It was no question that Mario Chalmers struggled mightily in the 2014 NBA Finals. For the first time since the San Antonio Spurs manhandled the Heat, Chalmers admits the problem within himself, but pointed some blame to the rest of his team, too. “You know, for the first time in my career, I felt like […]
Everyone has his or her special talents. For Leonardo DiCaprio, it’s acting. For Eminem, it’s rapping. For Tim Duncan, it’s basketball. And for some it is making art out of empty cans. Ford, Powell & Carson Architects, with Pugh Constructors & Clearly Zimmermann Engineers, took home the top award at the 9th Annual Canstruction Can […]
San Antonio Spurs center Tiago Splitter and Brazil have been eliminated from the 2014 FIBA World Cup today with a 56-84 loss to Serbia in the tournament’s quarterfinals. Tiago Splitter struggled with his shot early on, but made up for it with rebounding and a very nice interior pass to a cutting Vieira for an […]
Today’s game between Brazil and Egypt was a classic example of David vs. Goliath. Only Goliath had no intention of ever being defeated. Brazil came out and squashed any hope Egypt had within the first three minutes. At the 6:55 mark left in the first quarter, Brazil had already jumped out to a 13-0 lead […]
San Antonio Spur Boris Diaw and his fellow French countrymen fell to the Gasol brothers and Spain 88-64 during Group A play of the 2014 FIBA World Cup. Diaw struggled against the height of Spain, shooting only 17% from the floor, and finishing with three points. Only one of his shots came in the paint […]
The legend of San Antonio Spurs’ Manu Ginobili continues to grow. Earlier today, the Argentine superstar posted a picture on Twitter of a statue of himself in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Vieja: no me recibí de médico, pero me hicieron una estatua en Buenos Aires!
Per source, the San Antonio Spurs have signed Josh Davis, a recent graduate of San Diego State who went undrafted in the 2014 NBA Draft. Davis, a 6’8” combo forward whom mainly plays at the four, saw his offensive game decline in his senior season at San Diego State. Previously, at Tulane, Davis averaged 17.6 […]
The times they are a-changin. Bob Dylan said it back in 1964, and it still holds truth. Games are much more complex than Pong, 21 Jump Street went from a TV series to a movie with a sequel, and the Rugrats are all grown up. Amongst those ch-ch-changes is the death of the dominant center […]
It seems like two San Antonio Spurs draftees are going to be teaming up next season in Italy. According to NoticiasDeAlava.com, Spurs draftee Adam Hanga will be sent on loan from Saski Baskonia to Sidigas Avellino of Italy next season, which is also the same team Deshaun Thomas will also sign with as well. The Hungarian […]
Just keep pushing. That’s what San Antonio Spurs’ Kawhi Leonard does. Recently, Leonard put his perseverance in perspective when referring to defending the best player in the world during the NBA Finals.
Even after a historically poor season that consisted of a franchise and NBA record 26 straight defeats, Philadelphia coach Brett Brown still has something to be proud of, and it wasn’t his point guard Michael Carter-Williams claiming Rookie of the Year. His pride comes from watching his pupil, fellow Australian Patty Mills, hoist the Larry […]
Being the center of attention can mean a lot. There’s a reason why the Green Bay Packers are one of the most successful franchises in all of pro sports. As the only NFL football team in Wisconsin, even in a tiny city (by NFL standards), the Packers have captured the most league championships, thirteen, including […]
Somewhere in the near future, after unforeseen circumstances, Adam Silver, in a fit of haste, pushes a large red button, painted with the words “DO NOT PRESS” in the NBA Offices in Newark, New Jersey. Everything about the league is reset sans front offices and owners. Players are thrown into a pool to be re-drafted […]
Spurs fans may not know a lot about the most recent addition to the roster, JaMychal Green. Green, a 6’9” power forward, spent three seasons at the University of Alabama before throwing his name in the 2012 NBA Draft. Green went undrafted, and joined the Spurs Summer League team. After signing and quickly being waived […]
Although the two play different positions and never matchup mono-y-mono, the rivalry between Tim Duncan and Kobe Bryant has been one of the premium rivalries for nearly the past 20 years. Kobe Bryant entered the NBA straight out of high school in 1996, instantly joining the team he still plays for, the Los Angeles Lakers, […]