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Gasol’s Missed Free Throws Cost Spain

It’s been a frustrating week for Pau Gasol. His Spanish national team is usually among the top FIBA teams that don’t wear red white and blue, but it’s been tough sledding for the Spaniards in Rio without Gasol’s brother Marc. Pau had a chance to stave off an upset in Sunday’s game against Croatia, but a […]
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17 days ago

Spurs to face Pistons in Preseason

According to ESPN.com and the official website of the Detroit Pistons, the San Antonio Spurs are scheduled to play at the Palace of Auburn Hills on October 10 during their 2016-2017 preseason schedule. After winning 44 games last season and making the Eastern Conference playoffs, the Pistons were heavy spenders in July during the initial days […]
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18 days ago

Olympics: Parker, France bounce back with win vs. China

After getting blown out by Australia Saturday in their Olympic opener, the French Men’s National basketball team rebounded with a win against China Monday 88-60, in a game where France relied upon a missing element from Saturday’s loss – their defense. Saturday, Australia sliced France apart with constant ball movement on their way to 29 […]
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18 days ago

Olympics: Mills and Dellavedova lead Australia past Serbia

Monday was the ‘Delly and Patty’ show for the Australian Men’s National basketball team, as the duo of NBA point guards guided the Boomers to a 2-0 start at the Olympics, after Australia defeated Serbia 95-80. First for the Boomers, while San Antonio Spurs guard Patty Mills couldn’t quite find his offense through the first […]
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19 days ago

Olympics: Ginobili, Garino help Argentina in rout of Nigeria

The Argentinian Men’s National Basketball team opened their Olympic play with a rout of Nigeria Sunday evening, as they built an early double-digit lead, and never looked back on their way to the 94-66 victory. Led in scoring by guard Facundo Campazzo (19 points) and Brooklyn Nets forward Luis Scola (18 points), Argentina also gained […]
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19 days ago

Gasol, Spain fall to Croatia in Olympic opener

Midway through the third quarter in their opening Olympic game against Croatia Sunday, San Antonio Spurs center Pau Gasol and the Spanish National team looked like they were going to cruise to a victory, as they led by 14 points and were starting to gain separation from Croatia. However, in the second half, Croatia would […]
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19 days ago

Mills, Australia defeat Parker, France in opening Olympic game

The 2016 Men’s Olympic Basketball games tipped off Saturday as a pair of San Antonio Spurs point guards were set to square off against each other, while representing their home countries. After 40 minutes of play, it was Patty Mills and Australia who earned their first win at the Rio Olympics, after Australia carved up the defense […]
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21 days ago

Duncan, Leonard, Popovich awarded by NBA Player’s Association

The NBA Player’s Association announced their award winners for the 2015-2016 season Thursday, and among some of the recipients were three members of the San Antonio Spurs’ organization – recently retired forward Tim Duncan, All-Star forward Kawhi Leonard, and Head Coach Gregg Popovich. Duncan was awarded in two categories – Most Influential Veteran and Best Teammate. As […]
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22 days ago

Team USA: Five takeaways from exhibition games heading into Rio

Team USA played five tune-up games before leaving for the Rio Olympics, and they dominated each of the showcases. There aren’t many valuable basketball insights to be gleaned from exhibition blowouts against weak competition, but a few common themes have emerged. One: This is a Fun Group of Guys In addition to a wealth of […]
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23 days ago

Spurs Season Review: Kyle Anderson

The greatness of an organization depends on their ability to adapt and execute as time progresses. What better team to exemplify this than the San Antonio Spurs, who have been the symbol of athletic organizational success for nearly 20 years. As the Spurs dawn a new frontier, Kyle Anderson is expected to be a key […]
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24 days ago

Spurs sign David Lee

The San Antonio Spurs officially announced Tuesday the team has signed 6’9″ power forward David Lee to a contract, but per club policy, terms of the deal were not made public. Lee, 33, was drafted by the New York Knicks in 2005, where he’s had a lengthy 11-year career that has seen him play with […]
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25 days ago

Magic to host Spurs in preseason game

Though the San Antonio Spurs’ preseason schedule has yet to be released, there is confirmation of one of their preseason games during the upcoming 2016-2017 season. The Spurs will play at Orlando in the Amway Center against the Magic on October 12, at 6 PM CST, after the Magic released their preseason schedule Monday. The Spurs will get […]
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25 days ago

