Behind the Lens with Boris Diaw: Filmmaker, Adventure Traveler and Future Space Explorer.

  SAN ANTONIO — Boris Diaw has a future plan that goes way above and beyond, literally, anything a professional athlete has ever thought of doing in retirement. “I will go to space at some point,” the Spurs’ veteran forward tells the NBPA in his office at his Shavano Park home, located in northwest San Antonio. “I won’t say in the next …

Leonard to miss Spurs’ shot at history along with 3 others.

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The San Antonio Spurs will be without Kawhi Leonard, fellow starter Danny Green and two key reserves against Memphis on Friday night when they attempt to match the longest home winning streak to open a season. Leonard suffered a bruised right quadriceps midway through the third quarter of San Antonio’s 112-88 victory over Miami on Wednesday …

Report: Team France might be without Parker, Diaw this summer.

The French National team might be without two of their stars this summer at the Manila FIBA Olympic qualifying tournament – San Antonio Spurs’ Tony Parker and Boris Diaw. According to the French Basketball Federation director general Yann Barbitch, Diaw is doubtful to play due to him being an NBA free agent and will be seeking a new contract while …

Diaw Has Unlikely Pupil in Biyombo.

  They call it the “French Connection.” Five years after meeting as teammates in Charlotte, Bismack Biyombo and Boris Diaw have created a relationship so strong that they consider it a brotherhood and it has withstood changes of scenery that moved them hundreds of miles apart. Biyombo had been eyeing the transition to the NBA for years. He moved from his home …

One Frenchman in, one Frenchman out for Spurs.

After a preseason so far that has consisted of both rest and rehabilitation, Boris Diaw has been cleared to make his debut along with the refurbished AT&T Center on Sunday against Detroit.“I’m still French though,” Diaw said, referencing coach Gregg Popovich’s reason for holding him out of previous games. “I was being French the other game. I’m still French, but …

Gregg Popovich Says Boris Diaw Didn’t Play Because ‘He’s French.’

We often talk about the relationship between Tim Duncan and Gregg Popovich as a reason for the San Antonio Spurs’ success, and rightfully so. It’s a bond of mutual respect, forged from their respective work ethics. Duncan sets the example for the rest of the team by never putting himself above criticism, and Popovich holds Duncan as accountable as any …

Jimmer Fredette or Rasual Butler? Better shot at making Spurs.

The San Antonio Spurs have all the talent in the world. They should be in position to win their sixth title in franchise history. LaMarcus Aldridge, Kawhi Leonard, and Tim Duncan are expected to lead the Spurs. Tony Parker, Danny Green, Boris Diaw, Manu Ginobili, David West, and Patty Mills are expected to play a…….Read More Source: Jimmer Fredette or …

San Antonio Spurs Best Team In The NBA?

The question for San Antonio Spurs fans before the season even starts is how good will the team be? The answer is a collective ” The Best Team In The NBA” when you factor in the re-signing of key veteran players with the addition of LaMarcus Aldridge and David West. The San Antonio Spurs are tops in the NBA and …

The Spurs Army gears up for battle.

After a uncharacteristically slow start and battling through numerous injuries this season the Spurs look poised to show their playoff dominance this season.  Just when it appeared the San Antonio Spurs were perfectly inconsistent and down for the count by most sports analyst, looks like the Spurs Army just flipped the switch. With some impressive wins against the likes of …

The Mavs get Spurred in San Antonio.

The San Antonio Spurs avenged their disappointing loss to the Dallas Mavericks earlier this week in a huge win at the AT&T Center last night.  The Spurs played great team basketball with excellent ball movement and outstanding team defense they looked to have this game set on cruise control. But the Dallas Mavericks made a run and what was once …

Spurs rebound with impressive win over the Milwaukee Bucks.

Coming off a humiliating loss to the last place New York Kicks Tuesday the San Antonio Spurs rebounded with an impressive win over the Milwaukee Bucks. The Spurs looked determined to redeem themselves right from the start with a total team effort both on defense and offense. The Spurs Shot the ball well as their shooting percentage was 50 percent …

Heavy playing time is wearing down Danny Green and Boris Diaw.

This season for the San Antonio Spurs can best be summed up in one word “injuries” as the team has been plagued by the injury bug since starting the regular season. With so many star players suffering from various injuries Coach Pop had to rely on extended play from both Danny Green and Boris Diaw, who are averaging just under …