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Manu Ginobili will skip the 2013 FIBA Americas Championship.
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Sean Elliott under fire for water use

Former Spurs star and current team broadcaster Sean Elliott was named as one of San Antonio's top 100 residential water users in a list published by the city.

The side of Matt Bonner you don't know

San Antonio Spurs fans know one side of Matt Bonner -- the guy at the 3-point line ready to launch a shot. Outside of the court, the "Red Rocket" is a far different personality and if you've seen his "Coach B" videos, that personality is a little on the goofier side of life. Nadia Bonner, Matt's wife of four years, gave an interview with UnionLeader...

Spurs' big 3 lead win over Rockets

Tim Duncan, Tony Parker and Manu Ginobili combined to score 84 points, and the San Antonio Spurs ended the Houston Rockets' five-game winning streak with a 122-116 victory on Friday night. Parker had 31 points and 10 assists, Duncan had 30 points and five rebounds and Ginobili had a season-high 23 points for San Antonio (23-8). Danny Green was 5-for-7 on 3-pointers and finished...

Leonard's return fuels defense for Spurs

The San Antonio Spurs have gone away from the defensive, shutdown philosophy that made them so successful in the past. It’s not a huge problem because they’ve improved the offense as well and can still win by outscoring their opponents, but on the year, the Spurs are giving up 97 points per game. One reason the Spurs could be giving up so many points is the fact that Kawhi...

Video: Spurs' Duncan moves up NBA all-time blocks list

The San Antonio Spurs couldn't keep the Houston Rockets from giving them a tough game, even while scoring 41 points in the first quarter. Tim Duncan's (quiet) mission wasn't as difficult. Tim Duncan made history in the first quarter by blocking Omer Asik and moving up the ladder in the NBA all-time blocks list by passing Tree Rollins. Duncan is now eighth all-time...

Duncan, Parker carry Spurs past Rockets

SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Tim Duncan, Tony Parker and Manu Ginobili combined to score 84 points, and the San Antonio Spurs snapped the Houston Rockets' five-game winning streak with a 122-116 victory on Friday night. Parker had 31 points and 10 assists, Duncan had 30 points and five rebounds, and Ginobili had a season-high 23 points for San Antonio (23-8). Danny Green was 5 for 7...

Spurs trusting Green to shoot, in good games and bad

The San Antonio Spurs went “bombs away” on the Dallas Mavericks on Sunday, hitting 20 3-pointers against their I-35 rival. They came close to the NBA record of 23, but even if they didn’t make history, it was a very impressive showing. Leading the charge was guard Danny Green, who went 7-8 from outside, leading all scorers in the game with 25 points. It was great to...

Video: Jackson's sweet pass to Duncan for the slam

During the San Antonio Spurs contest with the Houston Rockets last night, Stephen Jackson found Tim Duncan in the paint for an easy dunk. In the second quarter, Tony Parker lost control of the ball but Jackson was on the spot to steal the ball from Houston's Cole Aldridge and make a behind-the-back pass to Duncan  for two of his 30 points with a dunk on Aldridge. Check it out.

First half recap: Spurs vs. Rockets

The San Antonio Spurs (22-8) and Houston Rockets (16-12)  got things underway in San Antonio in a Texas sized showdown and it was a tale of two quarters. Here is the first half recap. First Quarter: Stat Leader: Danny Green with 14 points, and 2 rebounds. Recap: The Spurs hot shooting from the three-point line continued as the team rained down threes in the quarter...

Parker had fun offensively vs. Rockets; knows defense is still key

If you love an up tempo high scoring game, you'd love the highlights to the third game of four meetings between the San Antonio Spurs and the Houston Rockets. If you believe in defense first, then this wasn't the game for you.  The Spurs were once seen as a defensive juggernaut that wanted the final score to be in the low 80s if possible, but this year it's the opposite...

Spurs 100, Raptors 80

SAN ANTONIO - The San Antonio Spurs used a balance attack, with Tim Duncan scoring 15 points and Manu Ginobili 14, as they defeated the Toronto Raptors 100-80 Wednesday night at the AT&T Center. Tony Parker had 13 points, and Boris Diaw and Tiago Splitter each had 10, as San Antonio won its third in a row and improved its record to 22-8. Kawhi Leonard had 10 rebounds...

Neal out vs Mavericks on Sunday night

Gary Neal has been ruled out for Sunday's game against the Dallas Mavericks: Gary Neal did not travel to Dallas with the team and will not play tomorrow vs. the Mavericks (@spurs on Twitter)   Neal was also out against the Houston Rockets also. The San Antonio Spurs seemed to not need him with their surplus of guards (mostly point guards), which is a good sign...

Matchup of the Game: Spurs vs. Rockets

The matchup of the game for Friday night's game between the San Antonio Spurs and Houston Rockets is Tony Parker vs Jeremy Lin. With James Harden out last game between the two clubs, Lin had a ridiculous game against the Spurs that saw him score 38 points and dish out 7 assists. The Spurs got the win though behind Parker's triple double of 27 points, 12 assists, and 12...

Spurs-Mavericks Preview

As good as the San Antonio Spurs have been offensively, that success has not carried to the road recently. The Spurs are seeking their third five-game winning streak of the season but also looking to avoid a fifth straight road loss when they try to beat the slumping Dallas Mavericks for the second consecutive Sunday night. After a strong defensive effort led to a 100-80 win over...

All-Star Game Second Returns Are In

The second returns for the All-Star game are in and it's not looking good for the San Antonio Spurs and their fan base. The Big 3 from the Spurs are behind by a large number of votes for the starting spots. The All-Star game is known for a popularity contest over being a legitimate honor for performances (like when Yao Ming kept getting voted in when he was injured). These...
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