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Patty Mills admits he played with shoulder injury since start of 2013-14 regular season

Talk about tough. San Antonio Spurs’ Patty Mills had surgery in the offseason to repair a torn rotator cuff in his shoulder. And while many might think the injury flared up in the postseason, Mills actually had been dealing with it since the beginning of the Spurs 2013-14 regular season. Patty admits it is not […]
Via Project Spurs
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Argentina head coach Lamas says tests results on Ginobili’s injury coming soon

Team Argentina (and to a larger degree the San Antonio Spurs) are waiting to find out of Manu Ginobili will suit up for Argentina for the upcoming 2014 FIBA World Cup in Spain next month. Manu has been adamant about playing for his home country despite a stress fracture on his right leg but in a recent interview, Argentina’s […]
Via Project Spurs
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Ginobili ‘optimistic’ he’ll be healthy for FIBA World Cup

Spurs reserve Manu Ginobili said he remains optimistic that the stress fracture in his right leg he developed late in the NBA playoffs will heal in time for the FIBA Basketball World Cup later this summer, with a new evaluation slated for the coming weeks. (Conflicting reports in the Argentine media cite Friday or Aug. 1, with Ginobili having originally targeted this Friday during...
Via Pro Sports Daily
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Video: Kawhi Leonard praises Spurs coach Chip Engelland

San Antonio Spurs’ Kawhi Leonard and other NBA players won’t suit up for an exhibition game in Manila after the NBA came down hard on the event, but while he was there, Leonard spoke highly of Spurs assistant coach Chip Engelland. Chip has done wonders for NBA players looking to improve their outside shot. Noted […]
Via Project Spurs
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Patty Mills, Aron Baynes videobomb Australian live TV report with NBA trophy

Last week, an Australian television reporter was videobombed during a live report by San Antonio Spurs center Australian native Aron Baynes, who happened to be carrying the Larry O'Brien NBA Championship Trophy, along with fellow teammate Patty Mills.FOX Sports Australia reporter Julian de Stoop was outside of the headquarters of Collingwood football club when he was "attacked...
Via Holdout Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Bertans discusses signing with Baskonia, next steps for future with Spurs

In an interview with SportaCentrs.com, Davis Bertans, who recently signed a new three-year deal with Saski Baskonia, commented on why he chose to sign with Baskonia, where he stands with the San Antonio Spurs’ organization, and where he wants to focus on the court in his time with Baskonia. Bertans says the decision to sign […]
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

(Photo) Tim Duncan – Mixed Martial Arts Master

It’s the NBA offseason and many players are doing what they can to stay in shape as the upcoming season inches closer. Take San Antonio Spurs’ Tim Duncan who is making the most of his free time and incorporating mixed martial arts in his offseason training regiment. Check out this photo of No. 21 training […]
Via Project Spurs
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Report: NBA warned Spurs’ Kawhi Leonard and other players to not participate in Manila exhibition games

San Antonio Spurs’ Kawhi Leonard and other NBA stars are set to participate in an exhibition game in Manila to help prepare the Filipino men’s national team for the upcoming 2014 FIBA World Cup. However, it seems the NBA did not sanction this event and warned the players to not partake in the charity game […]
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

San Antonio Spurs: Free Agency Champions

The Spurs made probably their biggest splash in free agency by keeping Gregg Popovich (via thefumble) Ever since the creation of the modern-day “Big 3″ (Ray Allen, Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett) each free agency period has become less about finding a player that fits the mission of a particular team and more about finding the best available superstar to pair with your current...
Via Grandstand University
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Yankees star Jeter praises Tim Duncan

The San Antonio Spurs are getting some much needed praise after winning their fifth NBA championship just a little over a month ago. One athlete that has quietly been a long time fan of Spurs star Tim Duncan is Derek Jeter of the New York Yankees. One thing that brings both athletes together is the […]
Via Project Spurs
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Video: Cory Joseph on Team Canada, being a vocal leader, the Spurs and more

San Antonio Spurs’ Cory Joseph is getting ready for the 2014 FIBA World Cup in Spain with Team Canada as they look to make a deep run in hopes of winning gold. Joseph and Team Canada will be facing stiff competition from the U.S., Argentina, Russia, Brazil and many other teams but Canada isn’t a […]
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Ginobili remains optimistic he might play in FIBA World Cup

In an interview with the Argentine website Canchallena.LaNacion.com, San Antonio Spurs guard Manu Ginobili revealed Monday that he no longer feels pain in the area of his stress fracture on his right leg, and though he remains optimistic he might still have a chance to play for the Argentine National team in the 2014 FIBA […]
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Video: Kawhi Leonard hams it up during Filipino TV show

