Kawhi Leonard won’t play in season opener

Kawhi Leonard will be out for the Spurs’ first game of the season. Kawhi Leonard will not be playing in the Spurs’ season opener against the Timberwolves. Jeff McDonald of mysanantonio.com broke the news on the star forward. In an interview with Greg Popovich, Pop simply said, “He won’t be available.” BREAKING: Kawhi Leonard not expected to play in Spurs’ …

Tim Duncan steps up even when it means doing what he hates

The Spurs legend walked back into the spotlight because he was needed. “I know I’m the most recognizable person here, so it’s my responsibility to be that lightning rod for attention.” –Tim Duncan on his Virgin Islands relief efforts It’s one thing to be unassuming. It’s another to be an international superstar athlete and be unassuming. Ever since retiring, basketball …

Dejounte Murray out with hip contusion

The Spurs got a little more shorthanded for their preseason finale. Dejounte Murray will miss tonight’s preseason finale against the Houston Rockets with a right hip contusion. He joins Kawhi Leonard (quad) and Tony Parker (quad) on the Spurs injured list: Dejounte Murray is out for tonight’s preseason game in Houston. pic.twitter.com/9q21PGaYH0 — San Antonio Spurs (@spurs) October 13, 2017 …

Spurs waive Amida Brimah and London Perrantes

The roster appears set for the start of the 2017-2018 season. The Spurs have officially waived center Amida Brimah and guard London Perrantes, per Spurs.com. This is not surprising since both players were considered training camp invitees and were on non-guaranteed contracts. Both played sparingly in the preseason. Brimah was signed on Sept. 25 and averaged 3.0 points and 3.0 …

Tim Duncan: The ultimate Spurs #21

The final installment of the Hanging from the Rafters series, on the greatest Spur of all — Big Fun. On December 18, 2016, the Spurs retired Tim Duncan’s #21. Photo by Ronald Cortes/Getty Images HANGING FROM THE RAFTERS This series celebrates the numbers that have been retired by the Spurs. To date, there have been eight men whose impact on …