It’s a Christmas Day showdown as West powerhouses San Antonio Spurs (18-11) and OKC Thunder (13-16) meet for the first time in San Antonio since last season’s Western Conference Finals which saw the Spurs defeat the Thunder in six games. The Spurs are coming off a 125-118 win over the Clippers. Tony Parker had 26 […]
File this under pure awesomeness. San Antonio Spurs’ Matt Bonner will be sporting a fresh adidas custom made Christmas sneakers when the Spurs face the Thunder tomorrow in San Antonio. Complete with holiday colors, the shoe has his No. 15 on the tongue. Check out Red Mamba’s kicks and let us know what you think […]
The following was inspired by Bloguin’s own Outside Corner. A good majority of you will be celebrating Christmas Eve and Christmas Day with family and friends. However, some of you may have already celebrated “Festivus,” the holiday created by the sitcom “Seinfeld.” Haven’t heard of “Festivus,” here is what it’s all about.
It’s not uncommon to see covers and parodies of popular songs on the internet and YouTube. Did you ever think you would see a remixed San Antonio Spurs song though?
This one is done to the tune of Meghan Trainor’s “All About That Bass” and it is significantly better than the original. (more…)
Former NBA legend, guard John Stockton, was a guest on NBA Radio on Sirius XM and flat out said today’s NBA game is soft. Stockton pointed out the fact players can’t touch another player without a whistle. Stockton used examples of tough defenders he faced, such as Derek Harper, and how he enjoyed the challenge. […]
During last night’s San Antonio Spurs’ win over the Los Angeles Clippers, Manu Ginobili was heading right to the rim and just had DeAndre Jordan in his way to the basket.
So what did Manu do? Just totally fake out Jordan not once but twice in one play.
Check out this awesome play by No. 20 which has to be one of the highlights of the year! And if that wasn’t enough, Manu decided to display other incredible feats such as the no-look pass to Danny Green.
AT&T CENTER – When the San Antonio Spurs were missing point guard Tony Parker due to a hamstring injury last week, the Spurs struggled to earn a win, dropping four straight games. With Parker back in the fold, and able to breakdown a defense, San Antonio found themselves victorious Monday evening, as they held on […]
AT&T CENTER – The San Antonio Spurs (17-11) are looking to bounce back from a four-game losing streak Monday evening, as they will host the Los Angeles Clippers (19-8). In his pregame press conference, San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich announced injured guard Tony Parker would return to the starting lineup and play “some” […]
The San Antonio Spurs (17-11) will host the Los Angeles Clippers and look to snap a 4-game losing streak. The Spurs are coming off a 93-99 loss to Dallas. Marco Belinelli scored 21 points in the losing effort. The Spurs beat the Clippers 89-85 earlier this season in Los Angeles. And as the Spurs look to […]
San Antonio Spurs’ Kawhi Leonard recently posted a photo on Twitter showing off his sweet new Jordan sneakers. Although they don’t have the Spurs colors, they are white with light blue coloring. His jersey number is on the back of the sneakers complete with the classic Air Jordan logo.
The San Antonio Spurs played five games in seven days, including two consecutive triple overtime games this week, the week from hell in other words. It is what some have called the toughest stretch for the Silver and Black in recent memory. It came to an end on Saturday night, but not without a tough […]
ESPN has trotted out brand new NBA commercials featuring Santa Claus to promote their slew of NBA games coming this Christmas Day. One of the commercials has Santa doing his best Gregg Popovich impersonation and frankly, he nailed it! From Pop’s short answers, grouchiness and demeanor, Santa Claus nailed the San Antonio Spurs head coach […]
The San Antonio Spurs (17-10) will look to snap a 2-game losing streak as they will visit in-state rival Dallas Mavericks (19-8) with new point guard Rajon Rondo. The Spurs have beaten the Mavs earlier this season 101-100 in San Antonio. The Spurs are coming off back-to-back heartbreaking triple-overtime loss this time to the Blazers. […]
AT&T CENTER – “I’m proud of the whole team and what they’ve done,” said San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich Friday evening, after his team fell for a second straight game in triple-overtime, but this time to the Portland Trail Blazers 129-119. “It’s a different group every night,” continued Popovich. “It would almost be […]
AT&T CENTER – After falling in their last two games, the San Antonio Spurs (17-9) are looking to rebound with a win Friday evening against the visiting Portland Trail Blazers (20-6). Both teams will be without some of their core players, as Tony Parker (left hamstring) and Kawhi Leonard (right hand) will be out for San Antonio, while Robin Lopez (right hand fracture) and Nicolas Batum (right wrist/left knee) will be out for Portland.
After Wednesday’s triple-overtime thriller between the Spurs and Memphis Grizzlies, Popovich confirmed that Tim Duncan and the rest of the group is expected to play, despite the increase of minutes most of the core players played on Wednesday.
In the audio pregame report, I spoke about some of the key topics from Spurs Head Coach Gregg Popovich’s pregame media session, including the latest on Leonard and Parker’s injuries, Popovich’s “no thoughts” comment on the Rajon Rondo trade, and I also spoke with a few players like Kyle Anderson on his post play and Tiago Splitter, on how his calf is feeling thus far.