Ettore Messina added to Popovich’s staff, Spurs fans react

The San Antonio Spurs may have been unable to recruit Pau Gasol into a black and white jersey, but new information was released today announcing the appointment of another international force to the team. European coach, Ettore Messina, will join Gregg Popovich’s genius coaching staff. The Spurs have definitely acquired an accomplished coach with an […]

Video: Patty Mills on dealing with racial abuse during childhood

San Antonio Spurs’ Patty Mills has come a long way.

From humble roots in Australia, to being bounced around in the NBA to becoming an NBA champ with the Spurs this past season.

His hard work for San Antonio paid off as he re-signed with the Spurs and has finally found a home in the NBA. However, growing up in Australia, Mills did have to deal with racial abuse. Whether it be at school, his mother protecting him, taking the high-road when dealing with racism, Mills talked about that and more.

Check out Patty’s revealing interview including how he feels a different type of racism in the United States as a black Australian. (more…)


Will the Spurs re-sign Aron Baynes?

By re-signing Patty Mills and signing rookie Kyle Anderson, the San Antonio Spurs are on their way to filling up their roster for the 2014-15 season. The silver and black also came to agreement with Boris Diaw and Matt Bonner, leaving big man Aron Baynes as the only player from last year’s roster unsigned. The […]

Video: Kyle Anderson on the Spurs, talking with Popovich, NBA money and more

San Antonio Spurs rookie Kyle Anderson was a guest on ESPN and spoke on becoming a Spur… something he always wanted.

Anderson spoke a lot about San Antonio, including his love of their system, their postseason march to title No. 5, and much more. He also spoke on being compared to Boris Diaw and flat out said he likes the comparison.

Interesting to note, he mentioned his first telephone conversation with head coach Gregg Popovich and how Pop didn’t tease him as well as how he is going to handle the big NBA money coming his way. (more…)


10 months later, Messina joins Popovich and Ginobili

On the ninth of October in 2013, the San Antonio Spurs had just earned preseason victory over the Russian club CSKA Moscow. After the game, some questions in the locker room were about the win for San Antonio, but others were a bit different. That day some questions were about a friend to Spurs head […]


Report: Bertans close to signing with Baskonia

According to Sportando.com, Davis Bertans, whom the San Antonio Spurs hold his NBA draft rights, is close to agreeing to a three-year deal with the Spanish club Laboral Kutxa Vitoria. Though the contract would be for three years in length, Sportando indicates there will be an NBA-out clause for Bertans. The report also indicates the Spurs […]

Video: Patty Mills, Aron Baynes video bomb live news report with NBA trophy

San Antonio Spurs Patty Mills and Aron Baynes are in Australia with the 2014 NBA trophy in hand for the fans to soak in the Spurs championship. Of course no NBA trophy tour is complete without the duo video bombing a live sports news report!

Mills and Baynes crashed the Fox Sports News AFL live report running across the camera with the Larry O’Brien Trophy in hand.

The reporter did not know who they were and shoved Mills out of camera too close to his surgically repaired shoulder.

Check out Mills and Baynes winning the internet today! (more…)


Ettore Messina Officially Joins Spurs Coaching Staff

As it was widely speculated during the 2014 NBA Finals, Ettore Messina has now officially been hired by the San Antonio Spurs as an assistant coach, the team and Adrian Wojnarowski have announced. Spurs have hired European legend Ettore Messina as an assistant coach, team says. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA)


Postgame Analysis: Deshaun Thomas and Austin Daye

Deshaun Thomas ended the evening with a thoroughly disappointing stat line, especially after his solid performance against the Cavaliers. Known for his scoring ability, Thomas ended only converting two of his eleven shots, three of them being blocked, and a team-high -11 plus/minus rating. His rebounding was his contribution to the team in the final […]

Boris Diaw

Spurs make it official, bring Diaw back

The San Antonio Spurs officially announced today that they have re-signed forward Boris Diaw. Diaw had previously been reported to be returning to the team for a three-year contract in the $22 million range before the deal became official today. Diaw had a big impact against the Miami Heat in the NBA Finals, averaging 6.2 […]


Kobe Bryant says Spurs’ championship is motivation for Lakers

The San Antonio Spurs reign supreme over the NBA after capturing the 2014 NBA crown. However, there’s no doubt San Antonio will have a huge target on their backs, as teams in the league will be giving the Spurs their best each night in an attempt to dethrone the champs. And throw in Lakers’ Kobe […]

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Summer League: Spurs hold on to defeat Pelicans

With 19.6 seconds left in the fourth quarter Monday, the San Antonio Spurs’ Summer League team found themselves down 86-85 to the New Orleans Pelicans. Coming out of a timeout, the Spurs ran a pick-and-roll play with Darius Morris and Jeff Ayres. For a few seconds it looked as if the play was going to […]


Summer League: Notes on JaMychal Green

I planned to focus on two players in last night’s San Antonio Spurs vs. Cleveland Cavaliers Summer League game, but I came away focused on one especially, and that was Green. Spurs fans know Green well after his short time with the team before, but seeing him play during Summer League is allowing for an […]


A quantitative look at Marion in Spurs’ system

Once Boris Diaw and Matt Bonner re-sign with the San Antonio Spurs in the near future, the Spurs’ roster will carry 14 guaranteed contracts. With the NBA maximum roster limit being 15, the Spurs have just one spot remaining to use in a variety of ways: re-sign Aron Baynes, sign an outside free agent, sign […]

Gasol chooses Chicago over San Antonio, Spurs fans react

With Tim Duncan, Boris Diaw, Patty Mills, and even Coach Gregg Popovich back on board to defend the title, San Antonio Spurs fans were able to sit back and witness the frenzy of the free agency period as other franchises scrambled to rebuild their teams. Though the team is set, the Spurs did show interest […]