Thursday 23rd March 2017,
The Hoop Doctors

Rumors

Pistons Discussed Drummond for Cousins Swap Earlier in Season

Pistons Discussed Drummond for Cousins Swap Earlier in Season

Now in the aftermath of one of the most high-profile trades the NBA has seen in years with DeMarcus Cousins joining Anthony Davis to form maybe the most talented front court in NBA history or at least since Hakeem Olajuwon and Ralph Sampson in the 1980s, more and more information is surfacing about what may [...]

February 20, 2017 Ryan Bawek Rumors 0

Pistons-Magic Talked Jackson for D.J. Augustin & Jeff Green

Pistons-Magic Talked Jackson for D.J. Augustin & Jeff Green

It is clear that the Detroit Pistons and the Orlando Magic front offices are both frustrated with the current play of their roster and direction of their franchise moving forward (or need to save their job if you’re Rob Hennigan) and rumors are that both have been in the trade market. The Magic have had [...]

February 17, 2017 Ryan Bawek Rumors 0

Pistons Gauging Market for Andre Drummond, Reggie Jackson

Pistons Gauging Market for Andre Drummond, Reggie Jackson

The Pistons have been a bit of a disappointment in the 2016-17 season at 26-30 through 56 games, but despite their inability to find the sort of success and defensive efficiency that they had last season they are still currently sitting in the No. 8 seed in the east. That apparently does not please the [...]

February 15, 2017 Ryan Bawek Rumors 0

Westbrook, Davis Have Considered Teaming Up On Lakers in Future

Westbrook, Davis Have Considered Teaming Up On Lakers in Future

There was an article written on Bleacher Report Monday by NBA writer Brian Boyles which detailed how the Pelicans have failed to effectively build around star forward Anthony Davis, but there was one piece of information that was especially interesting. According to the media group that represents Davis and Westbrook there have been discussions of [...]

February 14, 2017 Ryan Bawek Rumors 0

Nets, Pelicans Talking Brook Lopez Trade

Nets, Pelicans Talking Brook Lopez Trade

The Pelicans have seemed to be one of the most active teams in the trade market the past few weeks as they desperately search for a talented big man to play alongside Anthony Davis. I mean when their only other true center options are Omer Asik and Alexis Ajinca can you blame them? While they [...]

February 13, 2017 Ryan Bawek Rumors 0

Boston Celtics Apparently Still Pursuing Jimmy Butler and Paul George Trades

Boston Celtics Apparently Still Pursuing Jimmy Butler and Paul George Trades

Give the Boston Celtics this: They are persistent. Thanks to their droves of draft picks, prospects and reasonably priced contracts, the Celtics are mentioned in just about every imaginable blockbuster scenario. Everything turns out to be noise, though, because their position is almost too powerful. Why fork over so many assets for a star when [...]

February 10, 2017 dfavale Rumors 0

Houston Rockets Have Interest in Serge Ibaka Trade

Houston Rockets Have Interest in Serge Ibaka Trade

Imagine adding Serge Ibaka to the Houston Rockets’ current core. Pretty sweet, right? The Houston Rockets are apparently thinking along the same lines, according to ESPN.com’s Calvin Watkins: There is also some interest in Orlando power forward Serge Ibaka, who is apparently is on the trade block. Ibaka scored 28 points in 40 minutes in [...]

February 9, 2017 dfavale Rumors 0

Sixers, Pelicans Talking Jahlil Okafor Trade

Sixers, Pelicans Talking Jahlil Okafor Trade

According to a tweet from USA Today Reporter Sam Amick, the 76ers and New Orleans are deep into discussions for a trade involving second year center and former No. 3 pick Jahlil Okafor. There aren’t many other details that have been reported as of yet but it is intriguing if the Pelicans would be willing [...]

February 7, 2017 Ryan Bawek Rumors 0

Wilson Chandler Wants Out of Denver

Wilson Chandler Wants Out of Denver

The Nuggets are flying high lately. They have won seven of their last 10 games to improve to 21-27 and are now in the race for the western conference No. 8 seed. One of the changes the team has made during this successful stretch is benching 29-year-old combo forward Wilson Chandler. Chandler was having the [...]

February 3, 2017 Ryan Bawek Rumors 0

Cleveland Cavaliers Tried to Trade for Sixers’ T.J. McConnell

Cleveland Cavaliers Tried to Trade for Sixers’ T.J. McConnell

The Cleveland Cavaliers’ search for another playmaker—and thus a way to quiet LeBron James’ pleas and demands for one—is soldiering on as the NBA nears its Feb. 23 trade deadline. One of their latest treks into the rumor mill included inquiring about the Philadelphia 76ers’ T.J. McConnell. Not surprisingly, though, the Cavaliers’ overtures were rebuffed, [...]

January 30, 2017 dfavale Rumors 0