Spurs blow out Raptors and spoil Kawhi’s homecoming

Before a raucous crowd, the Spurs pulled away early and never looked back, riding DeRozan’s first career triple double and a great all-around effort to a win over Toronto. As a 90-second tribute video played moments before tipoff, the tone for Thursday night’s reunion of sorts between the Spurs and Raptors seemed to be set, underlining the intense (and intensely …

Spurs vs. Warriors recap, reactions: Aldridge carries offense for fourth straight win

It wasn’t the prettiest victory, but the San Antonio Spurs escaped the hobbled Golden State Warriors 89-75 on a late push by LaMarcus Aldridge. San Antonio extended their win streak to four games and has taken sole possession of the fifth seed in the Western Conference. Time and time again, LaMarcus Aldridge has carried the […] Spurs vs. Warriors recap, …

The reasons LaMarcus Aldridge is playing so well

There are many of them, so it’s fun to talk about them all. First and foremost, I should let you know that this isn’t a dive into Xs and Os. Second, it’s a conversation on a podcast. Third, LaMarcus Aldridge isn’t the first thing discussed, but when your partner in conversation is Dave DuFour of the On the NBA podcast, …

Popovich on LaMarcus Aldridge: “I tried to change him”

Gregg Popovich discussed speaking with the reportedly discontent Aldridge over the summer and how he may have been wrong in his initial approach to integrating the All-Star forward. On Monday, Spurs big man LaMarcus Aldridge inked a three-year $72.3 million dollar extension to stay in San Antonio through 2020-21. On Wednesday, speaking before the season-opener against the Minnesota Timberwolves, Spurs …

San Antonio Spurs Rumors: LaMarcus Aldridge Available for Trade

The San Antonio Spurs are reportedly shopping LaMarcus Aldridge for a top-10 pick in the NBA Draft. LaMarcus Aldridge is coming off two solid years with the San Antonio Spurs, albeit ones with decreased production from his time with the Portland Trail Blazers. He’s also coming off a disappointing postseason performance, posting numbers below his […] San Antonio Spurs Rumors: …

LaMarcus Aldridge Puts An End To The Trade Rumors.

The Spurs trade rumor involving LaMarcus Aldrdige has taken the Internet by storm the last couple of days. The rumor was ignited on CSNNE by prominent sports writer Jackie MacMullan on Tuesday.  LaMarcus Aldridge put an end to the trade rumors earlier today as a guest on The Jim Rome Show and immediately dismissed any doubt that he wants to be …

Jackie MacMullan Made Up The LaMarcus Aldridge Trade Rumor.

CSNNE writer and prominent sport writer Jackie MacMullan stirred up the LaMarcus Aldridge trade rumor on Tuesday stated he would not make the season with the Spurs and could be traded. Well Jackie MacMullan now seems to be re-canting her story and has even called the Spurs organization to apologize for making up this fabricated rumor. The Rumor That Started …