San Antonio Spurs: Brandon Paul waived ahead of Aug. 1 guarantee

The San Antonio Spurs waived Brandon Paul before his contract became guaranteed for the 2018-19 season. The San Antonio Spurs traded Kawhi Leonard and Danny Green, watched Kyle Anderson and Tony Parker leave and acquired DeMar DeRozan, Jakob Poeltl and others in various ways. Though, once the dust settled, the Silver and Black still had […] San Antonio Spurs: Brandon …

Spurs waive Brandon Paul

They had until tomorrow to decide. The Spurs have waived guard Brandon Paul. Per an official press release: The San Antonio Spurs today announced that they have waived guard Brandon Paul. Paul, who was signed as a free agent on July 14, 2017, appeared in 64 games for the Spurs last season, averaging 2.3 points and 1.1 rebounds in 9.0 …

San Antonio Spurs: ‘Winners’ and ‘losers’ of 2018 offseason

With the offseason settled down, do the San Antonio Spurs have any “winners” or “losers” amidst the chaos? With July about to make way for August, it closes an active month for the NBA. The San Antonio Spurs arguably faced the most active or controversial offseason of anyone over the past four and a half […] San Antonio Spurs: ‘Winners’ …

Steven Adams has a great story about Gregg Popovich’s … hair?

This alone might make Adams’ autobiography worth a read. Steven Adams may be known as the physical, tough-looking center for the Oklahoma City Thunder, but the Kiwi is also a pretty humorous guy off the court. In his recently-released autobiography: Steven Adams: My Life, My Fight, Adams takes us into his world growing up in New Zealand, all the way …

Spurs Rumor Retrospective: LeBron James hopes and dreams

Before the offseason started, the San Antonio Spurs were rumored to want a meeting with LeBron James. That seemingly never happened. Before the San Antonio Spurs sent away their superstar, Kawhi Leonard, in a trade to the Toronto Raptors, Marc Stein of The New York Times reported that Spurs coach Gregg Popovich planned to “force his […] Spurs Rumor Retrospective: LeBron …

San Antonio Spurs: Tony Parker’s all-time franchise ranking in assists

In 17 years with the San Antonio Spurs, Tony Parker left his dent on his organization and the stat sheet. He ranked among their leaders in total assists. When Tony Parker left the San Antonio Spurs for the Charlotte Hornets, it marked an end of an era in the Alamo City. 17 years, five championships […] San Antonio Spurs: Tony …

Open Thread: Spurs Hype Team auditions this Sunday

The Spurs are looking for talents people to cast some family-friendly entertainment into the Spurs game As you may recall, last May the Spurs ended the tradition of the Silver Dancers as they took their final bow. Over the years, the all-female cheerleading squad had been integrating with the co-ed breakdance crew dubbed Team Energy. This Sunday, the Spurs are …

San Antonio Spurs: Tony Parker’s all-time franchise ranking in points

With Tony Parker’s departure from the San Antonio Spurs, how did he stand up in career points over the past 17 years? Tony Parker ended his 17-year tenure with the San Antonio Spurs in early July, when he signed a two-year, $10 million contract to join the Charlotte Hornets. It marked the end of an […] San Antonio Spurs: Tony …

San Antonio Spurs: If Brandon Paul stays, where does he fit?

The San Antonio Spurs have not announced a decision on Brandon Paul’s contract for the 2018-19 season. If he stays, where does he fit? An Aug. 1 deadline on Brandon Paul‘s contract nears. The San Antonio Spurs can either waive his $1.37 million salary and not have it count towards the 2018-19 season’s salary cap […] San Antonio Spurs: If …

San Antonio Spurs: Updated list of 2019 free agents

With a flurry of offseason moves in the books, who projects as a free agent in 2019 for the San Antonio Spurs? The San Antonio Spurs may have an eye on the 2018-19 season but, in the NBA, it’s always on the lookout for the year afterward, especially free agency. Teams prep for the open […] San Antonio Spurs: Updated …

San Antonio Spurs: Grading the free agency, trade departures

The San Antonio Spurs lost players in free agency and trades. Were these wise moves? Through an unusual offseason, the San Antonio Spurs have walked out of the majority of July with a new roster, including DeMar DeRozan, Jakob Poeltl and Marco Belinelli as some of the acquisitions. Though, it meant the departure of familiar […] San Antonio Spurs: Grading …

Open Thread: How exactly we came to be Spurs fans

The fandom of a two-decades run is in the balance Last year, I wrote about my journey as a Spurs fan, growing up in San Antonio and eventually moving to Los Angeles, getting lost in the glitz and glamour of the Phil Jackson led Lakers. Lee Dresie recently published an excellent article in which he dissects San Antonio’s changing of …

2018-19 NBA schedule: Projecting its release date

Projecting the release date for the 2018-19 season schedule for the San Antonio Spurs and the other 29 NBA teams. The NBA offseason remains in full swing, but the San Antonio Spurs, and the other 29 teams, are not far away from the start of the 2018-19 season. This will be the latest year that […] 2018-19 NBA schedule: Projecting …

San Antonio Spurs: Gregg Popovich bought Team USA new ‘cars’

San Antonio Spurs coach and Team USA headman Gregg Popovich actually bought his summer group new cars … somewhat. Away from normal San Antonio Spurs duties, head coach Gregg Popovich helmed a minicamp for Team USA Basketball. He will coach the team in the 2020 Summer Olympics, taking over for Duke’s Mike Krzyzewski. It’s clearly […] San Antonio Spurs: Gregg …