The San Antonio Spurs (15-3) will face the Minnesota Timberwolves (9-10) tonight in Mexico City as part of the NBA's Global Games.
The Spurs are coming off a narrow 102-100 win over the Hawks in San Antonio. Tim Duncan paved the way with an outstanding 23 points and 21 rebounds in the win. Duncan became the oldest player in NBA history to record at least 20 points and 20...
Having fallen back under .500, the once-surprising Minnesota Timberwolves might be stuck there for a while longer with games against last season's NBA finalists up next.
A rejuvenated Tim Duncan will try to extend his best stretch of the season as the San Antonio Spurs look to deal the Timberwolves their seventh loss in nine games Wednesday night in Mexico City.
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AT&T CENTER - “(Marco) Belinelli set a really good screen that created some distance and I just fired and hoped for the best,” said Tim Duncan of his game winning basket in the San Antonio Spurs’ 102-100 win over the Atlanta Hawks on Monday.
Before setting that screen, Belinelli (13 points) had done what he’s been doing lately for the Spurs, playing within the system...
There were ton of game winning shots in the NBA and college basketball last night. Tim Duncan has done this many times before. With the Spurs times with the Hawks, they had the ball out of bounds with 4 seconds. Of course the Spurs had the perfect play drawn up and Duncan nailed the game winning shot check it out below.
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AT&T CENTER - Like death and taxes, the San Antonio Spurs figuring out a way to win is just the norm. Case in point, the team's 102-100 narrow win over the Hawks lead by Tim Duncan's game-winning shot and his 23 points and 21 rebounds.
But by now is anyone really surprised at the Spurs winning yet another game? By now it just might seem like another day at the office...
Tim Duncan, aka The Ageless Wonder, had himself quite the night on Monday as the San Antonio Spurs defeated the Atlanta Hawks. For starters, Duncan hit the game-winning shot from the top of the key with just 0.04 seconds remaining. Everything the 37-year-old did prior to that clutch basket was even more impressive. By scoring […]
Tim Duncan may be one of the oldest players in he NBA, but he looked vintage Monday night against the Atlanta Hawks.
Duncan scored 23 points, grabbed 21 rebounds and somehow managed to have the energy to sink this turnaround, game-winning jumper:
The win improved the somehow under-the-radar San Antonio Spurs to 15-3, and Duncan became the oldest...
t hasn’t been the easiest start for 37-year-old Tim Duncan, who spent most of the opening month of his 17th season struggling to find a rhythm as his shooting percentage plunged below 40. But he picked a fine time to enjoy one of the greatest games of his career, exploding for 23 points and 21 rebounds to not only officially bust out of his slump, but torture former Spurs assistant...
The San Antonio Spurs defeated the Atlanta Hawks in a nail-biter on Monday night, 102-100. Tim Duncan drilled the game-winning elbow jumper to give the Spurs the W. Duncan made history tonight, as he became the oldest player in NBA history with a 20-point, 20-rebound game (23 points and 21 rebounds). The post Video: Tim Duncan Hits Game-Winner and Makes History appeared first on Basketball Bicker.
Tim Duncan made a jumper with 0.4 seconds left to lift the San Antonio Spurs to a 102-100 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Monday night.
Duncan finished with 23 points and 21 rebounds as San Antonio dominated the middle against the younger and more athletic Atlanta front court. Boris Diaw had 16 points and Tiago Splitter finished with 11.
Atlanta had all five starters score in...
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With a five game night in the NBA, the best finish came in the San Antonio Spurs/Atlanta Hawks game as Spurs forward Tim Duncan provided the game-winner.
As the Spurs had less than five seconds to play in the game with both teams tied at 100, watch as a Duncan jump shot sinks the Hawks:
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Tim Duncan made a jumper with 0.4 seconds left to lift the San
Antonio Spurs to a 102-100 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Monday
Tim Duncan hit a game winning jump shot with 0.4 seconds left to give the Spurs a 102-100 win over the Hawks Monday night. Duncan finished the game with 23 points and 21 rebounds.
