San Antonio Spurs Articles

While NBA team executives and coaches anxiously await the start of the free agency period beginning just after midnight on Wednesday, Spurs coach Gregg Popovich has other plans. Instead of vying from a normal schedule, he clearly stated that he...
Josh Hamburger
3 days ago
The defending champion San Antonio Spurs are gone from the playoffs. After a cruel twist of fate that saw them face the Los Angeles Clippers in a first-round series that felt like a title bout, they’ve experienced their earliest exit in years...
Athlon Sports
1 month ago
Last week, we told you the San Antonio Spurs were back in championship form. Over the weekend, they confirmed this theory emphatically. Their 107-92 thrashing of the league-leading Golden State Warriors was never close. Kawhi Leonard made the...
Athlon Sports
2 months ago
After a season spent lying about with a championship hangover, the San Antonio Spurs finally look like title contenders again. Following a 12-3 March campaign, they seem like the only legitimate Western Conference threat to the dominant Golden...
Athlon Sports
3 months ago
This season, the NBA’s talent pool enjoyed their biggest All-Star break ever. Players got a full week off — longer, in some teams’ cases. This is but one subtle new wrinkle of commissioner Adam Silver’s early reign. ...
Athlon Sports
3 months ago
Must-Watch NBA Games of the Week
Monday: New Orleans Pelicans at Memphis Grizzlies, 8:00 PM ETAnthony Davis is the future of NBA big men — an insanely long, multi-skilled player with enough athleticism and speed to both protect your rim and slash to it to score from deep on...
Athlon Sports
8 months ago
All of the offseason’s hullabaloo about the landing spots of free agents LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony and other ubiquitous, TV-friendly stars was tempered by a nagging reminder: None of the league’s buzziest names won the most recent...
Athlon Sports
8 months ago
Gregg Popovich
Gregg Popovich doesn’t care what you think. The coach of the reigning NBA champion San Antonio Spurs has forged a path of almost unparalleled playoff success by building a singular basketball compound in central Texas, immune to the ways of...
Athlon Sports
8 months ago
Lebron James
LeBron James - the world’s greatest active basketball player - has officially opted-out of his contract with the Miami Heat. This wasn’t a completely unexpected move, but the timing is a bit curious. James was slated to earn $20.6...
Evan Buhler
1 year ago
Lebron James
The San Antonio Spurs and the Miami Heat face off for the second year in a row in the NBA Finals. Last year, the flashy stars from South Beach prevailed over the fundamental, blue-collar team from the Lonestar State. But this year, the home court...
Evan Buhler
1 year ago
The 29th NBA Draft Lottery ping-pong balls will be bouncing behind closed doors Tuesday with 1,000 permutations in play and the top three picks in this year’s NBA Draft (Thursday, June 27) at stake. Ever since the New York Knicks won the lottery...
Nathan Rush
2 years ago