The San Antonio Spurs have been in this situation in the past, but this time it will test the squad's abilities and its eligibility to do it all over again – win an NBA title.
For years now, it has seemed that the San Antonio Spurs' window was closing. With aging superstars Tim Duncan, Manu Ginobili and, to a lesser extent, Tony Parker, one of the best franchises of the modern era defied expectations eachShow More Summary
Rudy Gobert has been a highlight machine lately, but there's still something special about rejecting Tim Duncan like this. There haven't been many guys with the physical capabilities of Gobert since Duncan entered the league in 1997...
Even Tim Duncan, one of the primary perpetrators trying to slow DeAndre Jordan and the Clippers, wasn't fond of what his team was doing.
Tim Duncan and the San Antonio Spurs (34-20) are on the road to take on the Golden State Warriors (42-9) Friday at Oracle Arena. The Spurs won the first meeting in November, 113-100. Tipoff: 10:30 p.m. ET Coverage: ESPN Keys to the Game The...Show More Summary
Fact: Spurs Tim Duncan passes Alex English for 16th on the NBA's all-time scoring list with 25,628 points. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Fact of the day, presented by Coors Light. Source: Sportsnet Stats Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
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Let’s go through the steps and follow this story. Try to keep up if you can. First, DeAndre Jordan tried to dunk over Tim Duncan. Duncan’s not exactly the most spry defender, but he was able to stand his ground and…not much else. Duncan sorta just stood there with that deer-in-the-headlights look. DeAndre Jordan just […]
Good job. Dangerous effort.
If at first you don't succeed, try, try again. DeAndre Jordan attempted an incredible dunk in the first half of Thursday's game between the Los Angeles Clippers and San Antonio Spurs. Unfortunately, Tim Duncan proved to be too much of an obstacle. Show More Summary
DeAndre Jordan just attempted the greatest dunk of all time. Unfortunately, it didn't go as planned. In the second quarter of Thursday night's matchup between the Los Angeles Clippers and San Antonio Spurs, Jordan found himself with the ball just a few feet from the hoop. Show More Summary
The old man turning back the clock! Tim Duncan hit his first three-pointer of the season against the Clippers on Thursday night. He also crammed on DeAndre Jordan's head! Nice to see an all-time great still making plays like this. Update: DAJ tried to get him back! Respect your elders, DeAndre.
San Antonio Spurs forward Tim Duncan needs 16 points in Thursday's game against the Los Angeles Clippers to pass Alex English for sole possession of 16th place on the NBA's all-time scoring list, per ESPN Stats & Info. Averaging 14.5...Show More Summary
After winning championship No. 5 last season, Tim Duncan further solidified himself as one of the NBA's greatest players. The San Antonio Spurs power forward helped end the franchise's seven-year title drought, a time when Duncan's proverbial...Show More Summary
Steve Kerr is in charge of coaching his ex-teammate and a potential block in the Warriors' chances of success. He will do his worst. As the coach of the team with the NBA's best record, Steve Kerr gets to coach the Western Conference All-Star team. Show More Summary
Finally, NBA All-Star weekend has returned to New York City. The last time these festivities were held in the Big Apple, Michael Jordan was wearing a Chicago Bulls uniform, Tim Duncan was about to win Rookie of the Year and Dikembe Mutombo...Show More Summary
Tim Duncan and the San Antonio Spurs (33-19) are on the road to take on the Detroit Pistons (21-32) Wednesday night at The Palace of Auburn Hills. The Pistons beat the Spurs 106-105 in January. Tipoff: 7:30 p.m. ET Coverage: FSSW/FSDT Injuries...Show More Summary
Fact: Gregg Popovich reached 1,000 career NBA coaching wins Monday night. Tim Duncan played in 929 of them, the most ever for a player-coach duo. Karl Malone and Jerry Sloan take the No. 2 spot with 775. Bleacher Report will be bringing...Show More Summary
There's still no better spokesman for a franchise that famously eschews pomp and circumstance. At least Tim Duncan is polite about it. The 38-year-old may not embrace his 15th All-Star invitation with conventional enthusiasm, but heShow More Summary