San Antonio Spurs: Derrick White Gets Emotional After Gregg Popovich Call (Video)

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When the San Antonio Spurs took Derrick White in the 2017 NBA Draft, he received a call from Gregg Popovich. The San Antonio Spurs made two selections in Thursday night’s 2017 NBA Draft. They started at No. 29 overall, taking Derrick White. The next pick was Jaron Blossomgame at No. 59. White will be focused […] San Antonio Spurs: Derrick …

Evaluating the Spurs front-court options in the NBA Draft

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With Pau Gasol and David Lee opting out, odds have improved that the Spurs will select a forward at pick number 29 on Thursday The San Antonio Spurs enter Thursday night’s NBA Draft in an enviable position, thanks to the recent opt-outs of Pau Gasol and David Lee, who both reportedly declined their player options on Tuesday afternoon. With Gasol …

What the Spurs can do to stop the James Harden pick and roll

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The 2017 Rockets have perfected the pick-and-roll spread offense. Can the Spurs slow down Harden? The 2017 Houston Rockets have perfected the pick and roll. James Harden has mastered the action, and Daryl Morey has surrounded him with a repository of shooters and several big men willing to screen and dive to the rim. If you provide any help, you’re …

Weekend Links: The Legend of Kawhi Leonard

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Here are today’s best Spurs news and articles. The Legend of Kawhi Leonard continues to grow Gregg Popovich is not one to typically toot his own players’ horns or try to promote them in front of the media, but he wasted no time in dubbing his player the best in the league: “Kawhi Leonard is, in my opinion, the best …

Spurs don’t need epic comeback to knock off Kings

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The last time these teams met the Spurs had to dig themselves out of a 28-point hole to notch a W. Not so much on Sunday night. Gregg Popovich decided to shake up the starting lineup, presumably to get the offense going early but that didn’t work out too well for San Antonio as the Sacramento Kings scored the first …

San Antonio Spurs: Gregg Popovich Speaks Truth.

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Chances are that when San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich talks, you should listen. He’s weighed in on anthem protests, roster management and more. Even with Tim Duncan retired, the San Antonio Spurs will be the San Antonio Spurs again this year. Which is to say that they’ll win between 50 and 60 games and terrify whichever team draws them …

Gregg Popovich, “Master Play Caller”

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  There was a time circa 1998-1999 that everyone knew exactly what the Spurs were going to do. “4 Down”, also known as “give it to Duncan in the post, and spread out” was the go to play. Tim Duncan would go to work, either score, or draw a double team and swing the ball back out to a teammate. Occasionally, …

Spurs’ Popovich honed coaching, leadership skills during apprenticeship with Nelson.

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Gregg Popovich started his NBA coaching career an assistant coach for the Golden State Warriors with Don Nelson. Spurs’ Popovich honed coaching, leadership skills during apprenticeship with Don Nelson with the Golden State Warriors in 1992. Gregg Popovich Talks About His Years With The Golden State Warriors As An Assistant Coach.   Vacationing somewhere in a mountainous region of Northern California, …

Gregg Popovich Comments on Future with Spurs, Team USA.

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  San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich acknowledged Tuesday that life won’t be quite the same without recently retired legend Tim Duncan and also spoke about his future as a coach for the Spurs and Team USA. ESPN.com’s Ramona Shelburne interviewed Popovich as he was preparing to coach the USA Select Team at training camp in Las Vegas. He …