James Silas, the first Spurs legend

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The first in a series focused on all of the jerseys the San Antonio Spurs have retired — starting with #13. Hanging from the Rafters I #13 The tradition of retiring a number in the sporting world is the equivalent of lifetime achievement award. The ritual can be traced back to 1934. Cities celebrate their own by adorning their coliseum …

San Antonio Spurs: Watch Tim Duncan do MMA training (Video)

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San Antonio Spurs legend Tim Duncan is enjoying his NBA retirement by doing MMA training. Tim Duncan’s retirement from the San Antonio Spurs just over one year ago, which quietly ended his 19 seasons in the NBA, all of which came in the Alamo City. The Spurs then retired his No. 21 jersey in a […] San Antonio Spurs: Watch …

San Antonio Spurs: Stephen Jackson hopeful of NBA comeback

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Former San Antonio Spurs guard Stephen Jackson wants to find a way back into the NBA. The San Antonio Spurs hosted a variety of notable veterans on rosters throughout the championship-winning and deep-run-into-the-playoffs years. This included Stephen Jackson, who played 14 seasons in the NBA. Jackson last played in the NBA in the 2013-14 season, […] San Antonio Spurs: Stephen …

San Antonio Spurs are named potential superteam by ESPN

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ESPN’s Tom Haberstroh projected the San Antonio Spurs as a potential superteam for 2018. The San Antonio Spurs arguably had the “superteam” label in the 2000’s before it became a thing, but it was all done through the NBA Draft, having Tim Duncan, Tony Parker, and Manu Ginobili lead the way. Now, the Golden State Warriors own […] San Antonio Spurs are …

Buckle up for some small-ball, Spurs fans

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The 2016-17 Spurs were one of the few teams to buck the small-ball trend. That should change next year. While the league continued its march towards greater pace, space and lineup versatility, last year’s Spurs were an evolutionary atavism, the NBA’s ornery champions of the long two. They leaned on one of the deeper (and more effective) big-man rotations, ranked …

San Antonio Spurs: Recapping the Kyrie Irving rumors

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Looking back on the past week of the Kyrie Irving-San Antonio Spurs rumors. The San Antonio Spurs’ offseason looked like it was done, until Kyrie Irving’s name popped into the national NBA headlines. It began with Brian Windhorst of ESPN’s report on Irving’s desire for a trade out of Cleveland, which would end his Cavaliers […] San Antonio Spurs: Recapping …

San Antonio Spurs: Top 5 season leaders in PPG in franchise history

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The top five season leaders in points per game in the San Antonio Spurs’ franchise history. The San Antonio Spurs’ history of elite scorers isn’t long, as the team only formed in the mid-1970’s. Along with disappointing years in the 1980’s, it limited the success of the franchise, on the court. There were some prolific scorers […] San Antonio Spurs: Top …

The San Antonio Spurs sign Tyler Self

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The Spurs extend a unique deal to Kansas’ Tyler Self. Tyler Self is likely better known for his father, Bill Self – head coach of the University of Kansas basketball team – than his own basketball prowess. This past season, Tyler averaged just 0.8 points, 0.2 rebounds and 0.4 assists per game for the Jayhawks. Despite these stats, Self is …