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Messina takes over coaching duties in Popovich’s medical related absence

AT&T CENTER – There’s a first time for everything, and San Antonio Spurs assistant coach Ettore Messina will indeed make his mark in NBA history, as he’ll become the first Italian born coach, to be the head coach of an NBA game Wednesday when the Spurs host the Indiana Pacers. “Pop had this minor medical […]

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5 things to watch: Spurs vs. Pacers

The San Antonio Spurs (9-4) will host the Indiana Pacers (5-8) tonight at the AT&T Center. The Spurs are coming off a 99-87 win over the Nets in San Antonio. Tony Parker paced the Spurs with 22 points and 7 assists, while Kawhi Leonard finished with 21 points and 9 rebounds. The Pacers are coming […]

Video: Patty Mills stars in local San Antonio Air Conditioning commercial

It’s not just Tim Duncan who gets to star in his own TV commercial. Now, San Antonio Spurs guard Patty Mills can boast he is the star of his own local San Antonio TV ad.

Aside from joining Duncan, Manu Ginobili, Kawhi Leaonrd and Tony Parker in the infamous H-E-B commercials, Mills gets the spotlight for himself as a pitchman for a San Antonio air conditioning company where they play on Australian expressions such as “down under” and “mate” as well as play on his ability to knock down the three point shot. (more…)

Video: Davis Bertans makes improbable three pointer

There’s no doubt San Antonio Spurs overseas prospect, forward Davis Bertans, can light it up from seemingly anywhere on the court.

Case in point, his recent game for Spanish club Laboral Kuxta but versus FIATC Joventut, Davis launched a shot from the half-court line with time winding down in the game, only to see the ball take a very high bounce off the rim and have it come straight back down through the net!

Unfortunately, Davis and Laboral lost the game despite his miracle three-pointer finding the bottom of the net. (more…)

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Leonard still on road to recovery

Kawhi Leonard missed all but one pre-season game and the season opener with an eye infection followed by the worst case of conjunctivitis in the history of mankind.  Recently, in an interview with the San Antonio Express-News, the Spurs guard revealed that he still has not recovered completely from it. Leonard stated that he still […]

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Fortune Smiles on Kyle Anderson

San Antonio Spurs rookie forward Kyle Anderson has always wanted to play basketball at the highest level, and it became well-publicized immediately after the 2014 draft that Anderson not only hoped to be drafted, but hoped to be drafted by the Spurs.  Fast forward five months and Anderson has gotten his wish and is poised […]

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Memphis GM Wallace says Marc Gasol isn’t going anywhere

There’s been quite the buzz surrounding the San Antonio Spurs and the possibility of the team trying to sign Memphis’ Marc Gasol once he becomes a free agent this summer as a replacement for Tim Duncan should he retire after this season. It would be a huge signing for the Spurs and make for a […]

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Monday notes: Anderson recalled from Austin, Spurs still interested in Allen?

Monday the San Antonio Spurs recalled rookie Kyle Anderson from the Austin Spurs, where Anderson scored 18 points, grabbed 11 rebounds, and threw six assists in 41 minutes, in the Spurs’ 110-105 win over the Santa Cruz Warriors on Sunday. With Marco Belinelli returning to the lineup, and when Cory Joseph fully heals from his […]

Watch Tim Duncan show Corey Brewer how to do a proper flop

During the recent San Antonio Spurs-Minnesota Timberwolves contest, Wolves’ Corey Brewer was caught in a Tim Duncan pick which sent Corey into one sweet flop.

However, Duncan took exception to the flop and shortly after, he did his own flop to show Brewer how it’s done.

Check out TD giving Brewer a lesson in flopping. (more…)

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Spurs’ slight glimpse of normalcy

With four victories in a row this past week over the Philadelphia 76ers, Cleveland Cavaliers, Minnesota Timberwolves, and Brooklyn Nets, the San Antonio Spurs improved to 9-4 overall, and for those four games, the offense, specifically the 3-pointers, finally found a consistent rhythm. On Monday before the Spurs defeated the 76ers, I asked forward Jeff […]

Spurs Re-Assign Anderson To Austin

The San Antonio Spurs placed forward Kyle Anderson on re-assignment today and sent him to the Austin Spurs. Anderson is averaging one point and three rebounds per game while logging just under 15 minutes per contest. Anderson has struggled with the Spurs offensively and the assignment to Austin is undoubtedly to help the rookie from […]

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No Sleep till Brooklyn: Spurs Beat Nets 99-87 on Short Turn-Around

AT&T CENTER – After Friday night’s obliteration of the young Timberwolves up in the frozen wasteland of Minnesota, the San Antonio Spurs returned home the following night to defend their floor against the Brooklyn Nets. The result was a 99-87 victory, giving the Spurs their fourth straight win and their seventh within their last eight games.

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