The MANU Tournament: The Final Four!

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Time to move two plays on to the championship! Welcome back to The MANU Tournament, where you the fans have voted 32 of Manu Ginobili’s best plays down to just four, so of course that means it’s time for the Final Four! Before we get into the winners, here’s a look at how the Elite 8 turned out: Assists/Passes (1) …

San Antonio Spurs 2018-19 Player Previews: Jakob Poeltl is the ideal Spur

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Jakob Poeltl adds much-needed depth in the post for the San Antonio Spurs, but does he have his eyes on taking up the torch from his Spanish counterpart? Kawhi for DeMar. Kawhi versus DeMar. Have there ever been two players more reluctant to have their careers inevitably intertwined through circumstances beyond their grasp? Spurs fans, […] San Antonio Spurs 2018-19 …

Open Thread: Jimmy Butler joins Leonard and Paul George in the “Demanded a Trade” column

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Superstar players making demands is holding franchises hostage Jesus Gomez posted a great piece on how Jimmy Butler’s trade request will affect the Spurs. But I’ve been thinking about how these demanded trades hit the individual teams themselves and the league as a whole. We all just went through the Summer of Kawhi after the season of WTF (we’re the …

Jimmy Butler’s trade request could be great for the Spurs

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A disgruntled superstar wing asking to be traded brings back bad memories, but this time it might actually help the Spurs. Just when it looked like the NBA’s offseason was essentially over, some huge news surfaced to shook us all out of our September stupor. Timberwolves star wing Jimmy Butler has asked for a trade after meeting with team officials …

San Antonio Spurs: Drew Eubanks signs two-way contract

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Following his junior year at Oregon State, forward Drew Eubanks has signed a two-way contract with the San Antonio Spurs, as reported by Shams Charania of the Athletic. In an attempt to bolster their front court, the Spurs signed forward Drew Eubanks to a two-way contract following an impressive Summer League performance. After outright singing […] San Antonio Spurs: Drew …

San Antonio Spurs can make Minnesota a legitimate offer for Jimmy Butler

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Another superstar could be available this offseason as Jimmy Butler has reportedly requested a trade. Should the Spurs make a move for him? The Spurs have already made one blockbuster trade this offseason as they sent a disgruntled Kawhi Leonard to Toronto after Kawhi demanded to be moved. The Minnesota Timberwolves find themselves in a […] San Antonio Spurs can …

Spurs: San Antonio can make Minnesota a legitimate offer for Jimmy Butler

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Another superstar could be available this offseason as Jimmy Butler has reportedly requested a trade. Should the Spurs make a move for him? The Spurs have already made one blockbuster trade this offseason as they sent a disgruntled Kawhi Leonard to Toronto after Kawhi demanded to be moved. The Minnesota Timberwolves find themselves in a […] Spurs: San Antonio can …

Spurs announce Silver & Black Scrimmage: Oct. 3

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Here’s your chance to see the new-look Spurs for free! The Spurs have announced a time and date for the Silver and Black Open Scrimmage. Per their official press release: The San Antonio Spurs are inviting fans to the AT&T Center for the 2018 Silver & Black Open Scrimmage, presented by Cheerios, on Wednesday, Oct. 3 at 7 p.m. The …

San Antonio Spurs 2018-19 Player Previews: Dante Cunningham continues his journey

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For journeyman Dante Cunningham, signing with the San Antonio Spurs serves as an opportunity to experience the game in a different light. Small forward Dante Cunningham is headed to San Antonio to join his seventh team in 10 seasons. In a summer headlined by chaos, head coach Gregg Popovich and the Spurs welcomed the veteran […] San Antonio Spurs 2018-19 …

Open Thread: Happy birthday, Dejounte

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The Spurs starting point guard turns 22-years-old today. Last year’s All-Defensive Second Team honoree Dejounte Murray is celebrating his 22nd birthday today. Since taking over the starting point guard position, Murray has impressed throughout the league. As far as Spurs fans go, his rebounding numbers for a guard have never been seen before. With excellent defense and an evolving 3-point …

DeMar DeRozan and Serge Ibaka’s challenge to eat a meal of worms

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DmDr recently appeared on Serge Ibaka’s YouTube channel for conversation and … some worms. Spurs guard DeMar DeRozan recently appeared on former Raptors teammate Serge Ibaka’s YouTube channel on his series “How hungry are you?” where Ibaka prepares a surprise meal for his guests. While DeRozan’s meal is being cooked — little does he know it’s actually worms despite believing …

In The Bonus: Preseason rankings, and the end of summer

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This week’s staff roundtable tackles SI’s Top 100 list, Diaw’s departure, and the upcoming training camp. The Spurs have a had a busy offseason indeed. Trades, anticipated draft picks, retirements, and now the yearly Sports Illustrated rankings have the Good Guys pegged 9th in the Western Conference. This week PtR contributors Bruno Passos, Jesus Gomez, Marilyn Dubinski, Mark Barrington, and …

Open Thread: Brent Barry- NBA Champion, VP of Basketball Operations, and music video star?

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Get a sneak preview of his cameo in the new Demitasse video Most elder San Antonio Spurs fans know Brent Barry as #17 from the 2005 and 2007 NBA Championships. And many younger fans know Barry as TV analyst. But do you know Brent Barry, the music video actor? Last year, San Antonio’s life-affirming art rock band Buttercup released their …