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Spurs' skid to 4 as Matthews propels Blazers

Spurs' skid to 4 as Matthews propels Blazers

ESPN.com Updated Feb 26 (2 days ago)
\Wesley Matthews scored 31 points, LaMarcus Aldridge had 11 points and 13 rebounds, and the Trail Blazers beat the slumping Spurs 111-95 on Wednesday night for their first victory since the All-Star break.
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  • Kings' Cousins sits out vs. Spurs

    Kings' Cousins sits out vs. Spurs

    nba.com ESPN.com 17 hours ago
    Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins is sitting out against the San Antonio Spurs because of a sprained left ankle and bruised left hip.
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  • No-Good, Terrible Defending Gives Monaco Commanding Lead On Ars…

    No-Good, Terrible Defending Gives Monaco Commanding Lead On Arsenal

    deadspin.com Feb 25 (3 days ago)
    "Hey Gunners," Dimitar Berbatov said with a wry grin, wheeling away towards the corner flag after some shockingly terrible defending sent the former Spurs and Red Devil striker free on goal to put Monaco up 2-0, "remember me?"Read more...
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  • Burke, Jazz extend Spurs' losing skid to 3

    Burke, Jazz extend Spurs' losing skid to 3

    ESPN.com Feb 24 (4 days ago)
    Trey Burke scored 23 points and the Utah Jazz beat San Antonio 90-81 on Monday night, extending the Spurs' losing streak to three since returning from the All-Star break.
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  • Warriors drub Spurs on back of Splash Bros

    Warriors drub Spurs on back of Splash Bros

    Stephen Curry had 25 points and 11 assists, Klay Thompson scored 20 and the Golden State Warriors returned from the All-Star break to beat the San Antonio Spurs 110-99 on Friday night.
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  • Stephen Curry goes around the back in comfortable win over Spur…

    Stephen Curry goes around the back in comfortable win over Spurs

    yahoo.com Feb 21
    The Golden State Warriors came into Friday's game against the San Antonio Spurs with two losses at Oracle Arena over the season to date. One of them came against the Spurs in the seventh game of the season, back when the Warriors were just a playoff tea…
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  • Clippers turn back Spurs, boost lead in West

    Clippers turn back Spurs, boost lead in West

    ESPN.com Feb 20
    DeAndre Jordan had 26 points and 18 rebounds, Jamal Crawford added 26 points, and the Clippers beat San Antonio 119-115 on Thursday night, increasing their lead over the Spurs to 1 1/2 games in the West.
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  • Former Blazer Jerome Kersey dies at 52

    Former Blazer Jerome Kersey dies at 52

    nba.com Feb 18
    Jerome Kersey, the versatile small forward who helped the Portland Trail Blazers reach two NBA Finals and won a title with the San Antonio Spurs in 1999, died Wednesday. He was 52.
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  • Kobe eyes career 'rebirth,' cites Spurs' title

    Kobe eyes career 'rebirth,' cites Spurs' title

    ESPN.com Feb 16
    Kobe Bryant is not considering retiring despite his recent injury woes, saying instead that he is seeking a career "rebirth" after drawing inspiration from the Spurs' recent success.
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  • Duncan, Durant, Aldridge in line to replace Anthony Davis as We…

    Duncan, Durant, Aldridge in line to replace Anthony Davis as West starter

    yahoo.com Feb 13
    NEW YORK — Tim Duncan didn't expect to be participating in yet another midseason classic at age 38, after 17 1/2 years and nearly 54,000 total pro minutes in his illustrous career. But the San Antonio Spurs legend is here for the 2015 NBA All-Star Game,…
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  • Marco Belinelli Sinks Game-Winner To Give Popovich His 1,000th …

    Marco Belinelli Sinks Game-Winner To Give Popovich His 1,000th Win

    Gregg Popovich won his 1,000th game tonight, becoming just the ninth coach—and only active one—to reach the mark. And at the risk of deifying the man, the way his Spurs beat the Pacers tonight was perfectly Popovich-ian. Tied with 15 seconds remaining, …
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  • Hakeem Olajuwon says David Robinson deserved the 1995 NBA MVP

