Exploring LaMarcus Aldridge’s Recent Struggles

This season’s All-Star weekend will be the first in last 6 years without LaMarcus Aldridge on West roster. He’s facing a drop in production this season, still trying to find his perfect place in the Spurs system. Pau Gasol’s injury was an opportunity for Aldridge to step up, but the fact is that his numbers […] Exploring LaMarcus Aldridge’s Recent …

Falling in love with the Spurs again

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, the Spurs’ play goes from sour to sweet with a victory over the Pacers Valentine’s Day is a time for reflection and appreciating relationships, including your relationship with your favorite basketball team. I know some of you have been feeling let down by the Spurs in general and some of the Spurs’ more lucratively …

San Antonio Spurs: Spurs beat Pacers, Close Gap with Warriors.

The San Antonio Spurs put their Knicks loss behind them as they went into Indiana and beat the Pacers, 110-106. The Spurs brought their talents to Indiana Monday night looking to extend the Pacers losing streak to four games. Not only did the Spurs extend the Pacers losing streak to four games, but Kawhi Leonard […] San Antonio Spurs: Spurs …

Kawhi leads Spurs to a win over Pacers

The Pacers provided a tough test for the Spurs in their fifth game of the rodeo road trip, but they pulled out a win late as Kawhi Leonard propelled his team to victory. Once again, Kawhi Leonard showed that he’s the best basketball player on the planet as he led the Spurs to tightly contested win against a game Pacers …

San Antonio at Indiana, Final Score: Spurs outlast Pacers, 110-106

The Spurs overcame 14 lead changes, 12 ties, and several recent demons to beat the Pacers. The Spurs came to Indiana looking to bounce back from yesterday’s debacle in Madison Square Garden. After a sloppy first quarter-and-a-half, the Spurs finally showed some signs of life beyond Kawhi Leonard and got the win against a gritty and rapidly improving Pacers team. …

The Spurs’ most dangerous four-man lineup

It’s no surprise this unit plays well together, but how much will we see of it once Pau Gasol is back to full strength? And who should the fifth guy be? Over the first 41 games of the season, the foursome of Kawhi Leonard, LaMarcus Aldridge, Danny Green and Dewayne Dedmon played a total of 60 minutes together. That shouldn’t …

Power Rankings Week, 17: The Spurs will be just fine

The Spurs are in a bit of a rut, but it’s not time to panic. When I say the Spurs will be just fine, I mean that in the sincerest terms, not like the sarcastic “This is fine” meme from the comic series Gunshow that depicts a cartoon dog in complete denial as everything around him burns. That is not …

Preview & Prediction: San Antonio Spurs at Indiana Pacers

The San Antonio will look to put their tough loss at Madison Square Garden behind them as they look to improve their Rodeo Road Trip record to 3-2 when they face off against the Indiana Pacers tonight. It’s game day for the Spurs, which means the loss against the New York Knicks is in the […] Preview & Prediction: San …

Spurs sign Joel Anthony for rest of season

The veteran center will provide depth in Pau Gasol’s absence After signing him to a pair of 10-day contracts earlier this season, the Spurs announced Sunday that they have inked center Joel Anthony for the remainder of the 2016-17 season. Anthony signed his first 10-day contract Jan. 23, six days after Spurs center Pau Gasol was diagnosed with a fractured …

Game Preview: San Antonio Spurs at Indiana Pacers

Following an embarrassing loss in New York Sunday afternoon, San Antonio travels to Indiana for a bounce back. Since the turn of the new year, Indiana has been a revitalized basketball team. A 13-7 record in the past two months puts the Pacers in the sixth spot in the conference, just 3.5 games behind the third-seeded Wizards. It’s good timing, …

Listless Spurs run out of miracles, fall to Knicks 94-90

The Spurs have been depending on Kawhi Leonard to carry the team to wins this year, but that doesn’t work when the rest of the team isn’t really playing. Sometimes it feels like the Spurs have become a one man team this year, and when everyone else plays poorly, they’ve depended on Kawhi Leonard to bail them out for a …

Game Recap: Knicks Outlast Spurs in Madison Square Garden.

The San Antonio Spurs shoot 36% from the field and lose a closely contested game against the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden. The Spurs came into this game with a record of 41-12, coming off two straight road wins. The Knicks came into this game with a record of 22-33, coming off four […] Game Recap: Knicks Outlast …

San Antonio @ New York, Final Score: Spurs fall to the Knicks, 94-90

The Spurs had their worst shooting night of the year and lost a close one to the Knicks. The Spurs shot just 36% from the field and were again doomed by a poor third quarter, losing to the Knicks 94-90. Kawhi Leonard scored 36 points, but he didn’t receive much help as the Spurs offense was stuck in mud for …