Aldridge has big night as Spurs thrash Thunder in Game 1

May 1, 2016

Aldridge has big night as Spurs thrash Thunder in Game 1

The San Antonio Spurs dismantled the Oklahoma City Thunder — in a hurry. LaMarcus Aldridge had 38 points and the Spurs beat the Thunder 124-92 on Saturday night, never trailing in Game 1 of the second-round series. The Spurs scored the most postseason points ...

Spurs get franchise-record 64th win

Apr 3, 2016

Spurs get franchise-record 64th win

The San Antonio Spurs got exactly what they were hoping for against the Toronto Raptors — a scare. Kawhi Leonard had a career-high 33 points, LaMarcus Aldridge had 31 points and 15 rebounds and the Spurs held off the Raptors 102-95 Saturday night for ...

Aldridge leads way as Spurs top Grizzlies

Mar 29, 2016

Aldridge leads way as Spurs top Grizzlies

The San Antonio Spurs and Memphis Grizzlies both were short-handed, but the Spurs still had LaMarcus Aldridge. Aldridge had 31 points and 13 rebounds, helping the Spurs earn a 101-87 victory on Monday night despite resting stars Tim Duncan, Tony Parker and Manu Ginobili. ...

Spurs slow down Warriors

Mar 20, 2016

Spurs slow down Warriors

The San Antonio Spurs continued their dominance at home, even against the NBA’s most dominant team. LaMarcus Aldridge had 26 points and 13 rebounds, and the Spurs beat the Golden State Warriors 87-79 on Saturday night to remain perfect at the AT&T Center this ...

Spurs get boost from bench in win

Mar 16, 2016

Spurs get boost from bench in win

The emergence of Kawhi Leonard and LaMarcus Aldridge has made the San Antonio Spurs less reliant on their bench than in previous years. But the Los Angeles Clippers learned San Antonio’s reserves can still be potent. Leonard had 20 points and the Spurs wore ...

Spurs add to Nets' misery with blowout

Jan 12, 2016

Spurs add to Nets' misery with blowout

The Spurs are the NBA’s pillar of consistency and stability, an organization these Nets could only hope to resemble — on the court and in the front office. “San Antonio is the gold standard for the NBA,” Nets interim coach Tony Brown said. LaMarcus ...

West, Ginobili team up to help Spurs reload

Jul 7, 2015

West, Ginobili team up to help Spurs reload

David West desperately wants his first NBA championship. Manu Ginobili couldn’t resist going for his fifth. Both proud veterans likely will have to take some pretty big pay cuts to do it. They hope joining together in San Antonio with a Spurs team that ...

Aldridge blasts Rockets again

Apr 24, 2014

Aldridge blasts Rockets again

LaMarcus Aldridge’s son JJ, who turned 5 on Wednesday, texted him after the Portland Trail Blazers’ playoff win and told him he looked like Spider-Man on one of his dunks. To the Houston Rockets the Portland star probably looked like a superhero on more ...

Blazers rain down 3-pointers in rout of 76ers

Dec 15, 2013

Blazers rain down 3-pointers in rout of 76ers

The Portland Trail Blazers nearly shot their way into the NBA record book. LaMarcus Aldridge had 20 points and 16 rebounds, Nicolas Batum added 17 points and the Trail Blazers set a franchise record for 3-pointers with 21 in their 139-105 victory over the ...

Aldridge's 31 points, 25 rebounds carry Blazers to victory

Dec 13, 2013

Aldridge's 31 points, 25 rebounds carry Blazers to victory

LaMarcus Aldridge’s big night against the Houston Rockets wasn’t about the stats, the All-Star votes or the fans chanting “MVP! MVP!” “This was a ‘we needed a win’ night for me,” said Aldridge, who had 31 points and a career-high 25 rebounds in the ...