Gregg Popovich does not want a stretched-out NBA schedule Here’s the San Antonio Express-News blog reporting what Spurs coach Gregg Popovich thinks of an NBA schedule that goes deeper into the summer: One would imaging that Spurs coach Gregg Popovich would lead the drum beat for any NBA schedule change that would lessen the amount of back-to-back games, and [...]
The San Antonio Spurs may have rebounded from a recent four-game skid with three straight wins, but Tony Parker's performance remains a roller coaster. Despite tallying 19 points in each of the Spurs' last two wins against the Kings,...Show More Summary
Increasingly, there’s been talk about possibly extending the NBA season past June, in an effort to allow players longer periods of rest between games. San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg The post Gregg Popovich on Longer NBA Season: ‘I Will Not Come to Work in July’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
San Antonio Spurs forward Tim Duncan moved past Nate Thurmond for sole possession of ninth place on the NBA's all-time rebounding list during the first quarter of Wednesday's 112-85 win over the Sacramento Kings, per the Spurs' official...Show More Summary
San Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard climbed the ladder Wednesday night, and packed a huge dunk in DeMarcus Cousins’ grill. Boogie Cousins had a rough night around the rim, as The post Kawhi Leonard Posterizes DeMarcus Cousins (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
The San Antonio Spurs looked to continue their recent run of success Wednesday night when they took on the Sacramento Kings. The Spurs had won two straight after their four-game skid, and they faced a tricky test from the Kings, who ended a two-game losing streak their last time out. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
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.
The San Antonio Spurs wouldn't have all those title banners in the rafters if it weren't for Tony Parker. That has to be noted at the outset. But the six-time All-Star hasn't been himself lately, failing to tally double-figure points four times in five games—a stretch during which he made just 5 of 34 field-goal attempts. Show More Summary
The San Antonio Spurs hold a 36-23 record entering the final stretch of the 2014-15 regular season after battling injuries and inefficiency throughout the year. Since coach Gregg Popovich's team is clinging to the No. 7 spot in the Western Conference standings, an 18th consecutive postseason berth is certainly within grasp. Show More Summary
Kyle Anderson named D-League Player of Month for February, 2015 Kyle Anderson, a small forward playing with the Austin Spurs on assignment from the San Antonio Spurs, was today named NBA Development League Player of the Month for games played in February. The award is the first monthly honor for Anderson, who was named NBA [...]
In Italy, taking your pants off is a sign of respect. This isn ’t true, but for our purposes, we’ll pretend like this was the message being conveyed in Marco Belinelli’s recent GQ Italia shoot. The San Antonio Spurs small forward deShow More Summary
Thursday night, the San Antonio Spurs knocked off a hamstrung Miami Heat in Game 1 of the NBA Finals. Faulty circuitry in the Spurs home arena caused the air conditioning to go out and LeBron James’ legs to give out, too. He limped...Show More Summary
Jerome Kersey, who in the 1990s helped take the Portland Trail Blazers to the National Basketball Association finals twice and won the title in 1999 with the San Antonio Spurs during a 17-year playing career, died Wednesday at a hospital in Tualatin, Ore. He was 52.Read full article >>
Markieff Morris wants more home team support from Suns fans Here’s the Arizona Republic reporting on the Phoenix Suns, who got wrecked by the San Antonio Spurs Saturday. But after the game, Suns forward Markieff Morris spoke up about what he feels is a regular problem that goes beyond one mere game. He wants Suns fans in Phoenix [...]
Phoenix Suns fans aren't going to like what forward Markieff Morris had to say about them. But the big guy isn't really thrilled with them, either. Following the Suns' humbling 101-74 home loss to the San Antonio Spurs on Saturday, Morris sounded off on the team's supporters. Show More Summary
The San Antonio Spurs don't seem like a team that listens to a lot of outside noise, but Saturday's destruction of the Phoenix Suns felt like a direct response to the Alamo City's critics. After losing four of their last five games, the Spurs took control of this contest from the opening tip. Show More Summary
The Phoenix Suns announced that point guard Brandon Knight suffered a hip pointer against the San Antonio Spurs on Saturday night. Knight played 17 minutes, going 0-of-6 from the floor and scoring one point. Heading into Saturday, he averaged 16.7 points and 4.5 assists since arriving in Phoenix. Show More Summary
The Spurs and Suns game is underway. Keep it here for live updates and analysis throughout. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
While Sacramento Kings forward Rudy Gay was attempting a free throw against the San Antonio Spurs on Friday night, the camera caught a fan showing all the feels. This adorable young fan crossed his fingers while scrunching his face, hoping Gay would make his free throw. Show More Summary
The San Antonio Spurs looked to bring an end to their recent struggles on Friday night when they took on the Sacramento Kings. The Spurs had dropped four straight, and they faced another tricky test from the Kings, who had won two of their last three. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com