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Kawhi Leonard was too busy working out to have fun with the O'B…

Kawhi Leonard was too busy working out to have fun with the O'Brien Trophy, so he left it in his condo

yahoo.com dimemag.com Updated Aug 18 (yesterday)
The San Antonio Spurs continue to celebrate their 2013-14 NBA championship with an intercontinental trophy tour that allows each member of the title-winning team to take the Larry O'Brien Championship Trophy to their respective hometowns to celebrate wi…
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  • West Ham Idiot Runs Length Of Pitch, Takes Free Kick For Spurs

    West Ham Idiot Runs Length Of Pitch, Takes Free Kick For Spurs

    deadspin.com Aug 16 (4 days ago)
    An Idiot On The Field invaded the pitch at Upton Park today, and made the most of his time in the spotlight: he took a crucial free kick for the visiting Tottenham Hotspur.Read more...
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  • Mavs-Spurs, Rockets-Lakers open NBA slate

    Mavs-Spurs, Rockets-Lakers open NBA slate

    ESPN.com Aug 13 (7 days ago)
    The NBA released its 2014-15 season Wednesday night, with playoff rematches and a heavy dose of the new-look Cleveland Cavaliers featured heavily early.
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  • Report: Cavs Face Difficult Slate Of Opening Games

    Report: Cavs Face Difficult Slate Of Opening Games

    dimemag.com Aug 13 (7 days ago)
    LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers won’t open the 2014-2015 season against the defending champion San Antonio Spurs as previously reported, but the league still isn’t doing its new marquee team any favors. According to Yahoo Sports, the Cavs will …
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  • Spurs sign forward JaMychal Green

    Spurs sign forward JaMychal Green

    nba.com Aug 6
    The San Antonio Spurs signed forward JaMychal Green on Wednesday.
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  • Fagan: Becky Hammon was born to coach

    Fagan: Becky Hammon was born to coach

    Becky Hammon, named an assistant coach for the Spurs on Tuesday, has always seen the game through a coach's lens, as if basketball's X's and O's had been coded into her DNA, writes Kate Fagan.
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  • Parker Agrees To Three-Year, $43.3 Million Extension With Spurs

    Parker Agrees To Three-Year, $43.3 Million Extension With Spurs

    Players taking discounts to stay in San Antonio has been an integral part of the Spurs’ incredible success over the past decade. Reigning All-NBA Second Team honoree and four-time champion Tony Parker is the latest Spurs star to continue that trend, agr…
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  • Ginobili has stress fracture, to skip World Cup

    Ginobili has stress fracture, to skip World Cup

    ESPN.com nba.com Jul 31
    Manu Ginobili will not play for Argentina at the FIBA World Cup because of a stress fracture in his right leg that has bothered the San Antonio Spurs guard since the playoffs.
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  • Report: LeBron, Cavs Will Play At Heat On Christmas

    Report: LeBron, Cavs Will Play At Heat On Christmas

    dimemag.com Jul 29
    The Cleveland Cavaliers are quickly becoming the league’s marquee team. Already poised to play in opening night’s headliner against the defending champion San Antonio Spurs, the Cavs will reportedly celebrate Christmas by facing the Miami Heat in LeBron…
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  • Spurs Deny Ginobili Permission To Play In FIBA World Cup

    Spurs Deny Ginobili Permission To Play In FIBA World Cup

    Manu Ginobili had hopes of continuing his stellar international basketball career this summer at the FIBA Basketball World Cup. But the Spurs have denied him permission to participate in the event. Via Dan McCarney of the San Antonio Express-News, the S…
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  • Report: Spurs At Cavs Could Open 2014-2015 Season

    Report: Spurs At Cavs Could Open 2014-2015 Season

    dimemag.com Jul 27
    The reigning NBA Champion San Antonio Spurs might open their quest to repeat in 2014-2015 under the most unenviable of circumstances. According to Gary Washburn of the Boston Globe, rumors are that the league’s season-opening matchup could be the Spurs …
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  • Matt Bonner Brings Larry O'Brien Trophy To New Hampshire For A …

