File this under “should have, would have, could have.” The San Antonio Spurs had a relatively easy path to the 2014 NBA title except for the opening round series against the Dallas Mavericks. Dallas tested San Antonio and pushed the Spurs to seven games before eventually falling in San Antonio. However, at the end of the […]
There’s offseason training and then there’s offseason training Marco Belinelli style. There won’t be a shred of doubt the San Antonio Spurs guard won’t be checking into training camp in tip-top shape. Why you may ask? Simple, Marco’s offseason training regiment includes pulling an SUV with just ropes and his bare hands. Check it out.
The San Antonio Spurs are the poster child of how an NBA franchise should be run. From ownership, coaching staff to players, the team makes sure no stone is left unturned when it comes to running the team and ensuring competitive squads, longevity, and keeping franchise players happy. From George Gervin, David Robinson, Tim Duncan […]
The 2014 FIBA World Cup will kick off later this month and to get fans hyped, FIBA released a short highlight reel video capturing some passionate moments on the court from tournaments past.
This tournament will feature a few San Antonio Spurs such as Boris Diaw for Team France, Tiago Splitter for Team Brazil and free agent Aron Baynes for Team Australia.
Check out the video below and relive a moment Spurs fans may not appreciate – Spain’s Marc Gasol hitting Tony Parker with the hard foul sending him to the court. (more…)
This is one fishing tale San Antonio Spurs’ Austin Daye will be able to tell in his old age, and he will have photographic proof.
Apparently Daye did some deep sea fishing and caught one huge, ugly looking sailfish.
(h/t Bleacher Report)
Team France beat Team Greece in exhibition play 81-73, but were without the services of San Antonio Spurs’ Boris Diaw. Diaw, who re-signed with the Spurs this offseason, was held out of action due to a delay in insurance required by the Spurs, considering he will be playing with France this summer at the 2014 […]
San Antonio Spurs’ Tiago Splitter is currently playing for Team Brazil in exhibition matchups in preparation of the 2014 FIBA World Cup later this month.
Splitter and Brazil faced Argentina in a tune up game where Brazil lost 85-80. Splitter scored 16 points and nine rebounds in the loss.
However, the play of the was in the opening moments of the game where Splitter threw down one amazing ally-oop dunk. (more…)
By Benjamin Bornstein, Project Spurs.com With the news of the Cleveland Cavaliers and Minnesota Timberwolves making up and making out pretty well with the re-ordered Kevin Love trade, I decided it was time to sit down and reconsider my life. Did the Cleveland Cavs just create the ultimate team? I don’t know, but we all […]
The San Antonio Spurs made history recently as they announced the hiring of WNBA star Becky Hammon as their new full-time assistant coach for next season. The hire was applauded throughout sports and beyond, and even the President of the United States sent Becky his congratulations. The topic was discussed on the show “Chelsea Lately” […]
Cleveland will reportedly land LeBron James and Kevin Love and suddenly the Cavs are picked to win the 2015 NBA Finals while the defending NBA champs – the San Antonio Spurs – are forgotten. Sure, the Spurs more than likely like it that way, being under the radar, but once again, major media outlets are […]
Despite his awkward exit from Golden State under Mark Jackson, former Warriors assistant coach, now new Celtics TV broadcaster Brian Scalabrine, had nothing but positive things to say about his former team. In fact, his words were so positive that he thinks the Warriors have what it takes to dethrone the defending NBA champion San […]
The San Antonio Spurs recently announced the hiring of WNBA star Becky Hammon to the team as an assistant coach, making her the first woman to ever have this position in NBA history.
And while it may have come to a surprise to many, NBA history was in the making as prior to the announcement, as she was already observing and watching from the sidelines during Spurs games and practices last season.
Check out video of coach Hammon in action with head coach Gregg Popovich at the Spurs’ practices, helping players like Danny Green, where you can see she is a natural. (more…)
“Championship. Always. Always. That’s the ultimate. When you stand at the bottom of the mountain your goal is to get to the top of the mountain, you don’t just want to go half way. So, it’s always championship.”
“Whatever it is that you want to do, there’s always an opportunity to rise. Nothing is ever easy, nothing is ever perfect – especially the things that are worthwhile doing. There’s always going to be adversity, there’s always going to be challenges and those are all opportunity to rise above it.”
Ladies and gentlemen, Los Angeles Lakers’ Kobe Bryant! (more…)
By Benjamin Bornstein, Project Spurs.com I wrote an article last week about how the San Antonio Spurs deserve an “A” for their efforts this offseason, but it seems they weren’t finished as they announced Tuesday that 6-time WNBA All-Star, Becky Hammon, would join the team as an assistant coach. This makes her the first salaried, […]