Found January 30, 2012 on
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On this episode of the Spurscast, Project Spurs staff writer Trevor Zickgraf joins us to talk about last night's overtime loss to the Dallas Mavericks.Aside from breaking down the game, we all had issue with Matt Bonner receiving the inbounds pass on the possession that could've lead to a San Antonio Spurs win.After giving the game a thorough review, we talked about the Spurs' second unit, mostly consisting of Danny Green, Gary Neal and Tiago Splitter with a few other pieces moving in and out. Last night's second unit, which also included James Anderson and Bonner, was the reason for the Spurs' comeback and also the group Spurs coach Gregg Popovich elected to keep on the floor throughout the overtime period.After taking a quick look at some of the above-mentioned players, we finished the show out talking about two bigs that could possibly come to the Spurs and help them where they need it the most. As we reported last week, the Spurs are pursuing Kenyon Martin an...
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Ask San Antonio Spurs fans which current or former players they hate the most, and there's no doubt Karl Malone is very high on that list.
Aside from being a Western Conference rival and playoffs roadblock, it took little more than one swift elbow to David Robinson's head to keep him on their "hated" list.
With that in mind, Spurs fans would be interested to know...
San Antonio Spurs guard Manu Ginobili had his post-surgery splint removed and is back practicing with the team, according to the San Antonio Express-News.The 34-year-old broke his left pinkie finger in a game on Jan. 2, against the Minnesota Timberwolves and was initially thought to miss 6-8 weeks."He's shooting mid-range shots...he'll be cleared to go one-on-one in...
Last night the San Antonio Spurs almost pulled off their most impressive win in recent regular season memory. Down 18 with about three minutes left in the third quarter, a Spurs roster that consisted of Gary Neal, Danny Green, James Anderson, Matt Bonner and Tiago Splitter roared back to give the Spurs the lead late in the fourth, only to eventually lost by one in overtime.
Danny Green of the San Antonio Spurs thought he had beaten the Dallas Mavericks with a jumper at the buzzer. Unfortunately for Danny, he celebrated prematurely as the shot was still being reviewed. It was later found that he did not get the shot out in time and the game stayed tied at 91 and headed into overtime. To make matters worse, Dallas ended up winning the game in overtime...
The San Antonio Spurs have sent forward Malcolm Thomas to their D-League affiliate Austin Toros.
Thomas, a 6-9 forward, has seen action in three games for the Spurs this season, totaling 3 rebounds, 1 point and 1 assist in 15 minutes.
Thomas was signed by the Spurs on Jan. 11. Prior to joining the Silver and Black, Thomas played in six games for the Los Angeles D-Fenders of the...
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) -- Matt Bonner scored 15 points, going 5 of 9 from outside the arc, and Tim Duncan added 14 points as the San Antonio Spurs sent Memphis to its fourth straight loss with a 83-73 victory over the Grizzlies on Monday night.
Rookie Kawhi Leonard had 12 points and 10 rebounds for the Spurs, who snapped a two-game skid. Richard Jefferson scored 13 points, while Danny...
Matt Bonner scored 15 points, going 5 of 9 from outside the arc, and Tim Duncan added 14 points as the San Antonio Spurs sent Memphis to its fourth straight loss with a 83-73 victory over the Grizzlies on Monday night.
Rookie Kawhi Leonard had 12 points and 10 rebounds for the Spurs, who snapped a two-game skid. Richard Jefferson scored 13 points, while Danny Green finished with...
It's a Texas-sized tussle tonight as old rivals once again face off as the San Antonio Spurs (12-8) take on the Dallas Mavericks (12-8) in Dallas.
Both teams are tied for first in the Southwest Division but both teams limp into this contest. Dallas' star Dirk Nowitzki has been out of action for conditioning while Jason Kidd is out of action due to an injured right calf....
Already this season, we’ve seen star players go down. Zach Randolph is out for a long time. So is Al Horford. No one knows how Manu Ginobili will play when he comes back. And no one really knows how much injuries are affecting Kobe Bryant, Chris Paul and Gerald Wallace. A part of me wants [...]
The Spurs are 10-7 without Manu Ginobili this season.
The power forward spot is probably the 2nd most important spot on a basketball team. You build your team dependent on a dominant power forward. The Spurs’ dynasty with Tim Duncan and Charles Barkley’s career can attest to that fact. So, when you have a dominant big man, you do everything you can to keep him. Right? …right? Unfortunately for Kevin Love’s bank account, many...