Report: Hanga headed to F.C. Barcelona in deal that includes soccer players

Now this is a transaction that wouldn’t take place in the NBA. According to EuroHoops.net, San Antonio Spurs draftee Adam Hanga will reportedly be included in a deal between his current Spanish team Laboral Kutxa and F.C. Barcelona. Here’s how the deal works. Barcelona will send money and one to two current soccer players to […]
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26 days ago

Report: Monty Williams expected to join Spurs’ organization

According to ESPN’s Marc Stein Friday evening, current USA Men’s Basketball Assistant Coach Monty Williams has been offered a position in the San Antonio Spurs’ organization, and he’s ‘expected‘ to accept a position with San Antonio, per Stein’s sources. After being the Head Coach of the New Orleans Pelicans from 2010-2015, Williams had begun his […]
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27 days ago

Patricio Garino to sign with Spurs

According to multiple outlets out of Argentina and Orazio Cauchi of Sportando.com, undrafted Argentine small forward Patricio Garino will be
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29 days ago

Spurs add frontcourt depth with Lee signing

Tim Duncan’s retirement was no small loss to the San Antonio Spurs’ frontcourt as the team essentially lost a top-tier rim protector and post defender, even at age 40. With that in mind, the Spurs have seemingly made it a priority to target the power forward and center positions with the additions of Dewayne Dedmon […]
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29 days ago

Cullen to join Spurs’ front office

According to a press release from the University of Utah, Utah Director of Men’s Basketball Operations Phil Cullens has accepted a front office position to join the San Antonio Spurs. According to MySanAntonio.com, the position with the Spurs is titled, Director of Basketball Strategy. Cullen spent the last four years working at the University of […]
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July 28, 2016

The New Look of the Spurs’ Frontcourt

During San Antonio’s ill-fated Western Conference Semifinals against Oklahoma City, the Thunder bigs bullied the Spurs in the paint. Tim Duncan was too old, Boris Diaw and David West were too small, and Boban Marjanovic didn’t play much. It was clear that the Spurs needed to get younger and more athletic in the frontcourt, and […]
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July 25, 2016

Spurs’ Season Review: Tony Parker

The 2015-16 season was a year of transition for the San Antonio Spurs. We witnessed the literal passing of the torch from the hand of Tim Duncan to the Spurs’ future in LaMarcus Aldridge. Within this season of change, the Spurs’ veteran point guard Tony Parker continued to battle father time and did all he […]
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July 25, 2016

SPURSCAST Episode 408- Strange Days

Jose and Ryan are back after a brief hiatus. Jose was busy winning his youth basketball championship, and Ryan was watching Netflix. That said, the predicted, yet highly impactful, retirement of Tim Duncan brings on strange days for the Spurs. Jose and Ryan talk it out. It’s the one and only Spurscast – The original […]
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July 24, 2016

Spurs officially sign Livio Jean-Charles

The San Antonio Spurs announced Friday the team has officially signed Livio Jean-Charles, though terms of the agreement remain undisclosed. Jean-Charles, a 22-year old, 6’9″ forward, has been playing with the French professional club ASVEL Lyon-Villeurbanne over the last four seasons. He was drafted by the Spurs in the 2013 NBA Draft with the 28th […]
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July 22, 2016

Twitter Questions and Answers: Volume 1

Note from the author: Since it’s the offseason, I’ve asked readers on Twitter to provide questions they’d like answered regarding the San Antonio Spurs. The readers submitted questions from Wednesday (07/20) until Thursday (07/21). To ask a question for Volume 2, please follow on Twitter (@PaulGarciaPS) or (
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July 22, 2016

Tim Duncan Day: Our favorite Duncan coverage

Project Spurs has been online for nearly 12 years now, covering a little over half of Tim Duncan’s career. In that time, we’ve obviously covered #21 quite a bit. Here is a collection of some of our favorites among the Duncan archives over the years. [View the story “A Look Back at Tim Duncan career […]
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July 21, 2016

Top 10 Duncan games of all time

While we don’t regularly publish reader-submited content, when Layton Garrett sent in his list of top 10 Tim Duncan games, we couldn’t help but relive some of these memories and it felt appropriate to share on Tim Duncan Day. 1. Spurs vs Suns Game 1 1998. Duncan’s first NBA playoff game and he cannot be stopped […]
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July 21, 2016

Latest on Spurs’ salaries, Hanga and Dangubic

The NBA offseason is in full swing, as numerous players are currently training with their national teams for the upcoming Rio Olympics that are set to begin soon on August 6. With the free agent signing frenzy starting to slow down, there has been some notable information released regarding the San Antonio Spurs’ team contract situation, […]
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July 21, 2016
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