on Trade Block

Rumor: Orlando Magic ‘Expected’ to Put Nikola Vucevic on Trade Block

One way or another, Nikola Vucevic and the Orlando Magic are nearing the end of their time together. This parting of the ways, so to speak, could happen organically. Vucevic is entering the last year of deal and will almost certainly leave as a free agent if he remains in Orlando for the entire season. [...]

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Gordon Hayward, Kyrie Irving Both Expected to Be Ready for Celtics Training Camp

Gordon Hayward, Kyrie Irving Both Expected to Be Ready for Celtics Training Camp

If the Boston Celtics began training camp right now, both Kyrie Irving and Gordon Hayward would be ready to rock. This is not speculation…unless you consider team president Danny Ainge a questionable source. Here’s what he had to say, per ESPN.com’s Chris Forsberg: “I don’t want to hype it up too much, but I’m saying [...]

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Manu Ginobili to Meet with Spurs Coach Gregg Popovich to Discuss NBA Future

Manu Ginobili to Meet with Spurs Coach Gregg Popovich to Discuss NBA Future

Get ready to have a really bad case of the sadz: Manu Ginobili may be ready to retire from the NBA. Nothing has been determined, it seems, at the moment. However, according to ESPN.com’s Adrian Wojnarowski, the 41-year-old future Hall of Famer will meet with San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich to discuss his [...]

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Rumor: Dwyane Wade Has Not Reached Deal to Re-Sign with Miami Heat

Rumor: Dwyane Wade Has Not Reached Deal to Re-Sign with Miami Heat

Dwyane Wade has yet to decide whether he’ll return for a 16th NBA season, which means, despite a report to the contrary, he most definitely has not come to terms on a new deal with the Miami Heat. Twitter was momentarily sent aflutter by this newsbreak: HoopsHype’s Alex Kennedy then debunked said rumor: Contrary to [...]

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Rumor: Kawhi Leonard is ‘Primarily Interested in Signing with’ Lakers or Clippers Next Summer

Rumor: Kawhi Leonard is ‘Primarily Interested in Signing with’ Lakers or Clippers Next Summer

Sorry, Toronto Raptors fans. Kawhi Leonard still has his sights set on landing with the Los Angeles Lakers or Los Angeles Clippers in free agency. From ESPN.com’s Adrian Wojnarowski: Before the Toronto Raptors traded with San Antonio for Leonard in July, the Clippers tried to acquire him and plan to be aggressive suitors for Leonard in 2019 [...]

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Kent Bazemore ‘Would Be Open To’ Getting Traded to Houston Rockets or Milwaukee Bucks

Kent Bazemore ‘Would Be Open To’ Getting Traded to Houston Rockets or Milwaukee Bucks

Kent Bazemore doesn’t necessarily want to be traded from the Atlanta Hawks, but if he has to go, the Houston Rockets and Milwaukee Bucks are at the top of his wish list. Here’s the latest from Rockets Wire’s Kelly Iko: Source: Kent Bazemore’s list of suitors also includes Milwaukee, who recently contacted the Hawks but [...]

August 9, 2018 dfavale Rumors 0

NBA Christmas Day Schedule Includes Rockets-Thunder, Lakers-Warriors, Celtics-76ers, Jazz-Blazers

NBA Christmas Day Schedule Includes Rockets-Thunder, Lakers-Warriors, Celtics-76ers, Jazz-Blazers

NBA schedule #SZN is here! Though the NBA will release the entire schedule for the 2018-19 season on Wednesday evening, but part of its slate has already started trickling out. And why would we expect anything else? This is the NBA we’re talking about. Actual dates and deadlines do not matter. We always get armed [...]

August 8, 2018 dfavale Rumors 0

Draymond Green Disputes Details of (Non-)Fight with Tristan Thompson

Draymond Green Disputes Details of (Non-)Fight with Tristan Thompson

Draymond Green is totally cool with Cleveland Cavaliers fans throwing a parade because Tristan Thompson sucker-punched or face-mushed him at a post-ESPY’s party in Los Angeles. He just wants them to remember one detail while they celebrate: The kerfuffle didn’t happen like everyone says it did. The Athletic’s Marcus Thompson had the full details on this [...]

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There Are ‘Credible Rumblings’ That Nets and Knicks Plan to Chase Kyrie Irving in 2019 Free Agency

There Are ‘Credible Rumblings’ That Nets and Knicks Plan to Chase Kyrie Irving in 2019 Free Agency

The Boston Celtics should be considered odds-on favorites to re-sign Kyrie Irving next summer after he declines his player option. But the New York Knicks and Brooklyn Nets are apparently hoping that changes. From The New York Times‘ Marc Stein: Kyrie Irving’s intentions are not at all clear at this point. There have been no firm [...]

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