Spurscast Episode 414- And the West Champs are…

Part 2 of the Super-Sized Season Preview: The Western Conference. Jose and Ryan are once again joined by Ben and Paul to break down the West. Enjoy. It’s the one and only Spurscast – The original San Antonio Spurs Podcast. Download the audio and listen to us however and whenever you want. We are also […]
Via Project Spurs
2 hours ago

LaMarcus Aldridge not buying into trade rumors: ‘I’m happy’

Despite talk that the San Antonio Spurs are looking to trade LaMarcus Aldridge, the big man says he’s happy right where he is at and isn’t buying into the rumors. Speaking on The Jim Rome Show, Aldridge shot down the rumor that things are turning sour between him and the organization. “For sure, I am [happy],” Aldridge told The Jim Rome Show (h/t My San Antonio). ...
Via Sportsnaut
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

After shooting slump last season, Green could return to form this season

Over the past several seasons, Danny Green has carved out a role for himself on the San Antonio Spurs. He is a high-level perimeter defender, forming one of the most potent two-man wing defending duos in the NBA with Kawhi Leonard, and he’s a solid spot-up shooter. While his offensive game may not be incredibly […]
Via Project Spurs
17 hours ago

A theory on the LaMarcus Aldridge trade rumors

LaMarcus Aldridge joined the Spurs as a free agent two summers ago, and his first season with the club was successful by most accounts. He averaged 18 points and nearly nine rebounds per game, pairing with Kawhi Leonard to lead San Antonio to a franchise-best 67 wins. So why are rumors circulating that the star […]
Via Project Spurs
19 hours ago

Recap from the San Antonio Spurs Silver and Black Scrimmage

The San Antonio Spurs held their annual silver and black scrimmage on Tuesday evening, and it was lighthearted fun for all in attendance. The price of admission was free, as well as the parking. Mini- beers and sodas were to be had for only a single dollar. The arena was not in mid-season form in […] Recap from the San Antonio Spurs Silver and Black Scrimmage - Air Alamo - Air...
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20 hours ago

Who will be the Spurs’ 15th player?

The Spurs’ roster currently stands at 14, with 5 guys on the bubble. It’s less than a week from Opening Night against the Golden State Warriors, and the Spurs have 14 players on guaranteed contracts: Tony Parker, Patty Mills, Dejounte Murray, Jonathon Simmons, Kawhi Leonard, Kyle Anderson, Davis Bertans, LaMarcus Aldridge, David Lee, Livio Jean-Charles, Pau Gasol and Dewayne...
Via Pounding the Rock
21 hours ago

Report: Aldridge unhappy Leonard is star of the show

LaMarcus Aldridge knew he was joining a team-first organization when he agreed to sign with the San Antonio Spurs, but that doesn’t mean he didn’t have visions of being the face of the franchise. ESPN’s Jackie MacMullan reported earlier in the week that the Spurs may end up trading LaMarcus Aldridge before the end of the season. The report was surprising given that Aldridge...
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Report: Spurs could look to trade LaMarcus Aldridge

Just over a year after landing the top prize of the 2015 free agent class, could the San Antonio Spurs already be considering throwing in the towel on him? In an appearance on CSNNE.com’s Early Edition on Tuesday, ESPN’s Jackie MacMullan said that there’s a chance LaMarcus Aldridge may not finish out the 2016-17 season with the Spurs: "For instance, sources were telling me...
Via Larry Brown Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

The Spurs will always have international flavor

One of the biggest developing changes in the NBA over the past decade has been the influx of  international talent coming into the NBA. During the 2016 NBA Draft, half of the players selected (15 total) in the first round were natives of other countries. Historically a new precedent was set since international players first began […] The Spurs will always have international flavor...
Via Air Alamo
2 days ago

Heat spread scoring around in preseason win over Spurs

SAN ANTONIO -- Tyler Johnson scored 17 points and Hassan Whiteside had 12 points and nine rebounds to lead the Miami Heat to a 108-100 preseason win over the San Antonio Spurs.Kawhi Leonard had 11 points on just 1-for-9 shooting for the Spurs, who were 5 of 19 (26 percent) from 3-point range. Leonard made all eight of his free throws.HEAT: Goran Dragic (0 of 3), Wayne Ellington ...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Pau Gasol shows easy transition to San Antonio Spurs

