Found June 03, 2014 on That NBA Lottery Pick:
We are now officially 48 hours away from the start of the 2014 NBA Finals and people are getting hyped for the re-match between the San Antonio Spurs-Miami Heat. ESPN SportsNation posted a poll asking NBA fans who they were rooting for in the NBA Finals and overwhelmingly they went with the San Antonio Spurs: When it comes to picking the Heat or the Spurs, the United States is a nation (almost) undivided. — ESPN (@espn) June 3, 2014 As you might figure, the only state that voted for the Miami Heat was Florida and the rest of the world sided with the Spurs as well. *** Spurs image courtesy of Getty Images

Spurs don't get back without moving on

The journey back to the NBA Finals is one the San Antonio Spurs had never made before. Each of their four previous championships didn't include a back-to-back title, much less a return to the title series. So that makes this season unique in terms of getting back. The Spurs suffered their first Finals setback last June, a painful and downright cruel ending in Miami. Never had...

Plans for life after Duncan may be premature

It’s a sad truth, but unless miracle drugs become invented or he unearths the fountain of youth, San Antonio Spurs hall-of-fame power forward Tim Duncan’s NBA days are numbered. Although some would say Duncan found the fountain of youth several years ago, no one evades time for long. With the Spurs set to start the […]

Gregg Popovich: I’m Still Learning How To Use Boris Diaw

This is Boris Diaw’s third season with the San Antonio Spurs, and he has turned into an important clog in their rotation. After being cut by the miserable Charlotte Bobcats, many wondered exactly what the future would hold for Diaw. Diaw’s well-rounded game has made him quite the weapon for Gregg Popovich. He does so many things well, and while he’ll never necessarily be great...

Spurs Coach Gregg Popovich Predicts When Tim Duncan is Going to Retire

With the NBA Finals set to start Thursday night the media has been busy talking about anything and everything Spurs/Heat related they can. When it comes to San Antonio that means approaching the most obvious question on everyone's mind--when Tim Duncan may retire.When asked what he thought Gregg Popovich gave an answer that no one saw coming.@cjzero/TwitterPopovich has been exploring...

LeBron was a H.S. freshman the year Duncan won his first title

Tweet 4-time MVP LeBron James and the Miami Heat will face the San Antonio Spurs and Tim Duncan in the NBA Finals this year for the second straight season. This will be the third time James and Duncan have met at the highest NBA stage; Duncan and the Spurs swept LeBron and the Cavs back in 2007, Duncan’s fourth and last championship. As a bit of a reminder how long Duncan...

Spurs Injury Update: Severity of Tony Parker's injury unknown

The San Antonio Spurs enter the NBA Finals in a rematch of last year's Finals against the Miami Heat. The Spurs got back to the Finals following a 112-107 win in overtime over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Saturday. The Spurs did so without the presence of veteran guard Tony Parker in the second half and in the overtime due to ankle soreness.. His status for Game 1 of the NBA...

San Antonio Spurs Finals ‘Beat The Heat’ Hype Song Is Ramones-Esque

This San Antonio Spurs NBA Finals hype song called "Beat the Heat" sounds very much like the Ramones.

Position by Position: Spurs-Heat

Position by Position: Spurs vs. Heat It’s the rematch we’ll all be waiting for. The Heat and the Spurs will replay last year’s Finals once again. While the Spurs postseason rotation is pretty much set in stone at this point, Miami’s is quite the opposite. The advantage Miami’s roster has is that it is littered […]

Video: Manu Ginobili clowns Gregg Popovich in TNT interview

The San Antonio Spurs were in a jovial, joking mood after triumphing once again in the Western Conference Finals.  In an interview with TNT’s Ernie Johnson, Manu Ginobili channeled his inner Gregg Popovich when asked about his head coach. That led Pop to do the unthinkable – smile! H/T Bleacher Report

Project Spurs Previews the Spurs-Heat NBA Finals Rematch

The Spurs and Heat will once again face off in the NBA Finals but this time, the Spurs will be seeking a measure of payback after losing to Miami in last season’s Finals in seven games. To break down the rematch, Bloguin’s own Project Spurs previewed the Finals. From who is the Spurs’ x-factor, which Miami player needs to step it up to what should the Spurs do to slow down...

Dwyane Wade says Gregg Popovich is great at playing ‘mind tricks’

There are few NBA coaches that have the track record of San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich and with the Spurs going to the 2014 NBA Finals, he’ll have to pull out all the stops to beat the Miami Heat. Earlier today, Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade asked about coach Popovich and below is the response (as noted by Jason Lieser of the Palm Beach Post) he gave regarding if the...

Heat-Spurs Is An NBA Finals Rematch For The Ages

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If This NBA Finals Rematch Has Five Moments as Good as These From Last Year, We’re in for a Real Treat

If the basketball gods are good, Spurs vs. Heat Round 2 will be every bit as good as Spurs vs. Heat Round 1. For those that need a quick refresher on why the Spurs and the Heat should put on an entertaining series, one has to look no further than last year to see that when these two teams meet, amazing happens. Here’s the top five moments of the 2013 Finals between the San Antonio...

Spurs ready for Heat despite season series split

The San Antonio Spurs and Miami Heat will square off in the NBA Finals for the second consecutive season. The Silver & Black will be playing with the memories of their heartbreaking defeat in last years finals. Add in a deeper bench and revenge on their minds, it is shaping up to be one of […]

A Shot At Redemption

There are three distinct bad playoff moments in the Tim Duncan-era. For the sake of Spurs fans worldwide, I won’t divulge into the details behind these wounds, but everyone knows exactly what three moments are being referenced. Well, one can be talked about. Specifically, it can be talked about because of last night’s events. As […]
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