Where Dejounte Murray goes from here

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The Spurs’ most intriguing player is also their least complete. Here’s are the next steps in Murray’s development. Technically, 2018-19 will be Dejounte Murray’s first full season as the Spurs’ starting point guard, and there’s every reason to think the 21-year-old will build on an up-and-down but promising sophomore campaign that earned him All-Defensive 2nd Team recognition and plenty of …

San Antonio Spurs: Darrun Hilliard joins Saski Baskonia

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Darrun Hilliard will become the latest former member of the San Antonio Spurs to join an overseas team this offseason. Darrun Hilliard joined the San Antonio Spurs for the 2017-18 season on a two-way contract, the first year this type of deal went into place. Matt Costello was the other player, as NBA teams have a […] San Antonio Spurs: Darrun …

San Antonio Spurs: 3 biggest playoff-bubble threats in 2018-19

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The San Antonio Spurs will look to claw their way into the 2018-19 postseason, but which Western Conference teams could hamper their chances? On Tuesday, ESPN released their 2018-19 NBA standings projections. It did not feature the San Antonio Spurs in the playoffs, with a predicted record of 44-38 and at No. 9 in the […] San Antonio Spurs: 3 …

Darrun Hilliard signs with Saski Baskonia

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The restricted free agent is headed to Spain. Spurs restricted free agent Darrun Hilliard has signed a one-year deal with Spanish club Saski Baskonia. (If that team sounds familiar, it is where Tiago Splitter spent the majority of his career before joining the Spurs in 2010). ✍Official announcement | Darrun Hilliard (1993, 1.98 m) signs for a year with @Kirolbet_es …

San Antonio Spurs: When is Opening Night 2018-19?

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The San Antonio Spurs will take the court in October for the 2018-19 opener, but what day is it on? After an unusual offseason, the San Antonio Spurs will move towards the 2018-19 season. It’s still far away, but given the silence of movement across the board, there’s an eye on what the next campaign will […] San Antonio Spurs: When …

Open Thread: A new employer for Bruce Bowen

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Who wouldn’t want to work at the zoo? Just a day after Bruce Bowen’s broadcasting contract with the Clippers was not renewed — reportedly over critical comments he made of Kawhi Leonard — the suddenly unemployed former Spur already has a new job waiting for him at the San Antonio Zoo, complete with a reserved parking spot. Dear Bruce Bowen, …

Bruce Bowen loses Clippers TV gig after Kawhi Leonard criticism

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Bruce Bowen made critical comments of former San Antonio Spurs star Kawhi Leonard. Now, he’s out of his gig as a television analyst for the Los Angeles Clippers. Bruce Bowen, a multi-time champion with the San Antonio Spurs, helmed a television analyst role for the Los Angeles Clippers in the 2017-18 season. However, the organization […] Bruce Bowen loses Clippers …

Bruce Bowen let go as Clippers TV analyst over Leonard comments

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This totally wasn’t a recruiting move… The Kawhi Leonard saga has produced another casualty. The Clippers — well, technically Fox Sports West with plenty of input from the Clippers — have decided not to renew former Spur Bruce Bowen’s contract as a TV analyst for their local broadcast. The reason? Apparently it was his decision to speak critically of Leonard …

Open Thread: Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass … it’s about learning to dance in the rain

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It never rains in Southern Nevada NOTE: Jeph Duarte is out from August 9-14. I’m covering the Open Thread with a 5 part story about NBA Las Vegas Summer League. This is the final installment. Previous parts are here: part 1, part 2, part 3, part 4. Las Vegas Summer League, the final chapter We’ve finally reached Monday, my last …

San Antonio Spurs: Jay Williams on Kawhi Leonard’s ‘thank you’ letter

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After Kawhi Leonard’s “thank you” letter to the San Antonio Spurs, former basketball player Jay Williams spoke out on its validity. Kawhi Leonard‘s reputation places as a silent superstar. That’s a given after the season-long quadriceps injury drama that surrounded the San Antonio Spurs, and the public barely heard from him. It further complicated this […] San Antonio Spurs: Jay …