San Antonio Spurs: Rotation changes impact team’s second-half look

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More rotation changes are in play for the San Antonio Spurs. In a loaded year of injuries, it remains difficult for the San Antonio Spurs to keep things consistent. The starting lineup faced multiple changes, and the rotation itself saw players move in and out. Players’ minutes fluctuated and challenged some to get regular playing […] San Antonio Spurs: Rotation …

The Rise and Rise of Dejounte Murray: offense edition

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DJ’s jump shot is coming along. While watching the Spurs visit the Pepsi Center on February 13th, I was taken aback by an on-court development I was not anticipating: Dejounte Murray was making jumpers, and it looked pretty nice. Right before our eyes, Baby Boy was growing up. Upon entering the league, observers were keen to point out the kinks …

Kawhi Leonard saga is a mystery within a mystery

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Kawhi Leonard and the San Antonio Spurs are a mystery within a mystery. Sept. 30, 2017: the day the San Antonio Spurs held their annual Silver and Black Scrimmage. Not an event that’s publicized beyond the Spurs and their fans, but more importantly because of what happened before it started; the organization announced Kawhi Leonard […] Kawhi Leonard saga is …

Open Thread: Spurs break four-game losing streak

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Nationally televised game reminders people who the Spurs are Take a breathe, Spurs fans, the Silver & Black pulled off a strong, decisive W in The Land. Danny Green killed it from beyond the arc: Danny Green scored 22 points in 22 minutes of play, including 5 3️⃣-pointers vs Cleveland #GoSpursGo #TarHeelTriple pic.twitter.com/vXD34PnU7N — San Antonio Spurs (@spurs) February 26, …

San Antonio Spurs: Dejounte Murray’s incredible stat sheet

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The Cleveland Cavaliers had LeBron James explode for a near triple-double. However, San Antonio Spurs point guard Dejounte Murray delivered his own satisfying night on the stat sheet. Dejounte Murray’s tantalizing wingspan helps him plenty on the basketball court. It allows him to get extra reach under the boards, guard opponents on the perimeter and […] San Antonio Spurs: Dejounte …

Spurs’ big finish sinks Cavaliers

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Spurs go on decisive 16-0 run to start the fourth quarter. In one of the more encouraging moments of the season, the Spurs won a physical game in Cleveland on Sunday afternoon with a healthy-ish roster by controlling the pace and controlling the paint. Despite a hostile crowd, an engaged LeBron James and early struggles from LaMarcus Aldridge, the silver-and-black …

Spurs vs. Cavaliers recap, reactions: Spurs pull away late to edge Cavs 110-94

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In their second game back from the All-Star break, the Spurs faced the Cavaliers. What went down in this one? After falling to the Denver Nuggets once again for a fourth consecutive loss, the San Antonio Spurs traveled to Cleveland to face LeBron James and the new-look Cavaliers. This was the final game of the […] Spurs vs. Cavaliers recap, …

San Antonio @ Cleveland, Final Score: Spurs rip Cavaliers late, 110-94

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The Spurs ended their road trip on a positive note, dominating late and winning big in Cleveland Coming off the loss to the Nuggets, the Spurs came out with plenty of offensive fire power Sunday against Cleveland. San Antonio suffered it’s first losing Rodeo Road Trip record since 2014-2015 after losing 4 straight, but the Sunday matinee was a great …

San Antonio Spurs: Gregg Popovich defends LeBron James’ recent comments

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Before Sunday’s game vs. the Cleveland Cavaliers, San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich defended LeBron James’ recent comments that drew ire from Fox News’ Laura Ingraham. San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich never holds back when there’s something on his mind. Especially when it involves president Donald Trump. He even speaks on social issues […] San Antonio Spurs: Gregg …

San Antonio Spurs: Injury report vs. Cavaliers features Manu Ginobili

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The San Antonio Spurs released the official injury report for Sunday’s game vs. the Cleveland Cavaliers. Who will not play? Which player is “questionable” to play? On Sunday afternoon, the San Antonio Spurs will go to Ohio to face the Cleveland Cavaliers. It’s the final game of the Rodeo Road Trip, before San Antonio returns […] San Antonio Spurs: Injury …

San Antonio Spurs: Patty Mills hits assists milestone

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During Friday’s loss to the Denver Nuggets, San Antonio Spurs guard Patty Mills reached an assists milestone. Patty Mills’ 2017-18 season has seen his role flip a few times. He began the year on the bench for the San Antonio Spurs, followed by taking over as the starting point guard for Dejounte Murray, then moved […] San Antonio Spurs: Patty …

Battle of the boards sinks the Spurs against the Nuggets

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San Antonio couldn’t keep Denver off the glass on either end in Friday’s loss. Friday night’s 119-122 loss in Denver to the Nuggets was hard to watch, and it wasn’t just because of the result. The incessant calls of the officials made for a game that lacked rhythm for interminable stretches. Granted, many of the calls actually favored San Antonio, …

The Spurs brace for a Western Conference brawl

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With only two games separating the third through ninth seed, the Spurs have a fist fight ahead of them. It’s difficult to put the Kawhi Leonard drama in the rear view. As long as the Spurs’ star player stays silent and hidden, rumors of a fractured relationship with the team will continue to swirl. Conspiracy theories will grow more complex. The national narrative may …

San Antonio Spurs: Gregg Popovich jokingly crashes Mike Malone interview

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While Denver Nuggets head coach Mike Malone spoke to the media, San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich had some fun. In a return from the All-Star break, the San Antonio Spurs dropped a game to the Denver Nuggets, which marked the fourth consecutive one they lost and narrowed the Western Conference standings. It was […] San Antonio Spurs: Gregg …