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Photo: Splitter, Varejao square off in the octagon. Who do you got?

You might have seen Tim Duncan working out MMA style earlier this summer, but San Antonio Spurs’ Tiago Splitter might be taking it up a notch. He and Brazilian national teammate Anderson Varejao of the Cleveland Cavaliers, got into the octagon for some off-season training. I know you’re probably wondering what that might look like […]
Via Project Spurs
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Tiago Splitter is master of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Well, I wish it was really Tiago Splitter that trained the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, only my favorite American cartoon of all-time. If you don’t know the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (I don’t know why you wouldn’t), the turtles have a master named Splinter, who is rat. Someone decided to merge Tiago Splitter’s face with Splinter’s body. Via our good friends of Project...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Apparently Tiago Splitter trained the ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’

How do you know we are officially in the middle of the doldrums of the NBA offseason with not much to talk about? This. It seems some very creative artist decided to merge San Antonio Spurs’ Tiago Splitter’s face on the body of cartoon character “Master Splinter” the rat who trained the famous “Teenage Mutant […]
Via Project Spurs
11 days ago  |  Discuss

FIBA World Cup: Splitter, Brazil Eliminated From Tournament

Tiago Splitter and Brazil have been eliminated from the 2014 FIBA World Cup today with a 56-84 loss to Serbia in the tournament’s quarterfinals. Tiago Splitter struggled with his shot early on, but made up for it with rebounding and a very nice interior pass to a cutting Vieira for an easy lay-up. Nene checked […]
Via Project Spurs
13 days ago  |  Discuss

FIBA World Cup: Splitter, Brazil rebound with win over Serbia

After suffering their first loss in the 2014 FIBA World Cup on Monday to Spain, San Antonio Spurs center Tiago Splitter and Brazil rebounded Wednesday with an 81-73 victory over Serbia. Heading into the fourth quarter, Brazil was facing a 64-60 deficit, but Brazil relied on their defense in holding Serbia to nine points in […]
Via Project Spurs
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Tiago Splitter's Game 4 flop was too much (Vine)

San Antonio Spurs center Tiago Splitter failed to draw a foul, but drew some embarrassing attention to himself, with a massive flop in the second quarter of Tuesday night's Game 4 of the NBA Western Conference Finals against Oklahoma City.Splitter was guarding Thunder forward Serge Ibaka and threw himself onto the ground after a light elbow from Ibaka. The play on the court...
Via Holdout Sports
May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Mavs can't stop Tiago Splitter, Spurs in Game 5

Another furious comeback attempt by the Dallas Mavericks was turned away by an unlikely man. Spurs center Tiago Splitter has had a nice series, but he didn't seem capable of single-handedly taking over a playoff game. That was the case right up until the fourth quarter. Dirk Nowitzki turned back the clock and put on a brilliant shooting display to bring the Mavs within striking...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
May 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Tiago Splitter shoots airball on jump hook from two feet away (GIF)

San Antonio Spurs center Tiago Splitter had an embarrassingly bad shot during Thursday night's game at Golden State when he shot an airball with a jump hook just two feet from the basket.Splitter played for 28 minutes in the game as the Spurs gave their stars Tim Duncan, Manu Ginobili and Tony Parker the night off. Splitter made up for the terrible miss by knocking down the...
Via Holdout Sports
December 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Tiago Splitter waves politely for the ball (GIF)

San Antonio Spurs center Tiago Splitter was seen waving politely to get the attention of teammate Gary Neal during Game 3 of the NBA Finals Monday night. Neal didn't give him the ball, probably because he had the hot hand as he scored 24 points in 25 minutes in the Spurs' 113-77 blowout victory over the Miami Heat. Or, maybe Neal didn't want to see Splitter...
Via Holdout Sports
June 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Today’s Obituaries: Tiago Splitter Beims (1985 – 2013)

(Ed’s Note: Today’s Obituaries is a satire series that runs on The Sports Fan Journal. Don’t be lame and get offended. Thanks.) Tiago Splitter Beims, 28, passed away on Sunday, June 9th, 2013, during game 2 of the 2013 NBA Finals as the San Antonio Spurs squared off with the Miami Heat. Splitter, the Brazilian big man who anchors [...]The post Today’s Obituaries: Tiago...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
June 09, 2013  |  Discuss
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