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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Top 5 MVP race: sharing the spotlight hampers Anthony Davis

On a team built around LeBron James, Anthony Davis could be breaking individual levels and still not sit above his teammate on the NBA’s MVP rankings, according to Huw Hopkins

Episode 321 – NBA | David Stern’s impact, All-Decade starting five and All-Star early returns

Huw Hopkins and Tom Hall discuss the loss of former NBA Commissioner David Stern and look back at the last decade in the NBA

Who is the Defensive Player of the Decade?

As Double Clutch’s look back over the 2010s, the team take a look at who were the NBA’s best defensive players of the decade

Who is the MVP of the decade?

As we look back on an incredible decade of NBA basketball, the Double Clutch crew debate the league’s MVP for the 2010s

Top 5 MVP race: Kawhi checks in

It’s the most wonderful time of the year for the NBA, and as casual fans start turning their attention to the league on Christmas Day, Huw Hopkins takes a look at the last MVP candidates of the year

Capela’s rebounding is covering a lot of cracks for the Rockets

Despite having two all-time great rebounding guards next to him, Clint Capela is dominating the boards this season, and Huw Hopkins believes it is one of the main reasons the Houston Rockets are winning

MVP Top 5 – Doncic finally breaks through

With some of the usual top teams and players out of the way, a new crop of MVP candidates are breaking into the conversation this year for Huw Hopkins

Top 5 NBA MVP Race – Week 4

The still-early nature of the 2019-20 NBA season means that there is plenty of movement in the second edition of Huw Hopkins’ MVP rankings

Back to the future with LeBron James

LeBron James might be putting together an MVP-calibre season, but Huw Hopkins wants to look ahead to see if we can expect any parallels with a future winner