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Zooming In: Simmons’ performance vs. Nuggets

With San Antonio Spurs guard Manu Ginobili and forward Tim Duncan both back in San Antonio Friday evening for rest purposes, the team only had 13 active players available in the win against the Denver Nuggets. Minute’s distribution might have been important, since the team has a game back home in San Antonio Saturday against […]


Spurs get by Nuggets, win fourth straight

Highlights: For awhile it seemed like both the San Antonio Spurs and Denver Nuggets had too much turkey as the two teams met in a post Thanksgiving match up. However, that didn’t last long as Kawhi Leonard took control and led the Silver and Black to another win. Leonard scored 25 points as the […]


Aldridge and the 16-24 Foot Center Mid-Range Area

AT&T CENTER – Through 13 games with his new team, the San Antonio Spurs, forward LaMarcus Aldridge is in the process of getting acclimated to a whole new system on both ends of the floor, while learning to play alongside 14 new teammates, and understanding the game plan under a new head coach and coaching […]


Leonard’s late three stuffs Mavs in Texas-sized thriller

Highlights: Before the turkey gets trimmed and the cranberry sauce flows, the San Antonio Spurs had some business to take care of in the form of the Dallas Mavericks. Kawhi Leonard gave the Silver and Black faithful something to thankful for as he stuffed the in-state rivals. Leonard’s late three-pointer with 15.1 seconds remaining […]


Aldridge to return vs. Mavericks, Carlisle says Spurs are ‘stacked’

AT&T CENTER – After missing two games in a row with a mild sprain in his left ankle, forward LaMarcus Aldridge will return to the San Antonio Spurs’ lineup Wednesday, as the team hosts the Dallas Mavericks. On the opposite end of the arena, Mavericks Head Coach Rick Carlisle gave his take on this 2016 […]


5 things to watch: Spurs vs. Mavs

The San Antonio Spurs (11-3) will host intradivision rivals Dallas Mavericks tonight in San Antonio. The Spurs are coming off a 98-84 win over the Suns. Kawhi Leonard led the team with 24 points while Tony Parker kicked in 20 points in the San Antonio win. And as the Spurs look to remain undefeated at home, […]

San Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard runs up court after scoring a basket during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Charlotte Hornets, Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015, in San Antonio. (AP Photo/Darren Abate)

The Spurs and Limiting Opponent 3-pointers

AT&T CENTER – Back in late October during the preseason, San Antonio Spurs Head Coach Gregg Popovich was asked about losing some of the team’s 3-point shooting in the offseason and how it would impact the team this season. That day, on October 23, Popovich said the team would have to make more twos this […]


Spurs stay perfect at home with win over Suns

Highlights: AT&T Center – The San Antonio Spurs defense has improved greatly over the course of the season. However, their offense is still a work in progress. On Monday, Kawhi Leonard led his team to victory and showed he too has improved in season No. 5. Leonard finished with 24 points and 13 rebounds […]


Aldridge, Bledsoe to both sit in Spurs – Suns match

AT&T CENTER – When the San Antonio Spurs (10-3) and Phoenix Suns (7-6) meet for the first time this season at 7:30 PM CST Monday, both teams will be without two of their key players. LaMarcus Aldridge will miss his second consecutive game with the Spurs, as he’s dealing with a mild sprain in his left […]

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Keeping An Eye On Contenders: The Spurs’ Early Top-Level Defense

The NBA season is four weeks old and we find ourselves moving into the thick of the schedule. The long haul of 82 games can become a daunting journey through the peaks and valleys of competition. With the excitement of the return of basketball over, the reality of the lengthy trek towards the playoffs is […]

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5 things to watch: Spurs vs. Suns

The San Antonio Spurs (10-3) will look to remain undefeated at home as they host the Phoenix Suns. The Spurs are coming off a 92-82 win over the Grizzlies. Spurs’ Kawhi Leonard recorded a game-high 19 points, while Manu Ginobili returned from a two-game absence and scored 15 points, grabbed 4 rebounds and had 2 […]


Parker’s Early Flashes of Former Self

AT&T CENTER – “Too much Tony Parker.” Along with Manu Ginobili and the rest of the San Antonio Spurs, Parker was a problem for the defense for Memphis Saturday evening, according to Grizzlies Head Coach Dave Joerger. Parker finished the game with 18 points in two quarters, and though he would go scoreless in the […]


Spurs claw past Grizzlies to remain perfect at home

Highlights: AT&T Center – The San Antonio Spurs know they let one slip away in New Orleans on Friday night, but lucky for them – they had a game the very next day. Despite some sloppy play and missing a key player, the Silver and Black clawed their way to another win. Kawhi Leonard […]

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Aldridge to miss game vs Memphis, Ginobili will return against Grizzlies

AT&T CENTER – The San Antonio Spurs announced forward LaMarcus Aldridge will miss his first game of the season with a mild left ankle sprain, as the Spurs (9-3) host the Memphis Grizzlies (7-6) Saturday. Friday in New Orleans, Aldridge suffered the ankle sprain in the first half against the Pelicans, but he did return […]


Spurs win streak snapped with surprising loss to Pelicans

Highlights: The look on the faces of the San Antonio Spurs said it all. Shock. Surprised. Most of all, frustrated. The five-time champions came to New Orleans and were left with a bad taste in their mouths. That’s been a familiar taste in The Big Easy as of late. Kawhi Leonard finished with 22 […]


5 things to watch: Spurs vs. Pelicans

The San Antonio Spurs (9-2) will visit the New Orleans Pelicans (1-11) tonight in the Smoothie King Center. The Spurs are coming off a 109-98 win over the Nuggets. Tony Parker tallied a season-high 25 points to go along with 9 assists while off the bench, Patty Mills also recorded a season-high with 17 points. […]

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Inside A Possession: Parker – Duncan layup vs. Nuggets

In the San Antonio Spurs’ 109-98 victory over the Denver Nuggets Wednesday, the Spurs finished with 33 assists, while shooting 48.8% from the floor. The Nuggets came into the match with the 20th ranked defense in the league, and on the opening possession of the game for San Antonio, the first set they ran indicated […]


Spurscast 380: So Good…

In the 2013-14 championship season, the San Antonio Spurs made it to December with only three losses (14-3). This current version of the Silver and Black is off to a 9-2 start with seven games remaining in November. Could the Spurs best their 13′-14′ title campaign start? Much to the delight of fans, Tony Parker and Manu Ginobili look fresh and are making plays once again. But are these performances sustainable for the old guards?


San Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard runs up court after scoring a basket during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Charlotte Hornets, Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015, in San Antonio. (AP Photo/Darren Abate)

Gallinari latest forward to face defense of Spurs, Leonard

AT&T CENTER – Heading into Wednesday’s contest between the San Antonio Spurs and Denver Nuggets, forward Danilo Gallinari had been leading his team in scoring with 19.1 points per game, while attempting 13.2 shots per game, and shooting 43.4% from the floor. After being guarded by the reigning Defensive Player of the Year in Kawhi […]