The Spurs’ next great point guard might not be a free agent

There’s a handful of starter-quality point guards the Spurs could chase this summer, but their own 20-year-old is coming along faster than expected. How should that impact what they do this off-season? While we wait and see who opts in, who opts out and (sigh) who retires in the coming weeks, how the Spurs evaluate their point-guard situation will greatly …

The Spurs would have to sacrifice to sign Chris Paul

The Spurs could clear room for Chris Paul, but they would have to undergo some deep cuts to make it work. After a short, frustrating series against the Warriors, the Spurs‘ offseason has officially ar. Only a few days into it, we have some intriguing rumors about free agency. Chris Paul, who has been mentioned as a potential target for …

Spurs rumors: Chris Paul and San Antonio a perfect match

The latest Spurs rumors say Chris Paul and the San Antonio Spurs have mutual interest. But how would Paul fit and what impact would he have with the Spurs? The latest San Antonio Spurs rumors should fit right in with fans that all-in with interest in the upcoming offseason, which means a free agency frenzy. […] Spurs rumors: Chris Paul …

San Antonio Spurs: A Year in Review

After losing franchise star Tim Duncan to retirement last offseason, the San Antonio Spurs ushered in a new era. With coach Gregg Popovich at the helm, the Spurs secured a 61-21 record and reached the Western Conference Finals. The transition of the San Antonio Spurs from Tim Duncan‘s team to one led by Kawhi Leonard was […] San Antonio Spurs: A …

Spurs reportedly interested in Derrick Rose

ESPN reports that Spurs may be interested in Derrick Rose According to ESPN, “some rival executives believe” that the Spurs are interested in Derrick Rose, who is an unrestricted free agent and played for the New York Knicks this past season. Rose averaged 18 PPG, 4.4 APG, 3.8 RPG for New York this season. Rose also says he has prioritized …

Trying to figure out LaMarcus Aldridge

What LMA’s history can tell us about his present, and maybe his future I’ve been trying to get a handle on how I feel about LaMarcus Aldridge almost from the moment the Spurs signed him. The way this past season — and postseason — went, I’m only more at a loss. So I reached out to Dave Deckard, my buddy …

The Spurs show effort to the very end

San Antonio couldn’t get the stops it needed to prolong the series, but all is not lost. The Spurs’ Game 4 season-ending loss to the Warriors ended up being eerily similar to Game 3. Again, San Antonio rated favorably in three of the “Four Factors” that are usually predictive of winning basketball games. And, yet again, the Warriors’ shot-making proved …

Be proud of the Spurs

The season has ended, but the dream still lives Be proud of the Spurs, my friends. As hopeless situations go, their Western Conference Finals series against the Warriors was akin to the Battle of the Alamo. There was simply no real possibility of overcoming this All-Star team masquerading as an NBA franchise. How much the presence of Kawhi Leonard might …

Spurs swept by Warriors in what could’ve been Ginobili’s finale

“The Big Three” are really bad at this “going out with a whimper” thing Conference Finals Game 4 vs. Golden State: Warriors 129, Spurs 115 Series: 4-0 GS For being the biggest Manu homer on the planet, I sure can be cynical about the guy. I was so sure he was gonna have a quiet game tonight, something like 6 …

The Silver Linings

Here are some links to get you through the day. This hasn’t been the series everyone hoped for as they patiently waited three years for a Spurs vs. Warriors rematch. With Tony Parker already out and Kawhi Leonard and David Lee falling along the way, one of the most anticipated series that started out promising enough has flipped from competitive …

Game 4 Preview: San Antonio Spurs vs. Golden State Warriors

Whether or not this is the last we see of them this season, it won’t be the end for the Spurs. It never is. The Spurs have had their share of bad beats, but this series remains fairly unfamiliar territory as it heads into its first elimination game. Saturday resulted in an unholy triptych — a third straight loss, hopeless …

The one thing to take away from the Spurs’ Game 3 loss to the Warriors

San Antonio outplayed Golden State in a number of areas, but still came up short. There’s not much to learn from the Spurs’ loss to the Warriors in Game 3 of the Western Conference Finals that we didn’t already know. Kawhi Leonard’s greatness has been missed. Manu Ginobili is an absolute joy to watch. LaMarcus Aldridge is polarizing (to put …

SPURS INJURY REPORT – 5/21/17

David Lee (left knee injury) and Kawhi Leonard (sprained left ankle) are both doubtful for tomorrow’s Spurs-Warriors game.  Source: Spurs