Spurs’ Holt steps down as team’s chairman and CEO.

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Peter Holt, under whose leadership as chairman and CEO the Spurs grew into one of the premiere franchises in professional sports, has retired from both roles effective immediately. Spurs Sports & Entertainment made the bombshell announcement in a news release Wednesday evening. Rick Pych, president of business operations for SS&E, has been named co-CEO upon Julianna Holt’s request, the Spurs …

Tony Parker continues to class up San Antonio, opens french food truck.

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Spurs guard and Belgium native Tony Parker spends most of his time in San Antonio, which likely makes it hard to get fine French cuisine whenever he wants. Since he can’t shuffle off to France at a moment’s notice, he’s bringing a little bit of France to San Antonio. Parker, along with Chef Cliff Chetwood, is opening a French cuisine food truckcalled “Crème de la …

David Robinson: The greatest player that nobody ever thinks about anymore for some stupid reason.

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Around this time of year, Hardwood Paroxysm usually does a theme week. This year, as the pool of players who began their careers in the 1990s dwindles, we thought it would be fun to celebrate the entire decade. In typical HP fashion, we will be covering ten years of basketball like a cat chasing a laser pointer. There is nothing …

Making history won’t be easy for Spurs.

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Ricky Rubio and Tyus Jones sat in the Minnesota Timberwolves locker room before tipoff Tuesday night chatting about how the Spurs aren’t getting enough attention. “Everyone’s talking about Golden State, that they’re having a great season,” Rubio said. “But San Antonio is right there, with only 10 losses.” “Yeah,” Jones said, “everybody’s focused in on Golden State. But the Spurs …

San Antonio Spurs vs Minnesota Timberwolves: Takeaways

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The San Antonio Spurs (54-10) bounce back after their performance on Monday as they defeated the Minnesota Timberwolves (20-45) 116-91 Tuesday night at the Target Center. Coming off of their worst shooting performance this season on Monday, the Spurs bounced back and did it with aggression on Tuesday against the Timberwolves. LaMarcus Aldridge led the way with 14 of his …

Spurs Where Are They Now? Malik Rose.

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Malik Rose continues to write new chapters. Since he retired in 2009, Rose has worked as a pregame analyst for the New York Knicks. […] talk to the former Spurs forward for any length of time and it becomes clear Malik Jabari Rose’s heart is still in the Alamo City. Rose played 13 seasons in the NBA, seven-plus for the …

Writers Roundtable: Spurs’ West shooting at career clip.

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The San Antonio Express-News Spurs coverage team, joined by WOAI-TV’s Don Harris, answers a variety of questions in a weekly roundtable. Leading off the discussion this week is the explanation for David West’s dramatic field-goal percentage improvement since he joined the Spurs: David West has been a 49 percent shooter from the field for his career. Through February of this …

David West on joining the Spurs: ‘It’s been everything for me.

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  David West walked into Bankers Life Fieldhouse from the other side on Monday. The entrance where visitors pass through. Weird? “A little bit,” West said, “coming from that side.” West, who spent the previous four years in Indiana, will play his first game in front of Pacers fans as a San Antonio Spur when the team makes its only visit to the …

Game Preview: San Antonio Spurs at Indiana Pacers.

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With three starters sitting the Spurs won a sloppy affair at home Saturday night to extend their winning streak to 8 overall. As ugly as that game was, the bright spot was Manu Ginobili who came back from injury and had 22 points in just 15 minutes. Talk about efficient! Without Manu I’m not sure the Spurs remain 30-0 at …

The Evolution of Kyle Anderson.

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  Usually when a professional athlete is called slow, it is viewed as a criticism. For San Antonio Spurs second-year forward Kyle “Slow-Mo” Anderson, it’s used as a complimentary term of endearment. Despite only being 22 years old, Anderson’s style is that of a crafty veteran. When Anderson was still in college at UCLA, Grantland’s Andrew Sharp once described Anderson …

By the numbers: Who do Spurs turn to in the clutch?

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It’s one of the most pivotal questions for any team: When the game is on the line, who gets the rock? The Spurs’ overall philosophy and commitment to team ball has left that query somewhat open-ended this season. In clutch situations – any point during the 4th quarter or overtime with less than five minutes remaining, and neither team ahead …

Could the Spurs sneak up on the Warriors and break the NBA record for most wins?

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The San Antonio Spurs have been quietly staying in 2nd place behind the Warriors all season long. With the Warriors gaining all the media attention and being the talk of the NBA since the start of the season. The San Antonio Spurs have been like a lioness on the hunt, just quietly stalking just waiting to pounce. It would seem …

Manu Ginobili Is Stronger Than Ever After His Ball Surgery.

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On February 4, the San Antonio Spurs announced that Manu Ginobili would miss a month after requiring testicular surgery to repair whatever happened to his Ginobilis when Ryan Anderson plunked them with a stray knee. Ginobili, however, recovered faster than the team had initially projected. His quick healing surprised Gregg Popovich, but, in his words, it didn’t stun him “like …

Shorthanded Spurs drop Kings to go 30-0 at home.

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  SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Manu Ginobili returned to give the short-handed San Antonio Spurs a needed boost as they remained perfect at home and extended the franchise’s best start. Kawhi Leonard had 25 points and 13 rebounds and Ginobili added a season-high 22 points in his return from a gruesome injury, leading San Antonio to a 104-94 victory over …

San Antonio Spurs: Expectations For Kevin Martin.

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The San Antonio Spurs have added sharpshooter Kevin Martin to their bench, but what should they be expecting from him in 2015-16. The San Antonio Spurs have only played the Golden State Warriors once this season, but that 30-point rout at Oracle Arena — even without Tim Duncan — was a statement game. The statement […] The San Antonio Spurs …

Kevin Martin to Spurs: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction.

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Shooting guard Kevin Martin has averaged 20 or more points in six different seasons throughout his career but was on the market after the Minnesota Timberwolves waived him on March 1. That is no longer the case after Saturday’s news. The San Antonio Spurs inked Martin to a new deal, according to ESPN’s Marc Stein. Nick Moyle and Jeff McDonald of the San Antonio Express-News confirmed …