Popovich High School? San Antonio man creates petition to rename Lee High School after Spurs coach.

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  After 58 years of being named Robert E. Lee High School, a San Antonio man is rallying Spurs fans to change the name in honor of Coach Gregg Popovich. Emmanuel Casasola, a 2002 graduate of the Northeast Side school, said he started the online petition on Friday after discussing the controversy surrounding landmarks and institutions like …

All hail Gregg Popovich, the NBA’s rebel king.

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It’s difficult to imagine an NBA coach more idiosyncratic, bold and anti-charismatic than Gregg Popovich. It’s impossible to find an NBA coach more highly respected and daresay beloved as Pop. That Popovich has risen to such a position of immense respect and control without compromising one bit of himself is among the most empowering stories …

Gregg Popovich disappointed in Mike Budenholzer’s interviews.

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San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich is “very disappointed” with his protégé, Atlanta Hawks head coach Mike Budenholzer, on how he handles sideline interviews. According to Jeff McDonald of the San Antonio Express-News, San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich wishes that his longtime top assistant, Atlanta Hawks head coach Mike Budenholzer, would be …

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

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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 …

Former Thunder coach Scott Brooks visits Spurs training camp.

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San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich is a popular man within the NBA’s coaching ranks as his success in the Lone Star State has already brought a number of former coaches to San Antonio to view the team’s training camp. While former Chicago Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau recently spent time with Popovich and the …

Hammon hire kicked off pro sports revolution.

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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 …

Slo Mo seeks fast track to PT on crowded roster.

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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 …

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

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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 …

West taking inspiration from Drake as he begins his tenure with Spurs.

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If David West can be compared to anyone off the court within the new organization he’s joined, it’s Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich. It’s well-known Popovich can be a man of few words, but he’s never afraid to speak his mind on issues outside of basketball when requested to do so…..Read More   Source: West taking …

Tony Parker on Spurs: “The pressure is all on Pop now.”

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With the addition of LaMarcus Aldridge and David West, expectations for the San Antonio Spurs are high. Now that they are even better, Tony Parker thinks all the pressure is on Gregg Popovich Even though the San Antonio Spurs have been contenders for what feels like an eternity, they somehow got even better this offseason. They may……Read …

Manu Ginobili feels “needed and wanted” for another run with the Spurs.

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Though he briefly considered retirement, Manu Ginobili will strap it on for his 14th season with the Spurs. Who could’ve imagined this when he was a 25-year old rookie driving Gregg Popovich insane?……..Read More Source: Manu Ginobili feels “needed and wanted” for another run with the Spurs – Pounding The Rock

LaMarcus Aldridge and the Spurs will take time to get used to each other.

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It’s probably going to take Gregg Popovich a bit to figure out how to best use all of his new good players. It could be worse. Imagine if he had to figure out how to best use a bunch new crummy ones. LaMarcus Aldridge hasn’t even dribbled a ball in earnest for the Spurs yet, and …

2015 Spurs Training Camp: What you need to know about Spurs Media day.

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Not since Tim Duncan was drafted number one in the NBA back in 1997 has there been a more anticipated training camp in San Antonio Spurs franchise history. That’s because Spurs head coach Greg Popovich was able to convince the biggest free agent on the 2015 offseason …..Read More   Source: 2015 Spurs Training Camp: …

Gregg Popovich has your pinot right here.

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As the opening night creeps ever closer, we’re going to be taking some time to reflect on the 30 head coaches tasked with leading their teams through the labyrinth of an NBA regular season. You can follow the rest of the series here. I have decided to pair the writing of this article with a hefty mug …

Gregg Popovich Only Lets Tim Duncan’s Car Shop Change Tires.

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Tim Duncan has already nailed down his second career, but Gregg Popovich, humorously, appears to not have the same level of trust in the legendary San Antonio Spurs power forward off the court. According to Bleacher Report’s Jared Zwerling, Duncan owns BlackJack Speed Shop, which is located in San Antonio. However, unlike new teammate LaMarcus Aldridge, Pop.….Read …

Coach Pop Contemplated Retiring Last Season.

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In a shocking statement by former Spurs head coach Larry Brown, who said that Greg Popovich nearly retired last season due to a heart condition. Larry Brown is a close friend of Greg Popovich and was quoted as saying “His hip surgery had gone well, but there was a hiccup with a heart condition that was …

What Do Coach Pop & Gremlins Have In Common?

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So you want to play for the San Antonio Spurs well there are some rules Coach Pop needs to follow, so listen closely. Coach Pop Does Not Like Bright Light. Don’t Get Coach Pop Wet. Whatever You Do Never Call Coach Pop After Midnight! San Antonio Spurs head coach Greg Popovich had a message to all …

Local San Antonio Artist David Blancas Unveils Original Spurs Art.

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The Spurs Fan Cave had the pleasure of interviewing local San Antonio artist David Blancas in his studio located at 2505 S.Presa Street. Walking into David Blancas studio you are immediately struck by awe-inspiring artwork hanging on the walls. David Blancas is a true visionary as he mixes different mediums to create art that is …

Kawhi Leonard could miss several more weeks due to hand injury.

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The San Antonio Spurs could lose the services of their NBA Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard for at least a few more weeks due to a torn ligament in his right hand. Spurs coach Greg Popovich said “It’s going to be weeks. More weeks,” Popovich said. “His hand doesn’t work. If it just hurt he’d play. He’s …

Coach Pop gives an update on Tony Parker’s return.

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The San Antonio Spurs head coach Greg Popovich gave an update on the possible return of his super star point guard Tony Parker before Sunday’s game against the Houston Rockets. Coach Pop was quoted as saying “He saw the doctor with the MRI, and it’s basically going to be his confidence level, how he feels in …