The Indiana Pacers’ television affiliate is paying to encourage Pacer fans to see games liveUpdated 16 hours ago Share Tweet
The Indiana Pacers have been the NBA’s best team from the outset of the regular season, running up 17 wins in 19 tries as the team attempts to rest up in time for its showdown with the defending Western Conference champion San Antonio Spurs on Saturday …
Indiana Pacers’ morning included a grounded plane, broken bus, locked bathroom, and lots of TweetsUpdated Dec 5 (yesterday) Share TweetThe Indiana Pacers don’t play the San Antonio Spurs until Saturday, which leaves the Spurs plenty of time to rest up following the travel and eventual postponement of their hoped-for game against Minnesota in Mexico City on Wednesday. That game was shut…Source: yahoo.com
Mexico City Smoke-Out Only Second Strangest Delay In Spurs HistoryUpdated Dec 5 (2 days ago) Share TweetThe NBA's "Global Games" are off to a hilarious start. I mean, it wasn't funny for the 22,000 Mexico City fans who didn't get a chance to watch the Spurs and Timberwolves thanks to the arena filling up with smoke, but images like Tony Parker m…Source: deadspin.comShare TweetThe NBA’s planned Spurs-Wolves game in Mexico City tonight hit a bit of a snag when a fire from an outside generator led to smoke billowing into the arena. Everyone has been evacuated from the stadium and the team buses have left because the NBA just ca…Share TweetYou had one job, Mexico City. One. Job.Read more...
Yep, We’re Seriously Overlooking The Spurs… AgainUpdated Dec 3 (4 days ago) Share TweetThis is a few years overdue, but I need to make a promise to myself. Right here, right now, I have to swear that I won’t ever again doubt the San Antonio Spurs, at least not until I have legitimate reason to. Why am I making this pact? Because, when I m…Share TweetIt's been a rough start to the season for Tim Duncan, who followed up a brilliant turn-back-the-clock 2012-13 season that ended in heartbreak by opening the 2013-14 campaign shooting less than 40 percent from the floor and putting up just 11 points and …
Momentary Lapse of ReasonUpdated Dec 1 (6 days ago) Share TweetAn on-court dustup with the Spurs was not befitting a coach as savvy and respected as Kevin McHale.Share Tweet? Spurs coach Gregg Popovich said Tony Parker will play in tonight's game against the Rockets (12-5). Parker missed Friday's game against Orlando with a mild ankle sprain. In his place, Cory Joseph played well for the Spurs (14-2), scoring 13 points, ad…Source: nba.comShare TweetThe Rockets handed the Spurs their first home loss of the season, holding on in San Antonio to win their fifth straight.Share TweetAll-Star Chris Paul strained his right hamstring during the Clippers 93-80 victory over the New York Knicks on Wednesday and is out for tonight's contest, according to coach Doc Rivers. There is no official word on how many games Paul will miss. Fourth-…Source: nba.comShare TweetKevin Durant had 24 points and 13 rebounds, Serge Ibaka added 17 points and 11 rebounds, and the Oklahoma City Thunder snapped the San Antonio Spurs' 11-game winning streak with a 94-88 win Wednesday night.
Prospect Watch: Smart stealing spotlight, defying comparisonUpdated Nov 26 Share TweetIt's hard to compare Marcus Smart. It's easy to be impressed and intrigued by his NBA future.
San Antonio’s Belinelli With Beautiful Bullet Pass To BonnerUpdated Nov 26 Share TweetThe Spurs are currently in the midst of an 11-game winning streak and their crisp passing on top of that Popovich foundation has been a joy to watch in a season marred by sloppy play. Not San Antonio, though. Watch as one of their two new players this y…Share TweetJust how dysfunctional have the 3-10 Nets been this season? Try comparing them to the 13-1 Spurs.
Spurs pop Pelicans for 11th consecutive winUpdated Nov 25 Share TweetManu Ginobili had 16 points to lead seven players in double figures, and the San Antonio Spurs beat the New Orleans Pelicans 112-93 on Monday night for their 11th straight victory.
Manchester City Are England's Best Team. So What's Their Problem?Updated Nov 25 Share TweetTottenham visited Manchester City yesterday in a hugely anticipated match. City have been unreal at home this season, and most teams go into Etihad Stadium playing defensively, hoping for a draw. Spurs instead decided to meet City head on, and played an…Source: deadspin.com
Spurs’ Manu Ginobili & Tony Parker Adorably Prank Tim DuncanUpdated Nov 24 Share TweetThe Spurs — even after their agonizing loss in last season’s NBA Finals — are sitting atop the league standings with Indiana at 12-1 to start the season. Last night, they beat the Cavs by 30 points and they dominated a whole lot more than even that lops…
Spurs pummel Cavaliers, win 10th straightUpdated Nov 24 Share TweetDanny Green had 17 points and the San Antonio Spurs had a season-high 16 3-pointers, rolling past the Cleveland Cavaliers 126-96 on Saturday night for their 10th straight victory.Share TweetGrizzlies center Marc Gasol left Friday's 102-86 loss to the San Antonio Spurs with a sprained left knee.Share TweetGregg Popovich has captured four NBA titles while coaching the San Antonio Spurs for more than 15 years, and he’s kept them in title contention even with aging stars Tim Duncan and Manu Ginobili in the twilight of their careers. Despite the resume, he r…
Impact of Postponing GameDec 4Tim Legler on how postponing the Spurs-Timberwolves game will impact the NBA's future in Mexico.
Spurs-Timberwolves PreviewDec 3Antonio Davis previews the Spurs' trip to Mexico City to face the Timberwolves.
Duncan's Buzzer-Beater Lifts SpursDec 2Tim Duncan scored 23 points, including the game-winning jumper, and grabbed 21 rebounds to lead the Spurs past the Hawks 102-100.
McHale Obstructs Duncan's Pass, Angering PopovichDec 1The Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich received a technical foul for arguing with the referee after the Rockets head coach Kevin McHale obstructed Tim Duncans inbound pass.
Ian Thomsen: Failures in New York prove you can't buy success in NBADec 6Commissioner David Stern loves to see the Knicks and other big-market teams go deep into the playoffs -- that has always been the suspicion of small-market teams and their fans. But I'm not so sure that point of view exists this year.
NBA: Carmelo Anthony will do what's best for MeloDec 6The Knicks can count on one thing: Melo will do what's best for Melo.
Houston Rockets put Omer Asik on trade blockDec 6The Houston Rockets are telling rival teams that they intend to trade disgruntled center Omer Asik by Dec. 19, according to sources familiar with the team's plans.
Miami Heat talk trade with Dwyane Wade outDec 6With Dwyane Wade missing numerous games to manage knee issues, the Miami Heat have recently started trade talks looking for backcourt help, multiple league sources told ESPN.