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, […]
On one fateful night in late June, two franchises were changed dramatically. Once dubbed as a “win-win” trade, that seems to be far from the case. This is the story of Kawhi Leonard and George Hill. And what could have been if nobody pulled the trigger.
According to Alex Kennedy of Basketball Insiders, free agent Dahntay Jones worked out for a few NBA teams today, and the San Antonio Spurs were among those in attendance. Free agent Dahntay Jones worked out for NBA teams today in Las Vegas. The Kings, Cavaliers, Spurs, Thunder and Wizards were in attendance. — Alex Kennedy […]
For sports fans, when your team wins a championship, it means the whole world. For San Antonio Spurs fans, that feeling of elation, pride, gratification, and pure happiness has occurred on five separate occasions. No matter what those feelings have occurred, but sometimes it just means a little bit more when the Larry O’Brien is […]
There’s a reason the celebration closed down half of downtown. According to mySA, during the NBA playoffs (May and June), the AT&T Center, home of your San Antonio Spurs became one of the most popular bars in the entire state. In fact, during May, the AT&T Center claimed the top spot. Across both months, more […]
With the re-signing of Patty Mills, Matt Bonner, and Boris Diaw made official this offseason, the San Antonio Spurs roster now stands at 14 players, including rookie Kyle Anderson. That leaves one single spot to remain filled. The question is, what do the Spurs do with that opening?
The Dallas Mavericks have made quite the splash this summer. After nearly knocking off the San Antonio Spurs in the opening round of the 2014 NBA Playoffs, the Mavericks re-tooled their roster by adding Chandler Parsons, Raymond Felton, Richard Jefferson, Rashard Lewis, and bringing back center Tyson Chandler. Now the question is, are the Mavericks […]
It took four games and the junior varsity Spurs are starting to play like the big boy Spurs. Playing all-around team basketball, the San Antonio Spurs (3-1) defeated the Milwaukee Bucks (0-4) to advance in the Las Vegas Summer League postseason tournament play. The contest wasn’t close past the opening minutes. The Spurs never trailed […]
As it was widely speculated during the 2014 NBA Finals, Ettore Messina has now officially been hired by the San Antonio Spurs as an assistant coach, the team and Adrian Wojnarowski have announced. Spurs have hired European legend Ettore Messina as an assistant coach, team says. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA)
Deshaun Thomas ended the evening with a thoroughly disappointing stat line, especially after his solid performance against the Cavaliers. Known for his scoring ability, Thomas ended only converting two of his eleven shots, three of them being blocked, and a team-high -11 plus/minus rating. His rebounding was his contribution to the team in the final […]
Just as fast as LeBron James’ former team jumped on the San Antonio Spurs in Game 5 of the 2014 NBA Finals, his new team raised the bar. In game number two of the Las Vegas Summer League, the San Antonio Spurs were defeated by the Cleveland Cavaliers 82-70 after storming out to a 13-0 […]