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About A Loss: Spurs 81, Bulls 104

Heading into halftime Thursday in Chicago, behind 14 second quarter points from Kawhi Leonard, the San Antonio Spurs would go into the half trailing the Bulls by six points. After the half however, the game turned into a rout, as the Bulls built a 25 point lead in the first eight minutes of the third […]

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About A Win: Spurs 109, Nuggets 99

Heading into the fourth quarter Tuesday, the San Antonio Spurs held a slim 80-76 lead, as the Spurs just couldn’t pull away from the Nuggets in Denver in the first three quarters. However, in the first three minutes of the fourth quarter, the Spurs would kick the quarter off with an 11-2 run, guided by […]

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About A Win: Spurs 89, Jazz 69

AT&T CENTER – Sunday evening the San Antonio Spurs were able to do something they hadn’t done since November 21, 2014 – win three games in a row. In what was a tough night getting shots to go in, the Spurs were able to rely on their defense throughout the game to blast the visiting […]

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About A Win: Spurs 110, Blazers 96

AT&T CENTER – After missing the last 15 games with a bruised right hand, San Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard returned to the starting lineup Friday against the Portland Trail Blazers, where Leonard displayed what the Spurs had been missing in his absence. In 31 minutes of play, Leonard led the Spurs with 20 points, […]

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Before Tip-Off: Leonard will return, start vs. Blazers

AT&T CENTER – After missing 13 games in a row and 22 of his team’s 40 games overall, San Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard will make his return to the lineup Friday, as Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich announced Leonard will start against the Portland Trail Blazers (30-9). Popovich says Leonard won’t be on a […]

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Building the Machine (Volume 4)

After Volume 3 of the season long ‘Building the Machine’ series, the San Antonio Spurs sat at 18-12 through their first 30 games of the season. When Volume 3 was released, the Spurs had faced their toughest 10-game stretch yet, as the team was 3-7 in those 10 games. Though 6-4 in their games 31-40 […]

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About A Win: Spurs 98, Hornets 93

After allowing a one-time 16-point lead to dwindle down to just one point in the fourth quarter Wednesday, the San Antonio Spurs would look for answer on their roster to help carry them through the final quarter, as the Charlotte Hornets were on the verge of making a full comeback. That answer, a 37-year old […]

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About A Loss: Spurs 93, Wizards 101

Heading into Washington Tuesday, the San Antonio Spurs were trying to do something they hadn’t done since November 21, 2014 – win three games in a row. After battling back from an 11-point second half deficit Tuesday, and even taking the lead on a few possessions, the Spurs couldn’t come up with the stops needed […]

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3 observations: Mills & Joseph, Spurs’ improving defense, January schedule

Saturday the San Antonio Spurs improved to 23-15 with a 100-89 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves. The backcourt of Cory Joseph and Patty Mills has made an early impact since Mills returned to the lineup, while the Spurs’ defense overall has also improved since Mills’ return. Below are three observations that have been made after […]

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About A Win: Spurs 108, Timberwolves 93

With Marco Belinelli out with a mild strain to his left groin, Kawhi Leonard out with a bruised right hand, and Kyle Anderson still returning from injury in limited minutes, the San Antonio Spurs played Austin Daye nearly 36 minutes in Minnesota at the small forward position. Daye, who had only played in 23 games […]

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About A Win: Spurs 100, Suns 95

Heading into the fourth quarter Friday down 69-59 to the Phoenix Suns, the San Antonio Spurs looked like they were on the verge of dropping their 16th loss of the season, as the team was held to a season low 10 points in the third quarter. However, behind a second unit of Cory Joseph, Patty […]

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Report: Spurs to be honored at White House Monday

According to Ira Winderman, a beat writer who covers the Miami Heat for the South Florida Sun Sentinel, the 2014 NBA Champion San Antonio Spurs are expected to be honored at the White House on Monday (01/12/2015), a day before San Antonio faces the Wizards in Washington next Tuesday. The final reality: Spurs to be […]

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