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Aldridge continues to get more comfortable with Spurs as All-Star Break approaches

On Monday, San Antonio Spurs forward LaMarcus Aldridge was named the Western Conference Player of the Week for games played February 1-7. After earning the recognition, Aldridge followed with a 28-point and 21-point performance in back-to-back wins Tuesday against the Miami Heat, and Wednesday in Orlando against the Magic. Through 49 games as a Spur, […]

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Spurs gain late game experience in close victory vs Lakers

AT&T CENTER – With 2:25 left in the fourth quarter Saturday, the San Antonio Spurs were tied at 99 with the Los Angeles Lakers. For this Spurs team, close late game situations have not come often, as San Antonio beats the average opponent by a league best 13.4 points per game. 34 of the Spurs’ […]

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Three days into February for Aldridge

AT&T CENTER – A two-game sample size usually wouldn’t get much attention during the middle of the NBA season in early February, however, for the San Antonio Spurs and one of their newest members – LaMarcus Aldridge, Aldridge’s production in his first two games of February have been quite significant, as he’s set a season […]

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Spurs continue to bounce back with wins after losses

AT&T CENTER – Less than a week ago, Houston Rockets Head Coach J.B. Bickerstaff stood in the hallway of the visitor’s locker room for his pregame interview before the San Antonio Spurs played the Rockets, and he was asked this question, “Do you wish you weren’t playing the Spurs after their worst loss of the […]

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Wrapping up the Spurs’ January

Despite falling twice in the final week of January, the San Antonio Spurs finished with the third best record in the month at 11-2, as San Antonio outscored the average opponent by 12.8 points per game in January. With soreness in Tim Duncan’s right knee, the Spurs went 1-2 in their final three games of […]

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League’s Coaches choose, Aldridge an All-Star

Thursday evening the NBA announced the reserves for the Eastern and Western Conference All-Star teams, for the game that will take place on February 14th in Toronto. Among the seven reserves for the Western Conference All-Star team was San Antonio Spurs forward LaMarcus Aldridge, who has now made the All-Star team in five straight seasons […]

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Don’t worry about the Spurs in loss to Warriors

On Monday night, the San Antonio Spurs went into Oracle to play the most anticipated game of the NBA season. It was the first meeting between the two teams who are far and away the best in basketball right now, and the buzz was inescapable all week. It had all the makings of an epic […]

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Zooming In: Aldridge vs Rockets this season

AT&T CENTER – “He was very aggressive. He did a fine job at both ends of the court.” Those were the words of Spurs Head Coach Gregg Popovich Wednesday, after one of his big men, LaMarcus Aldridge, had a productive bounce back game against the Houston Rockets, with Aldridge coming off a season low five […]

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A Defensive Perspective: Spurs and Warriors

The matchup most NBA fans have been anticipating is set to take place Monday evening, as the top-seeded Golden State Warriors (40-4) will face the team right on their tail, the San Antonio Spurs (38-6), in the first matchup this season between the two powerhouses. On both sides of the court, both teams are elite, […]

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Discussing several topics regarding the Spurs with the Drive and Dish Podcast

Project Spurs recently joined the Drive and Dish Podcast to discuss a number of topics regarding the San Antonio Spurs. From the Spurs’ ability to rest midway through the season due to large leads, whether or not Kawhi Leonard is an underrated superstar, the new roles for Tim Duncan and Tony Parker with the signing of […]

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Spurs’ spacing vs Mavericks’ Small Ball Lineup

AT&T CENTER – With 8:36 minutes left in the third quarter Sunday, the San Antonio Spurs led the Dallas Mavericks 50-38. Spurs forward LaMarcus Aldridge had just made an and-one play with a 3-foot layup and he was about to go to the free throw line to complete the sequence. With time stopped, Mavericks Head […]

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Spurs call on their defense to get out of hole vs Cavaliers

AT&T CENTER – “I thought we stopped moving the ball as well as we were early. Obviously, they picked up their defense too, that’s part of it.” Those were the words of Cleveland Cavaliers Head Coach David Blatt, after his team fell to the San Antonio Spurs 99-95 Thursday, on a night where Cleveland had […]

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Aldridge’s scoring through 40 games

In the San Antonio Spurs’ 109-99 victory over the Detroit Pistons Tuesday, new Spur LaMarcus Aldridge scored 22 points and grabbed 13 rebounds. For Aldridge, it was his 11th game as a Spur scoring 20 or more points, but also, since December, it was Aldridge’s 7th time this season scoring 20 or more points in […]

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Guest writer: Who are the biggest threats to the Spurs?

Guillermo Paz, a columnist on former Spur Fabricio Oberto´s podcast at dtmb.co and covers entertainment at seriesandtv.com, wrote an early preview of who he thinks are the biggest threats to the San Antonio Spurs in their pursuit of a 6th NBA championship this season. When you watch the NBA this season, you see two runaway […]

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Dear Kawhi

Dear Kawhi, I wanted to thank you for being the quiet, humble superstar that you are. Even though you’re playing at an elite level, you do not get the respect or appreciation that you deserve from the national media and NBA fans because you wear the silver and black and don’t pound your chest. There […]

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Spurs’ points in paint increase as season progresses

AT&T CENTER – In their close victory over the New York Knicks Friday, the San Antonio Spurs scored 60 of their 100 points from the paint. With the frontcourt of Kawhi Leonard (19 points), LaMarcus Aldridge (16 points), Boris Diaw (8 points), Tim Duncan (7 points) and David West (6 points), the Spurs were able […]

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Amount of rest for Spurs through 37 games

AT&T CENTER – Through 37 games this season, the San Antonio Spurs are 31-6 and they have the largest point differential in the NBA, as they’re outscoring teams by 14.2 points per game on the average night. With 14 point wins happening on the average night, the opportunity for some of the Spurs’ core players […]

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The Spurs’ Assists through 36 games

After tallying 31 assists against the Houston Rockets on Saturday, the San Antonio Spurs collected even more assists against the Milwaukee Bucks on Monday, as San Antonio totaled 32 assists on 49 made shots Monday evening. For the Spurs, it was their sixth game this season collecting over 30 assists in a game through 36 […]

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Zooming In: Green’s shooting and defense key vs Rockets

AT&T CENTER – Saturday San Antonio Spurs guard Danny Green did something he hadn’t done since last April – make six 3-pointers in a regular season game. With the Spurs looking to bounce back from a Christmas Day loss to the Houston Rockets, Green was one of four Spurs to score over 17 points, as […]

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