Open Thread: Rooting for the Boston Celtics

Mike Chiari Spurs News

The picture says it all. My favorite recent Spurs player (tied with like six current Spurs players) with one of the best Spurs assistant coaches to get his shot at the big time. Take off the green and make it silver & black, I’m a happy camper. To be fair, …

Open Thread: Rooting for the Suns

Mike Chiari Spurs News

As these series get one step closer to wrapping up, I wanted to throw my 2 cents in. Like you (well, 91% of you) I am rooting for the Phoenix Suns. Rooting for the Suns over the Mavericks is kind of a no-brainer for many Spurs fans. Luka Doncic is …

How the 1979-80 Lakers foreshadowed the rise of small ball

Mike Chiari Spurs News

“Winning Time” on HBO just finished the first season of the story of the start of the Los Angeles Lakers’ Showtime. A second season would presumably focus on the Laker – Celtic battles of the 1980’s, with a possible third season about the Shaq – Kobe mini-dynasty and its collapse. …

Open Thread: Rooting for the Miami Heat

Mike Chiari Spurs News

Last week we discussed — and voted — for the teams you want to see continue as the NBA Playoffs continue. 81% of you are rooting for the Miami Heat. Personally, I am with you…but for probably different reasons. For starters, I like Doc Rivers. And from a Spurs perspective, …

The idea of a Spurs Seattle Three is fun but unrealistic

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The Spurs’ season has been over for nearly a month now, but that doesn’t stop Spurs Twitter from flaring up every now and then, which is exactly what happened recently when a since-deleted tweet from Dejounte Murray and a quote from a certain projected top-three draft pick all came out …

Open Thread: Stephen Curry hits 500th playoff 3-pointer

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Stephen Curry is arguably the best shooter the NBA has ever seen. He makes circus-style shots look effortless. He has a comprehension of the game unmatched by any player. He’s so good you forget how impressive a shooter Klay Thompson is. The two-time MVP and three-time NBA Champion his his …

Report: The Spurs have conducted a pre-draft workout with Jeriah Horne

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The San Antonio Spurs conducted a pre-draft workout with Tulsa senior Jeriah Horne at the Portsmouth Invitational Tournament. The San Antonio Spurs conducted a pre-draft workout with Tulsa forward Jeriah Horne last Friday, per a source close to the situation. — Noah Magaro-George (@N_Magaro) May 4, 2022 The six-seven forward …