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Tim Duncan, Shaq and the Dominant Center

The times they are a-changin. Bob Dylan said it back in 1964, and it still holds truth. Games are much more complex than Pong, 21 Jump Street went from a TV series to a movie with a sequel, and the Rugrats are all grown up. Amongst those ch-ch-changes is the death of the dominant center […]

Video: Matt Bonner takes the Ice Bucket Challenge… sort of

San Antonio Spurs’ Matt Bonner did his part to raise awareness for ALS by taking the Ice Bucket Challenge that has been sweeping the globe.

Sort of.

With a huge bucket next to him seemingly filled with ice-cold water, Bonner announced he was ready to dump the water on his head and proceeded to nominate Marco Belinelli, Bruce Bowen and red heads in Australia.

But when it came time to dump a “bucket” of water on himself, well, let’s just say a small paper cup isn’t going to cut it.

Luckily someone was there to really douse Bonner with water from head to toe. (more…)

Spurs Roundtable: Hammon hire, what to do about Baynes & last roster spot (Video)

On this episode of the San Antonio Spurs Roundtable powered by Project Spurs, the panel of Jeff Garcia, Stephen Anderson, and Paul Garcia welcome special guest Paul Castro, the Spurs’ Spanish play-by-play radio announcer to talk about a few things going on in the offseason.

The panel got things going with a lively discussion of the Becky Hammon hire, and what it means for the Spurs and the NBA.

Also on the show, the group talked about the last roster spot and what to do with Aron Baynes. Should San Antonio re-sign the big man from Australia or leave the last spot open?

All this and much more on this episode of the Spurs Roundtable. (more…)

Talking Raiders in S.A., Kyle Anderson & more on Yahoo! Sports’ ‘The Big E Sports Show’

Yahoo! Sports’ Elissa Walker Campbell of “The Big E Sports Show” invited Project Spurs’ Jeff Garcia to talk about the offseason including the rumors of the NFL’s Raiders franchise possible relating to San Antonio. Is it far fetched? Will it even happen?

Also on the show, Elissa and Jeff talk about the newest member of the San Antonio Spurs – rookie Kyle Anderson.

What does he bring to the table for the Spurs?

All this and much more on this episode of “The Big E Sports Show” with Elissa Walker Campbell. (more…)

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FIBA Exhibition: Diaw & Baynes score 17 points each; France defeats Australia

A week ago, San Antonio Spurs free agent center Aron Baynes and the Australian National team took down Spurs forward Boris Diaw and France 76-74. Sunday in Strasbourg, France, Diaw and Les Bleus used a 23-10 scoring advantage in the fourth quarter to get their revenge on Australia with a 73-50 victory in exhibition play. […]

FIBA Exhibitions: Splitter, Brazil demolish Iran; Diaw & France defeat Finland

After defeating Slovenia in friendly play Friday, San Antonio Spurs center Tiago Splitter and Brazil returned to the court in Slovenia Saturday, as Brazil demolished Iran in a 92-52 blowout. Splitter finished the game with 13 points and eight rebounds, while Nene of the Washington Wizards added 10 points, six rebounds, and three assists. Elsewhere […]

Report: Spurs to workout forward Denzel Bowles

With the NBA offseason drawing to a close, the San Antonio Spurs are beginning to look at players as training camp nears. According to a report, the Spurs will look at forward Denzel Bowles who plays with the Iowa Energy of the D-League.

FIBA exhibitions: Brazil & Splitter defeat Slovenia; Baynes, Australia rout Finland

After suffering back-to-back losses in international friendly matches, San Antonio Spurs center Tiago Splitter and the Brazilian National team got back on the winning side of play Friday, with a close 88-84 overtime victory over Slovenia. Splitter finished the game with a strong 18 points, six rebounds, and three assists, while Cleveland Cavaliers center Anderson […]

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Report: Hanga to join Deshaun Thomas with Sidigas Avellino

It seems like two San Antonio Spurs draftees are going to be teaming up next season in Italy. According to NoticiasDeAlava.com, Spurs draftee Adam Hanga will be sent on loan from Saski Baskonia to Sidigas Avellino of Italy next season, which is also the same team Deshaun Thomas will also sign with as well. The Hungarian […]

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Report: Spurs invite Hakim Warrick for workout

The San Antonio Spurs have asked former NBA player Hakim Warrick for a workout according to Syracuse.com. According to the report, Warrick is to head to San Antonio to workout on September 1. Warrick was drafted 19th overall in the 2005 NBA Draft and was selected by the Grizzlies. He then became a journeyman playing […]

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Is Matt Bonner a Comedic Genius?

San Antonio Spurs’ Matt Bonner might be a funny looking guy when you see him on the end of the bench for the Spurs, but little did you know that he’s actually funny! He knows that looks aren’t everything (although they certainly don’t hurt his funny in this case) and so he likes to conduct […]

Video: Kyle Anderson ready to show teams that passed on him what they missed

Talk about motivation.

Entering the 2014 NBA Draft, many thought UCLA’s Kyle Anderson was going to be drafted high in the first round. However, that wasn’t the case as he fell all the way to spot 30 and got selected by the San Antonio Spurs.

Which is enough for Kyle to admit he has a chip on his shoulders after being passed up by 29 other teams.

Check out what Anderson had to say at Orlando Magic’s Victor Oladipo’s charity bowling event, including his thoughts on playing for the Spurs, his bowling game, his video game addiction and more at the 1:50 point. (more…)

Splitter, Brazil fall to Lithuania in friendly match

After suffering an exhibition loss on Saturday against the United States, the Brazilian National team was back in action on Thursday in Slovenia, as they played in a friendly match against Lithuania. Unfortunately for San Antonio Spurs center Tiago Splitter and Brazil, they were once again unable to gain a victory, as Lithuania defeated them […]

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Manu Ginobili and His Impact on South American Basketball

Throughout basketball’s history, there has been a plethora of men and women who have paved the way for future basketball players. Not only here in America, but around the world as well. The San Antonio Spurs’ very own Manu Ginobili is one of those men. The Argentine basketball player has become one of the most […]

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