Hammon hire kicked off pro sports revolution.

The Spurs had absolutely no interest in starting a revolution when they hired Becky Hammon as the first full-time female assistant coach in the history of U.S. professional sports. Indeed, they didn’t reference her gender at all when announcing the hire last August. And as Gregg Popovich would say later, “It doesn’t matter if you’re a man or a woman,” Popovich …

McCallum has big shoes to fill with Joseph gone.

Ray McCallum (center), the Spurs’ latest trade acquisition from the Sacramento Kings, plays a game with 13-year-old Caimyn Layne during a Spurs Basketball Camp at the George Gervin Youth Center on Thursday, July 23, 2015. McCallum has played two season in the NBA averaging 6.9 points, 2.7 assists and 20.7 minutes per game. Thrilled to be a Spur after two seasons …

Bonner on verge of joining exclusive club.

Bonner on verge of joining exclusive club […] this season, you could count on one hand the players who have logged 10 consecutive seasons for the Spurs. […] in his 12th NBA season, Bonner was incredulous to learn of his pending induction into such an exclusive club. Bonner had a notion he might return to the Spurs after becoming a …

Slo Mo seeks fast track to PT on crowded roster.

Second-year small forward Kyle Anderson remains a work in progress, with a secure role in what promises to be another talented – and crowded – Spurs rotation probably beyond his grasp. He’s at least got the attitude part down, to the point Spurs coach Gregg Popovich might have gotten misty-eyed to hear Anderson share his overarching goal for the 2015-16 season …

San Antonio Spurs 2015 roster: LaMarcus Aldridge has Spurs fans thinking championship.

The San Antonio Spurs are the monster in the horror movie that has you restless every night. They’re Freddy Krueger or Michael Myers or Jason Voorhees. You can think you’ve killed them — and sure, they look dead — but they’re always back, whether it’s a vengeful 2014 playoffs rampage to win the title stolen from them the year before …

Traded Tiago Splitter sees Spurs as ” the favorites to win the title.”

Tiago Splitter has a championship ring, one he earned as the starting center for the San Antonio Spurs two seasons ago. He fit well next to Tim Duncan and in the Spurs ball-movement offense. But to get LaMarcus Aldridge the Spurs had to clear some cap space, so Splitter was traded to Atlanta…….Read More   Source: Traded Tiago Splitter sees Spurs …

Patty Mills looks to shoulder a bigger load for the Spurs.

The Spurs, like many NBA teams, hold “open gyms” in their practice facility over the off-season so that players can work out and scrimmage against each other in informal games. Coaches love the idea for many reasons. It keeps their guys in shape, helps form chemistry between current players and newcomers…..Read More Source: Patty Mills looks to shoulder a bigger …

A Conversation With Bill And Sean.

Sean Elliott and Bill Land are back for their 13th season together broadcasting Spurs games. Locally, 73 Games will air on FOX Sports Southwest, KENS-TV and KMYS-TV, with Bill and Sean calling the action. They sat down for a conversation with Spurs.com as the broadcast schedule was announced on Thursday. Are you ready for another season?…….Read More Source: A Conversation …

Mills, AKA Patrick Thrills, ready for return to form.

Patty Mills played 51 games for the Spurs last season, but it wasn’t really him. The manic enthusiasm was there, and probably will be until he takes his last breath. At times, so was his combustible shooting stroke. Mills was one of the few Spurs who played well during their first-round loss to the L.A. Clippers, averaging 10.1 points and shooting 57.1 percent on …

Power Ranking the San Antonio Spurs Roster: No. 5, Tony Parker.

The San Antonio Spurs list 18 players on the roster heading into training camp, and Air Alamo will break down each of the current players, their strengths, weaknesses, chances to make the roster and expectations for the 2015-16 NBA season. Tony Parker has served as the catalyst of the Spurs offense for a handful of years,……Read More Source: Power Ranking the …

Gregg Popovich Confirms He Will Coach Beyond Tim Duncan’s Retirement.

A new era is finally on the horizon for the San Antonio Spurs. Fortunately, for their fans and basketball purists across the country, though, it will at least begin with the leader of the former one still in place. Gregg Popovich made a promise to LaMarcus Aldridge, and it’s one that will keep him as the Spurs’ coach past Tim …

David West’s Sacrifice Will Pay Off.

The Spurs made the splash of the summer, when they signed LaMarcus Aldridge to a four-year, $80 million contract. The move that went a bit unnoticed, was the signing of David West. The move can prove to be the difference, come playoff time. West brings experience and toughness to the Spurs. Signing West for under……Read More Source: David West’s Sacrifice …