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Halftime Spurscast: Spurs 47, Clippers 51

AT&T CENTER – It’s halftime and the San Antonio Spurs are trailing the Los Angeles Clippers 47-51.

The Spurs are being led by Kawhi Leonard with 11 points while Patty Mills chipped in 10 points off the bench.. The Spurs shot 41 percent while only connecting on 5-10 from the free throw line.

To breakdown the first half, Project Spurs’ Jeff Garcia and Paul Garcia recap what went right and wrong for San Antonio.

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Pregame Spurscast: Spurs vs. Clippers (Game 4)

AT&T CENTER – The San Antonio Spurs (2-1) will look to take the winds out of the sails of the Los Angeles Clippers (1-2) today in San Antonio for Game 4 of the first-round series.

The Spurs are coming off a huge 100-73 Game 3 win at home where Kawhi Leonard exploded for 32 points.

And with Game 4 being a pivotal game for both teams, especially L.A. trying to save their postseason lives, Project Spurs’ Jeff Garcia and Paul Garcia along with Hector Ledesma of “Halftime Sports” breakdown today’s matchup.

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Spurs rout Clippers 100-73 behind Kawhi Leonard’s 32 points

AT&T CENTER – The San Antonio Spurs, behind Kawhi Leonard’s 32 point effort, smashed the Los Angeles Clippers 100-73 to take a 2-1 first-round series lead. Leonard’s offensive explosion was his career-high playoff scoring while the Clippers just couldn’t get their offense going.

L.A. was held to 16 points in the first quarter and 11 points in the third quarter while their floor leader, Chris Paul, was help to 7 points off 3-11 shooting.

The Spurs bench scored 39 points led by Boris Diaw’s 15 points. Tim Duncan was held to 4 points on the night off 2-6 shooting.

As for the Clippers, Blake Griffin struggled scoring 14 points when throughout the series he was averaging 27.5 points.

To recap tonight’s big win for San Antonio, Project Spurs’ Jeff Garcia and Paul Garcia along with Hector Ledesma of “Halftime Sports” breakdown what the Spurs did to demolish “Lob City.” (more…)

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Halftime Spurscast: Spurs 46, Clippers 38

AT&T CENTER – It’s halftime in San Antonio and the Spurs are up 46-38 against the Los Angeles Clippers.

The Spurs are being led by Kawhi Leonard with 16 points while Danny Green and Boris Diaw chipped in with 8 points each. The Spurs shot 43 percent from the field, 40 percent from the three-point line, while only turning the ball over six times.

L.A.’s Blake Griffin has 10 points to pace the Clippers.

To recap the first half, Project Spurs’ Jeff Garcia and Paul Garcia breakdown all the action on the court.

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Pregame Spurscast: Spurs vs. Clippers (Game 3)

AT&T CENTER – The San Antonio Spurs (1-0) are back in the Alamo City as they host the Los Angeles Clippers (1-0) tonight for Game 3 of their opening round playoff series.

Heading into the game, the Spurs will be riding a huge 111-107 overtime win in Game 2 in L.A. and stole home court advantage.

However, tonight the Spurs will be without center Aron Baynes and Tony Parker will play despite Achilles issues he suffered in Game 2.

To break down tonight’s matchup, Project Spurs’ Jeff Garcia and Paul Garcia take a look at tonight’s pivotal game and discuss whether tonight is a must-win for the Spurs.

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Spurscast 361: Fundamental Onions

In Game Two of this San Antonio – Los Angeles series, Tim Duncan transformed into an omniscient ball of light and carried the Spurs to a 1-1 series tie. The Big Fundamental tallied 28 points (14-23 FG) along with 11 rebounds, 4 assists, and 2 steals. San Antonio had an incredibly disappointing outing in the opening game and was carried to victory in the second match by Mr. Duncan and the duo of Kawhi Leonard and Patty Mills. Homecourt advantage has swung but are the Spurs doomed by the bum legs of Tony Parker?

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PS’ 2015 Playoff Preview — Spurscast 360: Go West, Old Men

The San Antonio Spurs ended the 2014-15 regular season in a rather anti-climatic fashion, unraveling on the road against the young New Orleans Pelicans. San Antonio had been on an impressive run through most of March and April and were looking at a golden opportunity to enter the post-season as the second seed in the West. All the Spurs needed to do was simply win. Instead they’ll enjoy the luxury of being the sixth seed and skip two time zones to take on the Los Angeles Clippers.

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Spurs set the Suns in final regular season home game 107-91

AT&T CENTER – The San Antonio Spurs continue their winning ways heading into the postseason beating the Phoenix Suns 107-91. With the win, the Spurs now have won 11 straight games. San Antonio now moves into second place in the Western Conference and has a half-game lead over Memphis in the Southwest Division.

