What we learned from the Spurs loss to the Bulls

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The Spurs dramatically snatch defeat from the jaws of victory. I’m still having a hard time believing the Spurs lost Saturday night’s game. I mean…they were up by 21…in the 2nd half…at home…against the Bulls…how? Regardless of the progress shown by this group in recent games, this is a ridiculous result. If you’re up 21 at home against anyone in …

Spurs winning streak ends to the Bulls after second half collapse

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After showing progress in their previous four games, the Spurs regressed at the wrong time and lost to another bad team. Gregg Popovich called a timeout down three with eight seconds to go to draw a play to get Bryn Forbes open. Bryn got the ball, pulled up in a hurry and airballed the would-be tying bucket. In that exact …

San Antonio vs. Chicago, Final Score: Spurs’ awful second half sinks them against the Bulls 93-98

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The Spurs didn’t respect their opponent as they let the Bulls take the game away with a strong finish The Spurs looked like they were going to win this game easily in the first half, despite a somewhat lacking effort, they led by 19 at the half, and scored 62 points, 34 of them in the second quarter. Jim Boylen’s …

Bulls players tell Jim Boylen he “isn’t Gregg Popovich”

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Apparently only Pop is allowed to be hard on his players. Boy, that escalated quickly. It was merely a week ago when the Chicago Bulls fired head coach Fred Hoiberg after a 5-19 start to the season and promoted Jim Boylen to head coach. As some might recall, Boylen was an assistant coach for the Spurs for two seasons, including …

Spurs vs. Bulls: What we learned from this game in Week 1

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Following the San Antonio Spurs win over the Chicago Bulls, let’s look at the game’s takeaways. The San Antonio Spurs succeeded in the second game of the regular season, defeating the Chicago Bulls, 87-77. The score stayed close for most of the contest, before the Spurs pulled away in the final quarter, moving them to […] Spurs vs. Bulls: What …

Pau Gasol Says He Turned Down A Spurs Offer Two Years Ago.

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Pau Gasol is officially a Spur, but he could have been one already. What changed? After Tim Duncan’s retirement, the San Antonio Spurs moved decisively to fill the gap left by one Hall-of-Fame center with another, less legendary Hall of Fame center in Pau Gasol. The 36-year-old big man figures to slot right into the starting lineup and has the …

Spurs @ Bulls, Final Score: Spurs lose a close one in Chicago 92-89.

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  The Spurs lost to the Chicago Bulls 92-89 in a hard-fought contest that was close until then end, but the Bulls executed slightly better down the stretch to pull out a narrow victory. The Spurs had a shot to tie the game with 10 seconds left but Chicago kept the San Antonio shooters locked down and they couldn’t get an …

In Chicago, Spurs’ Leonard first showed what was possible.

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Leonard, 24, is the Spurs’ top scorer at 22 points per game, one tenth of a point behind New York’s Carmelo Anthony for 10th in the league. […] that night in Chicago 2 ½ years ago, Leonard had been a role player for the Spurs. The Spurs’ Big Three returned to the lineup, and Leonard became a role player again. …

Chicago Bulls In Talks With Spurs Assistant Coach Jim Boylen.

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The Chicago Bulls new head coach Fred Hoiberg wants to add San Antonio Spurs assistant coach Jim Boylen to his coaching staff. The Bulls want to offer Spurs assistant coach Jim Boylen the lead assistant coaching position. Jim Boylen has been with the Spurs since 2013, the team values Boylen and looks to keep him. The attractive offer from the …