The Spurs announced that fan favorite Matt Bonner has re-signed with the team Wednesday afternoon. Bonner (aka The Red Rocket, Coach B, and the leader of the now defunct jam band Spuran Spuran) remains the longest tenured Spur outside of the Big 3, and will suit up again for his tenth season in the silver and […]
Matt Bonner might need to take a trip to the Apple Store and give them a piece of his mind. The free agent, who spent the past nine seasons with the San Antonio Spurs, historically has been a good shooter. Last season, however, Bonner saw his field goal and three-point percentages suffer around 4 and 6 percent drops, respectively. Bonner told the Concord Monitor’s Tim O’Sullivan...
Five years ago, San Antonio Spurs forward Matt Bonner led the entire NBA in three-point shooting, knocking down an insane 45.7 percent of his attempts. Last year, that number plummeted to 36.5 percent, his lowest figure since 2008. Why? Bonner says he went through a two-and-a-half month stretch of tennis elbow during the season. How did he get the injury? Here's what he told the...
Matt Bonner says his poor shooting season was due to him getting the new iPhone, which he says affected his arm and elbow.
Everybody loves the Red Mamba. Except the Red Mamba’s iPhone, apparently. Free agent forward Matt Bonner just took weird sports injuries to the next level, blaming his iPhone 6 for causing an elbow injury that hindered his shooting last season with the San Antonio Spurs. Bonner spoke with The Concord Monitor over the weekend: “You’re...Read More
Was it Twitter? Facebook? Instagram? Snapchat? Tinder? Plain, old text messaging? All of the above? According to current free-agent forward Matt Bonner, he developed an elbow injury with the Spurs last season thanks to using a bigger iPhone. Bonner, who was a 41.4 percent three-point shooter going into last season, shot just 36. 5 percent from beyond the arc. He blames Apple for...
O.K. so it may not be playing through a stretch of games with a broken arm like Manu Ginobili once did, but San Antonio Spurs’ Matt Bonner revealed in an interview with the Concord Monitor he played through a left elbow injury last season – specifically tennis elbow. “I hate to make excuses, I was […]
Marcus Smart was ejected from a game earlier this month against the Magic for an elbow to the face of Elfrid Payton. On Friday, Smart once again saw his evening end early. This time it was for contact he made to an area much lower than the shoulders. After fighting through a screen, Smart wildly...Read More
In a battle between good and evil where good must prevail, who will answer the call? Batman? No. Wonder Woman? Nope. Thor? Pass! Superman? Close but no cigar. How about none other than “The Red Mamba” aka Spurs’ Matt Bonner. That’s right, Bonner is now featured on a comic book cover as “The Red Mamba” his nickname on the court and needless to say, it is glorious (big...
According to Shams Charania of RealGM.com, San Antonio Spurs unrestricted free agent forward Matt Bonner is still in contact with the Spurs, as he is waiting for the teams roster to unfold. Free agent Matt Bonner’s remained in contact with Spurs on reunion, waiting for roster to unfold, sources tell RealGM. No others in mix […]
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