The San Antonio Spurs played the Orlando Magic October 12, 2016 to a 95- 89 win. Pau Gasol shows an easy transition from the Chicago Bulls. Pau Gasol showed his skill by hitting from the inside and out playing against the Orlando Magic. Gasol posted fourteen points, five rebounds, and four assists. In any of the teams Pau Gasol has played for, he has always been a good defender...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Drummond stays hot, but Piston fall to Spurs 86-81

Kawhi Leonard continued his strong start to the preseason by scoring 20 points in 25 minutes for the San Antonio Spurs on Monday night. The All-Star forward added eight rebounds, three steals and two assists while leading the Spurs to an 86-81 win over the Detroit Pistons. Pau Gasol scored 11 in his third game as a Spur while LaMarcus Aldridge was one rebound shy of a double-double...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

The experience of a San Antonio Spurs game

If any person has the privilege to attend a San Antonio Spurs game, be prepared for a fun night and an arena that will literally shake. The feel of a San Antonio Spurs game This humble sports writer recently had the opportunity to attend a San Antonio Spurs pre-season game. The Spurs played the Atlanta Hawks to a 102- 91 win at the AT&tT center. It was a fun night in San Antonio...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Kawhi Leonard’s new role in the San Antonio Spurs

With the retirement of Tim Duncan, Kawhi Leonard has been called up to be the leader for the San Antonio Spurs. Kawhi Leonard ready for the 2016- 2017 season Kawhi Leonard was interviewed at the San Antonio Spurs media day. It was day one of training camp. Leonard averaged 21.2 points and 2.6 assists last season. He has slowly become a better player which he attributes to Tim...
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20 days ago  |  Discuss

Popovich jokingly says Duncan ‘tough to manage’ in retirement

Gregg Popovich continues to give the newly retired Tim Duncan grief over his still-to-be determined role with the San Antonio Spurs. And this time around, the usually curmudgeonly coach jokingly suggested Duncan is even more difficult now that his playing career is done. Days after suggesting Duncan’s job title with the Spurs might as well be “Coach of Whatever He Wants to...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Gregg Popovich offers typically thoughtful response when asked about Colin Kaepernick anthem protests

San Antonio Spurs Head Coach Gregg Popovich is known for being a renaissance man, with a wide-ranging perspective and the ability to see all angles on a variety of topics. It was only a matter of time until he gave his thoughts on the Colin Kaepernick anthem protest. During the team’s media day on Monday, Popovich spoke out and said he respects athletes who are choosing to speak...
Via The Comeback
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Popovich shares thoughts on national anthem protests

Gregg Popovich can be a man of very few words, particularly when giving in-game interviews. But when it comes to issues of social injustice and inequality, the San Antonio Spurs coach apparently has plenty to say. While meeting with reporters on Monday, Popovich was asked for his thoughts on Colin Kaepernick and other athletes protesting the national anthem. “I absolutely understand...
Via Larry Brown Sports
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Tony Parker hosts basketball game on top of glacier

Basketball and cold weather? They don’t really go together all that well normally. After all, cold fingers tend to not help one grip a basketball nor catch a pass coming your way. None of that mattered to San Antonio Spurs point guard Tony Parker and Swiss watchmaker Tissot, though. That’s because the two teamed up to host a basketball game atop the Aletsch glacier in Switzerland...
Via The Comeback
September 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Financial adviser who cost Duncan millions indicted for fraud

Professional athletes make a lot of money, which seems great at first glance, but can be a pain to deal with during their careers and long after they retire. Many people would love to have a life like Tom Brady, Mike Trout or LeBron James. All three and many more athletes like them make millions upon millions of dollars playing sports and being spokespersons for companies. While...
Via The Comeback
September 09, 2016  |  Discuss

Pau Gasol ‘a bit pissed’ about NBA 2K17 rating

San Antonio Spurs forward Pau Gasol isn’t too happy about his rating in NBA 2K17. But only because his brother, Marc, has a higher rating, of course. Pau appeared at the game’s premier in Madrid Wednesday and wasn’t shy about his feelings on the whole ordeal. Raúl Barrigón of HoopsHype.com captured the funny moment: Pau says, smiling, he’s a bit pissed his brother Marc...
Via The Sports Daily
September 07, 2016  |  Discuss

QUIZ: Name every first-round draft pick of the San Antonio Spurs since 1987

In 1987, the San Antonio Spurs won the NBA draft lottery and selected a player first overall who would change the shape of the franchise. The team hit big on the lottery once in 1997 and selected an even better player first overall who would go on to be one best in the game. Since 1987, the Spurs have had only 23 first-round draft picks - demonstrating the team's lasting success...
September 05, 2016  |  Discuss

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