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The Hoop Doctors Exclusive Interview with California Streetball Legend Jay “Boogie” Brantley

The Hoop Doctors Exclusive Interview with California Streetball Legend Jay “Boogie” Brantley

“NYC has the grit and physicality, we have the style and flash, but both have skill and talent.” August 1, 2008 – Dr. Anklesnap Slam Magazine called him the King of Cali Streetball. And for real this dude has being doing it nationwide. The kid from California with the sickest handles has played on the [...]

August 1, 2008 admin Dr. Anklesnap, Interviews 11

Ron Artest traded to the Houston Rockets!

Ron Artest traded to the Houston Rockets!

For ten bucks, a slurpee, and a bag of Lay’s Stax July 29, 2008 – Dr. Anklesnap So let the laughter out. That’s right let out a good hearty laugh. I was in the middle of drinking a five alive when I read the news. Liquid came out of my nose. It hurt. Are you [...]

July 30, 2008 admin Dr. Anklesnap 11

Kevin Pritchard and Darius Miles Fiasco

Kevin Pritchard and Darius Miles Fiasco

Are Pritchard’s comments about Darius Miles sending the wrong message to his current young roster? July 27th, 2008 – Dr. Anklesnap There are a lot of fans out there that consider Darius Miles to be one of the biggest unfulfilled child prodigy’s in the history of basketball. There was a time when Miles was a [...]

July 27, 2008 admin Dr. Anklesnap 8

WNBA Catfight, Will Horry Hang em’ up, and Funny Candid Kings Photo | NBA News Round-up

WNBA Catfight, Will Horry Hang em’ up, and Funny Candid Kings Photo | NBA News Round-up

July 23rd, 2008 – Dr. Anklesnap WNBA Catfight Last night I was out for drinks with a couple friends and was simultaneously trying to monitor the WNBA melee that broke out in the final seconds of the match-up between the heated rivals Detroit Shock and LA Sparks. The last basketball brawl this exciting to watch [...]

July 23, 2008 admin Dr. Anklesnap 6

More Ron Artest trade rumors | LA Confidential or LA NBA Conspiracy?

More Ron Artest trade rumors | LA Confidential or LA NBA Conspiracy?

July 17th, 2008 – Dr. Anklesnap Rumor has it that the Sacramento Kings are in negotiations with the Dallas Mavericks for a possible trade of the Mavs Brandon Bass and Jerry Stackhouse for the Kings Ron Artest. C’mon Joe and Gavin Maloof, say it ain’t so! Someone put a stop to the madness. Last season [...]

July 17, 2008 admin Dr. Anklesnap 1

Is the NBA sleeping on the Toronto Raptors?

Is the NBA sleeping on the Toronto Raptors?

July 13th, 2008 – Dr. Anklesnap I’m not sure if it is because the franchise is the only one not located in the USA, or if it is because people consider the Toronto Raptors to still be in some sort of post-Vince Carter rebuilding era; but it’s time to WAKE UP people. Stop sleeping on [...]

July 13, 2008 admin Dr. Anklesnap 13

Early picks for Top 5 NBA team turnarounds in 2009

Early picks for Top 5 NBA team turnarounds in 2009

July 8th, 2008 – Dr. Anklesnap Okay so the subject for this post may be a little confusing. We are still in the midst of free agent discussions with many of the big name free agents having yet to commit verbally to a contract offer with a team. However after the passage of the NBA [...]

July 8, 2008 admin Dr. Anklesnap 8

Elton Brand not leaving LA folks; Love of Money, Films, and Winning

Elton Brand not leaving LA folks; Love of Money, Films, and Winning

July 3rd, 2008 – Dr. Anklesnap Yes, Elton Brand opted out of the final year of his contract earlier this week. Yes, the Golden State Warriors offered Brand over $20 million more dollars than the Clippers. Yes, the Philadelphia 76ers have the most cap space and will likely jump through the necessary hoops and offer [...]

July 3, 2008 admin Dr. Anklesnap 3

Top 10 NBA Free Agents this Summer | NBA Marketplace

Top 10 NBA Free Agents this Summer | NBA Marketplace

June 30th, 2008 – Dr. Anklesnap The NBA free agency moratorium is almost upon us. What does that mean? It is a designated period in which teams may hold negotiations about free agents but cannot sign contracts. It is during this time period that the NBA and NBPA conducts an audit that determines the new [...]

June 30, 2008 admin Dr. Anklesnap 7

Jermaine O’Neal Traded to Toronto Raptors for TJ Ford!

Jermaine O’Neal Traded to Toronto Raptors for TJ Ford!

June 26th, 2008 – Dr. Anklesnap Well we have our first significant off-season trade folks! Earlier this week we reported the ongoing trade discussions between the Toronto Raptors and Indiana Pacers regarding a potential Jermaine O’Neal for TJ Ford swap. Well as of yesterday evening the deal is official. Provided both players pass their medical [...]

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