Open Thread: Spurs fans weigh in on the NBA Rookie of the Year

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Three breakout stars lifting their teams from last year’s obscurity. As previously mentioned, the NBA announced finalists for June 24th NBA Awards ceremony. You may recall that the annual awards for MVP, Sixth Man, Defensive Player, et al used to be announced and then handed out with little fanfare to the recipient in his most convenient location. This is the …

2018-2019 Spurs player reviews: Marco Belinelli

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For better or worse, Belinelli was exactly who we thought he’d be. Welcome to the 2018-19 season player reviews, where we will be rehashing the performance of 13 San Antonio Spurs from this season (excluding Dejounte Murray, Pau Gasol, Donatas Motiejunas, and two-way players Drew Eubanks and Ben Moore) and looking towards the future. If you’ve missed any, you can …

Watch: DeMar DeRozan’s Top plays from the 2018-19 Season

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The NBA has compiled DmDr’s top plays from the regular season. From high-flying dunks, to 360-degree circus shots, floaters off the glass, and more, DeMar DeRozan just about had it all in his first season with the San Antonio Spurs as he helped lead them to a record-tying 22nd-straight playoff appearance, exceeding many doubters’ expectations along the way. Check out …

Open Thread: Spurs assistant coach Ettore Messina advocates for Vasilije Micic

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The Serbian point guard has the eye of the Spurs second-in-command. Esteemed Italian coach Ettore Messina has publicly spoken out advocating for twenty-five year old point guard Vasilije Micic. Micic currently plays in the Turkish Spuer League with Anadolu Efes Spor Kulübü. “Great game, great season. [He’s an] NBA player. If it were for me, I’d love to see him …

Meet the Spurs’ answer to LeBron’s Banana Boat pals

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The Foreign Legion is back to beat LeBron and pals once again. Move over Banana Boat Boys, there’s a new crew in town. Enter the Hot Dog Boat Boys, a.k.a. The Foreign Legion, a.k.a. The Froggers. I don’t know if you notice but the hot dog wiener boat is sinking in the back, not in the front…..#wienerboatboys#happydivers pic.twitter.com/6S8pTUlRxK — Boris …

Open Thread: Dejounte Murray responds to claim he’ll leave San Antonio

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The All-Defensive Second Team point guard has been preparing to take to the court next season So…uh…this happened: Dejounte Murray is apart of Klutch sports. Prolly leave San Antonio soon as he can lmao — Tsharp (@T_Sharp4) May 17, 2019 What prompted Tsharp to post that, I don’t know. But that tweet did get a response from Dejounte Murray himself. …

2018-2019 Spurs player reviews: Bryn Forbes

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Forbes was one of the most deadly shooters in the NBA this season, but he’s still rough around the edges. Welcome to the 2018-19 season player reviews, where we will be rehashing the performance of 13 San Antonio Spurs from this season (excluding Dejounte Murray, Pau Gasol, Donatas Motiejunas, and two-way players Drew Eubanks and Ben Moore) and looking towards …

How the Spurs are using the G-League to develop their 1st round draft picks

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The Spurs are developing their prospects in Austin, not San Antonio. The Spurs are always trying to find new ways to use the G-League. Recently they’ve been doing something few others in the league have consistently attempted: establishing their affiliate as the first step in the development of their first round picks. The practice has its roots back in 2011, …

2018-2019 Spurs player reviews: Jacob Poeltl

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The former top 10 draft pick showed his worth in his first season with the Spurs. Welcome to the 2018-19 season player reviews, where we will be rehashing the performance of 13 San Antonio Spurs from this season (excluding Dejounte Murray, Pau Gasol, Donatas Motiejunas, and two-way players Drew Eubanks and Ben Moore) and looking towards the future. If you’ve …