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Spurscast 366: Hey, Rook

The 2015 NBA Draft is less than a week away and the San Antonio Spurs have questions that might need to be addressed immediately with the 26th and 55th picks. It appears that Tim Duncan will stick around for one more go at glory but the outlook is still fuzzy on Manu Ginobili and eight of his 2014-15 teammates. Depth-wise, San Antonio needs help in the front court. However, the team could also be faced with the task of replacing almost all of their guards (only Tony Parker and Patty Mills are under guaranteed contract). Talent is rarely strong late the round but no team has made late picks work out more than the San Antonio Spurs.

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San Antonio Spurs Look To Find Value Towards End Of First Round Of NBA Draft

With the Golden State Warriors being crowned the new NBA champions after defeating the Cleveland Cavaliers in six games in the NBA Finals, the San Antonio Spurs’ latest reign atop the basketball world is officially over. Unfortunately, the Spurs didn’t even get to attempt to stop the Warriors’ run after a grueling Game 7 defeat […]

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Prospect Watch: Spurs ‘intrigued’ by former Wyoming forward Nance Jr?

With the NBA Draft now just seven days away, rumors and reports have continued to be trickled out by the media in potential draft prospects the San Antonio Spurs have worked out/have an interest in/ are intrigued by/ etc. The latest name mixed in with the Spurs is former Wyoming forward Larry Nance Jr., according […]

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Spurs officially name James Borrego Assistant coach

The San Antonio Spurs will have a familiar face on the bench next season. The team officially named James Borrego assistant coach. Borrego returns to San Antonio after previously being on the Spurs bench for seven seasons. He worked as an assistant video coordinator in 2003 and was promoted to assistant coach before departing. He […]

CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 26:  LaMarcus Aldridge #12 of the Portland Trail Blazers reacts after a play during their game against the Charlotte Hornets at Time Warner Cable Arena on November 26, 2014 in Charlotte, North Carolina.  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 Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Yet again, more Aldridge rumors

On June 15, Bleacher Report Senior Writer Ric Bucher offered another painstakingly researched investigation into the potential future home for current Portland Trailblazer, LaMarcus Aldridge.  Of course, readers of ProjectSpurs.com are well aware of the rumored flight of Aldridge from the Pacific Northwest to a bevy of title contenders, including San Antonio. The nine-year NBA […]

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Spurs’ Herring hired as Maple Leafs’ Head Strength & Conditioning Coach

Not only has San Antonio Spurs assistant coach Jim Boylen decided to leave to Chicago as a Associate Head Coach with the Bulls, but the NHL’s Toronto Maple Leafs announced Tuesday that Matthew Herring, the Spurs’ Athletic Performance Associate, has also agreed to become Toronto’s Head Strength and Conditioning Coach. Herring has been with the Spurs for […]

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The Spurs will have a familiar face back on the bench next season

The San Antonio Spurs might be losing an assistant coach — Jim Boylen is heading to Chicago — but it seems they’ve already got another guy in mind according to RealGM. Borrego was with the Orlando Magic since 2012 and became the interim head coach this past season when former Spur Jacque Vaughn was fired. Borrego finished […]

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Spurs’ 2015 Las Vegas Summer League Schedule announced

The NBA and San Antonio Spurs announced the 2015 Las Vegas Summer League schedule Tuesday, with the silver and black scheduled to play in three preliminary round games, before the seeded tournament begins. Below are the Spurs’ opponents in the preliminary round and where they’ll play. Saturday, July 11 vs. New York Knicks at Thomas […]

NEW ORLEANS, LA - FEBRUARY 15:  Western Conference All-Star Marco Belinelli #3 of the San Antonio Spurs competes in the Foot Locker Three-Point Contest 2014 as part of the 2014 NBA All-Star Weekend at the Smoothie King Center on February 15, 2014 in New Orleans, Louisiana. 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 Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Belinelli will play for Italy at Eurobasket 2015

Back on April 3, San Antonio Spurs upcoming free agent Marco Belinelli said he was unsure if he was going to play for the Italian National team this summer at Eurobasket 2015, as he was waiting to see where his health would be by the end of the playoffs, and where the Spurs’ organization and […]

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Could James Borrego return to Spurs’ sidelines as assistant coach?

Saturday, word came out that San Antonio Spurs assistant coach Jim Boylen will accept the Chicago Bull’s Associate head coaching offer, which would leave an open assistant coach on Head Coach Gregg Popovich’s bench. According to Marc Stein of ESPN.com, there’s a chance the Spurs could bring back a familiar face to Popovich’s sideline in […]

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Report: FC Barcelona, Spurs draftee Deshaun Thomas discussing new deal

According to Sportando.com, Deshaun Thomas, whom was the San Antonio Spurs’ 58th pick in the 2013 NBA Draft, is currently in discussion with FC Barcelona to re-sign with the club, and continue his professional playing career overseas in Spain. Thomas has played on the Spurs’ Summer League teams in the past few summers, including last summer, […]

Video: Danny Green says Spurs would’ve been in 2015 Finals over Warriors

The San Antonio Spurs were sent on an early summer vacation after losing in the first-round to the Los Angeles Clippers and once again failed to defend their NBA title.

But what if they did get past the Clippers? According to Spurs free agent Danny Green, he feels San Antonio would have gone on to the 2015 NBA Finals over Golden State.

Speaking with ESPN’s First Take, Green weighed in on the Finals, where he spoke on the series, what the Warriors have to do to beat Cleveland, why the Spurs didn’t repeat as NBA champs (including how injuries took a toll on the team), his free agency and more. (more…)

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