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Just when you thought all the "restgate" drama was behind the San Antonio Spurs comes news today that a Miami Heat fan is suing the Spurs because coach Gregg Popovich elected to send several of the teams players home prior to their November 29 game against the Heat.
Popovich sent Tim Duncan, Tony Parker, Manu Ginobili and Danny Green home prior to the game to rest his players early in the season during a grueling road trip that had them playing their fourth game and five days.
For most fans, an apology and public tongue-lashing of the Spurs from David Stern and then a $250,000 fine would have been enough, especially considering it took a late Ray Allen three-pointer for the Heat to get past a mostly reserve Spurs unit.
Darren Rovell of ESPN is reporting that attorney Larry McGuinness has filed a class action lawsuit against the Spurs in Miami-Dade County.
On Monday, Larry McGuinness filed a class action suit in Miami-Dade County, stating that the team...
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San Antonio Spurs guard Manu Ginobili is expected to miss 10-14 days with a left hamstring strain.
The Spurs say Ginobili had an MRI on Monday after getting hurt in the second quarter of Sunday night's game against Minnesota.
Ginobili didn't play after halftime against the Timberwolves after scoring 12 points. He also had five assists in his 12 minutes. San Antonio won...
The San Antonio Spurs caused a controversy when they sent home four of their top players prior to a nationally-televised game against the Miami Heat on Nov. 29. They have already been punished by the league for the move, and now they are being sued by a fan.
According to ESPN, attorney Larry McGuinness filed a class-action suit in Miami-Dade County against the Spurs for their actions...
Gregg Popovich made news and angered David Stern when he benched Tim Duncan, Manu Ginobili, Tony Parker, and Danny Green in a nationally televised game against the Miami Heat. Stern eventually fined him, although Popovich has been known to do this somewhat regularly to keep his key players fresh for the end of the season.
Understandably, some Heat fans were disappointed that they...
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The San Antonio Spurs today announced that they have recalled guard Cory Joseph from the Austin Toros of the NBA Development League.
Joseph, who has been assigned to the Toros three times this season, has appeared in 14 games with Austin, averaging a team-high 20.7 points, 5.9 rebounds, 4.6 assists and 1.29 steals in 39.2 minutes while shooting .465 (100-215) from...
Sometimes fans get frustrated when a coach gets ejected during a game. They believe the team has the best possible chance to win if the head coach is out there, especially if your team's coach is Gregg Popovich. From a player's perspective, it's a far different story. When asked about Pop's ejection, small forward Stephen Jackson joked:
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It came to somewhat of a shock (and lots of laughs) when Miami Heat fan Larry McGuinness filed a class action law suit Monday, claiming San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich intentionally sent Spurs' Tim Duncan, Manu Ginobili, Tony Parker and Danny Green home without the knowledge of the NBA, the Heat or their fans prior to their November 29 game.
Of course Spurs...
These “Groupie Tales” are always funny to me, because they could be 100% accurate (athletes just like anybody else, do some crazy things behind closed doors) or could just be someone looking for their 15 minutes of fame.
That is the gift and the curse of being a celebrity, someone is always trying to get the scoop on you. For instance Full Court Pumps relays a message from...
The Timberwolves may have dropped a game to the Spurs last night in the Alamo City, but Wolves' Derrick Williams sure left an impression on Spurs' DeJuan Blair.
During the second quarter, Williams got Boris Diaw off a fake and view right past him for the fantastic jam on Blair.
Check out Williams putting Blair on a poster.
Manu Ginobili will miss the next 10-14 days with a Grade 1 strain of his left hamstring.
Fan escorted from arena for taunting Dwyane Wade
Dwyane Wade will not have his buttons pushed and demonstrated such, Monday, when a Utah Jazz fan was escorted from his floor seats at EnergySolutions Arena by security after too much taunting of the Miami Heat guard.
First off, allow me to make this public service announcement…
Your expensive purchase of floor seats...