Harden isn’t mentioned as often as other contenders, but on paper, he has a strong case. Last year, no less an authority than Gregg Popovich called Kawhi Leonard the best basketball player in the world. Most everything Popovich says these days is worth mulling; the Kawhi claim was no exception. Show More Summary
This will be remembered as the season the Spurs coped with the sort of drama and strife that plagued the rest of the N.B.A. during the Gregg Popovich era.
Gregg Popovich is being accused of doing more than just showering LeBron James with praises in a recent interview. The San Antonio Spurs head coach is rumored to be recruiting LeBron to the Western Conference team after defending the...Show More Summary
Last week, Fox news host Laura Ingraham made waves when she told LeBron James to stay out of politics and to ‘shut up and dribble.’ Just before the San Antonio Spurs were set to take on the Cleveland Cavaliers on Sunday, Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich offered some words of encouragement to LeBron, comparing him to […]
Popovich says the NBA should be proud of having someone as outspoken as LeBron James.
While speaking with the press on Sunday before the San Antonio Spurs took on the Cleveland Cavaliers, Coach Gregg Popovich addressed the comments made by Fox News reporter Laura Ingraham. She called LeBron James and Kevin Durant “unintelligible” and said that they should “shut up and dribble” after their interview on Uninterrupted aired. Show More Summary
Gregg Popovich is known for offering lengthy, thoughtful opinions on a variety of topics, be it basketball, politics or society at large. On Sunday, before his Spurs played LeBron James’s Cavaliers, the coach was asked for his thoughts on the derisive comments Fox News’s Laura Ingraham made about the Cleveland star earlier this month, and he […]
Gregg Popovich has never been afraid to speak his mind on social issues and he is fully behind LeBron James after he was verbally attacked by a Fox news host last week. Just before his team was set to take on the Cleveland Cavaliers on Sunday, the San Antonio Spurs head coach was asked by […]
LeBron James speaks his mind and that's part of what makes him a superhero to Gregg Popovich
Popovich had a typically thoughtful response to James and the recent stir that a Fox News host made. Coach Pop knows how important LeBron’s activism is. A post shared by Sports Blog Nation (@sbnation) on Feb 25, 2018 at 2:18pm PST San...Show More Summary
CLEVELAND (AP) -- San Antonio coach Gregg Popovich hopes LeBron James never stops speaking up.
LeBron James should continue to speak out on issues beyond basketball, according to San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich. He added that James “possibly has more impact off the court” through his social activism. The controversial Popovich,...Show More Summary
When in doubt, listen to Pop.
Gregg Popovich dropped a bombshell on Spurs fans on Wednesday, telling reporters that he’d be “surprised” if injured superstar Kawhi Leonard returns this season. That blunt announcement is all the more shocking seeing as how Leonard has been medically cleared to return from the right quad injury that’s kept him out of all but nine […]
Gregg Popovich said he has “never” seen an injury like Leonard’s, and now, he’s out indefinitely. San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich told reporters he’d be “surprised” if Kawhi Leonard returns to action this season after battling...Show More Summary
Leonard has not played since 13 January.
The Spurs are preparing to play without star forward Kawhi Leonard this season, San Antonio coach Gregg Popovich said
The latest NBA rumors are that San Antonio Spurs star Kawhi Leonard will probably not be playing anymore for the rest of the season, per head coach Gregg Popovich. That comes as bad news for a team that has been among the top contenders...Show More Summary
Bad news, Spurs fans: coach Gregg Popovich said he'll be surprised if Kawhi Leonard plays again this season.
Popovich isn’t optimistic that he’ll get his team’s best player back soon. San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich doesn’t expect Kawhi Leonard to return this season, he told reporters on Wednesday. Popovich did not officially rule...Show More Summary