It’s the NBA offseason and many players are doing what they can to stay in shape as the upcoming season inches closer. Take San Antonio Spurs’ Tim Duncan who is making the most of his free time and incorporating mixed martial arts in his offseason training regiment.
San Antonio Spurs’ Kawhi Leonard and other NBA stars are set to participate in an exhibition game in Manila to help prepare the Filipino men’s national team for the upcoming 2014 FIBA World Cup. However, it seems the NBA did not sanction this event and warned the players to not partake in the charity game […]
San Antonio Spurs’ Cory Joseph is training with Team Canada this offseason, but took time to speak with the media recently.
Joseph spoke with the media recently and spoke more in-depth about Team Canada including how he wants to be more of a vocal leader with the Canadian squad and his experience with the Spurs.
San Antonio Spurs’ Kawhi Leonard will be taking part in a charity game against the Philippine national men’s basketball team as a tune up for Team Philippines before the 2014 FIBA World Cup tournament later this summer in Spain. Leonard will be joined by other NBA stars such as Damian Lillard, Terrence Ross, Kyle Lowry and DeMar DeRozan for the July 22 to 23 games at the Smart Araneta Coliseum in Manila.
To promote the game, Leonard was a guest (along with other NBA notable players) on a Filipino TV show where he spoke to the crowd, thanked them for their support and in a very un-Kawhi Leonard way, hammed it up for the crowd a bit when he took the mic and tried to get the crowd involved. (more…)
On this brand new episode of the San Antonio Spurs Roundtable powered by Project Spurs, the panel of Jeff Garcia, Aaron Preine and Madalyn Skye talk about the big news of the NBA offseason and that is LeBron James going back to the Cavs.
What does this move mean for LeBron? Are the Cavs now the kings of the East? Should Cleveland swap Andrew Wiggins for Kevin Love?
Also on the show, the panel talks about the Spurs offseason moves including bringing back the same team from last season, and go in-depth on the addition of Ettore Messina to the coaching ranks.
All this and much more on this episode of the Spurs Roundtable. (more…)
By Benjamin Bornstein, Project Spurs.com Not everyone likes Ettore Messina, the new assistant coach for the San Antonio Spurs, as much as Spurs fans may think. Swingman and long-time Spurs tormentor, Nets’ Andre Kirilenko, voiced a rather strong opinion on Messina and the mutual breakup between him and CSKA Moscow.
To the victor goes the… keys to the city! That was the way it was for San Antonio Spurs’ Patty Mills in his home country of Australia.
While touring his home country of Australia with the 2014 NBA trophy, Mills was the guest of honor at a ceremony where he was presented the keys to the city of Canberra, Mills’ home city in Australia.
Canberra’s acting Chief Minister led the ceremony where he thanked the Spurs organization for allowing the team’s 2014 NBA trophy to tour Australia as well as praised Mills as being a great ambassador for Canberra and Australia.
Check out Mills being honored (as well as Aron Baynes) at the 4:45 point of the video below including Patty speaking to the crowd on hand and poking fun at Baynes.
After leaving Serbian team Partizan, San Antonio Spurs draftee Davis Bertans has signed with Spanish club Baskonia for 3-years according to the team.
By Benjamin Bornstein, Project Spurs.com Do you want to know the real reason the San Antonio Spurs have been so great over the course of basically a generation? It’s not just transcendent players, it’s not just key free agent pickups, but it’s the guys who get to make those decisions. General Manager of the Spurs, R.C. […]
According to our friends at Fox 29 San Antonio’s Max Sports, San Antonio Spurs’ Kawhi Leonard is set to sign an extension with the Spurs before the 2014-15 NBA season.
San Antonio Spurs’ Matt Bonner has re-signed with the team which means the whole crew is coming back for another run at the NBA crown. So naturally Bonner is taking the offseason to stay in shape, rest, and put in time on the basketball court honing his skills. But if by “basketball court” Bonner means the […]
The San Antonio Spurs recently added Ettore Messina to their coaching ranks and from the following video interview, he is the perfect coach to have on the Spurs’ bench.
Not only does he compare the game of basketball to that of an orchestra, every single word he says reminds one of current San Antonio head coach Gregg Popovich. (more…)
Well this might explain why Ryan Richards is no longer with the San Antonio Spurs Las Vegas Summer League team. According to a report, Richards is heading back to his former club BC Zepter Vienna in Austria where he once played in 2013.
San Antonio Spurs’ Patty Mills and free agent Aron Baynes are at it again.
After videobombing a live sports report out in their home country of Australia, the two are at it again as they crashed another Australian TV show with the 2014 Larry O’Brien trophy in hand.
Check out the duo at it once again except this time instead of the reporter shoving Mills, he jokingly scolds the two for misbehaving and asks them to leave the set. (more…)
The San Antonio Spurs recently announced they have added Ettore Messina to the coaching ranks for next season. Messina comes to the Spurs not only with tons of head coaching experience overseas, he comes in with some NBA coaching experience with his time in L.A. with the Lakes as an assistant coach to former head […]