Spurs shorthanded tonight against Rockets: Kawhi Leonard, Tiago Splitter and Danny Green out

The San Antonio Spurs will be extremely shorthanded tonight against the Rockets, according to Jeff McDonald on Twitter. Kawhi Leonard, Tiago Splitter, Danny Green and Patty Mills have all been ruled out. This is a huge game for the Rockets and this latest report will please them greatly in trying to lock-down the fourth seed in the West.All of these players will sit due to precautionary...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Can the San Antonio Spurs Figure Out OKC Thunder in Time for NBA Playoffs?

That’s the San Antonio Spurs’ record against the Oklahoma City Thunder this season. Now it’s true that it’s only the regular season, but any Spurs fan has to feel uneasy that the Spurs haven’t been able to win one game. It seems that the Spurs tend to have trouble when it comes to teams like the Thunder and Houston Rockets. These are two teams that have an exceptional scorer—Kevin...
Via Basketball Bicker
11 days ago  |  Discuss

CC Video of the day: Splitter’s dad can dunk

Who knew Spurs’ Tiago Splitter’s dad can get up? While visiting his son in San Antonio, it seems Splitter’s dad took to the team’s practice court and proved that at 50-years old, age is nothing but a number as he showed off he still has hops and can throw it down. And not only will you be impressed, Manu Ginobili was impressed to share video of the old man in action. (h/t...
Via Crossover Chronicles
28 days ago  |  Discuss

If healthy at season's end, Splitter plans to play in 2014 FIBA World Cup

So long as he finishes the 2013-2014 NBA season in a healthy state, San Antonio Spurs center Tiago Splitter told FIBA.com he plans on playing in the upcoming 2014 FIBA World Cup for Brazil. If I am not injured, I will play with the national team next summer. I am looking forward to participate in the World Cup with my teammates and try to help Brazil do a great performance...
Via Project Spurs
February 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Spurs' Splitter to miss 3-5 weeks with sprained shoulder

San Antonio center Tiago Splitter will miss three to five weeks after spraining his right shoulder against the Clippers. The Spurs say Splitter had an MRI on Sunday. Splitter was hurt Saturday night in the fourth quarter of a 116-92 win. He had a season-high 22 points before getting injured charging into Ryan Hollins' chest. The Spurs visit Memphis on Tuesday night. The 6...
Via AP on Fox
January 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Tiago Splitter shoots airball on jump hook from two feet away (GIF)

San Antonio Spurs center Tiago Splitter had an embarrassingly bad shot during Thursday night's game at Golden State when he shot an airball with a jump hook just two feet from the basket.Splitter played for 28 minutes in the game as the Spurs gave their stars Tim Duncan, Manu Ginobili and Tony Parker the night off. Splitter made up for the terrible miss by knocking down the...
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December 20, 2013  |  Discuss

WATCH: Tiago Splitter airballs hook shot from up close

Spurs center Tiago Splitter may have earned himself a spot on Shaqtin’ A Fool as he airballed a hook shot from two feet out during Thursday’s game against the Warriors.   The post Spurs’ Tiago Splitter Airballs A Hook Shot From Two Feet Out (GIF) appeared first on Beyond The Buzzer.
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December 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Spurs lose in embarrassing fashion to Pacers

It all started well for Spurs in front of the Saturday night crowd that was eager to witness the matchup between two of the best teams in the NBA.  Duncan, Parker, and Ginobili set a blistering pace, each scoring 8 points by the middle of the second quarter, leading the Spurs to an early double-digit lead. Then the Pacers decided to do Pacer things. The Pacers, behind All-Star forward...
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December 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Blazers interested in Tiago Splitter?

The NBA offseason is in full swing and player movement is starting to rumble as the free agency period nears. San Antonio Spurs' Tiago Splitter will enter free agency this summer and according to John Canzano of The Oregonian, the Portland Trail Blazers have their eye on the Brazilian center. Source: Trail Blazers have interest in restricted FAs Tiago Splitter &...
Via Project Spurs
June 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Tiago Splitter waves politely for the ball (GIF)

San Antonio Spurs center Tiago Splitter was seen waving politely to get the attention of teammate Gary Neal during Game 3 of the NBA Finals Monday night. Neal didn't give him the ball, probably because he had the hot hand as he scored 24 points in 25 minutes in the Spurs' 113-77 blowout victory over the Miami Heat. Or, maybe Neal didn't want to see Splitter...
Via Holdout Sports
June 12, 2013  |  Discuss

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