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Tim Duncan has said it all starts with Gregg Popovich, while Pop insists it all started with David Robinson. Exactly who set the foundation for the Spurs to become the model NBA franchise is a matter of respectful debate, even within the organization’s own ranks. What’s more, there is some dispute over whether the future lays with second-year swingman Kawhi Leonard or some as-yet unknown franchise centerpiece. What cannot be disputed is who controls the Spurs’ present. San Antonio is Tony Parker‘s team, as it has been for going on six or seven years, and all it takes for the casual fan to realize that, apparently, is for Parker to be on the precipice of winning a fourth championship ring. Few jobs in sports are as challenging as playing point guard for Popovich. A generation ago, Avery Johnson toiled under Pop’s yoke, enduring criticism from coaches, fans and reporters alike until his clutch jumper in Game 5 of the NBA Finals helped deliver San Antonio’s first title. It was never ea...

Tony Parker denies he was turned away from Memphis restaurant

Was Tony Parker denied access to a Memphis restaurant because he didn’t have a reservation? Kelly English, a famous chef who owns an eatery called Restaurant Iris, created that impression when he sent out the following tweets on Friday night. Confirmed MT @memphisacp: Tony Parker tried to eat dinner @restaurantiris and was denied service by [...]

Parker denies restaurant claim

Despite claims to the contrary, the Spurs point guard says he never tried to get a table at an exclusive Memphis restaurant, only to be rebuked. 

WAGs Wednesday: Tim Duncan’s (Soon To Be Ex) Wife, Amy Duncan

  The Spurs have made it to the NBA Finals for the 5th time during the Tim Duncan era.  While some may argue Tony Parker has been carrying San Antonio all post-season, we’ve seen plenty of the “vintage” Tim Duncan helping the Spurs reach the Finals.  Being crowned the best team in the West is usually a time for celebration, but unfortunately for Tim Duncan, he’s allegedly...

Glen Rice laying pipe to Sarah Palin, the Great One, and The Logo.

What a holiday weekend filled with tons of playoff sports action. I hope all went well for everyone and the weekend was filled with tons of bacon, sports and beer. Without further delay, lets get on to our Midday Cup Check for May 28, 2013. Blowing out the Candles Glen Rice, longtime NBA 3 point stud, is best known for practicing making babies with Sarah Palin back in college during...

Jalen Rose Declares Tony Parker is Best Player in the Entire NBA Behind LeBron and Kevin Durant

On Monday night,  Tony Parker’s surgical 37 point effort in Memphis led the Spurs to a 93-86 road win and 4 game sweep of the Grizzlies. After the game, much of the chatter was around how Tim Duncan and he’s still competing at such a high level and how he’s probably the best Power Forward in the history of the NBA – not much to argue with there. Jalen Rose, however, took...

Spurs magnifique in sweep to Finals

The last time the San Antonio Spurs were in the NBA Finals, Tony Parker was not quite a star and Tim Duncan was not quite over the hill (I think). Parker dominated that four-game sweep of the Cleveland Cavaliers, led by a precocious LeBron James, by averaging 24.5 points per game and shooting 56.8 percent. It was Parker's moment and emergence as one of the best point guards in...

Should Duncan go out on top?

During the NBA Finals, Rey Moralde of The No Look Pass will be contributing to Project Spurs during the San Antonio Spurs' chase for title number five.   We have seen this before in San Antonio. David Robinson did this in 2003. But would Spurs fans be surprised if Tim Duncan did the same as Robinson if the Spurs win title No. 5?   I'm talking about going...

Don’t Bet Against the Spurs

When they won their fourth championship in nine years back in 2007 they were already being called an “old” team. Well, once again they’ve somehow resisted the concept of aging on their way to their first NBA Finals in six years. If this series taught us anything it’s that San Antonio continues to reinvent itself; finding ways to win and finding ways to adapt. Make no mistake...

Gregg Popovich reviews weekend games

The night started off inauspiciously for San Antonio on Saturday night in the team's 104-93 win at FedExForum in Game Three. Memphis went ahead by 11 in the first five minutes of the game and Gregg Popovich instituted a line change, replacing his starting lineup with an entirely new group hoping that would spark something. It did not matter much as the first quarter and much...

The Spurs Celebrate With B-Boy Poses

This is always a fantastic way to celebrate winning the western conference finals.  Check out some of the Spurs doing their best b-boy impressions.  I am a little confused at Tim Duncan’s pose here, but I won’t lose sleep over it.   [TBJ] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports

Gregg Popovich gives WORST. SIDELINE. INTERVIEW. EVER (Video)

Some people complain that the San Antonio Spurs are a boring team to watch. You haven’t seen boring until you’ve seen this interview Popovich gave to Doris Burke of ESPN. You want to talk about an absolute waste of time? You thought Wisconsin Badgers Coach Bo Ryan being an ornery ******* to CBS Sports Tracy Wolfson at the Big Ten Tournament Final was bad? Wait until you see Popovich...

Top 10 takeaways from the Spurs' sweep of the Grizzlies

Sleep, sweet Zebo, Sleep 10) In retrospect, the Grizzlies' choice of playing "Don't Stop Believing" while they were being swept seems a little insulting9) This is the 5th time the Spurs have reached the Finals, though you will be forgiven if you thought it was every other goddamn year since the early 90's8) Perhaps trading Rudy Gay for the utterly useless Tayshaun...

More From Coach Pop: Yoga!

Let the celebration of Gregg Popovich sillytime continue! This video is old, but who cares-it’s him doing yoga! And very poorly. If they gave out awards for entertainment, Megan Fox would be 1st, Pop would be 2nd, and Brickleberry would be last. Coach Pop Wants Dinner Paul George is Pink

Win from finals, Spurs want to finish Grizzlies

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) -- Go ahead and call the San Antonio Spurs old. They're also experienced enough to know what to do only a win away from their first NBA Finals berth since 2007. Finish off the Memphis Grizzlies. "Absolutely, absolutely," Spurs center Tim Duncan said Sunday before a short practice. "We know they're not going to lay down. We're going...
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