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AT&T CENTER--Having worked alongside Gregg Popovich for 17 years as an assistant coach, spanning Tim Duncan's illustrious career, first year Atlanta Hawks head coach Mike Budenzholzer helped instill most of what drives the Spurs system today. Loop sets, Hammer plays, and pin downs, all staples of the Spurs system that Budenholzer is trying to incorporate in Atlanta.
The San Antonio Spurs (14-3) will look to shake off a home loss to the Rockets and bounce back as they host the Atlanta Hawks (9-9) tonight at the AT&T Center.
The Spurs are coming off a 106-112 loss to Houston at home. Their first home loss of the season. Tony Parker finished with a season-high 27 points while Tim Duncan had 20 in the loss.
The Hawks are coming off...
The San Antonio Spurs are the exception, not the rule.
In 1997, they hit lottery gold.
With David Robinson sidelined and their record suffering, the Spurs landed the No. 1 pick and grabbed Tim Duncan. It was their only appearance in the draft lottery since the NBA went to a weighted system in 1990.
In most cases, the draft lottery isn’t a quick fix. It’s quicksand, grabbing...
The San Antonio Spurs are trying to avoid their first consecutive losses of the season. They should have a good chance to do it against an Atlanta Hawks team they've dominated over the years.
The Spurs look to bounce back from their first home loss when they go for their 16th straight victory over the Hawks in San Antonio on Monday night.
This game also marks the return of...
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3 days ago
As the Houston Rockets bowled over the San Antonio Spurs 112-106, their coach Kevin McHale made sure that he did his part.
McHale took a leisurely stroll across the Spurs Tim Duncan’s line-of-sight as he was inbounding the ball at the tail end of the second period.
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The sight of coaches impeding with the course of play seems to be the trend these days (i.e. Jason Kidd, Mike Tomlin). Now, watch as Kevin McHale tries to get in the way of a Tim Duncan inbounds pass in the Rockets' win over the Spurs Saturday night.To say the least, Gregg Popovich was not amused.Fiery Hall of Fame power forward ... say hello to mellow future HOF power forward.
Coaches of professional sports teams are getting more and more brazen by the day. I’m not sure if it’s the big money contracts or what, but some of these coaches will learn.
Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich was furious and received a technical foul after he watched Rockets head coach Kevin McHale twice try to interfere with the Spurs inbounds pass, by standing his 6-foot-11...
As the first half of tonight’s San Antonio Spurs/Houston Rockets wound down, the Spurs had just enough time for last one play with 4.7 seconds left.
Tim Duncan was inbounding the ball and Houston Rockets coach Kevin McHale decided to do a bit of gamesmanship by blocking Duncan’s line of sight on the play.
As the half ended, an angry Popovich was issued a technical for arguing...
This addition of the NBA’s Game of the Day was an easy one to pick. The San Antonio Spurs hosting the Houston Rockets is the only NBA game on that features two teams with a winning record (Spurs 14-2 & Rockets 12-5). The game features the return of James Harden, but the Spurs could be without the services of Tony Parker who is a game time decision.
The San Antonio Spurs (14-2) host their Texas rival, Houston Rockets (12-5), tonight at the AT&T Center.
The Spurs are coming off a 109-91 win over Orlando. Tim Duncan led the Spurs with 19 points and 9 rebounds. Marco Belinelli chipped in with 19 points as well in the win.
The Rockets are coming off a 114-95 win over the Nets. Chandler Parsons paced Houston with 21 points...
Tim Duncan scored 17 of his 19 points in the first half, Marco Belinelli also had 19 points, and the San Antonio Spurs beat the Orlando Magic 109-91 on Friday night.
San Antonio scored 17 straight points in the second quarter, turning a one-point edge into a 58-40 lead, and was able to rest Duncan for much of the second half while Orlando couldn't slice the deficit into single...
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5 days ago
There was a time when everything the San Antonio Spurs did was based on the nightly contributions of Tim Duncan, and a brief moment when those entire foundations nearly came crumbling down on a free agent trip to Orlando.
A decade has passed since Duncan rejected a compelling free agency pitch from Orlando, and though Duncan remains a significant fixture in the Spurs success...