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Prospect Watch: Spurs worked out Arizona’s McConnell

As the 2015 NBA Draft is now less than a month away, the San Antonio Spurs and other NBA teams have continued to evaluate and work-out potential draft prospects, as the latest name to work out for San Antonio, is Arizona’s T.J. McConnell. This,

OAKLAND, CA - NOVEMBER 01:  Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors tries to get the crowd louder during their game against the Los Angeles Lakers at ORACLE Arena on November 1, 2014 in Oakland, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Under Armour and Steph Curry did some copycat work in new commercial

Stephen Curry and Under Armour put out a neat commercial congratulating the star on winning the NBA’s MVP trophy for the 2014-15 season. However, what they didn’t do that was cool was copy a quote from the great poet Jacob Riis. If you listen closely. you’ll notice the deep voice says this: “When nothing seems […]

Video: Cory Joseph takes his family to school on the court

There’s nothing like making sure your game is in tip-top shape when you’re an NBA player.

And what better way to make sure your game is raring to go other than taking your family on the court and making them look silly if you’re San Antonio Spurs guard Cory Joseph.

Shot back in January, Joseph and his aunt, uncle and mom, were at the Spurs’ practice facility when he pretty much crossed-up his aunt en route to the layup. (more…)

Video: The Curious Case of Tim Duncan

While his contemporaries such as Kobe Bryant, Kevin Garnett, Vince Carter and the retired Steve Nash all have succumbed to Father Time, San Antonio Spurs’ Tim Duncan continues to play at a high level, despite 18 seasons in the NBA.

Duncan may well be in his 30’s but age hasn’t stopped him on the court and he even was named to the All-NBA Third Team this season. Indeed, TD just seems to get better with age. Perhaps he is the real life “Benjamin Button” of the NBA!

Check out this animation of “The Curious Case of Tim Duncan” including a creepy looking coach Gregg Popovich holding Duncan like a baby. (more…)

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Spurs offer Royce White a Summer League roster spot

The San Antonio Spurs have offered former Houston 2012 NBA first round draft pick, Royce White, a spot on their Summer League roster. White, who battled anxiety issues (in particular flying in planes), is a free agent and is one the comeback trail hoping to re-launch his NBA career. Now a free agent, he has offers […]

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On Danny Green and the NBA defensive team

San Antonio Spurs fans know that Danny Green was a large part of the defensive persistence that led the team to the third ranked (by points allowed) defense in the NBA this season.  His ability to cover both guards and small forwards gave the Spurs the versatility they needed propel them into the playoffs. The […]

LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 19:  Tim Duncan #21 of the San Antonio Spurs looks for a rebound during the game against the Los Angeles Clippers at Staples Center on February 19, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and condition of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Duncan named to All-NBA Third Team

While Spurs fans wait for Tim Duncan’s decision on whether or not he will return for another season, the 39-year-old has added yet another honor to his already impressive resume. Duncan was named to the All-NBA Third Team for the 2014-15 season, the league announced on Thursday. This is the 15th time the forward has […]

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Spurs worked out Syracuse’s Rakeem Christmas

As the 2015 NBA Draft is still a month away, the San Antonio Spurs have continued the process of evaluating potential draft prospects, and the latest name to work out for the Spurs, is Syracuse’s center Rakeem Christmas. From Mike Waters of Syracuse.com: Christmas had his first post-Chicago workout on Monday as he visited the […]

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Spurscast 364: Guessing Game

The San Antonio Spurs face a selection of numerous paths this offseason. Only five players have guaranteed contracts and two of the pending free agents are future Hall of Famers in Tim Duncan and Manu Ginobili. It is still unknown whether or not Tim and Manu will suit up for one more season and only six weeks remain till free agency begins. San Antonio must also address the Danny Green conundrum and the team future of Cory Joseph, Jeff Ayres, Aron Baynes, Marco Belinelli, and Matt Bonner. Very much could change but the Spurs could also roll once more with a familiar cast.

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PORTLAND, OR - MAY 12: Tony Parker #9 of the San Antonio Spurs glares over at the bench in the second half of Game Four of the Western Conference Semifinals against the Portland Trail Blazers during the 2014 NBA Playoffs at the Moda Center on May 12, 2014 in Portland, Oregon. The Blazers won the game 103-92. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images)

Tony Parker’s minutes to be heavily managed with Team France

Well here’s some reassuring news for the San Antonio Spurs and Tony Parker. As you may well know, Parker is set to play for Team France this summer at Eurobasket 2015 despite admitting he wasn’t 100 percent physically during the 2014-15 NBA season. However, Team France’s head coach Vincent Collett has taken into consideration TP’s […]

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The Spurs’ Plan Does Not Include The Draft

On Tuesday night the formerly hapless Minnesota Timberwolves won the NBA Draft Lottery. Obviously they are looking to pair an All-Star caliber player with the reigning NBA Rookie of The Year, Andrew Wiggins. Nothing new to report there. The mysticism that surrounds the lottery is intense. There is an unwavering belief that the winner of […]

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Editorial: 2015 Christmas Jerseys Released

As the self appointed judge of all things uniforms I feel compelled to weigh in on the 2015 NBA Christmas Day Game uniforms. The NBA, and their design teams, hit a home run- so to speak. These uniforms are great. The scrolling font on the front of the jersey is hardens back to the classics. […]

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