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At 6-foot-4, 230 pounds, David Ortiz rarely looks small -- except when he's standing next to an NBA center. Ortiz attended Sports Illustrated's "Sportsman of the Year" party on Tuesday night and took a picture with former San Antonio Spurs big man David Robinson, who stands at 7-foot-1. Needless to say, the height difference was obvious. Check out Ortiz and Robinson in the photo below via Ortiz's Twitter account. Photo via Twitter/@davidortiz

Video: Popovich doesn't like sports

It was a long NBA lockout but finally the light at the end of the tunnel is shining brighter as the 2011-2012 season will soon be here come Christmas Day.But how did San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich deal with the long labor impasse? Surely he took in other sports such as football, or soccer to past the time, right?Wrong.Apparently Pop isn't much of a sports fan. That...

D-League's Doug Thomas invited to camp

Today kicks off the San Antonio Spurs 2011 training camp after a the long lockout is over. And camp is sure to have some familiar faces and new ones.Speaking of new faces, Doug Thomas of the D-League's Reno Bighorns will be taking his shot at making the Spurs roster.Thomas, who played college ball at Iowa, is 6-9, 245 lbs., forward, who averaged 2.7 points, 3.2 rebounds, shot...

Spurscast #265: RJ era over

On this episode of the Spurscast, I am joined by Project Spurs' Trevor Zickgraf as we breakdown the news heard around the world -- the San Antonio Spurs will be using their amnesty clause and to let go of Richard Jefferson.We discuss the ramifications of the news on the team and what does this mean as far as the Spurs' search for a small forward.Speaking of small forwards...

Tony Parker gets wired

Add this to the pile of signs the San Antonio Spurs will be kicking up their new season soon.Tony Parker took to Twitter to snap a photo of him getting wired up for his physical and by the looks of things, he might give Steve Austin the "Six Million Dollar Man" a run for his money."Gentleman, we can rebuild him. We have the technology!"Tony Parker on WhoSay

Report: Spurs To Use Amnesty Clause On Richard Jefferson

Although Richard Jefferson didn’t make our list of the Top 5 Potential NBA Amnesty Clause Victims, that doesn’t mean he couldn’t still fall victim. According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports, the Spurs have indeed decided to use their one-time amnesty clause on the 10-year NBA veteran. What does this mean? While San Antonio clears [...]

Steve Kerr: On court comedian

A quick break from the rumor mill to let San Antonio Spurs fans in on an on-the-court secret. In an interview with, former Spurs guard Steve Kerr discussed among other things, trash talking on the court. Kerr shared this gem about him and former teammate Michael Jordan's final year in the league. "Well, one story that I actually didn’t tell on Open Court...

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Rumormill roundup: Dunleavy Jr. on Spurs' radar?

On Wednesday, the San Antonio Spurs were once again entrenched in multiple reports with confirmed visits from free agents Caron Butler and Josh Howard, to amnestying one of their own in forward Richard Jefferson. By the time the evening came to an end, the Spurs had secured their first free agent target of the period, that is former Pacers guard T.J. Ford. Here's the latest...

San Antonio Spurs to Sign TJ Ford

TJ Ford will be taking his talents to San Antonio, where he’ll back up Tony Parker. From the Express-News: “After agreeing to sign a contract with the Spurs that will make him Tony Parker’s primary backup at the point guard position, former University of Texas star T.J. Ford said he was anxious to open training camp with the Spurs on Friday. ‘I can’t wait to get there...

Spurs interested in David West?

The San Antonio Spurs have reportedly come to an agreement with point guard T.J. Ford and as far as we know are still the front runners for Caron Butler. That addresses needs at point guard and small forward (potentially, hopefully), but what about the need at the four or five position? While the Spurs appear to be out of money and running thin on assets, that hasn't stopped...

Manu needs Google to find practice facility

Manu Ginobili needed a little web help to join his teammates for a pre-training camp workout Tuesday.

Report: Spurs agree to terms with T.J. Ford

The Spurs have agreed to terms with free agent T.J. Ford, according to a newspaper report.
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