Can the San Antonio Spurs Continue to Be Hot in the NBA Playoffs?

The San Antonio Spurs recorded a very impressive season in 2013 – 2014. After starting slow early on, they really put the pedal to the metal during the second half of the season and clinched the top seed in the tough Western Conference. San Antonio now has a four-game margin from the second-seeded Oklahoma City Thunder and they will enter the playoffs with the greatest omens for...
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Gregg Popovich doesn’t know Damion James name

Everyone loves a good Gregg Popovich interview, and by good I mean short, sarcastic, and to the point. The San Antonio Spurs coach has always loved to play with the media when answering questions, and today was no different. Recently, the Spurs signed forward Damion James to a contract through the end of the year. When Popovich was telling the media who would start the game against...
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Pop: Nowitzki 'arguably the best pure shooter we’ve ever seen'

Dirk Nowitzki became 10th on the all-time scoring list after knocking down a 18-foot jumper against Utah on Tuesday. He passed hall of famer Oscar Robertson. The 7-foot German has passed the likes of Jerry West, Reggie Miller, Kevin Garnett, Alex English, John Havlicek and Dominique Wilkins this year. It doesn’t stop there for Dirk, he has a realistic chance to surpass Shaquille...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Popovich reveals secret to Spurs' success in just 18 words

Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich, despite being one of the NBA's best minds, has always been a man of few words when it comes to talking to the media, so it come as no surprise when talking about how he has maintained success with San Antonio for years that it would come in just 18 words. "Get the number one pick in the draft every 10 years and make sure it's a franchise...
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Durant: Popovich could average 10 assists in Spurs system

Kevin Durant said Gregg Popovich could average 10 assists Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant was asked about the San Antonio Spurs offensive system and the possibility of the Spurs resting their players despite being on a 19-game win streak. In joking fashion, Durant said that coach Popovich would find a way to average 10 assists a game if he were playing. Then, Durant was...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Gregg Popovich says that winning Coach of the Month means nothing to him

San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich is known for his quick wit and sarcastic candor. If you look at how his Spurs have done during his tenure as coach it is obvious that he is the one of the best coaches in the NBA. Despite all of his success, Popovich has never liked the spotlight and never cared to get any recognition. Today, when he was asked if winning Coach of the Month meant...
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Popovich not smiling during Spurs' winning streak

The San Antonio Spurs have the best record in the NBA and are riding an 18-game winning streak. But that still doesn't make coach Gregg Popovich smile. With just eight games remaining in the regular season, he might actually like to see his team lose. "I think he'll be happy if we lose any time soon," Spurs guard Tony Parker told the IndyStar after beating the Pacers...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Parker: Popovich not happy about Spurs' winning streak

After the team dispatched the Indiana Pacers on Monday, the red-hot winning streak the San Antonio Spurs have been on reached 18 games in a row. One would assume without thinking too hard about it that any head coach in the NBA would be thrilled over such a torrid streak of excellence. But as far […] The post Tony Parker says Gregg Popovich isn’t happy about Spurs winning 18...
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What Will the San Antonio Spurs Do When Gregg Popovich Walks Away?

A generation of basketball fans in San Antonio have known just two things for the last 17 seasons—winning and head coach Gregg Popovich. @cjzero/TwitterGregg Popovich is known for being kind of a gruff individual. He doesn’t seem to smile very much and has become known for giving some of the shortest and funniest interviews in the game. He has also managed to keep the Spurs...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Jalen Rose made Gregg Popovich laugh during interview

ESPN analyst Jalen Rose conducted his first ever sideline interview with San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich on Wednesday night. Most of you already understand how difficult of a task that is. And Jalen actually pulled it off. Believe it or not, Rose even made Popovich laugh. Granted, the Spurs were leading 35-29 after the […]
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27 days ago  |  Discuss

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