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Spurscast 394- WARRIORS…Come out to play.

Godzilla v. Mechagodzilla. Thunderlips v. Rocky. Cruz v. Trump. All are child’s play compared to the epic showdown Saturday night in the AT&T Center. San Antonio pressed the Warrior’s collective faces into the dirt to even the season series at 1-1. But, is this the sign that the Warriors are finished, and the Spurs are back on top. Tap the breaks a little bit and listen to Jose and Ryan break it all down, with special guest Paul Garcia, on the latest Spurscast.

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Notes and Observations from Spurs’ victory over Warriors

AT&T CENTER – Out of the elite group of teams in the NBA consisting of the San Antonio Spurs, Oklahoma City Thunder, Los Angeles Clippers, Cleveland Cavaliers and Toronto Raptors, those five teams shared one element in common prior to Saturday evening – none of those five squads had yet to defeat the defending champion […]

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Spurs top Curry, Warriors in epic clash

Highlights: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=trNa2meUETY It was built up as one of the biggest games in the history of the NBA. What was supposed to be an epic offensive clash between two of the league’s hottest teams turned into a defensive battle, with the Silver and Black coming out on top. LaMarcus Aldridge scored 26 points and pulled […]

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Stages of Aldridge’s Comfort level with Spurs

AT&T CENTER – Before January 22, 2016, the San Antonio Spurs were getting 15.9 points and 8.9 rebounds from their marquee free agent from the previous summer, LaMarcus Aldridge. From the start of the season to January 22, that was known in many ways as an adjustment period for Aldridge to get acclimated to new […]

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Spurs stay perfect at home with win over Blazers

Highlights: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=76DducOn-TU The San Antonio Spurs know they have the defending champions coming to town on Saturday. The danger of not looking past the Portland Trail Blazers. Kawhi Leonard and LaMarcus Aldridge made sure that did not happen. Aldridge and Leonard combined for 44 points as the Spurs earned a 118-110 victory over the Blazers […]

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Simmons Assigned to Austin

San Antonio Spurs rookie forward, Jonathon Simmons, has been assigned to the Austin Spurs, per a release sent out by the San Antonio Spurs. The NBA-DL assignment comes after Simmons missed the last three games against the Bulls, Thunder and Clippers due to an illness. It’s the second NBA-DL assignment this season for Simmons. He […]

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A Bittersweet Goodbye

News broke last week that Peter Holt would be retiring from his position as Spurs Sports and Entertainment’s chairman and chief executive officer, a title he held for the last 20 years. His wife, Julianna Hawn Holt, will assume both roles and has appointed Rick Pych, an employee of SS&E since 1993, as co-CEO. “It […]

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The Spurs’ bench through 67 games

AT&T CENTER – Prior to Tuesday in the month of March, San Antonio Spurs forwards Kawhi Leonard and LaMarcus Aldridge had scored over 20 points together in 5 of the Spurs’ 7 March games. During those five games, the Spurs went 4-1 with a point margin of +6.4 points per game. Tuesday, with the Western […]

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Spurs use another strong 4th quarter to rout Clippers

Highlights: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FsQnlDQZlKk The San Antonio Spurs have been a solid fourth quarter team much of the season. When shots aren’t falling early, they hit them when it matters most. And they did just that once again to remain perfect at home. Kawhi Leonard had 20 points as he led the Spurs to a 108-87 victory […]

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Keeping An Eye On Contenders: Mediocrity Clouds Chicago Bulls’ Playoff Hopes

It wasn’t too long ago that the Chicago Bulls were pegged as the hopeful antagonist to the Cleveland Cavaliers’ reign over the Eastern Conference. These days, the Bulls are just hoping to make it into the playoffs. The extreme turnaround for the organization has been a painful one to watch, and that is said in […]

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Spurscast Episode 393- The Stretch Run

Just as the Spurs are bracing for the stretch run, so are the Warriors. These two titans-of-the-hardwood (sorry) are more likely to meet in the Western Conference Finals than Batman vs. Superman being a great movie. So, they’re gonna meet. So what could spoil the plans? Ryan breaks it all down with special guests Ben Bornstein and Paul Garcia, on the latest Spurscast.

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Interviewing Patty Mills: The Spurs’ home stretch, Player Development and Sausage talk

SAN ANTONIO – Thursday night I was at the AT&T Center where the San Antonio Spurs knocked off the shorthanded Chicago Bulls and then Matt Bonner hosted a Coolio concert. Early the next morning I was at the Westin Riverwalk to talk about sausage with Patty Mills. How’s that for an attention grabbing introduction, 8th […]

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Project Spurs on the KSAT12 Race for Seis Webcast

In a recent episode of KSAT12’s Race for Seis Webcast show, Project Spurs’ Paul Garcia joined host RJ Marquez to discuss what the signing of Kevin Martin could do for the Spurs’ offense, the development and growth of Kawhi Leonard this season, and the two previewed Saturday’s headlining matchup between the Spurs and Oklahoma City […]

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Finding Trends: Playoffs Start Now

Things look a little different in San Antonio since the last time we checked in on the ups and downs of the Spurs. The easiest thing to pick out after flipping on the game against the Bulls Thursday night was the state of the bench. Gone are young point guard Ray McCallum and veteran swingman Rasual Butler. Replacing […]

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Spurs use fourth quarter surge to top Durant, Thunder

Highlights: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cwLNWiO8dCs San Antonio Spurs Head Coach Gregg Popovich said he is viewing this five-game homestand as a ‘final exam’ for his team as the season gets closer to ending. The first test was difficult, but they passed with one final push. Kawhi Leonard scored 26 points and grabbed seven rebounds as he led the […]

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Project Spurs discusses the Spurs & NBA on the Go Spurs Go Memes Podcast

With the San Antonio Spurs preparing to face the Oklahoma City Thunder Saturday, Project Spurs’ own Paul Garcia and Tom Petrini joined the Go Spurs Go Memes Podcast to not only breakdown Saturday’s marquee game, but also all sorts of news regarding the Spurs and NBA as a whole. Joined by host Ray, Frank the […]

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Five Bullet Friday: An underrated Robinson and the game to watch

• What we’re reading As part of 90s week on Hardwood Paroxysm, Jeremy Conlin talks about former Spur and Hall-of-Famer David Robinson being underrated and under-appreciated. David Robinson is way, way better than anyone cares to remember these days. He may be the most statistically unimpeachable player of the Jordan-and-since era other than Jordan. He’s […]

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Austin Spurs Weekly Update: 3/10/16

A pair of roster moves highlighted an undefeated week for the Austin Spurs, as head coach Ken McDonald’s squad inches closer to clinching a playoff spot. Sunday’s matinee against the Idaho Stampede was the ultimate back and forth matchup, with 10 lead changes happening in the third quarter alone. But a strong fourth quarter, led […]

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20-20 Scoring Games from Leonard and Aldridge Increasing in Past 2 Months

AT&T CENTER – The San Antonio Spurs improved to 55-10 on the season Thursday with a 109-101 victory over the Chicago Bulls. In the victory, the Spurs’ two leading scorers, Kawhi Leonard and LaMarcus Aldridge combined for 55 points, as Leonard scored 29 points and Aldridge 26. When going through the data, Thursday marked the […]

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