San Antonio Spurs’ Kawhi Leonard will be taking part in a charity game against the Philippine national men’s basketball team as a tune up for Team Philippines before the 2014 FIBA World Cup tournament later this summer in Spain. Leonard will be joined by other NBA stars such as Damian Lillard, Terrence Ross, Kyle Lowry and DeMar […]
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Spurs Roundtable: LeBron James, Spurs offseason and more (Video)

On this brand new episode of the San Antonio Spurs Roundtable powered by Project Spurs, the panel of Jeff Garcia, Aaron Preine and Madalyn Skye talk about the big news of the NBA offseason and that is LeBron James going back to the Cavs. What does this move mean for LeBron? Are the Cavs now […]
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Spurs officially re-sign Bonner

The San Antonio Spurs announced Monday the team has officially re-signed forward Matt Bonner. Per club policy, terms of Bonner’s deal were not made public. Though he wasn’t a main part of the Spurs’ regular season rotation last season, Bonner’s specialist ability to shoot 3-pointers from the outside and stretch the floor made him a […]
Via Project Spurs
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Nets’ Kirilenko critical of Ettore Messina’s departure of CSKA Moscow

By Benjamin Bornstein, Project Spurs.com Not everyone likes Ettore Messina, the new assistant coach for the San Antonio Spurs, as much as Spurs fans may think. Swingman and long-time Spurs tormentor, Nets’ Andre Kirilenko, voiced a rather strong opinion on Messina and the mutual breakup between him and CSKA Moscow. Via Sovsport: “I think that […]
Via Project Spurs
2 days ago  |  Discuss

In Defense of an Ayres

During his games at the 2014 Las Vegas Summer League, I received a few mentions on Twitter from fans who continually asked me questions and comments like: “Why don’t the Spurs cut Jeff Ayres? What improvement can Ayres make? Ayres can’t catch the ball. Ayres turns the ball over too much.” With this being the […]
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Spurs’ Patty Mills presented with the keys to his home city of Canberra

To the victor goes the… keys to the city! That was the way it was for San Antonio Spurs’ Patty Mills in his home country of Australia. While touring his home country of Australia with the 2014 NBA trophy, Mills was the guest of honor at a ceremony where he was presented the keys to the […]
Via Project Spurs
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Cory Joseph’s Media Scrum After Canada Basketball Practice

Cory Joseph chatted with the media about needing to be a vocal leader for Canada this summer and winning an NBA Championship with the San Antonio Spurs last season.
Via Hoops Addict
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Spurs eliminated from Summer League tournament by Wizards in triple-overtime

It took not one, not two, but three overtime periods for the San Antonio Spurs’ Summer League journey to end in Las Vegas Saturday, as the Washington Wizards eliminated San Antonio 95-94. With one second left in the third overtime period, Spurs rookie Kyle Anderson missed what would have been the game winning shot for […]
Via Project Spurs
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Western Conference Offseason Power Rankings

NBA power rankings during the season are one thing, but I thought I’d try something new. This is the offseason power rankings series, ranking each conference’s teams 1-15 based on two main criteria: how successful their offseason was in terms of reaching their goals, and how much did those moves improve their roster, according to me. […] The post Western Conference Offseason...
Via Outside Analysis
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Davis Bertans signs with Baskonia

After leaving Serbian team Partizan, San Antonio Spurs draftee Davis Bertans has re-signed with Spanish club Baskonia for 3-years according to the team. ¡NUEVA INCORPORACIÓN! Davis Bertans vertirá de azulgrana las próximas 3 temporadas. http://t.co/t8zaschA6I pic.twitter.com/Majry7mSpq — Saski Baskonia (@Baskonia)
Via Project Spurs
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Duncan, Popovich praise Spurs owner Peter Holt

By Benjamin Bornstein, Project Spurs.com Do you want to know the real reason the San Antonio Spurs have been so great over the course of basically a generation? It’s not just transcendent players, it’s not just key free agent pickups, but it’s the guys who get to make those decisions. General Manager of the Spurs, R.C. […]
Via Project Spurs
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Kawhi Leonard to ink extension with Spurs before next season

According to our friends at Fox 29 San Antonio’s Max Sports, San Antonio Spurs’ Kawhi Leonard is set to sign an extension with the Spurs before the 2014-15 NBA season. An NBA source is very confident Kawhi Leonard will reach contract extension with Spurs before the season starts. No deal yet, though. — Maximum Sports […]
Via Project Spurs
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Matt Bonner’s offseason ‘training’ includes video games, Crocs and socks

San Antonio Spurs’ Matt Bonner has re-signed with the team which means the whole crew is coming back for another run at the NBA crown. So naturally Bonner is taking the offseason to stay in shape, rest, and put in time on the basketball court honing his skills. But if by “basketball court” Bonner means the […]
Via Project Spurs
5 days ago  |  Discuss
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