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Scouting Spurs’ Round Two Opponent

With the San Antonio Spurs holding a firm 2-0 lead in their series against the Memphis Grizzlies, winning both games by 25 plus points, it seems more than likely the Spurs will be advancing to the second round. Their next opponent will be the winner of the series between the Oklahoma City Thunder and the […]

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Wingin’ It: First Round Games 1 and 2

Through the first two games Memphis has done nothing to disprove my theory that they are the worst NBA playoff basketball team of all time. Again, this is no fault of their own, as injuries to their top two players (Mike Conley and Marc Gasol) and a handful of others have decimated the roster and […]

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Spurs Frontcourt Playoff Report 1

When we were divvying up assignments for covering this postseason run, I called dibs on frontcourt play for a few reasons. First and foremost, this San Antonio team will go as far as the tandem of Kawhi Leonard and LaMarcus Aldridge takes them. Secondly, there are some questions about the other frontcourt players. Will Tim […]

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SPURSCAST EPISODE 397- The Story So Far…

We aren’t done. Not by a long shot. But the Spurs just pulled down the towel faster than Val Venis, and now they’re up big in their opening in their series against the Grizzlies. Are they on the fast track to the second round? You betcha. Are they favorites for the Finals? Not just yet. Jose and Ryan break it down on this episode of the Spurscast.

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Spurs coast to Game 2 win over Grizzlies

Game Highlights: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wgz9x-WnTsA The San Antonio Spurs know if they relax for even a second, the Memphis Grizzlies could steal a game in the Alamo City. After seeing the Dallas Mavericks steal a game in Oklahoma City, the Silver and Black knew they would need to dominate one more time before the series goes to […]

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Game 2 Adjustments for Spurs

After the San Antonio Spurs protected their home court in Game 1 after a 106-74 win, there’s very little the team might be looking to adjust or change for their next meeting on Tuesday. San Antonio played to their strengths by relying on their two superstars of Kawhi Leonard and LaMarcus Aldridge (37 points combined), […]

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Spurs limit Randolph in Game 1

AT&T CENTER – This season, Memphis Grizzlies forward Zach Randolph, also known as “Zbo,” was tied with Mike Conley as the second leading scorer on his team with 15.3 points per game. With Conley and Marc Gasol both sustaining season ending injuries, Randolph was left to carry the depleted Grizzlies for the rest of the […]

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Kawhi Leonard named 2015-16 Defensive Player of the Year

The NBA has announced that San Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard has been named the 2015-16 NBA Defensive Player of the Year.  He received the most first place votes, 88, and 547 total points to make him the repeat winner, edging out the likes of Golden State’s Draymond Green and Miami’s Hassan Whiteside. Leonard is […]

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Spurs take Game 1 with rout of Grizzlies

Highlights: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9I_A24dO9IY The San Antonio Spurs know that records, stats and regular season accomplishments mean nothing once the playoffs begin. The only number that matters is 16 – the number of wins to capture a championship. The Silver and Black began that journey on Sunday. Kawhi Leonard had 20 points as he led the Spurs […]

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Grizzlies’ Tony Allen to play in Game 1 vs. Spurs

AT&T CENTER – Heading into the opening playoff game of the first round series between the San Antonio Spurs and Memphis Grizzlies, Grizzlies shooting guard Tony Allen was listed as questionable to play in the game with a sore left hamstring injury. Down four key players to their rotation already due to injury, the Grizzlies couldn’t […]

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Austin Spurs Playoff Update: 4/17/2016

Game 1 of the Development League’s Western Conference Finals is in the books, and just like the first round, the Austin Spurs find themselves on the verge of being swept. First quarter struggles managed to doom the Spurs from the jump. The Los Angeles D-Fenders used a 16-2 run that saw point guard Vander Blue […]

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Spurs vs. Grizzlies series predictions

With Game 1 of the playoff series between the San Antonio Spurs and Memphis Grizzlies kicking off tomorrow in San Antonio, I polled our staff and a few media members to get their predictions. As for my prediction, while a first round series with the Memphis Grizzlies brings up bad memories for Spurs fans, the […]

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Round 1: Scouting the Grizzlies

The San Antonio Spurs open their 2016 Playoff run Sunday, when they host the seventh seeded Memphis Grizzlies, who will have to play in the series without two of their key players – All-Star Marc Gasol (right foot fracture) and dynamic point guard Mike Conley (left Achilles tendinitis). Unfortunately for the Grizzlies, the Spurs will […]

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Spurs Regular Season Review and Playoff Preview

Despite the consistency of the San Antonio Spurs over the past 20 years, there were legitimate questions about the team heading into the 2015-16 season. Will Tim Duncan and Manu Ginobili come back, and if so, how effective will they be? Is Tony Parker ever going to be the same again? How would LaMarcus Aldridge […]

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SPURSCAST- EPISODE 396- PLAYOFF PREVIEW

What do NSYNC, Brandy, La Chat, Cowboy Troy, and Casey Veggies all have in common? They were mentioned on Episode 396 of the Spurscast. Good for them, better for you. Jam those buds deep into your earholes and enjoy the smooth sounds of Jose and Ryan, and special guest panel: Paul Garcia, Ben Bornstein, and Tom Petrini, as they break down the first round of the Playoffs.

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Go for the Record with our NBA Regular Season Quiz

The 2015-16 NBA regular season is in the books! While this year’s playoffs promise to be legendary, there’s no denying that the regular season was full of excitement as well.  We saw records shattered, crazy off and on-the-court hi-jinks, and said hello and goodbye to a number of entertaining personalities.  How well were you paying […]

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Season in review: Spurs vs. Grizzlies

The San Antonio Spurs will face the seventh seeded Memphis Grizzlies in the opening round of the NBA Playoffs on Sunday night. The regular season may have seen San Antonio sweep all four games from Memphis, but you cannot tell anything from regular season games, can you? Below, I break down the four meetings and […]

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Spurs close out regular season with win in Dallas

The San Antonio Spurs left six of their key players at home in their regular season finale against the Dallas Mavericks. Against a fully loaded Dallas team, the end result was a surprise. Boban Marjanovic scored a career-high 22 points with 12 rebounds as the Spurs earned a 96-91 win over the Mavericks to close […]

Spurs announce broadcast schedule for 1st round playoff series

 

Game 1 Sunday, April 17 Spurs vs. Grizzlies 7 PM FSSW
Game 2 TuesdayApril 19 Spurs vs. Grizzlies 8:30 PM FSSW
Game 3 FridayApril 22 Spurs at Grizzlies 8:30 PM FSSW
Game 4 SundayApril 24 Spurs at Grizzlies Noon ABC
Game 5* Tuesday, April 26 Spurs vs. Grizzlies TBD FSSW
Game 6* Thursday, April 28 Spurs at Grizzlies TBD FSSW
Game 7* Saturday, April 30 Spurs vs. Grizzlies TBD FSSW

*If necessary

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