How do your locale-based starters stack up against other Spurs fans around the nation? I was fully expecting to settle in for a late-evening of Spurs shenanigans last night until the complete cancellation of the game derailed my plans after the NBA postponed San Antonio’s matchup with the Pelicans due to COVID contact tracing.
Brad Stevens and company are playing the odds After last night’s game in New Orleans was postponed due to neither team meeting the eight-man minimum requirement, tomorrow’s match-up against the Spurs and Celtics at the AT&T Center seemed to be in the balance.
DJ used his inner Mamba to fight through the pain of playing on a sprained ankle. Dejounte Murray is looking more and more like the player the San Antonio Spurs envisioned when they signed him to a contract extension in the summer of 2019 despite having just missed the entire season with a torn ACL.
San Antonio Spurs fans should be excited about the rest of the season After missing the playoffs for the first time in over two decades last season, there was some fear that the San Antonio Spurs would be making back to back trip to the lottery this year.
It looks like COVID-19 protocols have finally caught up to the San Antonio Spurs. After being one of seven teams to avoid game postponements so far, that list is now down to six after Monday night’s postponed game with the New Orleans Pelicans.
Neither team has the required 8 players available The NBA has announced that tonight’s game between the San Antonio Spurs and New Orleans Pelicans has been postponed due to COVID 19 contact tracing within both programs.
A 6’11’’ PF who played for Wake Forest? Nothing wrong with that. It’s never too early to start talking about the next round of free agency, and it appears the San Antonio Spurs are already doing their due diligence overseas.
The Spurs get a decisive win to start their 5 games in 7 nights marathon. The Spurs started out slow once again but turned it on in the second half behind LaMarcus Aldridge and Patty Mills’ hot shooting.
After a slow start, the Spurs took advantage of their depth over a Wizards team missing half its roster. The Spurs did what they needed to do against a Wizards team coming off a two-week hiatus and missing half its roster on Sunday, and nothing more.
If the San Antonio Spurs are looking for time off to nurse nagging injuries, they won’t be getting that anytime soon. Sunday evening’s matchup with the Washington Wizards will tip off a slate of five games in seven nights that includes two back-to-backs to bookend the week.
DeMar DeRozan has a bad reputation for choking down the stretch of games, but is it justified? I don’t think a close game goes by where I don’t hear somebody mention that DeMar DeRozan is not clutch and should not be the player with the ball in his hands down the stretch.
He may be the most underappreciated rookie in the NBA this season, but the San Antonio Spurs are quickly learning what they have in Devin Vassell. “Devin is a natural basketball player,” said Gregg Popovich after San Antonio’s recent victory over Portland.