(Paul Mirengoff) Gregg Popovich is a marvelous basketball coach; probably one of the three best the NBA has ever seen. His accomplishments with the San Antonio Spurs — a team he has led to five NBA titles — are remarkable. Lately Popovich has indulged in political commentary. Show More Summary
Popovich will not stick to sports, no matter how many people tell him to do so. On Monday, San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich once again spoke out against President Donald Trump and this time he also took a shot at the people who voted for him that are purposely ignoring the way he got […]
San Antonio Spurs Coach Gregg Popovich, who said after the presidential election that “my big fear is that we are Rome,” continued with his sharp criticism of President Trump, saying Monday, “Some days, I feel like we’ve been invaded by another power and taken over [by people] who don’t feel the same. It’s a strange […]
The Spurs' head coach passed Jerry Sloan on the list for most wins with a single franchise.
NBA Coach Popovich Says What Blacks Have Experienced Is ‘Our National Sin’ As disappointed as we are in the terrible choice of words our nation’s President used Wednesday to commemorate Black History Month we are incredibly proud to see that
Pop says American society has a long way to go in terms of racial equality and awareness. The post Gregg Popovich Calls America’s Treatment of Black People a ‘National Sin’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
Before the San Antonio Spurs went up against the Philadelphia 76ers on Thursday night, San Antonio Express-News reporter Jabari Young asked Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich what, exactly, Black History Month means to him. Popovich has...Show More Summary
The Spurs coach both set a record on Thursday and gave an amazingly thoughtful monologue on race in America. Gregg Popovich has more frequently discussed social and political issues during pregame interviews this season. On Thursday, he was asked what Black History Month means to him. Show More Summary
Notoriously surly sideline interviewee Gregg Popovich may not always be an open book when it comes to basketball, but ask him about societal issues and he’ll give you an earful. On Thursday, following San Antonio’s 102-86 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers, the Spurs coach dug into an issue from which he thinks too many Americans […]
Gregg Popovich tied the NBA record for the most coaching wins with a single franchise, earning his 1,127th in the San Antonio Spurs' 102-86 victory over the visiting Philadelphia 76ers on Thursday night. Popovich matched Jerry Sloan of Utah for the league mark as San Antonio had 15 steals and...
Gregg Popovich tied the NBA record for the most career wins with a single franchise, earning his 1,127th in the San Antonio Spurs' 102-86 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Thursday night
The Spurs head coach provided a thoughtful response on what Black History Month means to him
"It's a tough one because people don't really want to face it."
The San Antonio Spurs are putting together another excellent season that is flying completely under the radar. Spurs coach Gregg Popovich, however, has spent the year righteously fired up about the spate of horrific things that have befallen our country and he’s given speech after speech before games decrying the… Read more...
“It’s a tough one because people don’t really want to face it.”
Over the last week, NBA coaches and players, like Gregg Popovich, Steve Kerr, Stan Van Gundy and Kyle Lowry, have spoken in opposition to President Trump’s executive order banning immigration from seven predominantly Muslim countries, offering forceful takes that have often been absent from leaders and athletes in other sports. The thoughtful opposition is no […]
Toronto Raptors guard Kyle Lowry was asked today for his thoughts on Donald Trump’s Muslim ban, seeing as how the NBA has produced fantastic responses like Steve Kerr’s and Gregg Popovich’s to the president’s executive order. Lowry was more to the point. Read more...
Every sports figure from Gregg Popovich to Steve Kerr to Magic Johnson is speaking out against President Donald Trump and his recent travel ban that was put into place last week barring citizens from seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the country for 90 days. TMZ caught up with magic and he had a strong message for […]
San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich has been of the most outspoken coaches in the NBA when it comes to Donald Trump being elected President and towards his controversial policies. On Saturday, Trump introduced a travel ban for citizens of several Muslim-majority countries and it was met with many protests at different airports across the […]