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The San Antonio Spurs (29-11) and the Memphis Grizzlies (24-12) will face off once again in a matters of days in San Antonio in a Southwest Division showdown. However, the Spurs will have to play without star Manu Ginobili who suffered a hamstring injury versus Minnesota and will be out for at least 10 days.
The Spurs and Grizzlies have split their first two meeting with both games heading into overtime.
This is the third game between the two teams. In the second meeting, the Grizzlies bested the Spurs 101-98 in overtime at Memphis. Tony Parker led the Spurs with 30 points and 5 assists while Tim Duncan added 13 points and 15 rebounds. Rudy Gay led the Grizzlies with 23 points and 6 rebounds.
The Spurs are coming off a 106-88 home-win over Minnesota. Duncan finished with 12 points, 9 rebounds, 7 blocks, and 5 assists to lead the Spurs to the win.
The Grizzlies are coming off a 73-99 loss to the Clippers. Zach Randolph recorded a team‐high 15 points and 12...
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The San Antonio Spurs lost guard Manu Ginobili on Monday to a left hamstring strain.
And instead of waiting for an official release, Dr. Ginobili let Spurs fans know just how bad the injury was.
"Just finished with the MRI," Ginobili tweeted. "Grade 1 strained left hamstring. 1014 days out."
The team followed the tweet by confirming the report from their star...
San Antonio Spurs guard Manu Ginobili has seen healthier days.
He posted on Twitter on Monday that he will be on the mend for the next 10-14 days.
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For the past few games, something's been lacking in the San Antonio Spurs' offense. They were missing shots and not trying to test the defenses they were playing against. Manu Ginobili knows the answer to this as he explains in his column on Canchallena.lanacion.com.au:
It would not be a problem if it were the first time, but the reality is that in three of the last...
Tim Duncan's performances this year have been nothing short of inspirational to San Antonio Spurs fans. His willingness to not only step back as the main focus of the offense shows his humbleness and his true will to win.
While the Spurs are more team oriented than ever before, Duncan's contributions are more noticeable on the defensive end this year than in previous...
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The San Antonio Spurs today announced that Manu Ginobili underwent an MRI this morning that revealed a Grade 1 left hamstring strain. The injury occurred in the second quarter of Sunday night’s game vs. Minnesota.
Ginobili is expected to miss 10-to-14 days.
The 29-11 Spurs are currently the 3rd seed in the Western conference, behind the Clippers at No. 2 and...
Aside from hearing San Antonio Spurs' Tim Duncan or Tony Parker getting injured, hearing Manu Ginobili will be out of action for at least 10 days is enough to make Spurs fans pull their hair.
It also makes Manu's teammates a bit concerned too.
After Manu suffered a hamstring injury in the Spurs' win over Minnesota, Tim Duncan and Danny Green discussed the loss...
Manu Ginobili is out with an injury, but the Southwest Division-leading San Antonio Spurs feel they can continue their impressive run on their own court.
The Memphis Grizzlies' chances of ending the Spurs' 12-game home winning streak would likely improve if Rudy Gay is back Wednesday night in the second meeting between these division rivals in six days.
With Ginobili suffering...
The San Antonio Spurs have already drawn the ire of David Stern this season. Now the team may have to fight its case in court as well.
ESPN.com’s Darren Rovell reports that Miami-Dade County attorney Larry McGuinness has filed a class action suit against Spurs coach Gregg Popovich, claiming that he and other fans “suffered economic damages” when Popovich chose not to play Tim...
Tim Duncan and Marc Gasol are the matchup when the Memphis Grizzlies visit the San Antonio Spurs at the AT&T Center tonight.
Duncan is coming off an impressive win against the Minnesota Timberwolves where he chipped in 12 points, 9 rebounds, 5 assists, and 7 blocks. This is a game where the Spurs lost shooting guard Manu Ginobili and Duncan showed more than enough leadership...
With the scare of Manu Ginobili's recent injury scare, the team will have to adjust a little until the star shooting guard returns to the San Antonio Spurs.
One of the main contributors off the bench is Gary Neal and although he has difficulty producing from the point guard position, he can help the team out making shots.
He's arguably one of the top pure shooters...
Tony Parker had 17 points and 11 assists and Tim Duncan added 19 points to help the San Antonio Spurs beat the Memphis Grizzlies 103-82 on Wednesday night, extending their home winning streak to 13 games.
The Spurs shot 58 percent from the field in becoming just the third team to score more than 100 points against the Grizzlies.Boris Diaw added 14, Kawhi Leonard 13 and Tiago Splitter...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Tony Parker had 17 points and 11 assists and Tim Duncan added 19 points to help the San Antonio Spurs beat the Memphis Grizzlies 103-82 on Wednesday night, extending their home winning streak to 13 games.
The Spurs shot 58 percent from the field in becoming just the third team to score more than 100 points against the Grizzlies.Boris Diaw added 14, Kawhi Leonard...
Whether it is through a new rule or a clause in their contract, there are 19 NBA players who have the ability to veto trades they are involved in. Three of these players are on the Spurs
Any guesses? It’s not who you might think.
Tim Duncan (that one’s kind of obvious), Patty Mills and Boris Diaw (not so obvious).
Duncan actually has a no-trade clause built into his...
A South Florida fan has filed suit against the San Antonio Spurs alleging the team violated the state's deceptive and unfair trade practices act by sending several players home before a November game against the Miami Heat.
Larry McGuiness, a Miami attorney, filed the class-action suit Monday in Miami-Dade County. The suit's allegations stem from San Antonio's game against...
It’s no secret that the San Antonio Spurs have been one of the most successful and active teams in international scouting well over the last decade.
While the Spurs’ due diligence has netted them current Spurs like Manu Ginobili, Tony Parker, Tiago Splitter and Nando De Colo via the draft, they’ve also had their share of international projects that ever seemed to meet their...