What we learned from the Spurs win over the Warriors

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For once, the Spurs weren’t the least healthy team on the floor. On the heels of a 3 game win streak, the Spurs rolled into their showdown with the ailing Golden State Warriors looking to build on their late season surge. Fortunately for the Silver and Black, the Dubs were a shell of themselves Monday night as they were missing …

Aldridge powers Spurs to fourth straight win over star-less Warriors

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The only All-Star left standing was the difference in Monday night’s low-cal rematch of the 2017 Western Conference Finals. Neither side looked like itself through the first three quarters of the Spurs’ 89-75 win over the Golden State Warriors. For the KD-less, Steph-less, Klay-less, and (after taking what appeared to be a shot below the waist midway through the second) …

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

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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, …

Golden State at San Antonio, Final Score: Aldridge’s fourth quarter propels Spurs over Warriors’ skeleton crew 89-75

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LaMarcus carried the Spurs to another win with a dominant fourth quarter The Spurs played down the level of the depleted Warriors, who were missing Steph Curry, Kevin Durant and Klay Thompson, for most of the night. After an abysmal third quarter where the Silver and Black only scored 12 points, the Warriors took a lead and looked ready to …

Gregg Popovich and the art of early timeouts

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No team has called more first-two-minute timeouts over the last decade than Pop. Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich can be a mystery at times, but one thing is fore sure: in his world, it’s never too early to call a timeout. Spurs fans know just as well as his players that if the opening possession is botched too badly, an …

Power Rankings, Week 23: Are the Spurs back?

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Things suddenly look a little brighter after three straight wins at home. There’s no need for fluff here, so let’s get right to the point. We said last week that the Spurs need to get results in this six-game home-stand if they want to make playoffs — preferably 4-2 or better — and so far, so good. After an expected …

A couple of really weird things happened in the Spurs’ last win

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Odd things went on during San Antonio’s victory over the Timberwolves on Saturday night. The San Antonio Spurs handled the Minnesota Timberwolves Saturday night, 117-101, for their third-straight win. The victory moved the Spurs into the same record as the Utah Jazz and the New Orleans Pelicans. Here are a couple of takeaways crucial win. While the Spurs shot 51 …

Spurs vs. Warriors live stream: Watch San Antonio vs. Golden State online

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The San Antonio Spurs and Golden State Warriors will go head-to-head Monday night. A look at how to watch it online. For the fourth and final time this season, the San Antonio Spurs and Golden State Warriors will go head-to-head. It’s set at the AT&T Center in San Antonio, TX, with playoff implications on the […] Spurs vs. Warriors live …

Spurs vs. Warriors: Game time, live stream, TV info and more

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All the game information for Monday’s matchup between the San Antonio Spurs and Golden State Warriors. On Monday night, the San Antonio Spurs will return to action after having Sunday off. It’s against the Golden State Warriors, the final time these teams go head-to-head in the 2017-18 season. The AT&T Center in San Antonio, TX […] Spurs vs. Warriors: Game …

San Antonio Spurs: Kawhi Leonard out vs. Warriors

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The San Antonio Spurs injury report featured Kawhi Leonard, who will not play vs. the Golden State Warriors. The San Antonio Spurs will get set to host the Golden State Warriors on Monday night. It’s among the final 12 games left in the 2017-18 regular season, before the playoffs start in the middle of April. […] San Antonio Spurs: Kawhi …

Open Thread: USAA hosts active military in exclusive Spurs basketball camp at AT&T Center

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Why Military, U.S.A. is synonymous with San Antonio Last Wednesday, USAA, the Official Military Appreciation Partner of the San Antonio Spurs, invited 50 locally based military service members for an unforgettable experience, a chance to train like a Spur. Assistant coaches James Borrego and Ime Udoka ran the troops through a Spurs practice- shooting and passing drills, play development, and …

Spurs stay hungry, get big win over Wolves

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Behind another banner LaMarcus Aldridge performance, the Spurs got a third straight home win to keep pace in a crowded Western Conference playoff race. The talk all season has been of what’s ailed the Spurs—of woeful quads, ankles, heels, and shoulders. As they continue down this final, onerous stretch of the year, they’re beginning to speak of a more productive …

Spurs vs. Timberwolves recap, reactions: Aldridge dominates for 39 points

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Stellar team defense and a monster performance by LaMarcus Aldridge boosted the Spurs to a 117-102 win over the Timberwolves. The sentiment has been echoed by many in the Spurs locker room: from this point on, every game is a playoff game. With the race for a spot in the Western Conference playoffs in full […] Spurs vs. Timberwolves recap, …