Can The San Antonio Spurs Slow Down Russell Westbrook?

The San Antonio Spurs head back on the road tonight looking to get back on track against Russell Westbrook and the Oklahoma City Thunder. The Spurs want to put the Golden State Warrior game behind them, and they’ll get that opportunity tonight as they travel to Oklahoma City to take on the Thunder. The Spurs […] Can The San Antonio …

The Spurs can compete with the Warriors by going small

The most prominent difference between the Spurs blowout win early in the season, and the W’s win this past week, is how big San Antonio played. The Spurs got off to a 25-3 start against the Warriors Wednesday night and then things went sub-optimally from there. It’s tough to know what to make of the match-up. The teams have played …

Pinoy Pride

Kat Arambulo’s request for a university graduation gift was a simple one for Spurs tickets…and for the 17,000-mile round trip required to Source: Spurs

How big a deal was the Spurs loss to the Warriors?

In another partnership with a fellow NBA blog, J.R. Wilco discusses the aftermath of Golden State’s comeback. When the Spurs have a notable game coming up, I often reach out to a fellow blogger to set up the contest and have some fun discussing the matchup in the Fraternizing with the Enemy format. But this time, Golden State of Mind …

Kawhi Leonard’s hot shooting has cooled off

Looking at the Spurs’ loss to the Warriors, Kawhi’s shooting woes, and the untenable point guard situation. On Monday the Spurs crushed the defending NBA champs, and everyone was singing their praises. But on Wednesday they suffered a double-digit loss to the Golden State Warriors after holding a huge early lead. They’re now firmly settled in the Western Conference’s second …

It’s time to start worrying about Tony Parker

For years, “they” said that once the Spurs point guard lost a step he wouldn’t be effective. Looks like “they” might finally be right. In the second half of the Spurs’ Wednesday night loss to the Golden State Warriors, Tony Parker hesitated before driving the lane and got past one of GSW’s big men for a point blank layup — …

Hoops And Dreams

Since arriving in America as a refugee from Democratic Republic of Congo, Laurence Uwtonze is always amazed by the open hearts of everyon Source: Spurs

Gregg Popovich Should Consider Making This Roster Change.

The San Antonio Spurs blew a 22-point lead at home and suffered a devastating loss to the Golden State Warriors. Last night’s game was a bitter pill to swallow. At one point in the first quarter, the Spurs were up 15-0. At another point during the first quarter, the Spurs had a commanding 22-point lead. […] Gregg Popovich Should Consider …

Spurs open up 22-point lead but fall to Warriors, 110-98

A wild game that saw a 36-point swing did not go well for the home team. When the Spurs score 30-plus points in the first quarter they were undefeated coming into this game. San Antonio was also undefeated when taking a 20-plus point lead coming into this game. So you can imagine that this was a wild game after the …

A newly inspired Aldridge is a good thing

Here’s some links to hold you over until that 8:30 tip-off. Refreshed and Inspired Before missing a couple of games with heart arrhythmia, LaMarcus Aldridge had been having a solid if unspectacular year. Since then, he has looked much more energized and aggressive on the floor. Mike Monroe over at Bleacher Report talks about how more than just Aldridge’s numbers …

About those “overpaid” Spurs stars

For anyone who has ever talked with someone who’s griped about the contract of Tony Parker, LaMarcus Aldridge, Pau Gasol… Well, Thursday was certainly an eyebrow-raising day for fans of silver-and-black sports teams. One organization announced a move to Las Vegas, while another declared, in their own, understated way, why it’d be a sin to bet against them in the …

The Most Important Game of the Season is Here.

The day has finally come where the San Antonio Spurs and the Golden State Warriors will play each other with a number one seed on the line. The biggest game of the season is finally upon us. The second-seed Spurs will host the one-seed Warriors at the AT&T Center tonight. The Warriors are coming off […] The Most Important Game …