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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 […]
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…)
Blazers’ Nicolas Batum knows a thing or two about San Antonio Spurs’ Boris Diaw. Not only do both hail from France, they have played together for Team France in international competition and have battled on the court in the NBA. However, at the end of the day, they are friends first and when Batum saw […]
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 […]
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 […]
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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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 […]
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” […]
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…)
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 […]
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 […]
According to Shams Charania of RealGM.com, the San Antonio Spurs are one of six teams with interest in Charlotte Hornets free agent Anthony Tolliver. The Los Angeles Clippers, Cleveland Cavaliers, Detroit Pistons, Washington Wizards, and Hornets all also have interest in Tolliver. Per Charania, teams are expecting a possible signing with Tolliver sometime next week. […]
Wednesday afternoon the San Antonio Spurs announced head coach Gregg Popovich agreed to a multi-year contract extension with the team. Per club policy, details were not announced, but Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports indicates it could range from four to five more seasons. Gregg Popovich has agreed to a contract extension, Spurs say in release. […]
Want a spot on the San Antonio Spurs roster? Well, you might want to read what Spurs G.M. R.C. Buford keeps in mind when he is looking for new talent. The 2014 NBA Executive of the Year has been masterful at retooling the Spurs and keeping them competitive year in and year out. Buford finds the right […]