Damian Lillard hopes to use Spurs as motivation this season

The basketball magazine “Slam” has Portland Trailblazers point guard Damian Lillard ranked as the 17th best player in the NBA heading into this upcoming season.  During the season last year, including in the playoffs, his speed and shooting ability gave everyone in the league (ahem, Houston Rockets) fits. He was expected by many of the […]

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Mills nominated for Australian Hall of Fame award

This past year for San Antonio Spurs guard Patty Mills has been quite a whirlwind. From battling it out for the backup point guard spot to playing injured in the NBA playoffs, winning a championship and then undergoing surgery that will keep him sidelined for part of the season. Apparently he’s close to achieving another […]


Spurs announce training camp roster

Today was media day for the San Antonio Spurs, which signals the start of training camp. Usually, media day brings its own set of surprises. Just a few years ago, we showed up at the Spurs practice facility to see Eddy Curry taking a photo in a jersey. Most additions to the training camp roster […]

Video: Spurs’ new court design

The chances of a video game breaking any kind of news are usually slim to none in the NBA. however, several keen eyes noticed a difference in the San Antonio Spurs court design when demo videos of NBA 2K15 rolled out.

Gone was the Spurs’ primary logo at center court upon which the Coyote led the S-P-U-R-S chants, in favor of a much larger version of the secondary logo. took fans behind the scenes as Director of Facility Services Ron Snead talked about the different stages of preparation for the new court, including sanding the court down to bare wood for three days. (more…)

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San Antonio Spurs 2014-15 Fantasy Basketball Outlook

By Ron Leyba, The San Antonio Spurs are reigning champions going into next season. They are coming off a Game 5 victory over the Miami Heat, defeating the two-time defending champions in the 2013 NBA Finals rematch. It was a great win for the team that will further cement their legacy into the books. […]

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FIBA World Cup: Diaw, France upset Spain to move on to semifinals

As soon as the Spain vs. France quarterfinal matchup was made, most though host country Spain had their tickets punched to a FIBA World Cup final with the United States, especially since they had just beaten France in the group phase of the competition by 24 points. In the middle of the third quarter, it […]

FIBA World Cup: Baynes, Australia outlast Mexico

With Mexico’s Gustavo Ayon rumored to have some interest from the Spurs, and question marks surrounding whether or not restricted free agent Aron Baynes would be back, the table was set for this morning’s Group D matchup between Australia and Mexico. It was a close battle through most of the first half, but Australia began […]


FIBA World Cup: Splitter leads Brazil past Iran for 2-0 start

While Brazil coach Ruben Magnano needed big minutes from San Antonio Spurs center Tiago Splitter to help defend Boris Diaw in their first win of group play yesterday, Splitter played a modest 16 minutes today in a route of Iran 79-50. In 16 minutes, however, Splitter contributed 10 points, six rebounds and one blocked shot. Splitter […]

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A Decade of Project Spurs

Today marks exactly ten years since I pushed buy on the domain name at a domain registrar and decided to commit to what had been a side project/hobby. I started Project Spurs with someone I met on a forum some time before that day, but I consider the day I purchased the domain as […]

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Stars teammates, coach see seamless coaching transition for Hammon

Tomorrow night will be the last regular season home game of San Antonio Stars guard Becky Hammon’s career. For San Antonio Spurs fans hoping to see Hammon before she trades in her sneakers for a spot on the Spurs’ sideline, they’ll get a glimpse of what has made her a fan favorite in the WNBA […]


Comedian Mencia: I just respect the way Spurs play

Comedian Carlos Mencia spoke to our good friend Kiko Martinez over at recently. Mencia, who is a diehard Lakers fan apparently can’t help but admire the San Antonio Spurs. “I just respect the way the Spurs play,” Mencia, 46, told me during a phone interview to help promote his tour stop at San Antonio’s LOL […]

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Spurs name Becky Hammon assistant coach

The San Antonio Spurs announced today that they have named Becky Hammon assistant coach. Hammon will now become the second woman to be named an assistant coach in the NBA. The first female assistant coach in the NBA was Lisa Boyer although she wasn’t full time as described by CBS Sports: “Lisa Boyer was a “volunteer assistant […]

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Spurs ink Parker to multi-year extension

The San Antonio Spurs have announced that the team has signed All-Star point guard Tony Parker to a multi-year extension. Although the team does not release contract details, Yahoo’s Adrian Wojnarowski reports (via Twitter) that the deal is rumored to be a three-year extension for $45 million. Parker averaged 16.7 points, 5.7 assists and 2.3 […]


Winners of the Project Spurs, Fathead wall decal giveaway

We worked with Fathead to get some wall decals to giveaway to readers and Spurs fans looking to add something to their championship collection. The contest ran through midnight on Tuesday morning, and after putting all the entries through the random integer generator, we came away with our winners. Congratulations to Twitter followers and commenters […]