San Antonio Spurs: Dejounte Murray tops the charts in rebounding

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San Antonio Spurs point guard Dejounte Murray delivered a performance that earned him a spot in franchise history. When Tony Parker was first out of the lineup to start the 2017-18 season, Dejounte Murray briefly took the point guard reins. Multiple double-digit rebound games and double-double performances followed, which flashed the upside of this second-year […] San Antonio Spurs: Dejounte …

San Antonio Spurs: Dynasty is still alive, just waiting on Kawhi Leonard

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The San Antonio Spurs have had a rocky year, but cannot be counted out. If Kawhi Leonard can return to his team, there’s no telling how far they can go. When you think of great modern players such as San Antonio Spurs star Kawhi Leonard, Anthony Davis and James Harden, it’s hard to find common […] San Antonio Spurs: Dynasty …

What we learned from the Spurs win over the Warriors

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For once, the Spurs weren’t the least healthy team on the floor. On the heels of a 3 game win streak, the Spurs rolled into their showdown with the ailing Golden State Warriors looking to build on their late season surge. Fortunately for the Silver and Black, the Dubs were a shell of themselves Monday night as they were missing …

Open Thread: Steve Kerr on Manu Ginobili: “He’s still coming downhill at you”

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The former Spur reveres the 40-year-old Argentinian. Before the final match-up of the San Antonio Spurs and Golden State, Warriors Head Coach Steve Kerr spoke about Manu Ginobili: Here’s that full quote from Kerr on Manu pic.twitter.com/DgoRyonz8z — Bruno Passos (@bouncepassos) March 20, 2018 Don’t know what’s more impressive, that Sean said it or that Kerr remembered it after all …

Aldridge powers Spurs to fourth straight win over star-less Warriors

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The only All-Star left standing was the difference in Monday night’s low-cal rematch of the 2017 Western Conference Finals. Neither side looked like itself through the first three quarters of the Spurs’ 89-75 win over the Golden State Warriors. For the KD-less, Steph-less, Klay-less, and (after taking what appeared to be a shot below the waist midway through the second) …

Spurs vs. Warriors recap, reactions: Aldridge carries offense for fourth straight win

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It wasn’t the prettiest victory, but the San Antonio Spurs escaped the hobbled Golden State Warriors 89-75 on a late push by LaMarcus Aldridge. San Antonio extended their win streak to four games and has taken sole possession of the fifth seed in the Western Conference. Time and time again, LaMarcus Aldridge has carried the […] Spurs vs. Warriors recap, …

San Antonio Spurs: Western Conference standings widen with win

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With the San Antonio Spurs’ latest win, the Western Conference looks different and features more positive developments. With Monday’s win over the depleted Golden State Warriors, the San Antonio Spurs made it four consecutive victories. All were must-win scenarios, starting with last week’s game vs. the Orlando Magic. The New Orleans Pelicans and Minnesota Timberwolves […] San Antonio Spurs: Western …

Golden State at San Antonio, Final Score: Aldridge’s fourth quarter propels Spurs over Warriors’ skeleton crew 89-75

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LaMarcus carried the Spurs to another win with a dominant fourth quarter The Spurs played down the level of the depleted Warriors, who were missing Steph Curry, Kevin Durant and Klay Thompson, for most of the night. After an abysmal third quarter where the Silver and Black only scored 12 points, the Warriors took a lead and looked ready to …

San Antonio Spurs: Gregg Popovich calls this season ‘frustrating’

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Amidst injuries and a tough stretch in the standings, San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich commented on his frustration with this season’s events. The San Antonio Spurs’ 2017-18 season provided issues throughout. This included an injury epidemic that impacted almost every player on the roster, sans Bryn Forbes and Patty Mills. While everyone but […] San Antonio Spurs: Gregg …

Gregg Popovich and the art of early timeouts

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No team has called more first-two-minute timeouts over the last decade than Pop. Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich can be a mystery at times, but one thing is fore sure: in his world, it’s never too early to call a timeout. Spurs fans know just as well as his players that if the opening possession is botched too badly, an …

A couple of really weird things happened in the Spurs’ last win

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Odd things went on during San Antonio’s victory over the Timberwolves on Saturday night. The San Antonio Spurs handled the Minnesota Timberwolves Saturday night, 117-101, for their third-straight win. The victory moved the Spurs into the same record as the Utah Jazz and the New Orleans Pelicans. Here are a couple of takeaways crucial win. While the Spurs shot 51 …