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Israeli music group makes rap tribute to Gregg Popovich (Video)

San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich has inspired an Israeli musical group to create a rap tribute in his honor. This rap song made the rounds a bit last year, but with the Spurs back in the NBA Finals, it's the perfect time to resurrect it. Without further adieu, here's Arik Henig and X Beautiful with "Popovich (Nasty Game)". Tell me that the...

Throwback: Gregg Popovich As an Assistant Coach To Larry Brown

There is something very unsettling about Gregg Popovich not being in charge. Check him out here pictured with David Robinson and head coach Larry Brown. Brown coached just over three seasons (1988-92) with the Spurs, during which he reached the playoffs twice. YOUNG POP! [Reddit] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports

Video compilation of Gregg Popovich’s best interviews is hilariously uninspiring

All of the best, or worst, moments from San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich's extremely short interviews during the 2012-13 season.

Tony Parker, Tim Duncan Coach Up Spurs While Gregg Popovich Rests During Timeout Against Heat (Video)

Gregg Popovich is widely considered to be the best coach in the NBA, and his four championship rings and his string of 14 consecutive 50-win seasons make that point hard to debate. But the Spurs’ coach has an advantage over the rest of his colleagues. On a crucial possession the Spurs’ win over the Heat in Game 1 of the NBA Finals on Thursday, Popovich did not even bother to...

Spurs coach Gregg Popovich on Tim Duncan, “He’s older than dirt”

Earlier today, NBA Finals Media Day kicked off with interviews of many notable players within the San Antonio Spurs/Miami Heat match-up in the 2013 NBA Finals. As you might figure, TNLP favorite Gregg Popovich provided an amusing interview and waxed poetic about the time that he listed Spurs forward Tim Duncan as “DNP-Old“. This comes courtesy of Miami Herald’s Joseph Goodman...

Spurs’ Game Plan to Win Finals: Crowd LeBron

San Antonio Spurs’ head coach Gregg Popovich isn’t the longest tenured coach in the league by accident. Sure it helps having Tim Duncan roaming the paint for the past 16 years but Popovich is probably the best at attacking an opposing team’s weakness. CLICK HERE TO READ MORE »

Spoelstra, Popovich making the right moves

Other than being widely known by just the first syllable of their surnames, the coaches who will match wits in these NBA Finals may seem like polar opposites. Of course, they would probably disagree with that assertion. Miami's Erik Spoelstra wears sharp suits and is a stats guy; San Antonio's Gregg Popovich often skips the tie and would immeasurably prefer to answer questions...

Ex-Spur Stephen Jackson says Gregg Popovich played “mind games” with him

When Stephen Jackson was waived by the San Antonio Spurs right before the playoffs, the move left many scratching their head. Jackson had often spoke about some of the best years of his NBA career being in San Antonio playing for head coach Gregg Popovich. So what went wrong? Jackson said he didn’t want to play Popovich’s mind games which included wanting him to play behind two...

Predicting the NBA Finals: Miami Heat vs. San Antonio Spurs

The NBA Finals are upon us and the Miami Heat’s bandwagon haters and lovers are making their feelings felt everywhere you go. Meanwhile down in Texas, Spurs supporters are settling in for what they know will be a long series. We have our thoughts and analysis on who will hoist the big trophy and why. Based off of their post-season and current habits and stats, Players View has...

Video: Tony Parker Consults With Popovich And Coaches Spurs

This is pretty cool: Tony Parker consults with Gregg Popovich, who was most likely waiting for a joyous sideline TV interview, and returns to the bench to coach the Spurs on the upcoming play from Pop’s usual seat. h/t @cjzero

Video: Parker, Duncan take over coaching duties

Gregg Popovich is one of the best coaches in NBA history but, if you ask Pop, the cantankerous legend will quickly pass off praise and credit to the long list of players that have worn the San Antonio Spurs uniform. What makes Popovich a unique coach is his relationship and the foundation of trust that has been built with his entire roster, most notably his star players.  Tim Duncan...

Incredible .GIF Shows ‘Then And Now’ Featuring The Spurs Big 3 And Pop

Reddit user megazomb87 has put together a phenomenal .GIF which features the Spurs players Tim Duncan, Tony Parker, Manu Ginobli, and head coach Gregg Popovich in a short timelapse. You can see the differences in each player from back in the day and present day. Great work. [Reddit] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports

Rested Spurs ready to get back to basketball

(Eds: With AP Photos.) By RAUL DOMINGUEZ Associated Press The San Antonio Spurs spent most of the past week resting, answering the same questions from the media and battering each other during practice. Mainly, though, the Western Conference champions spent their time off impatiently waiting to find out who they would play in the NBA Finals. San Antonio finally got the answer when...

Parker's evolution lifts Spurs back to Finals

As Tony Parker arrived at the podium for an interview session Wednesday in Miami, he crossed paths with San Antonio coach Gregg Popovich, who was just departing. Popovich made a joke, and Parker laughed. A few years ago, that might not have happened. Several summers ago, the Spurs were trying to sign Jason Kidd, which in some circles was incorrectly perceived as Popovich deciding...

Column: Spurs turn down the Heat just in time

(Eds: With AP Photos.) By JIM LITKE AP Sports Columnist One reason the Spurs always get called ''boring'' may be because we rarely see the most important guy on the team do his best work. That would be coach Gregg Popovich, who played every bit as big a role in stealing Game 1 from the Heat as his shape-shifting point guard, Tony Parker, or ageless Tim Duncan did...
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