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Devin Harris suggests giving Parker a few hard fouls

San Antonio Spurs’ Tony Parker diced the Utah Jazz in their opening game to the tune of 28 points, 8 assists, and 53% shooting in 37 minutes in Game 1. TP mostly did his damage by getting into the paint and teeth of Utah’s defense and the Jazz know slowing Parker down is important if […]

Ginobili starting tonight versus Wizards

San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich has had to shuffle the lineup through several injuries this season and he makes another lineup change tonight. In his pre-game interview, Popovich said guard Manu Ginobili will be starting tonight, and he will likely continue to start. With the news of T.J. Ford’s retirement, the Spurs are also […]

Video: NBA 2k12 intro, features Robinson, Duncan

NBA 2k12 is almost in stores but you can get a sneak peek at the amazing introductory cut scene. NBA legends and current crop of stars such as Magic Johnson, Steve Nash, Jerry West, Dwayne Wade, Karl Malone and many more are featured and San Antonio Spurs fans will be happy to see David Robinson […]

If the Spurs were an actor…

Our fellow NBA Bloguin blogger Don at With Malice did his monthly NBA power rankings and took  a different and refreshing spin with the rankings. This time he compared the teams to actors and compared the San Antonio Spurs to actor Tom Hanks: 2. San Antonio Spurs – If San Antonio were an actor, they’d […]

El repaso de los últimos cinco juegos de los Spurs

Esta semana les tengo el repaso de los últimos cinco juegos de los Spurs y algunos chismesitos involucrando la mini confrontación que hubo entre George Hill y Kobe Bryant de los Lakers durante uno de estos juegos. Como ven parece ser que los San Antonio Spurs deciden continuar con su supremacía en la NBA a pesar […]

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Spurs vs. Mavericks: The Morning After

Box Score | Advanced Stats | Game Flow The San Antonio Spurs continue on their perch atop the NBA and Western Conference after a win against the Dirk Nowitzki-less Dallas Mavericks on Thursday night. As was the case against the Lakers, the Spurs got scoring help from outside the big three, with Gary Neal providing the […]

All-Star second returns

With the 2011 NBA All-Star game coming next month in Los Angeles, the NBA released the second returns of fan voting. Here is how San Antonio Spurs’ Tim Duncan, Manu Ginobili and Tony Parker are doing so far: Duncan in fifth place: Kevin Durant (Thunder) 735,521 Carmelo Anthony (Nuggets) 602,516 Pau Gasol (Lakers) 597,201 Dirk […]

Length, Speed and Swagger: Spurs’ Recipe for Success–Part 1

The Spurs just don’t have it. They just don’t have, it. Whatever “it” has been this year—by most accounts, defensive help in the frontcourt and on the wing—the lack of it has prevented a fair amount of people, fans or otherwise (this guy included) from jumping on the Spurs’ championship bandwagon. Call it conventional wisdom, […]

Nowitzki out tonight and Garnett might be out as well

The San Antonio Spurs will take on the Dallas Mavericks tonight who will be without Dirk Nowitzki: Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki will not play against the San Antonio Spurs, coach Rick Carlisle said after the morning shootaround. It will be the second game Nowitzki missed after suffering a mild sprain to his right knee […]

Mavs Gameday Q&A: Rob Mahoney

With tonight’s game looming against division rival Dallas Mavericks, I spoke to Rob Mahoney, who covers the Mavericks regularly on his blog, The Two-Man Game. The Mavericks have also started this season off with an impressive 24-6 record and if you think they might be vulnerable away from the American Airlines Center, they are an […]

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Spurs claim another steal

The San Antonio Spurs are one of the best when it comes to international scouting and drafting impact players deep into the NBA Draft. In 1997, they were lucky to snag the number one pick which led to Tim Duncan. Since then, they have used the draft to build around Duncan. Drafting late-round “gems” such as Tony […]

Evolution of a leader

As the San Antonio Spurs have navigated through a decade or more of dominance in the Western Conference, there have been few constants.  The on-court leadership of Tim Duncan may be the singular factor that pervades the category.  As the sun sets on the previous decade, Spurs fans witnessed the peaceful transfer of such power […]

VIDEO: Hill doesn’t back down to Bryant

Seeing the San Antonio Spurs beat the Los Angeles Lakers last night was fantastic but the icing on the cake was watching George Hill not back down from Kobe Bryant when the two exchanged words.

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