Gregg Popovich has great line responding to LeBron’s praise

LeBron James has said a lot of nice things about Gregg Popovich lately, and now we know why.Ahead of Saturday night’s battle between the Cleveland Cavaliers and San Antonio Spurs, Pop offered a humorous take on why James has been so effusive in his praise of late. James said Popovich is “the greatest coach of all time” earlier this week. Then Saturday morning told reporters...
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Spurs reportedly looking to add another big man while Pau Gasol out

Pau Gasol underwent surgery to repair a fracture in the fourth metacarpal on his left hand Friday, and the veteran center will miss roughly four to six weeks, leaving a big hole in the middle for the San Antonio Spurs.Gasol, a six-time All-Star, is averaging 11.7 points, 7.9 rebounds and 1.2 blocks per game in his first season with the Spurs.According to the San Antonio Express-News‘...
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Popovich calls for harsher punishment of Wizards coach

You might think the NBA coaching fraternity would stick together, but Gregg Popovich isn’t happy with some recent behavior.Popovich went out of his way to call out Washington Wizards assistant Sidney Lowe for his distraction tactics late in the team’s win over the New York Knicks on Thursday. Both the Wizards and Lowe were fined, but Popovich thinks they should have been hit...
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How the San Antonio Spurs are doing so far

The San Antonio Spurs are three games behind the Golden State Warriors with a 32- 9 record. Here’s how the Spurs are doing so far. Mid-season is here For the first time in a long time, the San Antonio Spurs are without a dominating defensive player the caliber of Duncan and David Robinson. Regardless of their absence, Spurs players the likes of Kawhi Leonard, Pau Gasol and LaMarcus...
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LeBron calls Gregg Popovich the greatest coach ever; shot at Phil Jackson?

In advance of the first meeting of the season between LeBron’s Cavs and Gregg Popovich’s Spurs, LeBron heaped praise on the longest-tenured coach in the NBA by calling him the best coach of all time. “To do what he’s done in an era of basketball where its changed so much and have a growth mindset and change with the game… he’s continued to build around Timmy, Manu and...
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The Spurscast Ep. 425: Go Politico, and Pau Breaks a Finger

Jose’s political dreams have come true. Ryan and Jose get political, and talk about Pau’s broken finger, Murray’s strong upside, and the NBA strength of schedule. Prepare yourself. It’s the one and only Spurscast. The original San Antonio Spurs Podcast. Download the audio and listen to us however and whenever you wan. We are also available on iTunes.
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Report: Pau Gasol out up to six weeks after hand surgery

The San Antonio Spurs will be without Pau Gasol an indeterminate amount of time after the center underwent surgery to repair his hand.This news comes by way of Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical, who reports the surgery was to repair a fracture in the fourth metacarpal on Gasol’s left hand.“The procedure has a potentially broad recovery period, league sources said. There are...
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Tim Duncan stars in fantastic ad for new cereal ‘Slam Duncan O’s’

One doesn’t generally think of Tim Duncan when it comes to charismatic pitchmen. But when the time came for a local Texas grocery chain to promote a new cereal celebrating the recently retired San Antonio Spurs star, it made perfect sense to capitalize on Duncan’s unassuming and low-key personality by having him star in a absolutely fantastic commercial. H-E-B Grocery Stores...
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San Antonio Spurs lose to the Phoenix Suns

The San Antonio Spurs lose to the Phoenix Suns, Saturday, January 14, 2017 in a 105- 108 loss. Spurs lose despite a dominating performance by Kawhi Leonard. The Phoenix Suns trade shot for shot with the San Antonio Spurs The San Antonio Spurs loss comes after an incredible performance against the Los Angeles Lakers. With less than a minute to go, Manu Ginobili lost the handle on...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

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