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 …

Kawhi Leonard is having one of the best playoff performances in NBA history

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Kawhi Leonard had the league’s best first round of the postseason, and maybe of all time. Kawhi Leonard’s first-round was so brilliant, it is difficult to put into words. Spectacular, dominant, superlative, historic – none of it quite captures what the Spurs star did against the Memphis Grizzlies. That’s why I’m going to put it into numbers instead, starting with …

Potential Playoff Matchups for the San Antonio Spurs

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With the regular season winding down and the playoff picture a little more clear, we break down the possible playoff matchups for the San Antonio Spurs. The Spurs bounced back from back-to-back losses with a much needed victory against the Sacramento Kings. Despite going down early, the Spurs surged back, scoring 37 points in the […] Potential Playoff Matchups for …

Leonard has 24 points, Spurs hold off Heat, 94-90

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SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Kawhi Leonard had 24 points and 12 rebounds, LaMarcus Aldridge added 18 points and the San Antonio Spurs held on to beat the Miami Heat 94-90 on Monday night. The Heat lost their fifth straight game. Dion Waiters, who tormented San Antonio in the playoffs last season while with Oklahoma City, had 27 points for Miami. …

Pau Gasol, Landing Softly in San Antonio.

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The San Antonio Spurs have provided a perfect landing spot for Pau Gasol, writes Ben Dowsett. For most teams, there’s a standard expectation when someone like Pau Gasol joins the roster. A respected veteran of his ilk is expected to contribute on the court, of course, but he also typically commands a behind-the-scenes burden that comes with his age and …

New HEB Spurs Commercials Premier At Home Opener.

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The San Antonio Spurs home opener on Saturday October 29th treated fans to 3 new HEB Spurs commercials entitled Tony’s Truck, Coyote’s Birthday and Retirement Club. The crowd at the AT&T Center erupted into applause when the new HEB Spurs Commercial featuring Tim Duncan was show on the Jumbotron and in my opinion was the best out of three commercials. …

Is Kawhi Leonard The Next Kobe Bryant?

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In the Spurs second game of the season against the Sacramento Kings, Kawhi Leonard had another 30 point game to go along with his five assists, five steals, and three rebounds. It would seem that Kawhi Leonard’s off-season training with NBA legend Kobe Bryant this past summer is really paying off. Kawhi was the runner-up last season, coming in a …

The New HEB Spurs Commercials Are Instant Classics.

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It’s that time of year again Spurs fans the premier of the highly anticipated HEB Spurs commercials. This year we are treated to a Farmers Market, Origami and a bit with Fajitas entitled Fluent.  I know the choice is difficult but which HEB Spurs commercial was your favorite this year? HEB Spurs Commercial No.1 Farmers Market. HEB Spurs Commercial No.2 …

Spurs deal Dubs ‘slap in the face’

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Behind 35 points from Kawhi Leonard, the Spurs spoil Kevin Durant’s Golden State debut. OAKLAND, Calif. – The game had long been decided Tuesday night, and Oracle Arena half-emptied out, when Spurs guard Jonathon Simmons squared up Golden State rookie Patrick McCaw at the top of the arc. In two dribbles, Simmons exploded into the paint and rose toward the …

H-E-B rolls out new season of Spurs commercials Thursday.

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  When fans tune in Saturday to the Spurs’ first home game of the season against the New Orleans Pelicans, they’ll see a familiar face: Tim Duncan. The newly retired power forward won’t be in the usual Silver and Black. Duncan will instead be joining an elite group of Spurs “legends” wearing robes and slippers in H-E-B’s new batch of …