    Hakeem Olajuwon says David Robinson deserved the 1995 NBA MVP

    yahoo.com Feb 9
    David Robinson should have won the 1994-95 NBA MVP award. The San Antonio Spurs center managed to outpace the previous year’s winner, Houston’s Hakeem Olajuwon, in points per minute, in rebounding rate, in turnover rate, in Player Efficiency Rating, Def…
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  • Spurs beat Heat in 1st meeting since Finals

    Spurs beat Heat in 1st meeting since Finals

    ESPN.com Feb 7
    Kawhi Leonard had 24 points, and San Antonio beat the Miami Heat 98-85 on Friday night in the first meeting between the teams since the Spurs' dominating performance in the NBA Finals.
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  • Heat's Whiteside out vs. Spurs with sprained ankle

    Heat's Whiteside out vs. Spurs with sprained ankle

    nba.com Feb 6
    Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside is sitting out Friday night against the San Antonio Spurs with a sprained right ankle.
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  • Splitter, Gallinari to work Basketball without Borders camp

    Splitter, Gallinari to work Basketball without Borders camp

    nba.com Feb 5
    Tiago Splitter of the NBA champion San Antonio Spurs and Denver's Danilo Gallinari are among the players who will work at the Basketball without Borders camp during All-Star weekend.
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  • Gregg Popovich Thinks Tim Duncan Will Play In 2015-2016

    Gregg Popovich Thinks Tim Duncan Will Play In 2015-2016

    dimemag.com Feb 4
    This season might not be the last that Tim Duncan’s All-Star selection is met with such scrutiny. In a story by Sam Amick of USA Today, San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich says he believes the five-time champion will play in 2015-2016. “No matter how…
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  • Gregg Popovich explains why he acts like that during in-game in…

    Gregg Popovich explains why he acts like that during in-game interviews

    yahoo.com Feb 4
    Over the years, San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich has become legendary not only for the tactical and player-development brilliance that have made him a five-time NBA champion and a three-time Coach of the Year, but also for his utter disdain f…
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  • Boris Diaw Buzzer-Beater Attempt Beans Gregg Popovich

    Boris Diaw Buzzer-Beater Attempt Beans Gregg Popovich

    deadspin.com Jan 31
    It's probably a bad idea to hit your coach in the head with a basketball, but somehow that happened tonight as Boris Diaw's poor attempt at a first-half buzzer-beater instead hit coach Gregg Popovich in the head as Pop headed toward the locker room, no …
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  • Duncan seeks $1M over failed investments

    Duncan seeks $1M over failed investments

    ESPN.com nba.com Jan 30
    Spurs star Tim Duncan has filed a lawsuit contending that a series of investments enriched his financial adviser but were losing propositions for the NBA star, including $7.5 million in an entertainment company run by the adviser.
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  • Video - Are Spurs' Championship Hopes Over? 06:03

    Are Spurs' Championship Hopes Over?

    Feb 26
    Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless debate whether the Spurs are done after their recent struggles on the road.
  • Video - Jump Shots Win Championships 06:27

    Jump Shots Win Championships

    Feb 26
    The opposite is the conventional wisdom, but teams like the Spurs and the Hawks are part of an evolving NBA where good shooting wins.
  • Video - Blazers Hand Spurs Fourth Straight Loss 01:03

    Blazers Hand Spurs Fourth Straight Loss

    Feb 25
    Wesley Matthews scored a game-high 31 points and the Blazers connected on 50 percent of their 3-pointers in a 111-95 win over the Spurs.
  • Video - Leonard Banks In Circus Shot 00:10

    Leonard Banks In Circus Shot

    Feb 25
    San Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard drove to the rim and made an off-balance shot while being fouled.

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