Leading the way for San Antonio was Tim Duncan with 22 points and 10 rebounds while Marco Belinelli and Cory Joseph punched in 13 points a piece off the bench. Eric Bledsoe chipped in 20 points for Phoenix while Gerald Green had 23 points.

Despite the big win, the Spurs struggled to put away the pesky Suns throughout most of the first and second half but went on a 15-6 run in the second half and never looked back.

To breakdown the Spurs’ 11th straight win, Project Spurs’ Jeff Garcia and Paul Garcia recap the regular season home finale. (more…)

SAN ANTONIO, TX - DECEMBER 12:  Forward Tim Duncan #21 of the San Antonio Spurs talks with teammates forward Danny Green #14 and guard Manu Ginobili #20 during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Los Angeles Lakers at the AT&T Center on December 12, 2014, in San Antonio, Texas. Los Angeles won 112-110 in overtime. 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 Abate/Getty Images)

Pregame Spurscast: Spurs vs. Suns

AT&T CENTER – It’s the regular season home finale for the San Antonio Spurs (54-26) as they host the Phoenix Suns (39-41) on Fan Appreciation Night.

The Spurs are riding a 10-game winning streak and will be looking to keep on fighting for a higher playoff spot as the postseason is right around the corner.

To discuss tonight’s Spurs-Suns matchup, Project Spurs’ Jeff Garcia and Paul Garcia breakdown what to expect from the silver and black as they face the Suns including a talk about whether or not the Spurs should sit their starters as in these final two games of the regular season.

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Spurscast 359: All Out of Bubblegum

The San Antonio Spurs are crushing teams and the last innocence of the human spirit. With only three games remaining in the regular season, the timing couldn’t be any better. But despite the incredible March/April run made by the defending the champs, home court might not be an option for the repeat title run. Still residing in the sixth spot, the Spurs are just a half game back from the second seed but will need assistance to get past tie-breakers to secure a higher seed.

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Spurs keep winning streak alive, ground Rockets 110-98

AT&T CENTER – The San Antonio Spurs (53-26) extended their winning streak to nine games as they defeated the Houston Rockets 110-98 behind Tony Parker’s 27 point outburst.

However, the Spurs did not start out looking like winners of eight straight.  In the first quarter, the Spurs’ defense allowed Houston to score 33 points while Kawhi Leonard sputtered only scoring two points off 1-4 shooting. However, the second quarter would be the turning point of the game as San Antonio went on a 16-2 run to close out the first half.

The second half the Spurs continued to extend their lead as Leonard woke up scoring 14 points while Parker dropped in 10 points. The Spurs’ defense also contained Houston’s James Harden to 22 points.

To recap the Spurs’ win, Project Spurs’ Jeff Garcia and Paul Garcia look back at what went right and wrong for San Antonio. (more…)

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Halftime Spurscast: Spurs 57, Warriors 38

AT&T CENTER – It’s halftime here in San Antonio as the Spurs are up big over the Golden State Warriors 57-38.

The Spurs are being led by Kawhi Leonard and Danny Green’s 16 points a piece. San Antonio shot 53 percent and dominated the Warriors in the paint 32-24.  Golden State was limited to 36 percent shooting while Stephen Curry had 11 points off 4-9 shooting.

To breakdown the Spurs’ big first half, Project Spurs’ Jeff Garcia and Paul Garcia discuss what the Spurs did right versus the Warriors and take a look at what the Spurs need to do to secure a win in the second half.

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Halftime Spurscast: Spurs 67, Nuggets 47

AT&T CENTER – The San Antonio Spurs hold a whopping 20 point lead over the Denver Nuggets with the score being 67-47.

The Spurs are being led by Kawhi Leonard’s 15 points while Boris Diaw chipped in with 13 points off the bench. The Spurs scored a season-high 45 points int he first quarter however the team will be without center Tiago Splitter as he suffered tightness in his right calf and will not return to the  game.

To breakdown the first half, join Project Spurs’ Jeff Garcia and Paul Garcia in this Spurscast special live from the AT&T Center.

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Spurscast 358: Everyone Gets a Medal

The San Antonio Spurs have rattled off 15 wins out of their past 18 games and currently sit a half game back of the fifth-seeded Los Angeles Clippers. Even greener pastures lie just ahead as the Spurs are only two games back of both the second-seeded Memphis Grizzles and Houston Rockets. The chaotic winter seems ages ago but consistency doubts still linger in the minds of Spurs fans. Are the Spurs finally playing at a peak level or is there more to achieve?

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