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, …

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

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 …

San Antonio Spurs proved loyalty exists, Kevin Durant

Kevin Durant doesn’t think loyalty exists in the NBA. The San Antonio Spurs might have a case against this, however. Loyalty is a heavy word in the NBA. We’re in an era of superstar players jumping from the teams they started their respective career with — opting to align with someone of their caliber. Gordon […] San Antonio Spurs proved …

Manu Ginobili still hasn’t decided on retiring and could return to the Spurs

He’ll never stop playing, right? After flirting with retirement for several years, San Antonio Spurs legend Manu Ginobili finally admitted he could be ready to call it a career after the loss to the Warriors in the Western Conference Finals. But this is Manu, the man that Pop called the most competitive player he’s ever known, and according to his …

Spurs deal Dubs ‘slap in the face’

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 …

Spurs echos of the past hold the key to Warriors future.

This Golden State Warrior super team reminds me of the Portland Trailblazers from the late 90’s to 2002-03. When they had players like Zack Randolph, Scottie Pippen, Damon Stoudamire, Brian Grant, Shawn Kemp and Rasheed Wallace. The Blazers had too many superstars and not enough role players. Because of this they imploded and never won a NBA Championship with their …