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Though super polite and professional, Tim Duncan doesn’t exactly have the most colorful of personalities. Duncan’s teammate Manu Ginobili joked about this fact with a spot-on impersonation of the Spurs big man when asked how Duncan would feel about a statue being erected in his honor once his playing days are over. Check out the funny clip above. [The Basketball Jones] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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Manu Ginobili has not had the greatest NBA Finals thus far. While his Spurs do lead the Heat, two games to none, in the best-of-seven series, the 35-year-old guard has looked every bit his age. He nearly cost the Spurs a win in Game 1, and he was dreadful in Game 2.
Game 3 was more of a mixed bag. Ginobili’s seven points on 3-for-7 shooting were nothing special, but he did record...
To be honest, most of us would probably freak out if an NBA player fell into our laps during a game and last night during game three of the 2013 NBA Finals, one lucky Spurs fan got the chance to catch Tim Duncan.
Keep an eye on the blonde woman sitting in the lower level as Duncan dives into the stands to save a loose ball and her shocked look upon catching Tim:
The San Antonio Spurs have some of the most passionate and dedicated fans in the NBA, and probably all of professional sports. Apparently they also know some skilled barbers.
Case in point, this fan who wears his love for Spurs guard Manu Ginobili on the back of his head:
Manu, in hair. Photo from Reddit.
I’d be interested in finding out if this guy goes to the same barber as...
Manu Ginobili provided a nice spark off the bench for San Antonio in the first quarter of Game 3. Along with his 4 points and 2 assists, the Spurs veteran threw down this two-handed jam after hitting D Wade with the pump fake.
The Spurs' company line after two games in Miami could have easily been this: "We got the split we wanted going back to San Antonio." That's normally the default for road dogs who wrestle away homecourt advantage.
Instead, company man Manu Ginobili delivered a considerably more blunt assessment after Game 2's 103-84 slaughter. The Spurs wanted more than a...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Tim Duncan, Tony Parker and Manu Ginobili sat in mostly stunned silence, all that playoff experience not preparing them for how they felt after two games.
They were satisfied, yet shaken.
The San Antonio Spurs had taken home-court advantage away from the Miami Heat, but then the reigning champions took them apart.
So as they prepared to bring the NBA Finals back...
SAN ANTONIO - Miami Heat's Udonis Haslem has had to defend the likes of Roy Hibbert, and Joakim Noah during Miami's postseason run to the NBA Finals and now he finds himself guarding perhaps the greatest big man of this era in the NBA - San Antonio Spurs' Tim Duncan.
Duncan has been having a solid postseason averaging 17.4 points, 1.7 blocks, 2.2 assists, 9.6 rebounds...
Tim Duncan had six points and two rebounds to help the San Antonio Spurs take a 24-20 lead over the Miami Heat after one quarter in Game 3 of the NBA Finals on Tuesday night.
Kawhi Leonard had five points and three rebounds and the Spurs shot 61 percent from the field in the first finals game in San Antonio since 2007.
Dwyane Wade got off to another quick start for the Heat, scoring...
We all know that San Antonio Spurs fans are some of the most dedicated within the Association and one Spurs fan decided to show his love for Manu Ginobili with a fancy haircut.
Check out this image from last night’s game three and check out the Manu likeness shaved into the back of his head:
Kudos to you, Manu haircut guy!
Spurs fan shaves Manu image in the back of his head...
During the NBA Finals, John Karalis of Red's Army will be contributing to Project Spurs during the San Antonio Spurs' chase for title number five.
It was tough to watch, but I’ve seen it happen before. In fact, the memory is fresh in my head.
San Antonio Spurs' Manu Ginobili spent much of last night’s Game 2 chasing after a ball that was...
After 11 seasons and 3 NBA championships, it’s hard to imagine the Spurs without either Tim Duncan, Manu Ginobli, Tony Parker, or head coach Gregg Popovich. This GIF is spectacular in that it shows just how they’ve aged in the decade plus they’ve been together, and how breathtaking Manu’s glorious mane of hair used to be.
The post This GIF of the Spurs Big 3 (and...
The rain outside contributed to the crowd, Tim Duncan, and Tony Parker being late to the arena Tuesday night for Game 3 of the NBA Finals. That same rain appeared to inspire a couple of their teammates to make it rain inside the arena on the Heat.
Danny Green and Gary Neal combined for 13 three-pointers to lead the Spurs over the Heat in a record setting blowout win, 113-77.
The NBA announced a new annual award dubbed the Twyman-Stokes Teammate of the Year Award, which will be awarded to its first winner prior to Game 2 of the NBA Finals. Spurs’ Manu Ginobili and Heat’s Shane Battier are both among the list of 12 nominees.
According to NBA.com:
The announcement and presentation of the Twyman-Stokes Teammate of the Year Award will be made before...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- From big 3s to Big Three, the Spurs had it all in the NBA Finals' raucous return to San Antonio.
Danny Green made seven of the Spurs' finals-record 16 3-pointers, Tim Duncan had 12 points and 14 rebounds, and the Spurs clobbered the Miami Heat 113-77 on Tuesday night to take 2-1 lead in the series.
Green scored 27 points and Gary Neal made six 3-pointers...
The San Antonio Spurs first possession wasn't anything groundbreaking. Tony Parker received a screen from Tim Duncan at the top of the arc and Miami trapped Parker aggressively. Duncan slipped into the lane and Parker fed him the pass.
Chris Bosh, defending Tiago Splitter on the play, dropped down for a beat to help on Duncan. Udonis Haslem quickly scampered from the top...