Lin provides spark in 4th

Mar 22, 2016

Lin provides spark in 4th

Eleven seconds into the second quarter, Charlotte Hornets coach Steve Clifford called a timeout with his team trailing the San Antonio Spurs 30-7. “I told them please try harder,” Clifford said after the game with a laugh. “I’m begging you. I know y’all make ...

LeBron passes Duncan in victory

Mar 6, 2016

LeBron passes Duncan in victory

LeBron James was touched when Tim Duncan, arguably the best power forward in NBA history, pulled him aside following the 2007 NBA Finals. Although Duncan and the San Antonio Spurs had swept Cleveland, the All-Star center told a young James that the league was ...

Warriors maul sloppy Spurs

Jan 26, 2016

Warriors maul sloppy Spurs

Stephen Curry and the dominant Warriors aren’t just beating teams anymore, they’re throwing staggering knockout punches against the NBA’s best — make that second-best. In a span of eight days, Golden State has 30-point wins over Cleveland, Chicago and San Antonio. Curry scored 37 ...

Spurs pound Bucks by 25 in road victory

Jan 5, 2016

Spurs pound Bucks by 25 in road victory

The veteran San Antonio Spurs got a big night from rookie Jonathon Simmons. The reserve swingman had a career-high 18 points, Kawhi Leonard scored 10 of his 24 in the decisive third quarter and the Spurs beat the Milwaukee Bucks 123-98 on Monday night ...

Rockets end Spurs' win streak

Dec 26, 2015

Rockets end Spurs' win streak

The Houston Rockets had their best defensive performance of the season in a victory over the San Antonio Spurs on Friday night. The key is keeping it up. James Harden had 20 points and the Rockets slowed down the soaring Spurs with an 88-84 ...

Aug 20, 2015

Duncan receives Twyman-Stokes Teammate of the Year Award

Tim Duncan has given up millions in salary to give the San Antonio Spurs the cap space needed to re-sign teammates and add players such as LaMarcus Aldridge. And Duncan has deferred offensively to teammates like Tony Parker and Kawhi Leonard despite averaging 19.5 ...

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 ...

Spurs rout Clips, take 2-1 lead

Apr 25, 2015

Spurs rout Clips, take 2-1 lead

Kawhi Leonard had a postseason career-high 32 points and the San Antonio Spurs never trailed in dominating the Los Angeles Clippers 100-73 on Friday night to take a 2-1 lead in their first-round series. The Clippers scored a franchise postseason low and their 11 ...

Spurs outlast Clips in OT

Apr 23, 2015

Spurs outlast Clips in OT

Three days from his 39th birthday, Tim Duncan keeps getting better with age. He smartly stayed on the court while playing the last eight minutes with five fouls, and recovered from a woeful fourth quarter to steady the Spurs in overtime. Duncan scored 28 ...