Open Thread: Tim Duncan’s 1999 kicks are coming back

Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images Nike is bringing back an iconic silhouette from the late 90s, one that was worn by a certain Big Fundamental. Tim Duncan surely isn’t known for his fashion sense. This is the same guy that, as Matt Moore once said, “looks like he shops at J.C. Penney once a year, buys all …

Trey Lyles could be the Spurs’ latest reclamation project

Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports There’s a lot to like but even more to work on. This series looks at each of the Spurs’ eleven under-30 players with an eye toward how they can improve in or expand their role on the team. Rather than focus on individual skills, for the most part, we’ll concentrate on what the team needs from …

Simply Rayne

2019 Fiesta Oyster Bake Fri, Apr 12, 2019 @ 6:30PM St. Mary’s University Campus, One Camino Santa Maria, San Antonio, TX See Simply Rayne perform live on the R&B / Hip Hop Stage sponsored by Bud Light and KBBT. share ______________________________________ San Antonio Rampage vs Ontario Reign Fri, Dec 28 @ 7:30PM AT&T Center, San Antonio, TX Simply Rayne will be performing the National …

NBA Playoffs: 5 Keys to a Spurs Victory in the Conference Semifinals.

After dueling with the Memphis Grizzlies for six games, the San Antonio Spurs will face their divisional rival, Houston Rockets in the Western Conference Semifinals.  As the Spurs have emerged victorious from a grueling series against the Grizzlies, a new challenge appears from the Southwest Division. The Rockets have undergone an awakening to their true […] NBA Playoffs: 5 Keys …

A Master Class in how to defend the Rockets

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 …

NBA Playoffs 2017: Breaking Down Tony Parker’s Playoff Resurgence

Tony Parker’s breakout performances against the Memphis Grizzlies were in contrast to most of his play this season. Throughout the past couple of years, Parker has not been the player that he once was. Parker simply does not have the quickness and shiftiness, which enabled him to fly around the court with reckless abandonment, throwing […] NBA Playoffs 2017: Breaking …

What to expect from Spurs vs. Rockets

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 …

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

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 …