Spurs vs. Celtics Game Thread

It’s time to ring out 2018 with San Antonio and Boston Welcome to the Game Thread. Veterans of the Game Thread know how we do things around here, but for all you newbies we have a few rules. Our community guidelines apply and basically say be cool, no personal attacks, don’t troll and don’t swear too much. Welcome to the …

How the Spurs are turning defense into offense

San Antonio’s commitment to getting easy points escalated against the Clippers. The Spurs’ transition attack paved the way for another victory on Saturday night against the Clippers. The team started 18.5% of their offensive possessions with a transition play, their 2nd highest rate of the season, and scored 1.529 points per play on those opportunities, according to Cleaningtheglass.com (CTG). A …

Look Back at Spurs’ “Homecomings”

Several Spurs have played memorable games in front of their “hometown” crowds. Homecoming always triggers emotions – some good, some bad. Nervousness about seeing old friends and dealing with old problems and excitement about showing how well you are currently doing. When Spurs players make trips to their hometowns, or to NBA cities where they began their career, or where …

Spurs at Clippers game thread

San Antonio faces the Los Angeles Clippers in a late night west coast contest. Welcome to the Game Thread. Veterans of the Game Thread know how we do things around here, but for all you newbies we have a few rules. Our community guidelines apply and basically say be cool, no personal attacks, don’t troll and don’t swear too much. …