Report: Gasol close to choosing Bulls

Friday afternoon, there were several reports that free agent Pau Gasol had narrowed his choices down to the Chicago Bulls and San Antonio Spurs. According to Jesus Sanchez of the Spanish paper Marca.com, Gasol is leaning toward the Bulls as his choice, if the sides can figure out a sign-and-trade. Finally, the power forward Catalan […]


Spurs defeat Kings in Summer League opener

No player played more than 30 minutes, five players scored in double-figures, and a group that has never played a Summer League game together only tallied 10 turnovers, as the San Antonio Spurs defeated the Sacramento Kings 85-69. Though the Kings led in the first half, it was rookie Bryce Cotton who began leading the […]

Spurs post job ad looking for new A/C operator

Game 1 of the 2014 NBA Finals between the San Antonio Spurs and Miami Heat became known as the night the AT&T Center’s air conditioning unit went kaput, creating a sauna in the arena. Fans were sweating, players were drenched in sweat an of course, it led to LeBron James’ leg cramping late in the […]

Video: Davis Bertans’ brother, Dairis, has nasty head injury at summer league

The brother of San Antonio Spurs foreign asset Davis Bertans, Dairis, is playing for the Boston Celtics Orlando Summer League squad and in a recent game versus Detroit, he had one nasty, head-on collision with the basketball stanchion.

Dairis was on the fast break, when he went up for the basket and was fouled by a Piston defender which resulted in the injury. Bertans was carried off the court in a stretcher, with his neck stabilized and his teammates cheering him on.

Dairis gave two thumbs up while on the stretched and looks like he will be alright. (more…)


Report: Lorbek, FC Barcelona discussing contract buyout

According to Sportando.com, Slovenian center Erazem Lorbek and FC Barcelona are in the process of a contract buyout with Lorbek entering the final year of his contract. Though he was originally drafted by the Indiana Pacers, Lorbek’s draft rights are held by the San Antonio Spurs, as they acquired Lorbek’s rights in the draft night […]


Pressure’s On: Who Needs to Perform in the Summer League

The San Antonio Spurs’ Summer League roster features a mix of former draft picks, current Spurs, and a hodgepodge group of young guys looking to make a splash. There are international players, USA-born players, and USA-born players playing internationally. Now the question is, who has the most to prove and who will step up in […]


Spurscast 336: New Car, Caviar

The San Antonio Spurs have taken care of both Boris Diaw and Patty Mills with three-year deals but the name grabbing the headlines around South Texas is that of Pau Gasol. The 34-year old Spaniard is currently weighing his options but is San Antonio the top contender for his next career destination?

The Spurs have also been busy  filling their Summer League roster. Rookie Kyle Anderson is ready to make his team debut and we will playing alongside a handful of previous Spurs draft picks. Will Deshaun Thomas or Marcus Denmon make the jump to the NBA? Are there other “no-names” that will rise from the ashes a la Gary Neal style?

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Parker has spoken to Gasol about playing with Spurs

In speaking with ESPN Deportes in Spain recently, San Antonio Spurs point guard Tony Parker was well aware of the situation where his team is one of several teams in the running to sign Los Angeles Lakers free agent Pau Gasol. According to Parker, he’s had conversations with Gasol about joining the Spurs, and even if […]


Before joining Spurs, Diaw was close to playing in Boston

Even though Boris Diaw will be staying in San Antonio for another  three years, back in 2012, he almost wore Boston Celtics green instead of the silver and black. San Antonio and Boston were his primary choices after he was bought out by Charlotte. Diaw was on the verge, and in his words, was “wooed” […]

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Audio: Danny Green says Spurs did not expect to have an easy march to NBA title

San Antonio Spurs’ Danny Green was a guest on “The David Glenn Show”and touched on many topics. Perhaps the biggest was Green admitting the Spurs did not expect to have a relatively easy march to the NBA title saying only Dallas gave the team their biggest challenge.

Green went on to talk about how confidence in himself has been the key to his success with the Spurs after being in and out of the league, and spending time in the D-League. (more…)

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Vegas bound, Anderson ready for early stage of NBA experience

SAN ANTONIO – For San Antonio Spurs rookie Kyle Anderson, he’s beginning the early stages of his NBA career Friday, as he’ll be participating in his first Summer League game in Las Vegas. Asked Wednesday about his early impressions of Anderson, Spurs Summer League head coach Ime Udoka used two traits that are described amongst […]

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Despite going undrafted, Cotton grateful for opportunity with Spurs

SAN ANTONIO – For Providence undrafted guard Bryce Cotton, not hearing his name called in both the first and second rounds of the 2014 NBA Draft was what he described as a “hurtful” experience. However, he never lost faith that he would find an opportunity to play in the NBA. “I believed something would pan […]