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HOUSTON - “The fans had a great time. That’s what it’s all about.”
That was San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich commenting on an entertaining All-Star game in which he led the Western Conference All-Stars to a 143-138 victory over the Eastern Conference All-Stars on Sunday.
“I mean those guys are the best in the world and they competed and worked hard,” Popovich said about the All-Stars who participated in the game.
Los Angeles Clippers’ Chris Paul (20 points, 15 assists) led the Western Conference All-Stars and earned the game MVP honors. Oklahoma City Thunder’s Kevin Durant added 30 points, the Clippers’ Blake Griffin added 19 points, and New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony led the East with 26 points and 12 rebounds.
Here’s a Spurs-focused rundown of the game in which Parker finished with 13 points, five assists, and two steals, and Duncan finished with two points and three rebounds.
First quarter: West 31, East 26
Parker: 7 minutes, 2 points, 2 ass...
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Gregg Popovich may be known for being a "perfectionist", especially when you see him coaching the San Antonio Spurs and he almost loses his sanity when a player doesn't rotate on defense in time. That's usually the "outside" view of Coach Pop but, for Spurs fans, it's a completely different personality they know. This laid back personality was visible...
Going into the All-Star break, the San Antonio Spurs have the NBA’s best record at 42-12 and are once again title contenders. Although they have not won a championship since 2007, this could very well be their year and right here is a prediction that Tim Duncan and Gregg Popovich will win their fifth championship together. You can put this guarantee in the books, wherever those...
HOUSTON – 12 days ago, I wrote a column with some very specific data that was showing several parallels on the defensive side of the ball between the current 2013 San Antonio Spurs and the teams of their past championships: 2003, 2005, and 2007.
Being that it is All-Star weekend, I was presented with the opportunity to ask Spurs All-Star forward Tim Duncan about some...
When mentioning great organizations within sports the San Antonio Spurs are also mentioned as one of the top professional sports organizations.
Led by potential MVP candidate Tony Parker, future Hall of Fame forward Tim Duncan and Manu Ginobili it seems as if the Spurs are headed back to the NBA Finals.
It’s no wonder they are named as one of the top organizations, they continue...
HOUSTON — Kawhi Leonard has been having a great quiet season for the San Antonio Spurs. He's shooting the ball at 40% from 3-point range and rebounding the ball at 5.5rpg. He's become the Spurs' primary defensive stopper at the beginning of games and clutch situations, but it hasn't really been showcased with the Spurs not being "media friendly" to some...
HOUSTON - The San Antonio Spurs were well represented on All-Star Saturday Night with Tony Parker attempting to defend his 2012 Taco Bell Skills Challenge title and Matt Bonner making his first appearance in the 2013 Foot Locker Three-Point Contest.
Tony Parker: 2013 Taco Bell Skills Challenge
Up first on the night was Parker going head-to-head against Jrue Holiday (Philadelphia...
HOUSTON – Sunday was San Antonio Spurs guard Tony Parker’s fifth All-Star game of his career, and though each experience at the All-Star game has been great for Parker, Sunday was a bit more different because of Parker’s Spurs-affiliated company.
Parker got to play in what could possibly be Tim Duncan’s last All-Star game of his career. After the game, Parker spoke about...
Coming off another appearance as a Western Conference All-Star, San Antonio Spursfans will get to chat with Tony Parker and see him grace the cover of "Maxim" magazine soon.
Parker will be taking your questions via Twitter next week during a very special Tweetchat on Wednesday night, February 20th at 9pm EST. The stylish Tissot watch ambassador will talk about fashion...
HOUSTON - There is no doubt the NBA is an international league. With players from across the globe, almost every team has foreign players. Take the San Antonio Spurs who boast a roster of players from Argentina, Brazil, Australia, and France, as an example of just how far along the NBA has come at incorporating foreign players.
Tony Parker is one of those international players...
The San Antonio Spurs keep getting mentioned as a gold-standard for professional sports organizations. They deserve it as they stay a winner consistently year to year.
They had an amazing year in 2012, as they played in 119 regular season and playoff games.
At the All-Star break this year, the Spurs have the NBA’s best record at 42-12, 2.5 games ahead of the nearest competition...
It appears San Antonio could be the potential landing spot for Josh Smith, according to Sam Amico via Fox Sports Ohio.
San Antonio could emerge as a potential landing spot for Smith, according to an Eastern Conference GM. With Smith’s expiring contract, it is believed the Spurs wouldn’t have to surrender much in return — and that coach Gregg Popovich and stars Tim Duncan...
It’s NBA All-Star Weekend and teams get to regroup and work on some upgrades, changes and trades before the trade deadline. The top 5 teams haven’t changed overall, but they’ve switched positions throughout the season. 1. San Antonio Spurs (42-12) – Tony Parker is playing at an MVP level and Tim Duncan is quietly [...]
Kyrie Irving beat out Matt Bonner in the final round to win the 2013 Foot Locker 3-Point Contest at All-Star Saturday Night – Irving caught fire in the final round, scoring 23 and was just 2 points shy of breaking Jason Kapono’s record:
The Kyrie Irving All-Star extravaganza continued on Satruday night as the Cavs’ point guard was crowned the 2013 3-point contest champion.
Irving scored 18 in the first round and 23 in the finals to defeat the Spurs’ Matt Bonner who finished with 20. In the last year and a half Irving has been crowned MVP of the Rising Stars Challenge, Rookie of the Year, and is now the 2013...
Now that the 2013 NBA All-Star break is over, the San Antonio Spurs (42-12) will start the West coast segment of their annual Rodeo Road Trip with a visit tonight in Sacramento to face the Kings (19-35). This will be the second game between the Spurs and Kings this season.
The Spurs won the first game 97-86 in Sacramento. Tim Duncan led the Spurs with 23 points, 12 rebounds and...