End of the Week Links – 02/27

The Spurs went 1-1 for the week. They started off with a nice win over the Oklahoma City Thunder where Manu reminded us that he’s still, well, Manu Ginobili. Then they lost to the Houston Rockets failing to complete a comeback attempt.

Now on to the links.
  • NBA.COMSpurs.com’s Ben Hunt caught up with Spurs General Manager R.C. Buford for an exclusive post-trade deadline interview.
  • 48 Minutes of Hell – Timothy Varner made a nice run down of Manu Ginobili’s scoring spurt in the closing minutes of the 4th quarter against the Detroit Pistons.
  • ESPN – Henry Abbott on Manu Ginobili’s iron will.
  • San Antonio Express News – Buck Harvey confirmed that Manu Ginobili is not normal. Well, he is actually Batman wearing jersey # 20 and plays for the Spurs.
  • SLAM Online – Adam Fleischer’s interview with George Hill is a must read.
  • WOAI – Humberto Cervera talked about Manu Ginobili’s new move and some interesting Spurs rituals.
  • San Antonio Express News – Buck Harvey questioned the Spurs for not making a run at Marcus Camby at the trade deadline.
  • NBA.COM – Ken Rodriguez shares us this great story about Manu’s beginnings as a basketball player in Bahia Blanca.
  • Bleacher Report – Robert Kleeman says that Richard Jefferson’s wake up call starts with Spurs’ trade deadline silence. It’s about time you step up big time RJ!
  • San Antonio Express News – Mike Monroe believes that trades in the West means bad news for Spurs.
  • MLive – Patrick Hayes thinks that the San Antonio Spurs are not a good comparison for the Detroit Pistons.
  • San Antonio Express News – Mike Monroe reported on Popovich’s plan to play Richard Jefferson as a small forward. That means less small ball lineup for the Spurs. Hooray!
  • NBA.COMSpurs.com’s Ben Hunt recently had the chance to talk with Spurs legend David Robinson about how the Spurs are making a difference in the San Antonio Community and his visions for giving.
  • Bleacher Report –  Chad Smith gave his list of the 5 Most Underrated NBA Point Guards. Find out who is on the list.
  • Greg’s Views On The State of The Nation – Gregory Moore talked about the block that was felt in Spurs land.
  • San Antonio Express News – Jeff McDonald thinks that Manu was possessed in the Spurs’ win over the Oklahoma City Thunder.
  • ESPN – Henry Abbott tell us that good players aren’t afraid to touch teammates. He even goes on saying that “As a supportive teammate, one of my favorite players has always been Tim Duncan…”
  • Pounding the Rock! – Tim C. taking a poll on the Spurs offseason needs.
In case you missed them, here are some great reads from us here on Project Spurs.
Once again, the Spurs couldn’t sustain momentum after a big win. Maybe they’ll get it done in the next few games. Winning their upcoming game against the Phoenix Suns would be a nice start!

Enjoy reading and have a great weekend!
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