Tag Archives: San Antonio Spurs

  • Manu Ginobili Pokes Tim Duncan’s Face With Finger (Video)

    Manu Ginobili Pokes Tim Duncan’s Face With Finger (Video)

    Sometimes during sporting events (and pretty much every other situation), weird things happen and the best we can hope for is to try and make peace with it before moving on. Such an incident occurred during Saturday’s NBA game between the LA Clippers and the San Antonio Spurs. It happened on the Spurs’ bench, as Manu […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 12/26/2013 — Danny Green

    Stat Line of the Night — 12/26/2013 — Danny Green

    Every NBA player has those days when they simply can’t miss.  Danny Green of the San Antonio Spurs is no exception. Taking on the Dallas Mavericks at the American Airlines Center, Green was perfect.  He made all seven of his field-goal attempts, including five from three-point land, and he also went 3-for-3 from the free-throw […]

  • Watch Tiago Splitter Throw Up an Air Ball from Three Feet Away (GIF)

    Watch Tiago Splitter Throw Up an Air Ball from Three Feet Away (GIF)

    Last night, San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich kept his three best players out of the lineup against the Golden State Warriors in a nationally televised game that could be a preview of a future playoff matchup. Why? Well, he was probably just trying to piss off David Stern, who fined him $250,000 last year […]

  • Cheech and Chong Put Mexico City Arena “Up In Smoke” (GIF)

    Cheech and Chong Put Mexico City Arena “Up In Smoke” (GIF)

    Last night, prior to a regular season match-up between the Minnesota Timberwolves and the San Antonio Spurs, Mexico City Arena went up in smoke. Most people have pointed to a malfunctioning generator as the cause, but one dude who goes by the name of St. Nick Pants has another theory. Check it out:

  • Gregg Popovich Went All Allen Iverson on Craig Sager Last Night (Videos)

    Gregg Popovich Went All Allen Iverson on Craig Sager Last Night (Videos)

    If San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich isn’t the best coach in the NBA, he’s certainly in the top three. Under his leadership the Spurs have turned into the NBA’s model franchise, winning championships in 1999, 2003, 2005, and 2007, while almost winning another last year, having taken the Heat to seven games. However, Popovich […]

  • This Day In Sports History (June 25th) — San Antonio Spurs

    This Day In Sports History (June 25th) — San Antonio Spurs

    It was on this day in 1999 that the San Antonio Spurs beat the New York Knicks in Game 5 to win the NBA championship.  The Spurs won the game 78-77 to capture the franchise’s first championship, and their first of four titles over an incredible nine-year span. The Spurs finished the regular season tied […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 6/16/2013 — Manu Ginobili

    Stat Line of the Night — 6/16/2013 — Manu Ginobili

    Manu Ginobili struggled mightily during the 2012-13 NBA season, as his 23.2 minutes per game and 11.8 points per game were both the lowest totals of his career since his rookie season.  And while a decline in performance should be expected from the Spurs’ guard at 35 years of age, on Sunday Ginobili proved that […]

  • Phil Jackson Picked the Spurs Over the Heat Back in May (Video)

    Phil Jackson Picked the Spurs Over the Heat Back in May (Video)

    This morning, a lot of people who were sure the Miami Heat would prevail over the San Antonio Spurs in the NBA Finals are probably experiencing some doubt. Behind some excellent defense and a remarkable individual effort from Tony Parker, the Spurs beat the Heat in front of a raucous Miami crowd to take a […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 6/6/2013 — Tim Duncan

    Stat Line of the Night — 6/6/2013 — Tim Duncan

    When compared side-by-side, LeBron James‘ triple-double may appear to be more impressive than Tim Duncan‘s double-double during Game One of the NBA Finals, but when you add in the game’s final score, it’s not. James led the way for the Heat with 18 points, 18 rebounds and 10 assists, but on this night he and […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 5/27/2013 — Tony Parker

    Stat Line of the Night — 5/27/2013 — Tony Parker

    Most basketball experts were probably thinking that the aging San Antonio Spurs could use as much rest as possible before they take on either the Miami Heat or the Indiana Pacers in the NBA Finals. And plenty of rest is exactly what they’ll get, thanks in large part to Tony Parker‘s performance during Game 4 […]

  • Female Spurs Fan Has Busy Hands (Video)

    Female Spurs Fan Has Busy Hands (Video)

    With just four minutes remaining in the fourth quarter, it appeared as though the Golden State Warriors were in complete control of Game One of their Western Conference Semifinal series against the San Antonio Spurs.  They were leading by a score of 104-88 at the time, and Stephen Curry was on fire. But the Spurs […]

  • Lakers Lost the Series and This Fan Fight to the Spurs (Video)

    Lakers Lost the Series and This Fan Fight to the Spurs (Video)

    The poor Kobe-less Lakers were completely outclassed by the San Antonio Spurs during Round 1 of the 2013 NBA Playoffs. Tony Parker and company swept L.A. right out of the playoffs in four straight games, outscoring them by a whopping 75 points. Now coach Mike D’Antoni will have the whole offseason to ponder what life […]