Found June 05, 2012 on Hoops Manifesto:
PLAYERS: Gregg Popovich
Spurs coach Gregg Popovich is awesome for many, many reason, but a main one is the amazing interviews he gives.  Here's a totally awesome (dude) highlight reel of his greatest hits:[youtube]AcegYF_Ti78[/youtube] 

Gregg Popovich’s history of abusing Craig Sager during interviews now in video form

TNT composed a video called “Best of Coach Pop,” and they released it on Monday when the Spurs lost at home to the Thunder in Game 5 of the Western Conference finals. If you watch the video, you’ll notice the first minute is spent showing Gregg Popovich essentially abusing TNT reporter Craig Sager during interviews. Sometimes the Spurs coach kept it simple and made fun of...

The best of Gregg Popovich

During his career, San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich has provided us with many classic moments.The fine folks over at Turner Sports decided to put together a compilation of his best sound bytes during his time in the league and if we learned anything from this five-minute clip, coach Pop can dole out some memorable lines:

Gregg Popovich praises Oklahoma City

After the Oklahoma City eliminated his San Antonio Spurs last night, Gregg Popovich was the epitome of class, as usual. San Antonio coach Gregg Popovich reflected on how great a run the Thunder were on after dismissing the defending NBA champion Dallas Mavericks (4-0) and Los Angeles Lakers (4-1) in the playoffs before eliminating the Spurs. “As sad and disappointed as we are,...

Gregg Popovich gives shortest in-game interview ever (Video)

After taking a 2-0 series lead, San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich has seen his team lose three straight games to the Oklahoma City Thunder.As you may figure, coach Popovich wasn't exactly pleased with his team's play and when doing in-game interview with TNT's Craig Sager last night, he did it in record fashion by only saying four words:

Gregg Popovich didn’t have much to say during this in-game interview

Ah, the in-game interview. It’s a time for the viewer to get inside the head of coaches when they’re the heat of battle. We get to hear about how the coach thinks his team is playing, what adjustments he’s making, and how he really feels about the game at that exact moment. Craig Sager attempted to allow us to get inside of Spurs coach Gregg Popovich’s head during Game 5...

Popovich discusses Spurs’ second quarter woes of late

One of the main areas of concern for the San Antonio Spurs and head coach Gregg Popovich on the road in Oklahoma City was their lack of production in the second quarter. “We have sucked in the second quarter,” said Popovich in his pregame press conference before the Spurs and Thunder prepare to battle in game five at the AT&T Center. Popovich said he’s been unable to...

Popovich gives shortest in-game interview ever

The in-game interview is a useful exercise... in theory. An intrepid sideline reporter gets a chance to ask a coach a few hard-hitting questions about the game as it unfolds. In sports like hockey, basketball, baseball, and soccer, these interviews offer a rare look at a coach's thought process during a game... in theory. Most of the time, these interviews offer nothing more...

Popovich Wants Spurs To Make Extra Pass, Cut Down On Turnovers

Gregg Popovich believes San Antonio's carelessness with the ball has turned the series in the Thunder's favor.

Spurs must show they're "championship caliber," too: Popovich

That 20-game winning streak covering seven weeks is but a distant memory. The Spurs have lost three straight to the Thunder and face the closeout game on the road Wednesday in Oklahoma City. San Antonio cruised through the regular season and the first 10 games of the playoffs, showcasing its depth and versatility. In Monday night's 108-103 loss at home, the Spurs were reduced...

Video: Pop's extremely brief in-game interview

You know him, you love him and San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich was in rare form last night in the San Antonio Spurs-Oklahoma City Thunder's Game 5 of the Western Conference Finals. Whether it be on TV or in media scrums, Pop loves to chide the media with sarcasm, dry-humor, and all around short and curt answers. During TNT's in-game interview last night with...

Spurs try to rebound for game 5

When an elite team like San Antonio stumbles, everyone has a theory. Here’s Gregg Doyle: Do something, Gregg Popovich. Same goes for you, Tim Duncan. Do something. Anything. Do more than what you guys did as the Western Conference finals shifted to Oklahoma City, and I’m not just talking geographically. This series is now knotted at two games each and the Spurs remain in possession...

Despite Ginobili's heroics, Thunder take series lead 3-2

"I thought we spotted them 24 minutes," San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich said after Game 5. "I don't think we competed very well in the first half and they competed for 48." A few choice words were all it took for Popovich to sum up a disappointing home loss in what could've been the most important game in this Western Conference Finals series....

Video: Spurs, Thunder Game 5 postgame press conferences

The San Antonio Spurs suffered a tough loss in Game 5 of the Western Conference Finals to the Oklahoma City Thunder, 108-103. With the loss, the Spurs are down down 2-3 in the series as the scene shifts to OKC for a pivotal Game 6. So what did the Spurs and Thunder have to say after the game? Check out what Manu Ginobili, Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich, Thunder head coach Scott...
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