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PHOENIX - APRIL 27:  Leandro Barbosa #10 of the Phoenix Suns defends against Damon Stoudamire #3 of the San Antonio Spurs during Game Four of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2008 at NBA Playoffs at U.S. Airways Center April 27, 2008 in Phoenix, Arizona. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Former Spur Stoudamire talks Leonard vs Bowen and the Spurs culture

Former Spur Damon Stoudamire — it was for only 31 games, but still — might not have spent a lot of time in San Antonio, but that doesn’t mean it didn’t leave a big impression on him. Stoudamire was interviewed by masslive.com and was asked about how the Spurs now focus more on the offensive side […]

SAN ANTONIO, TX - OCTOBER 30: San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich reacts to a call during a game against the Memphis Grizzlies on October 30, 2013 at the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Darren Carroll/Getty Images)

Gregg Popovich almost retired in November?

San Antonio Spurs head coach and resident grouch to some media members, Gregg Popovich, almost retired in November following a heart surgery. He took some time off in November to get the procedure done and according to longtime friend and former boss Larry Brown, Pop was on the verge of retiring. His hip surgery had […]

LAS VEGAS, NV - OCTOBER 10:  Jimmer Fredette #7 of the Sacramento Kings looks on during a preseason game against the Los Angeles Lakers at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on October 10, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Sacramento won 104-86. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

How Jimmer Fredette could fit in with the Spurs

The San Antonio Spurs are giving Jimmer Fredette of BYU fame another shot with an NBA team. He has shuffled around the league since he was drafted 10th overall in 2011 by the Milwaukee Bucks (to be traded to the Sacramento Kings on draft night) — he’s played for the Chicago Bulls and New Orleans […]

MIAMI, FL - JUNE 10: Chris Bosh #1 of the Miami Heat boxes out Tim Duncan #21 of the San Antonio Spurs during Game Three of the 2014 NBA Finals at American Airlines Arena on June 10, 2014 in Miami, Florida. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Chris Bosh idolizes Tim Duncan, but doesn’t want to play as long as him

https://soundcloud.com/bleacherreportradio/chris-bosh-on-if-hell-play-till-hes-40-like-idol-tim-duncan-absolutely-not Miami Heat forward Chris Bosh went on Bleacher Report Radio and talked about another big man he grew up idolizing — San Antonio Spurs’ Tim Duncan. It’s a fairly short interview so you probably heard for yourself, but Bosh says there is no way he would play into his age 4o season. The amount […]

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Aldridge instant reaction

Now that the San Antonio Spurs are victors in free agency with the promised signing of LaMarcus Aldridge, it’s time to evaluate the pros and cons. Sure, it might sound like it’s too soon for that, but we all know Spurs fans are already thinking this to themselves because they’re all incredibly paranoid. So here […]

SAN ANTONIO, TX - MAY 21:  Matt Bonner #15 of the San Antonio Spurs reacts in the first half against the Memphis Grizzlies during Game Two of the Western Conference Finals of the 2013 NBA Playoffs at AT&T Center on May 21, 2013 in San Antonio, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Bonner sits down with Michelle Beadle to talk basketball, life, and keeping it chill

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rlarLA85SYk Just enjoy this wonderful time that Michelle Beadle — of Twitter and SportsNation fame — and San Antonio Spurs’ Matt Bonner share together. It’s well known that Beadle is a diehard Spurs fan because she interned there very early in her career. Bonner also happens to be one of her favorites because they’re both […]

DURHAM, NC - NOVEMBER 04:  Jahlil Okafor #15 of the Duke Blue Devils dunks against the Livingstone College Blue Bears during their game at Cameron Indoor Stadium on November 4, 2014 in Durham, North Carolina. Duke won 115-58.  (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Jahlil Okafor hopes to be the next Tim Duncan

Jahlil Okafor and Tim Duncan have a few things in common when you take a superficial glance at their résumés. Like the fact they both played college basketball in North Carolina, they were both All-Americans, and both heavily hyped coming into their respective NBA Drafts. Okafor has always looked up to Duncan ever since he […]

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK - MAY 31:  Tim Duncan #21 of the San Antono Spurs looks to pass the ball against the Oklahoma City Thunder in the first half during Game Six of the Western Conference Finals of the 2014 NBA Playoffs at Chesapeake Energy Arena on May 31, 2014 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Duncan and Spurs could get creative in bringing back the big man

The San Antonio Spurs and Tim Duncan might have a “wink-wink” deal in place to bring the almost 20-year vet back and almost guarantee that Manu Ginobili comes back with him. It’s widely believed that Duncan would only come back if the team is seriously able to compete for another title. If he’s able to […]

WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 09:  Interim head coach James Borrego of the Orlando Magic looks on during the second half of their 96-80 loss against the Washington Wizards at Verizon Center on February 9, 2015 in Washington, DC. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

The Spurs will have a familiar face back on the bench next season

The San Antonio Spurs might be losing an assistant coach — Jim Boylen is heading to Chicago — but it seems they’ve already got another guy in mind according to RealGM. Borrego was with the Orlando Magic since 2012 and became the interim head coach this past season when former Spur Jacque Vaughn was fired. Borrego finished […]

CHAPEL HILL, NC - FEBRUARY 21: J.P. Tokoto #13 of the North Carolina Tar Heels reacts following a play against the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets at the Dean Smith Center on February 21, 2015 in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. North Carolina defeated Georgia Tech 89-60. (Photo by Lance King/Getty Images)

Prospect Watch: Spurs worked out former Tar Heel J.P. Tokoto

Former North Carolina Tar Heel J.P. Tokoto worked out for the San Antonio Spurs last week, however, that wasn’t his only stop, according to Basketball Insiders’ Eric Pincus: Tokoto is not projected to go in the first round, according to ESPN’s Chad Ford’s most recent mock draft. With the Spurs picking at 26, he could […]

LAS VEGAS, NV - FEBRUARY 02:  Josh Watkins #15 of the Utah Utes talks to head coach Jim Boylen during their game against the UNLV Rebels at the Thomas & Mack Center February 2, 2011 in Las Vegas, Nevada. UNLV won 67-54.  (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Team Canada adds decades of experience by nabbing Spurs assistant coach

Team Canada has nabbed a man with extensive basketball knowledge and experience in San Antonio Spurs assistant coach Jim Boylen. The Canadian national team tabbed Boylen as an assistant coach and will help them during their runs in the Pan Am Games and FIBA Americas Championship. He has coached at the NCAA level as an assistant […]

OAKLAND, CA - NOVEMBER 01:  Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors tries to get the crowd louder during their game against the Los Angeles Lakers at ORACLE Arena on November 1, 2014 in Oakland, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Under Armour and Steph Curry did some copycat work in new commercial

Stephen Curry and Under Armour put out a neat commercial congratulating the star on winning the NBA’s MVP trophy for the 2014-15 season. However, what they didn’t do that was cool was copy a quote from the great poet Jacob Riis. If you listen closely. you’ll notice the deep voice says this: “When nothing seems […]

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