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San Antonio Spurs: What All 5 Starters MUST Work On
By Anthony Groves: HoopStuff Writer…
PG: Tony Parker: Efficiency in Defense
It’s no secret in how lethal Parker is offensively. However, defensively he’s just been average over the course of his career. With the level of talent at the point guard position in the Western Conference, Parker is going to have to step up and contain others consistently if the Spurs plan on making another run at the NBA championship.
SG: Danny Green: Ball Handling
Green had a breakout performance in last year’s NBA Finals against the Miami Heat. But when Miami’s perimeter defenders closed in on him, he panicked and ended up getting trapped in the corner. He’s athletic enough to beat defenders off the dribble, penetrating, and kicking out to an open three point shooter. That was the Spurs’ bread and butter play all season, after the famous pick and roll consisting Tony Parker and Tim Duncan and he would improve the team and helps his own game if he were t...
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Team france led by San Antonio Spurs' Tony Parker, Boris Diaw and Nando De Colo, played a thrilling game versus Team Serbia, escaping with a 78-74 win in overtime thanks in large part to Parker's clutch play down the stretch.
Parker led France with 14 points, 5 rebounds, and 4 steals in 29 minutes of play but it was his clutch shooting and solid defense this got Team...
San Antonio Spurs fans have been dealing with a disappointed offseason after a Game 7 loss in the NBA Finals this year.
With the season coming to an end, the Spurs parted ways with forward Stephen Jackson. Since the, Capt. Jack has been blowing up his social media outlets and recently took a snap shot of himself sporting a Miami Heat cap.
It seems Spurs fans were not happy...
Roy Hibbert has recently spent time during his off-season summers working out with one of the most talented bigs in the league, Spurs’ Tim Duncan. On Monday, Hibbert traveled to Texas to train with Duncan at the Spurs’ facility for a few days. Hibbert sent out a tweet about his aiming to get better with “the best” during his workouts along with a diss for the popular summer...
At best, the most televisions that I’ve ever owned is a grand total of three, so it doesn’t surprise me that San Antonio Spurs forward Tim Duncan has more than me.
However, I didn’t think that he owned seventeen of them.
Check out this tweet by SB Nation’s Matthew Tyran as he got the source from an AT&T technician:
AT&T technician told me Tim Duncan has 16 TVs in...
The San Antonio Spurs are entering next season with the bitter taste of defeat in their mouths, and they will be hell-bent on trying to make it back to the NBA Finals to redeem themselves. One of the major factors that will determine their chances of grabbing that fifth title will be the development of their young front line.
Tim Duncan will remain Tim Duncan but it is...
San Antonio Spurs' Aron Baynes suffered a hamstring injury with Team Australia which probably didn't sit will with fans of the black and silver.
He did decide to sit out the rest of summer play with Australia and if this video is any indication, he looks to be all healed up and ready to hit the court for San Antonio next season.
Check out Baynes putting in work at...
If you are an up-and-coming big man in the league, what better player to learn from than one who is Hall of Fame bound, and has an NBA resume to back it up. Pacers big man Roy Hibbert spent some of his offseason training with one of the best ever... San Antonio Spurs' Tim Duncan, and had no problem sharing his enthusiasm for the chance at working out with No. 21. I seek...
As the newest addition to the San Antonio Spurs, Jeff Pendergraph brings a certain dynamic to the game with his hustle and energy. Pendergraph comes over from the Indiana Pacers who had nothing but good things to say about him.
In a good piece by Ken Rodriguez, Pendergraph and the Pacers talked about what he brings to a team.
“The thing people don’t know...
Jamal Crawford’s league in Seattle and the Drew League out in California are feeding hungry NBA fans with fast-paced highlights as they wait for the upcoming season.
Indiana Pacers star Roy Hibbert said he has more pressing matters to attend to.
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Apparently the large fine the San Antonio Spurs had to pay for resting players - or sending them home - prior to a road game against the Miami Heat early last season were not enough warning for some.
Brooklyn Nets coach Jason Kidd says he’ll likely be adopting something similar when it comes to resting his 37-year-old big man via Yardbarker.
"When you look at KG,...
The San Antonio Spurs had quite the offseason and with summer camp approaching, it's time to look back at the offseason that was.
On this episode of the News 4 San Antonio-Project Spurs, Spurs Roundtable, Jeff Garcia and Aaron Preine talk about the roster moves made by the black and silver.
From Deshaun Thomas heading to France, the additions of Jeff Pendergraph and Marco...
Over seventeen seasons in the NBA, Kobe Bryant has faced off against the best of the best, and on many occasions has been asked to guard the biggest threat on the opposing team.
So, who is the toughest player the Black Mamba has ever faced? According to a tweet from Dave McMenamin, Allen Iverson, Stephon Marbury, Gilbert Arenas, Carmelo Anthony and Kevin Durant all rank highly in...
Roy Hibbert traveled to San Antonio to train with Tim Duncan on Monday.
Hibbert trained with Duncan last summer, too, and has spoken at length about his friendship with the San Antonio Spurs' big man.
Other big men were in attendance on Monday, when they worked out inside the Spurs' practice facility.
The Indiana Pacers went to the Eastern Conference finals last season and...
The Australian Boomers sealed a sweep of the FIBA Oceania Championship on Sunday with a game two victory over the New Zealand Tall Blacks, 76-63. In front of a Canberran home crowd at the AIS Arena, San Antonio Spurs point guard Patty Mills was pivotal in a 28-7 third quarter by the Aussies which turned the tide of the game.
Mills scored 13 of his 21 points in the third...
Australia defeated New Zealand by a final score of 76-63 to win the 2013 FIBA Oceania Championship.
Patty Mills scored 21 points, while Joe Ingles had 12 points, five assists and four rebounds.
Dante Exum had two points and two rebounds in just six minutes.
Corey Webster led New Zealand with 16 points.