A Master Class in how to defend the Rockets

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This how-to guide, written specifically for Spurs fans, was compiled during the first round while OKC held James Harden to well below his regular season efficiency numbers. [Editor’s note: please welcome guest writer, Bobby Chancellor, of Welcome to Loud City, Thunder fan and defensive acolyte. – J.R. Wilco] In light of the upcoming series between the San Antonio Spurs and …

Game 1 Preview: San Antonio Spurs vs. Houston Rockets

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The Spurs and Rockets renew the long-dormant I-10 Rivalry, with a matchup poised to be as compelling as any we’ll see in these playoffs. The prize for dispensing of the Grizzlies is a journey back to the 90s and up the postseason ladder to face Houston, interstate rivals of yesteryear. The Rockets are a multi-armed offensive monster, built to force …

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 …

What to expect from Spurs vs. Rockets

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A Spurs-Rockets playoff series with a pair of MVP candidates? Seems familiar somehow… During the Spurs–Rockets series you are going to be inundated with many “flashback” clips of the 1995 Western Conference Finals, which was the last playoff meeting between these Texas rivals. You will not enjoy watching those clips. Actually, it’ll probably be the same two plays, over and …

The Spurs Army gears up for battle.

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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 …

Rockets have no trouble blasting by the Spurs.

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The San Antonio Spur were without Tim Duncan, Manu Ginobili, Tiago splitter and Marco Belinelli as the Rockets blasted by the Spurs in a 98-81 route that wasn’t even close. The Spurs started the game missing their first 11 shots which pretty much set the tone for night as the Spurs mediocre play and sloppy passing was no match for …