    Matt Bonner Brings Larry O'Brien Trophy To New Hampshire For A Day

    deadspin.com Jul 21
    San Antonio Spurs bench player Matt Bonner is one of the few active athletes New Hampshire can boast about. (Sam Fuld's the other big name on that list, which should tell you something.) The Red Mamba grew up in Concord and played for the high school's …
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  • NBA: Why San Antonio Spurs won summer too

    NBA: Why San Antonio Spurs won summer too

    ESPN.com Jul 21
    While LeBron took his talents back north, the Spurs showed why retaining is the new improving in the NBA.
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  • Spurs' Patty Mills, Aron Baynes videobomb Australian TV reporte…

    Spurs' Patty Mills, Aron Baynes videobomb Australian TV reporter with O'Brien Trophy during live shot (Video)

    yahoo.com Jul 16
    After dispatching the Miami Heat in a five-game beatdown to win the 2013-14 NBA championship (and, we'd later learn, spark the complete change of the face of the league), the San Antonio Spurs embarked on a trophy tour, allowing each member of the title…
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  • Spurs' Leonard withdraws from Team USA

    Spurs' Leonard withdraws from Team USA

    ESPN.com Jul 16
    Kawhi Leonard withdrew from consideration for the U.S. basketball team's roster for the FIFA World Cup, saying he's learned he needs to take a break after watching the struggles Tony Parker and Manu Ginobili have had after playing during the summer.
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  • Spurs hire Moscow's Messina as assistant

    Spurs hire Moscow's Messina as assistant

    ESPN.com Jul 16
    The NBA's best coach is bringing in one of Europe's very best to add to his staff.
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  • Spurs make Diaw re-signing official

    Spurs make Diaw re-signing official

    nba.com Jul 15
    The San Antonio Spurs completed their signing of veteran forward Boris Diaw on Tuesday.
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  • The More Important Decision

    The More Important Decision

    deadspin.com Jul 13
    Just got text from Matt Bonner that reads: 'I'm coming back." #Spurs. — Mike Monroe (@Monroe_SA) July 13, 2014 Read more...
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  • Video - 10 Must-See NBA Games 06:40

    10 Must-See NBA Games

    Aug 13
    Breaking down the ten of the best games in upcoming 2014-15 NBA season.
  • Video - A Quiz For Stephen Curry 02:13

    A Quiz For Stephen Curry

    Aug 12
    We caught up with Stephen Curry at Degree Men DO:MORE Three "Point" Basketball Clinic where he revealed real first name is Wardell, which prompted a TrueHoop TV quiz of the NBA star.
  • Video - Predicting the NBA's Best Record 07:12

    Predicting the NBA's Best Record

    Aug 11
    The Summer Forecast predicts the Thunder will have the most wins this upcoming season, but David Thorpe says the Spurs, Bulls, and several dark horse candidates are in the conversation.
  • Video - Tony Parker Sticking With Spurs 02:46

    Tony Parker Sticking With Spurs

    Aug 1
    Amin Elhassan discusses Tony Parker's contract extension with the Spurs.

Sports Columnists

  • Derrick Rose sits out practice but will play in Team USA's next exhibition…

    Aug 19
    Derrick Rose sat out his second consecutive day of practice Tuesday but is still expected to play for Team USA in its exhibition game Wednesday night against the Dominican Republic at Madison Square Garden.
  • Final Team USA roster cut could come by Thursday

    Aug 18
    Final cuts to the Team USA roster for the FIBA World Cup could come as soon as Thursday, according to USA Basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo.
  • International play 'perfect setting' for second NBA comeback of Chicago Bu…

    Aug 17
    Some ask whether international play is necessary for Derrick Rose. The answer is a resounding yes, according to an expert who suggests it's "the perfect setting" for his comeback.
  • Sources: Marion elects to sign with Cavaliers

    Aug 17
    Free-agent forward Shawn Marion has committed to sign with the Cleveland Cavaliers, according to league sources.