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If you’re like me, seeing Eddy Curry on the Spurs’ preseason roster was a bit of a surprise. We all know how much help the Spurs need in the post, but Curry has been considered a disappointment since he was drafted fourth overall in the 2001 Draft.
Curry has a documented history of being overweight and out of shape, and he’s had some heart problems that have kept him out of action in the past. He made a few appearances with the NBA champion Miami Heat last year, showing off a slimmer frame, but still not enough talent to make a long-term contribution.
Now he’s with the Spurs.
In his first preseason game, Curry played nine minutes, scoring seven points on 3-5 shooting and adding two rebounds. He’s not blowing anyone away, so the odds that he’ll make the final cut for the Spurs are pretty slim, but it looks like he may have other options.
“Even in the event Eddy Curry doesn't make the Spurs, word is he's played we...
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Another San Antonio Spurs training camp is in the books as the team prepares for their next preseason game versus Atlanta.
Project Spurs was at today's practice and here are some quotes and notes from today's media session.
Boris Diaw on having a full training camp with San Antonio.
"It's better. You get to play from the beginning. Get...
The San Antonio Spurs got their first preseason win last night beating Montepaschi Siena 106-77. For the game, Manu Ginobili paced the Spurs with 11 points and showed he wasn't phased by the long summer of basketball.
Manu showed he was in rare form last night with a nice fake move in the paint on Siena's Viktor Sanikidze. Yeah the same Sanikidze who the Spurs own...
On Saturday, San Antonio Spurs guard Nando De Colo made his preseason debut as the Spurs defeated Montepaschi Siena by 29 points in the AT&T Center. For De Colo, playing an Italian club was a familiar experience, though playing an Italian team in the United States may have been something that he hadn’t imagined before. Before De Colo scored two points, dished three assists...
For international players finally finding themselves in NBA training camps, which started last week, it signals one of the finals steps in the journey from making it from international prospect to NBA-caliber player.
For Nando De Colo, he knows he's here now in San Antonio after being drafted in 2009, but nothing is taken for granted.
The Spurs have a stockpile of guards...
The San Antonio Spurs kicked off their preseason schedule with a win over Italian team Montepaschi Siena 106-77. San Antonio was led by Manu Ginobili and Gary Neal with 11 points each.
For the complete recap, check out Project Spurs' Paul Garcia's recap but in case you didn't get to see the game, check out the highlights from last night's Spurs' win.
San Antonio Spurs' Stephen Jackson is known for his clutch-shooting, intensity on the court, and brashness whenever he steps foot on the hardwood. Off the court, he is also a pretty good rapper and has an upcoming album set to hit the shelves.
But who really is Jackson? Is he the intense player on the court or is he the rapper? According to Jackson there is a difference between...
The San Antonio Spurs will next play the Atlanta Hawks tomorrow night at the AT&T Center in preseason action. However, they will be without guard Patty Mills who suffered a sprained ankle and will be out of action for a couple of games.
Patty Mills will miss the next two preseason games with a sprained right ankle.
— San Antonio Spurs (@spurs) October 9, 2012
Former San Antonio Spurs defensive ace Bruce Bowen might have been able to lock down the league's best perimeter players during his time in the NBA but it seems he also can cut a rug.
Bowen, who helped promote NBA 3X in Spain, got caught up in a dance off with a participant when this happened. Check out Bowen getting down to "Let me clear my throat," by DJ Kool.
The San Antonio Spurs got their first preseason win over Montepaschi Siena beating the Italian team 106-77. And though the game was a complete blow-out for the Spurs, fans also got to see forward Viktor Sanikidze who the Spurs own his rights since trading for him with the Hawks at the 2004 NBA Draft.
Sanikidze finished with five points and after the game, Project Spurs caught...
It's been a while since we last checked up on San Antonio Spurs 2011 NBA draft pick Adam Hanga and it seems he is thrilling the crowds as usual.
Hanga, who is currently playing for Spainish team Basquet Manresa, nailed a three-point shot with three seconds left in the second quarter in a recent game versus Gran Canaria. Check out Hanga's buzzer beater and his reaction...