Originally written on TheProBasketballTalk  |  Last updated 11/19/14
The Spurs are definitely one of the most exciting and talked-about teams heading into the regular season.  Why wouldn’t they be after the offseason they just had? First, Tim Duncan demanded a trade.  Then Manu Ginobili showed up with hair plugs disguising his famous bald spot.  After that, Gregg Popovich announced his intentions to walk away from the NBA after this season to record a rap album with former Spur Stephen Jackson.  To top it all off, All-Star point guard Tony Parker turned into a 50-foot tall croissant and terrorized downtown San Antonio for two hours before a building fell on top of him, crushing him to death. OK, so none of that actually happened. And maybe the Spurs aren’t among the most talked-about teams in the NBA.  Not even after they were one half of probably the most entertaining Finals matchup ever.  You see, the fact is that First Take doesn’t spend much time discussing “headlines” like “Spurs players report to camp in great shape”, or “n...
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