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Tracy McGrady is back, playing baseball

Tracy McGrady had a very nice NBA career, even though injury issues prevented him from probably playing to his full potential. McGrady was always one of the most exciting, and entertaining players to watch, and also had one of the nicest, non-Nike signature shoes.While we can't see T-Mac out on the court anymore, we can apparently still see him out on the diamond.According to...
Via Around the Arc
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Former NBA star Tracy McGrady makes baseball debut

This time last year, Tracy McGrady was preparing for the NBA Playoffs with the San Antonio Spurs. On Wednesday, the seven-time NBA All-Star made his baseball debut with the Sugar Land Skeeters in a scrimmage against Alvin Community College . McGrady got the start and threw 15 pitches in one inning, allowing one run on three hits in the Skeeters' 10-1 win. After retiring from...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Tracy McGrady makes pro pitching debut for Skeeters

So Tracy McGrady’s baseball career is still a thing, as the former NBA All-Star pitched one inning in his debut with the Sugar Land Skeeters in an exhibition game Wednesday against Alvin Community College. In T-Mac’s lone inning of work he threw 15 pitches (9 strikes, 6 balls), giving up one run on three hits. @blksportsonline Tmac got his first start tonight. Gave up 1 run on...
Via BlackSportsOnline
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Why the San Antonio Spurs made the playoffs

There is a common phrase throughout the world that states “in this world nothing can be certain, except death and taxes.” In the NBA world, an argument for an exception on this certainty can only be made for one common occurrence: a San Antonio playoff birth. For the vast majority of my life, including the entirety of my cognitive life, the San Antonio Spurs have secured a spot...
Via isportsweb.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Shaq sings, smashes Brent Barry's guitar

During Tuesday night's Inside the NBA halftime show on TNT, Shaquille O'Neal took part in a skit where he smashed guest analyst Brent Barry's guitar after complaining that he wanted to hear more songs like Rick Springfield's "Jessie's Girl".After the segment, Shaq tried to sing Mister Mister's "Broken Wings" and Bruce Springsteen's...
Via Holdout Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

San Antonio Spurs take epic selfie

The San Antonio Spurs have once again had an extremely successful season, and will finish with the league’s best record. The Spurs took a selfie of all the members of the team, which will help us remember everyone that helped them gain the best record years from now. Check out Danny Green’s Instagram photo of the team’s epic selfie: *** Spurs Coyote image courtesy of Getty Images
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Can the San Antonio Spurs Continue to Be Hot in the NBA Playoffs?

The San Antonio Spurs recorded a very impressive season in 2013 – 2014. After starting slow early on, they really put the pedal to the metal during the second half of the season and clinched the top seed in the tough Western Conference. San Antonio now has a four-game margin from the second-seeded Oklahoma City Thunder and they will enter the playoffs with the greatest omens for...
Via Basketball Bicker
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Spurs shorthanded tonight against Rockets: Kawhi Leonard, Tiago Splitter and Danny Green out

The San Antonio Spurs will be extremely shorthanded tonight against the Rockets, according to Jeff McDonald on Twitter. Kawhi Leonard, Tiago Splitter, Danny Green and Patty Mills have all been ruled out. This is a huge game for the Rockets and this latest report will please them greatly in trying to lock-down the fourth seed in the West.All of these players will sit due to precautionary...
Via Sports Injury Alert
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Gregg Popovich doesn’t know Damion James name

Everyone loves a good Gregg Popovich interview, and by good I mean short, sarcastic, and to the point. The San Antonio Spurs coach has always loved to play with the media when answering questions, and today was no different. Recently, the Spurs signed forward Damion James to a contract through the end of the year. When Popovich was telling the media who would start the game against...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
3 days ago  |  Discuss

PHOTO: Spurs Kawhi Leonard Has Some Huge Hands

It is not unheard of for professional athletes--especially basketball players--to have large hands; kind of helps them do their jobs. It's no secret that San Antonio Spurs star Kawhi Leonard has big hands--but how big are they?This picture of a female fan's hand against his helps put the size of his mitts in to perspective.via Reddit Loading...
Via FatManWriting
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Spurs Sign Damion James for Remainder of Season

The San Antonio Spurs today announced that they have signed forward Damion James for the remainder of the 2013-14 season. James was originally signed by the Spurs to a 10-day contract on April 3. He has appeared in three games for the Silver and Black, averaging 1.0 rebounds in 3.3 minutes. Prior to joining the Spurs, James most recently played in the NBA D-League in 2013-14 for...
Via Pro Sports Daily
4 days ago  |  Discuss

San Antonio Spurs clinch top seed and NBA’s best record

As doubt enshrouded the organization after a Finals loss to the Miami Heat last year, the San Antonio Spurs have proven that they yet again have what it takes to make a championship run.  With that Finals loss still fresh on their minds, the Spurs have done everything in their power to ensure that they have every advantage possible this year. With a comeback win on a tough back...
Via isportsweb.com
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Popovich reveals secret to Spurs' success in just 18 words

Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich, despite being one of the NBA's best minds, has always been a man of few words when it comes to talking to the media, so it come as no surprise when talking about how he has maintained success with San Antonio for years that it would come in just 18 words. "Get the number one pick in the draft every 10 years and make sure it's a franchise...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Spurs playing it safe in preparation for playoffs

With the regular season winding down and playoff positioning races holding some of the highest stakes of  all time, teams in the NBA are performing finally showing their maximum potential.  From the 6-8 seeds out West to the everyday flip-flopping of playoff seeds across the board in the East, it seems that team have never cared more about winning games. Well, except for the Spurs...
Via isportsweb.com
8 days ago  |  Discuss

San Antonio Spurs Starting New NBA Trend ‘Frogging’? (Picture)

Apparently, the San Antonio Spurs have just as much fun as any other NBA team. Boris Diaw shared a picture on Instagram of Spurs players, including Tim Duncan and Manu Ginobili, “frogging,” or posing like frogs. Pounding the Rock’s Caleb Saenz revealed the origins of the frog pose via Twitter: Patty Mills invented #frogging after he saw Boris Diaw shift his girth to tie his...
Via Basketball Bicker
9 days ago  |  Discuss
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