Huw Hopkins

Huw grew up in Wales and was too much of a wimp to play rugby. He fell in love with the quiet brilliance of Tim Duncan and ended up a San Antonio Spurs fan. Huw is a Lead Writer for Double Clutch and also contributes to Sky Sports (NBA/WNBA) and Sporting News (FIBA).

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Why Double Clutch wants the NBA to return this season

Everybody is missing the NBA, but some of the Double Clutch staff share some of the reasons they want the league back sooner rather than later

Top 5 MVP Race – COVID slows LeBron James’ momentum

The coronavirus pandemic is forcing us all inside. It makes banal conversations about basketball feel…

Top 5 MVP Race – it’s Giannis’ to lose

For the first time this season, Huw Hopkins has seen no movement in the Top 5 MVP Race, but the beef that its leader finds himself in makes this edition all the more intriguing

Top 5 MVP Race – All-Star returns

With the distractions of the All-Star break out of the way, Huw Hopkins looks at who is making a second half push in the MVP race

Top 5 MVP Race – Damian Lillard makes a leap

Huw Hopkins looks at what Damian Lillard’s antics did as candidates for the MVP award jostle for position going into the All-Star break

Much love, Kobe – even from the haters

Kobe Bryant was loved and adored, but not by everybody. Huw Hopkins argues, however, that it was very difficult to not respect what he achieved for the game of basketball

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Top 5 MVP Race – Jimmy Butler is doing it

While Giannis Antetokounmpo holds on to the top of the MVP rankings, Huw Hopkins believes a new face deserves to be added to the fifth spot on the list

Here comes the WNBA – 6 things to watch out for this year 

With a CBA in the books, a vision of the 2020 WNBA season is coming into focus, and Huw Hopkins looks at some of the biggest storylines that could impact the league in the coming months

Does DeMar DeRozan have the most unstoppable move in the NBA?

The San Antonio Spurs are turning things around and DeMar DeRozan is back to playing on an All-Star level, thanks to his patented move. Huw Hopkins breaks it down.