Found December 21, 2011 on FOX Sports Southwest:
PLAYERS: Tim Duncan
TEAMS: San Antonio Spurs
Tim Duncan scores 19 points in his first game to lead Spurs past young Rockets in final tuneup.

Duncan’s last stand

I still remember the feeling of watching the San Antonio Spurs win the lottery back in 1997. The Spurs were never a bad team, but since David Robinson got injured they had a terrible record the year before. I didn’t think it was fair they got the number one pick since their season seemed more like a fluke. But I knew what that number one pick was going to be used for, and I knew...

Spurs' Joseph quietly silencing critics

I’ll admit that on draft night when Cory Joseph’s name was called I was of those skeptics who quickly said the young guard wasn’t ready for the NBA. I was of the crowd to say he should have stayed at the University of Texas for a few more seasons. But, that same night, San Antonio Spurs' general manager R.C. Buford was happy that Joseph fell to the Spurs in the draft,...

Spurs getting 'serious' in the weight room

With the San Antonio Spurs’ opener with the Memphis Grizzlies less than a week away, it’s only natural the team will be buckling down and getting ready to take care of business. Looking at this picture, that’s definitely the case, sort of. Tony Parker on WhoSay I’m sure the San Antonio trio is much more focused when they’re actually hitting the weights, this was just...

<a href="/spurs/news/111222_spurs_waive_gani_lawal">Spurs Waive Gani Lawal</a>

SAN ANTONIO - The San Antonio Spurs today announced that they have waived forward Gani Lawal. Lawal, who was signed by the Spurs on Dec. 12, appeared in two preseason games, averaging 1.5 points and 2.5 rebounds in 11.5 minutes.

Duncan scores 19 to lead Spurs over Rockets 97-95

Tim Duncan scored 19 points and Tony Parker added 15 to help the San Antonio Spurs hold off the Houston Rockets for a 97-95 preseason win on Wednesday night.

Duncan scores 19 to lead Spurs over Rockets 97-95

Tim Duncan scored 19 points and Tony Parker added 15 to help the San Antonio Spurs hold off the Houston Rockets for a 97-95 preseason win on Wednesday night.

The final tune-up: Spurs-Rockets preseason preview

After falling to the Houston Rockets on Saturday in their first preseason game without two members of the “Big 3,” the San Antonio Spurs are expected to have Tim Duncan and Tony Parker back in the lineup as they conclude their final preseason game in San Antonio tonight. Though it’s just another preseason game, the Spurs and Rockets will both be looking to improve in key areas...

Leonard saves Spurs from overtime in victory over Rockets

“I loved seeing that last shot go down so that nobody would have overtime. It made two teams really-really happy the game was over.” Said San Antonio Spurs’ head coach Gregg Popovich after rookie Kawhi Leonard knocked down a step-back 20-foot jumper to help the Spurs defeat the Houston Rockets 97-95 in the teams final preseason game. "The last shot; Cory skipped it and...

Spurs 97, Rockets 95

Rookie Kawhi Leonard showed Spurs fans exactly what he's capable of in his San Antonio debut on Wednesday night. Leonard hit a 20-footer from the left wing with 5.3 seconds remaining to give the Spurs a 97-95 win over the Houston Rockets in the preseason finale for both teams. Tim Duncan had 19 points and Tony Parker added 15 - and both know a bit about winning - but it was...

Knicks Claim Steve Novak Off Waivers

Steve Novak was waived this week by the Spurs.

Dalembert headed to Houston

The San Antonio Spurs knocked off the Rockets last night thanks to some Kawhi Leonard heroics and seemingly every Spurs big man that played had a nice night. But there is still concern that the Spurs need one more big to be contenders come playoff time. Well, one guy that would've helped the Spurs a lot is now off the market and is going to the team the Spurs most recently beat...
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