All along, it was clear that San Antonio was the ideal landing spot for LaMarcus Aldridge during free agency this summer. But it took some creative convincing from the Spurs’ The post LaMarcus Aldridge: ‘I’m Not Trying to Be Tim Duncan’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
Why LaMarcus Aldridge is awesome
Forget Gregg Popovich and Tim Duncan. It was 38-year-old assistant Ime Udoka who played the biggest role in netting San Antonio the top free agent of the offseason. After LaMarcus Aldridge signed his four-year, $80 million contract with...Show More Summary
The San Antonio Spurs made the biggest splash in free agency this summer, luring star big man LaMarcus Aldridge from Portland, adding (...)
The San Antonio Spurs were arguably the biggest winners of the NBA offseason. The Spurs signed the biggest free agent of the summer in LaMarcus Aldridge, re-signed several core players like Kawhi Leonard and Danny Green, and brought back Tim Duncan and Manu Ginobili on bargain contracts. Show More Summary
Power forward LaMarcus Aldridge has taken his talents to San Antonio, but feel free to enjoy some of these memories of his time on the Portland Trail Blazers:
The Portland Trail Blazers’ offseason did not go as planned, and General Manager Neil Olshey knows it. Last summer, it was expected that they would retain LaMarcus Aldridge, re-sign Wesley Matthews, extend Damian Lillard and probably keep Robin Lopez, and then run it back with the same core for a few years until their title […]
The Trail Blazers have started their rebuilding effort after losing LaMarcus Aldridge, but they aren't stripping their cupboard fully bare. The Trail Blazers were facing some tough questions coming into this offseason. With LaMarcusShow More Summary
LaMarcus Aldridge said he was originally excited to meet with the Knicks, but not if he was to only play center. The post LaMarcus Aldridge Was Originally ‘Excited’ to Meet with Knicks appeared first on SLAMonline.
The San Antonio Spurs have done things the same way for almost two decades, but LaMarcus Aldridge's arrival means they may have to do them differently this season. The Spurs of the past few years have been all ball movement, unselfishness and good-to-great shot-hunting sacrifice. Show More Summary
LaMarcus Aldridge has a lot of footwear.
A good place to kick it.
They say everything is bigger in Texas, and LaMarcus Aldridge would know. The nine-year NBA veteran is a native of Dallas, and he returned to his home state this year, leaving Portland to sign a free-agent deal with San Antonio. Lots of NBA players are into collecting sneakers and other shoes, but Aldridge’s interest may be, well, […]
Many professional athletes consider themselves to be true sneakerheads, with some building special rooms or cases to store their shoe collection. New San Antonio Spurs forward LaMarcus Aldridge is upping the ante for all fellow sneakerheads. Show More Summary
LMA's sneaker collection is so expansive now that he is literally building another house behind his actual house, just for kicks. The post LaMarcus Aldridge is Building a Separate House Just For His Sneaker Collection (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
The San Antonio Spurs pulled off the coup of the offseason, as they nabbed free agent All-Star big man LaMarcus Aldridge. Tony Parker now believes he, Tim Duncan, Manu Ginobili The post Tony Parker Excited for ‘Last Try’ at an NBA Title (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
Although Tim Duncan, Tony Parker and Manu Ginobili are returning and the team signed LaMarcus Aldridge in free agency, Kawhi Leonard is now the face of the San Antonio Spurs franchise. Leonard deserves this moment, which in 2012 Gregg...Show More Summary
The Suns struck out on their top free-agent target, but they've assembled a deep young core that is capable of winning now and in the future. Two years ago, the Phoenix Suns tried to tank and accidentally won 48 games. Last season was rockier and there has been much roster turnover, but the future of the franchise is shining brighter than ever. Show More Summary
If you’re a fan of the New York Knicks wondering why your team didn’t have a shot at the most desirable free agent in the NBA (...)
Prior to a scheduled sitdown earlier this month with free agent All-Star forward LaMarcus Aldridge, the geniuses who run the New York Knicks insisted on the big fella “strictly” playing The post Knicks Canceled Meeting With LaMarcus Aldridge Because He Wouldn’t Play Center appeared first on SLAMonline.