Kyle Anderson’s dream of playing in the NBA became a reality when he was selected with the 30th pick in the first round in the 2014 NBA Draft by the defending champion San Antonio Spurs. While some saw Anderson’s lack of athleticism and defensive ability as flaws, Gregg Popovich and the Spurs feel his basketball […]
San Antonio Spurs’ Tiago Splitter is currently playing for Team Brazil in exhibition matchups in preparation of the 2014 FIBA World Cup later this month.
Splitter and Brazil faced Argentina in a tune up game where Brazil lost 85-80. Splitter scored 16 points and nine rebounds in the loss.
However, the play of the was in the opening moments of the game where Splitter threw down one amazing ally-oop dunk. (more…)
Spurs fans may not know a lot about the most recent addition to the roster, JaMychal Green. Green, a 6’9” power forward, spent three seasons at the University of Alabama before throwing his name in the 2012 NBA Draft. Green went undrafted, and joined the Spurs Summer League team. After signing and quickly being waived […]
By Benjamin Bornstein, Project Spurs.com With the news of the Cleveland Cavaliers and Minnesota Timberwolves making up and making out pretty well with the re-ordered Kevin Love trade, I decided it was time to sit down and reconsider my life. Did the Cleveland Cavs just create the ultimate team? I don’t know, but we all […]
The San Antonio Spurs made history recently as they announced the hiring of WNBA star Becky Hammon as their new full-time assistant coach for next season. The hire was applauded throughout sports and beyond, and even the President of the United States sent Becky his congratulations. The topic was discussed on the show “Chelsea Lately” […]
Cleveland will reportedly land LeBron James and Kevin Love and suddenly the Cavs are picked to win the 2015 NBA Finals while the defending NBA champs – the San Antonio Spurs – are forgotten. Sure, the Spurs more than likely like it that way, being under the radar, but once again, major media outlets are […]
As if the San Antonio Spurs had not proved worthy of their title of “trailblazers” enough, they recently hired San Antonio Stars guard, Becky Hammon, as the first full-time female assistant coach in NBA history. However, Spurs Coach Gregg Popovich made it clear Tuesday in a statement, that Hammon’s assignment had nothing to do with […]
Despite his awkward exit from Golden State under Mark Jackson, former Warriors assistant coach, now new Celtics TV broadcaster Brian Scalabrine, had nothing but positive things to say about his former team. In fact, his words were so positive that he thinks the Warriors have what it takes to dethrone the defending NBA champion San […]
The San Antonio Spurs recently announced the hiring of WNBA star Becky Hammon to the team as an assistant coach, making her the first woman to ever have this position in NBA history.
And while it may have come to a surprise to many, NBA history was in the making as prior to the announcement, as she was already observing and watching from the sidelines during Spurs games and practices last season.
Check out video of coach Hammon in action with head coach Gregg Popovich at the Spurs’ practices, helping players like Danny Green, where you can see she is a natural. (more…)
As the Spanish National team prepares for the 2014 FIBA World Cup at the end of the month, Spain participated in an exhibition match with Canada Wednesday, as the Spaniards defeated the Canadians 82-70. In 33:25 minutes, San Antonio Spurs guard Cory Joseph led Canada in scoring with 19 points on 8-of-17 shooting. Joseph also […]
The San Antonio Spurs announced the team has signed 6’8″ forward JaMychal Green. Per club policy, terms of the deal weren’t announced in the release. According to Shams Charania of RealGM.com, Green’s deal will be partially guaranteed for two years. JaMychal Green’s new deal with the San Antonio Spurs is a two-year, partially guaranteed contract, […]
Wednesday the San Antonio Spurs announced their 2014-15 preseason schedule, as they’ll begin preparing to defend their 2014 NBA Championship with seven preseason games from October 08-24. As part of the NBA Global Games, the Spurs will open up in Berlin, Germany, against Alba Berlin on October 8. From there, the team will head to […]
Comedian Carlos Mencia spoke to our good friend Kiko Martinez over at CineSnob.net recently. Mencia, who is a diehard Lakers fan apparently can’t help but admire the San Antonio Spurs. “I just respect the way the Spurs play,” Mencia, 46, told me during a phone interview to help promote his tour stop at San Antonio’s LOL […]
“Championship. Always. Always. That’s the ultimate. When you stand at the bottom of the mountain your goal is to get to the top of the mountain, you don’t just want to go half way. So, it’s always championship.”
“Whatever it is that you want to do, there’s always an opportunity to rise. Nothing is ever easy, nothing is ever perfect – especially the things that are worthwhile doing. There’s always going to be adversity, there’s always going to be challenges and those are all opportunity to rise above it.”
Ladies and gentlemen, Los Angeles Lakers’ Kobe Bryant! (more…)
By Benjamin Bornstein, Project Spurs.com I wrote an article last week about how the San Antonio Spurs deserve an “A” for their efforts this offseason, but it seems they weren’t finished as they announced Tuesday that 6-time WNBA All-Star, Becky Hammon, would join the team as an assistant coach. This makes her the first salaried, […]