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Slovenia announces Lorbek won’t play in World Cup

Wednesday the Slovenian National team announced Erazem Lorbek would not be suiting up with the team at the end of the month in the 2014 FIBA World Cup in Spain. After undergoing an MRI and several medical exams, Lorbek is still dealing with a chronic knee issue that has been lingering since last season with […]

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Report: Spurs ownership close to taking over Talons

The San Antonio Talons of the Arena Football League (AFL) have until Saturday to find a new owner for the franchise, or else their future as a team could be in jeopardy. Some positive luck might be headed the Talons’ way, as Don Harris of News4SanAntonio.com is reporting Spurs Sports and Entertainment  might be in […]

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Tony Parker’s quite lucky

With the expected Kevin Love trade and issues slowly dissipating into the background, Tom Haberstroh of ESPN.com decided it would be cool to assess why Love has never gotten any ‘love’ from Minnesota in terms of roster help. Love has never gotten the chance to play with another All-Star caliber teammate and hasn’t even gotten […]

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Baynes, Australia defeat Diaw, France in friendly match

A pair of big men from the San Antonio Spurs’ 2014 championship squad faced off Sunday in FIBA exhibition play, as Aron Baynes and Australia held off Boris Diaw and France 76-74 in Antibes, France. Baynes once again led the Australians in scoring with 21 points, while he also grabbed nine rebounds, dished two assists, […]

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Enel Brindisi signs Marcus Denmon

The Italian basketball club Enel Brindisi announced the signing of San Antonio Spurs 2012 second round draftee Marcus Denmon Saturday. With Denmon signing to play in Italy next season, this move likely omits any chance of Denmon being invited to the Spurs’ 2014 training camp in October, which also means there’s no chance he’ll play […]

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The Spurs and the Elevator

During their 2014 NBA Championship run, the San Antonio Spurs shot 40.9% from 3-point range and averaged 22.2 assists per game in their 23 playoff games. Being able to knock down 3-pointers and tally some of those assists mostly came from Spot-Up three point shots, or 3-pointers in transition from the Spurs. However, a number […]

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Joseph tallies 11 assists in Canada’s win over Angola

After scoring 19 points against both Spain and Turkey in FIBA exhibition play, San Antonio Spurs guard Cory Joseph utilized another element of his offense – his passing Tuesday, in Canada’s 89-65 victory over Angola. Joseph once more cracked the double-digit scoring mark with 12 points on 4-of-7 shooting, but it was his 11 assists […]

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Summer League and the Spurs’ offense

If you watch the San Antonio Spurs and their offense, then you not only just became a good friend of mine, but you probably appreciate team basketball. It may not have been the real team out there this summer in Las Vegas, but they sure did do their best to imitate them. For a video […]

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Report: Spurs to receive rings opening night vs. Mavericks in San Antonio

Though the full NBA regular season schedule isn’t expected to be released until 5 PM CST on Wednesday, ESPN’s Marc Sterin is reporting the San Antonio Spurs, winners of the 2014 NBA Championship, will be receiving their championship rings and new fifth title banner on October 28, against their Texas rival Dallas Mavericks. Ring Night […]

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The Bounce-Back Season of Manu Ginobili

In a recent interview with the Argentinean site La Nacion, San Antonio Spurs guard Manu Ginobili had an interesting comment regarding his future in the NBA, when asked how long he planned on playing before retiring. “If I feel like I did this past season, I’ll keep going for sure,” said Ginobili. “If I feel […]

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FIBA exhibition matches: Joseph, Canada defeat Turkey; Diaw sits out vs. Serbia

With the San Antonio Spurs currently in the offseason, guard Cory Joseph, forward Boris Diaw, and center Tiago Splitter are all participating in FIBA exhibition play, as Diaw (France) and Splitter (Brazil) are preparing for the 2014 FIBA World Cup later this month, while Joseph and Canada are trying to gain as much experience as […]

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Report: Deshaun Thomas to sign with Italian club Sidigas Avellino

It looks like San Antonio Spurs draftee Deshaun Thomas won’t be on the Spurs’ training camp roster this October, as Sportando.com is reporting Thomas is close to signing with the Italian club Sidigas Avellino. DeShaun Thomas is finalizing a deal with Sidigas Avellino, according to source. Thomas was part of the Spurs’ 2014 Summer League […]

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Ginobili “98%” done playing with Argentina, speaks about future with Spurs

In an interview with Canchallena.LaNacion.com Friday (translated in English by Jesus Gomez of PoundingtheRock.com), San Antonio Spurs guard Manu Ginobili spoke about his future with both the San Antonio Spurs and Argentine National team. On his future with the Argentine National team, Ginobili said he is “98%” done playing with the team at the moment, […]

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