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20 min ago | Pounding the Rock

Grizzlies expert asks how the Spurs were built

J. Gomez talks with Kevin Yeung of Grizzly Bear Blues about the Spurs' approach to team building, their defense, Ettore Messina, and J's favorite part of the Spurs offense.

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4 hrs ago | BleacherReport

Why Don't More NBA Teams Try to Emulate the San Antonio Spurs' Style?

To understand why, we have to deconstruct the Spurs' model, reverse-engineering it to reveal the inimitable pieces and people that make it so special.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Tony Parker, NBA Players, Manu Ginobili, Tim Duncan, Patty Mills, Danny Green

7 hrs ago | Pounding the Rock

Phil Jackson versus Gregg Popovich: Compare and Contrast, Part 4

The series concludes with a look at the systems and innovations of each coach, with a final look at the general manager talent that has developed in the San Antonio If you missed Part 1 or Part 2 or Part 3 , you could consider catching up before continuing.

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11 hrs ago | Pounding the Rock

Jeff Ayres' best scores of 2013-14

Be sure to check out the first 14 parts of the series if you missed them the first time around.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Jeff Ayres, Boris Diaw, Danny Green, Tim Duncan, Cory Joseph

15 hrs ago | Pounding the Rock

The Talented Mr. Green

Danny Green trotted onto the court during the waning minutes of a 2011 regular season game and I figured he'd be a player I wouldn't remember.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Danny Green, NBA Players, Marco Belinelli, Tim Duncan, Bruce Bowen, Kawhi Leonard

18 hrs ago | Thunderous Intentions

FIBA 2014 Preview: Spain

Team Brazil is not a team to take lightly. Their roster features 4 NBA players: Tiago Splitter , Leandrinho Barbosa , Anderson Varejao , and Nene Hilario .

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Tiago Splitter, NBA Players, Boris Diaw, Anderson Varejao, Cleveland Cavaliers, Washington Wizards, Nene Hilario

Sun Aug 31, 2014

BleacherReport

San Antonio Spurs Offer Ray Allen What No Other NBA Team Can

The San Antonio Spurs rarely make epic free-agent splashes, but they've been known to add the occasional veteran role player.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Miami Heat, Tony Parker, Boris Diaw, Danny Green, NBA Players, Antonio McDyess

Pounding the Rock

Phil Jackson vs. Gregg Popovich: Compare & Contrast Part 3

If you missed Part I or Part II , please catch up before continuing. Or just plow on through without regard to context because that's alright too.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jackson, Soccer Players, NBA Players, Steve Kerr, Atlanta Hawks, Al Horford, NBA Basketball, Roy Hibbert, Indiana Pacers

The Globe and Mail

Brazil holds off France, Croatia edges Philippines at Basketball World Cup

Brazil's Marcelinho Huertas, center, shoots over France's Florent Pietrus, left, and Boris Diaw, right, during the Group A Basketball World Cup match between Brazil and France in Granada, Spain Brazil's Marcelinho Huertas, center, shoots over France's Florent Pietrus, left, and Boris Diaw, right, during the Group A Basketball World Cup match ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Boris Diaw, NBA Players, New Jersey Nets, Indiana Pacers, Cleveland Cavaliers, New York Knicks

Yahoo!

Boomers bounce back to thump Korea

The Boomers are back on track at the basketball World Cup after thumping South Korea by 34 points in their second group game.

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Related Topix: Sports, Aron Baynes, NBA Players

Rip City Project

FIBA World Cup: Nicolas Batum, France fall to Brazil 63-65

May 8, 2014; San Antonio, TX, USA; Portland Trail Blazers forward Nicolas Batum drives to the basket as San Antonio Spurs forward Tiago Splitter defends in game two of the second round of the 2014 NBA Playoffs at AT&T Center.

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Related Topix: Sports, Portland Trail Blazers, NBA Basketball, Nicolas Batum, NBA Players, Tiago Splitter, Boris Diaw

Sat Aug 30, 2014

The Smoking Cuban

Dallas Mavericks Preview: Top 10 Games to Watch

May 2, 2014; Dallas, TX, USA; Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki reacts as San Antonio Spurs forward Tim Duncan looks on in game six of the first round of the 2014 NBA Playoffs at American Airlines Center.

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Related Topix: Sports, Dallas Mavericks, NBA Basketball, Chandler Parsons, NBA Players, Houston Rockets, Tyson Chandler, New York Knicks, Dirk Nowitzki

BleacherReport

FIBA World Cup 2014: TV Schedule, Live Stream, Bracket Predictions for Day 1

World Cup gets underway on Saturday with a full slate of action. All 24 international teams that qualified for the showcase tournament will be in action for the start of the preliminary round, which will last five games.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Manu Ginobili, Boris Diaw, Tony Parker

InsideHalton.com

Brazil holds off France in basketball opener

Marcelinho Huertas had 16 points and five assists, and Brazil held on to edge France 65-63 on Saturday in its opening game at the Basketball World Cup.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, New Jersey Nets, Boris Diaw, NBA Players, Indiana Pacers, Cleveland Cavaliers, New York Knicks

Pounding the Rock

How the Spurs can keep Baynes, get Ayon, and seriously increase their cap flexibility

If the Spurs want to retain Baynes and sign Gustavo Ayon, they could first trade Jeff Ayres and Austin Daye, and get themselves some salary cap flexibility.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Austin Daye, Aron Baynes, Jeff Ayres, Oklahoma City Thunder, Hasheem Thabeet

BleacherReport

Argentina vs. Puerto Rico: TV Info, Live Stream, Preview for FIBA World Cup 2014

World Cup match, it's easy to get excited about Team USA or Spain or one of the other powerhouse teams because you are going to see something interesting.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Manu Ginobili

NME

Arcade Fire and The Strokes members line-up for third annual charity basketball match

Members of Arcade Fire and The Strokes will take part in the third annual charity basketball match at this year's Pop Montreal festival.

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Hardwood Paroxysm

Manu Ginobili Has A Statue Dedicated To Him In Buenos Aires

Jun 15, 2014; San Antonio, TX, USA; San Antonio Spurs guard Manu Ginobili celebrates after defeating the Miami Heat in game five of the 2014 NBA Finals at AT&T Center.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Manu Ginobili, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Basketball

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Air Alamo

San Antonio Spurs In Pursuit of Gustavo Ayon

Feb 12, 2014; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Atlanta Hawks forward-center Gustavo Ayon comes down with the ball against the Toronto Raptors during the first half at the Air Canada Centre.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Tiago Splitter, Tim Duncan, Boris Diaw, Aron Baynes, NBA Players, Atlanta Hawks, Gustavo Ayon

Pippen Ain't Easy

FIBA World Cup: DeMarcus CousinsA Role Model?

Aug 1, 2014; Las Vegas, NV, USA; USA Team Blue forward Mason Plumlee reacts to his wrist being held by USA Team White center DeMarcus Cousins during the USA Basketball Showcase at Thomas & Mack Center.

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