San Antonio Spurs look to roll against ailing Los Angeles Clippers

In the midst of a three-game winning streaks, the San Antonio Spurs host the ailing Los Angeles Clippers without Lou Williams. The San Antonio Spurs started off the year hot and quickly fizzled out, middling around the .500 mark for the 11th seed in the heated Western Conference. Meanwhile, the Clippers have been one of […] San Antonio Spurs look …

In the Bonus: How to know when it’s fair to criticize the Spurs

This week’s staff round-table discusses when criticism is warranted, as well as looking back at the team’s previous week. It’s been a strange time for the Spurs. Last week they tallied 60-70-90 against the Portland Trail Blazers in the midst of three losses by over 30 points each. They had two road losses and two home wins splitting sets with …

Rudy Gay has turned himself into a perfect modern combo forward

Once considered a throwback scorer doomed to obsolescence, Gay has evolved into a versatile role player with very few holes in his game. Rudy Gay was the poster boy for inefficiency, empty numbers and underachieving for so long that there was a significant subset of Spurs fans that weren’t too happy when he joined the franchise in 2017. He was …

Open Thread: Santa Pop and his elf Derrick White surprise some students at Pershing Elementary

Shoes That Fit treated students to some holiday cheer Earlier today, Coach Popovich and Derrick White spread Christmas cheer at Pershing Elementary by donating kicks to every student through Shoes That Fit. #SeasonOfGiving | #NBACares pic.twitter.com/TWiGYaAGst — San Antonio Spurs (@spurs) December 10, 2018 Tis the season. The Spurs are out and about spreading holiday cheer in San Antonio. On …

San Antonio Spurs: Davis Bertans welcomes first child, is expected to return Thursday

Sharpshooter Davis Bertans has missed the last two games due to personal reasons that were revealed to the public on Tuesday. Since joining the team in 2016, Latvian forward Davis Bertans has steadily increased his efficiency with an expanded role under head coach Gregg Popovich. Using his lengthy frame and exquisite range from behind the […] San Antonio Spurs: Davis …

Should the San Antonio Spurs trade for Kentavious Caldwell-Pope?

Kentavious Caldwell-Pope may soon be available on the trade market and the San Antonio Spurs could be a good fit for the veteran guard. With a key date in the NBA calendar on the horizon, the trade market will soon be heating up and the San Antonio Spurs could be buyers. December 15th is the […] Should the San Antonio …

Areas of improvement for the streaking Spurs

The Spurs won big last night but showed room for improvement with some focus-related lapses. The Spurs took care of business against the Suns on Tuesday night, and now find themselves back at .500. After suffering through their worst November in recent memory, winning just 5 of 15 games, the team has pieced together 3 wins in a row as …

A new Spurs uniform has been revealed: “Earned Edition”

A special uniform for last season’s playoff teams has been revealed. Remember not too long ago when a ghostly-white camouflage Spurs uniform was leaked, and we wondered if they were their “City Edition” uniforms designed for Military Appreciation Night? It turned out that was not the case, as the City Editions ended being closer to last year’s black camo uniforms. …

Open Thread: The Spurs 12th win this season puts Pop in 4th

Pop passes Pat Riley on the list of all time winningest coaches in the NBA 12. As the analog clock stands, it takes twelve hours for a full rotation. 60 seconds in a minute, 60 minutes in an hour, 24 hours in a day. Each of those numbers divisible by 12. 12 months in a year, 12 zodiac signs, 12 …

Spurs down Suns to pick up third straight win

Led by Bryn Forbes’ season-high 24 points, the Spurs had little trouble taking down the lowly Suns and helping Gregg Popovich reach another career milestone. Someone had to ask the question. Even if Gregg Popovich knew it was coming and even if, for whatever reason, he clearly had no intention of contextualizing, reflecting upon, or at all recognizing the feat …

San Antonio Spurs vs. Phoenix Suns: One for the record books

The San Antonio Spurs manhandled the Phoenix Suns 111-86 with Gregg Popovich and Bryn Forbes earning new career-best marks. Now in his third season with the San Antonio Spurs, Bryn “The Walking Bucket” Forbes has become a consistent producer at the guard position. Over the course of his first two years in the league, he […] San Antonio Spurs vs. …

San Antonio Spurs: Gregg Popovich participates in charity for local children

Gregg Popovich of the San Antonio Spurs took part in a major charitable donation for children in the local school district. The intrinsic values of the San Antonio Spurs organization are founded on the idea that a player’s responsibilities extend off the court to the world around them. Head coach Gregg Popovich is notoriously outspoken […] San Antonio Spurs: Gregg …

Spurs vs. Suns Game Thread

San Antonio faces the bad, yet dangerous, Suns Welcome to the Game Thread. Veterans of the Game Thread know how we do things around here, but for all you newbies we have a few rules. Our community guidelines apply and basically say be cool, no personal attacks, don’t troll and don’t swear too much. Welcome to the game thread. The …

Should the San Antonio Spurs trade for Trevor Ariza?

With Trevor Ariza’s name being floated around in trade talks lately, should the San Antonio Spurs make a push to add the veteran wing to their roster? The San Antonio Spurs lack some depth on the wing this season after injuries to Dejounte Murray and Lonnie Walker, and there are a couple of possible fits […] Should the San Antonio …