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Spurscast 357: Two-Face

Two impressive performances versus the Atlanta Hawks and Oklahoma City Thunder. Two equally embarrassing loses against the New York Knicks and Dallas Mavericks.

The 2014-2015 season for the San Antonio Spurs has been one of narratives. At first it was the question of effort and then it was the plague of injuries that essentially left Tim Duncan by his lonesome. The start of the new year was focused on chemistry and then whether or not Tony Parker was ready to be put out to pasture. And though the Spurs have recently churned out some incredible games, the new topic now is centered around the notion of consistency – or rather the lack thereof. With only eleven games remaining in the regular season, are the wild spikes of performances here to stay or is there another narrative around the corner?

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Report: Davis Bertans suffers knee injury, tears ACL

San Antonio Spurs foreign prospect, Laboral Kutxa’s forward Davis Bertans, suffered a devastating knee injury during a recent game versus Olimpia Milano in the first quarter according to reports. The reported ACL tear was to his right knee and it occurred as he was driving to the lane. What makes this injury so severe is that […]

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GQ pokes fun at Tim Duncan’s ‘baggy dad jeans’

Look, San Antonio Spurs’ Tim Duncan has never been known for his off the court fashion. If it was up to him, he’d be on the sidelines wearing a tee-shirt, jeans and flip-flops instead of the required blazer. And it is because of Duncan’s lack of attention to looking good in the latest threads (unlike other […]

MIAMI, FL - JUNE 12:  Danny Green #4 of the San Antonio Spurs reacts against the Miami Heat during Game Four of the 2014 NBA Finals at American Airlines Arena on June 12, 2014 in Miami, Florida. 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 Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Green says Spurs need to play ‘with chip on their shoulder’

The inconsistent play of the San Antonio Spurs has been a hot topic during the course of the 2014-15 season. Some night’s they look like the team who beat the Miami Heat in the 2014 NBA Finals to win their fifth championship, but other night’s look bored and disinterested. In an interview with The Gospel […]

CLEVELAND, OH - NOVEMBER 19:  Head coach Gregg Popovich of the San Antonio Spurs yells to his players during the second half against the Cleveland Cavaliers at Quicken Loans Arena on November 19, 2014 in Cleveland, Ohio. The Spurs defeated the Cavs 92-90. 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 Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Lack of consistency could derail Spurs’ hopes of deep playoff run

AT&T CENTER – Over a month ago, before the San Antonio Spurs defeated the Miami Heat in San Antonio on February 6, Spurs Head Coach Gregg Popovich made the remarks of how the Spurs had not maintained consistency, at that point in the season. A month later, Wednesday evening before the Spurs defeated the Oklahoma […]

About a Win: Spurs 130, Thunder 91

AT&T CENTER – “I’m still mad from last night,” said San Antonio Spurs guard Tony Parker (21 points), after his team rebounded after a loss in Dallas Tuesday, with a 130-91 blowout of the Oklahoma City Thunder. “We were upset for what we did yesterday,” added Spurs guard Manu Ginobili after the game, “so we […]

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5 things to watch: Spurs vs. Thunder

The San Antonio Spurs (44-26) will look to erase the loss to Dallas last night as they host the Oklahoma City Thunder tonight in San Antonio. The Spurs are coming off a 94-101 loss to Dallas. Kawhi Leonard led the team with 19 points in the loss. Danny Green added 17 points. The Spurs turned […]

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St. Louis Cardinals Look To Be Spurs Of The MLB

As the Opening Day of the 2015 MLB season approaches quickly, the St. Louis Cardinals prepare by envisioning themselves as the San Antonio Spurs of baseball. According to a Fox Sports report, Cardinals’ pitcher Adam Wainwright went on record with USA Today about the comparisons between the two teams.

15 Mar 1997: Center Tim Duncan of the Wake Forest Demon Deacons holds his head down during a playoff game against the Stanford Cardinal at the McKale Center in Tuscon, Arizona. The Cardinals won the game 72 - 66.

March Madness Rewind: Tim Duncan Spotlight

In honor of the Men’s NCAA basketball tournament and the madness that is March, let’s take a look at San Antonio Spurs’ Tim Duncan’s experience in the big dance. Duncan spent four years at Wake Forest University, where he boogied in the tournament all four years. In his tournament appearances, the “Big Fundamental in training” averaged […]

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Building the Machine (Volume 7)

After Volume 6 of the season long ‘Building the Machine’ series, the San Antonio Spurs sat at 37-23 through 60 games of the season. In their last 10 games, the Spurs have begun to get back on the winning track, as they went 7-3, where two of those three losses needed overtime for the team […]

Ellis, Mavs rally to beat Spurs in Texas Showdown

The San Antonio Spurs jumped out to a 14 point lead in the second quarter against the Dallas Mavericks and looked like the Silver and Black of old. However, after a timeout by Dallas head coach Rick Carlisle changed everything and the Mavs never looked back. Monta Ellis scored 38 points as the Mavericks used […]

Tickets for Pivotal Spurs-Thunder Game Start at Just $22

The NBA’s most dominant player over the last quarter of the season goes face to face against arguably the league’s most cohesive team over the last few seasons in a key Western Conference matchup Wednesday night. According to TotallyTickets.com, Oklahoma City Thunder tickets have average ticket prices of $119.39 with a get-in price of $22 […]

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5 things to watch: Spurs vs. Mavs

The San Antonio Spurs (44-25) will visit the Dallas Mavericks (44-27) tonight in a Texas sized matchup. Good news heading into tonight’s game is the expected return of Manu Ginobili for San Antonio after suffering an ankle injury. The Spurs are coming off a 114-95 road win over the Hawks. Tiago Splitter led the Spurs […]

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Spurs’ Matt Bonner says Celtics’ Smart’s low-blow was no accident

San Antonio Spurs’ Matt Bonner and Boston Celtics’ Marcus Smart nearly came to blows in the Spurs-Celtics recent game when Smart wasn’t so smart and hit Bonner in his groin resulting in the two being separated and Marcus being ejected. Smart did receive a one-game suspension but after the Spurs-Celtics game, he said the hit […]

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