Spurs have erased memories of losing 2015 rodeo trip.

[…] one year after the Spurs recorded their first losing rodeo road trip since the annual exodus from the AT&T Center began in 2003, few players recall the gritty details, including a players-only meeting forced by coach Gregg Popovich. Perhaps one of the reasons memories are fuzzy is the Spurs (43-8) are focused primarily these days on a new set …

Barber does cutting-edge work on Spurs haircuts.

Rob Ferrel stopped to admire his unusual portrait of LaMarcus Aldridge. After two hours of careful crafting while listening to rapper Tupac blaring through the speakers, the barber had shaved a replica of the Spurs power forward’s smiling face onto his client’s head. The barber said shaving a portrait into someone’s head is similar to completing a puzzle. […] I …

Spurs broadcast team gets mixed reviews in Awful Announcing poll.

Sports blog Awful Announcing recently conducted a poll asking readers to grade each local NBA broadcast team around the league. This is all obviously an exercise in subjectivity, but it’s still a fun look at what people prefer. Some viewers prefer intense homerism in their broadcasts, while others prefer a more unbiased approach. Others are drawn to announcers who infuse …

Kareem Adbul-Jabbar says Tim Duncan has had a better career over Kobe Bryant.

NBA great and former Lakers center Kareem Abdul-Jabbar recently appeared on “Conversations with Tyler,” a series at George Mason University and fielded a few questions from the audience. One person decided to ask which player has had the better career – San Antonio Spurs’ Tim Duncan or Los Angeles Lakers’ Kobe Bryant? You’d think Kareem would pick Kobe considering he is a fellow …