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9 hrs ago | Pounding the Rock

Matt Bonner sees biggest improvement among Spurs players in NBA 2K15

Raise your hand if you had Matt Bonner as the Spurs player with the biggest rating increase in NBA 2K15. Yeah, me too.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Matt Bonner

13 hrs ago | Air Alamo

San Antonio Spurs Bring In Jamaal Franklin for Workouts

Oct 18, 2013; Orlando, FL, USA; Memphis Grizzlies head coach David Joerger talks with shooting guard Jamaal Franklin against the Orlando Magic during the second half at Amway Center. Memphis Grizzlies defeated the Orlando Magic 97-91.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Memphis Grizzlies, Jamaal Franklin, NBA Players, Kawhi Leonard

17 hrs ago | The Post Game

San Antonio Spurs Superstar Tim Duncan To Appear In Upcoming 'Punisher' Comic

Being an NBA superstar and five-time champion has been rewarding and exciting for Tim Duncan. But getting to appear in his favorite superhero comic book? Duncan might be delirious when that an upcoming issue of The Punisher by Marvel Comics is released.

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19 hrs ago | Air Alamo

Ryan Hollins Says San Antonio Spurs Are Interested in Him

Dec 22, 2013; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Clippers center Ryan Hollins and Minnesota Timberwolves power forward Luc Richard Mbah a Moute look for a rebound during the game at Staples Center. Mandatory Credit: Richard Mackson-USA TODAY Sports Ryan Hollins has claimed that the San Antonio Spurs are interested in him.

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Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Clippers, NBA Basketball, Ryan Hollins, NBA Players, Aron Baynes

20 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

Boomer Ingles expected to sign with Clippers

BOUND: Joe Ingles averaged 11.4 points, 3.2 rebounds, 3.4 assists and 1.8 steals at the FIBA World Cup, earning himself a deal with the Los Angeles Clippers. Australian Boomers swingman Joe Ingles is expected to be announced as the newest member of NBA championship contenders LA Clippers this week.

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Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Clippers, NBA Basketball, Chris Paul, DeAndre Jordan, Blake Griffin, NBA Players

Yesterday | Pounding the Rock

Marco Belinelli rated 75 overall in NBA 2K15

The reigning 3-Point Contest champion gets a 10-point increase in overall rating in this year's 2K installment. Though we saw less of Marco Belinelli in the postseason, he'll still see a hefty overall rating improvement in NBA 2K15, according to a recent leak .

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Yesterday | BleacherReport

What If Kawhi Leonard Doesn't Become a San Antonio Spurs Superstar This Season?

Leonard has largely been a quiet standout for the San Antonio Spurs , but the small forward has proven he holds the potential of becoming a top NBA player. That statement is not exactly ground-shaking, especially given his elite showing during the 2013 finals.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Tony Parker, Tim Duncan, NBA Players, Kawhi Leonard, Manu Ginobili

Mon Sep 15, 2014

Air Alamo

How Will Patty Mills Injury Impact The San Antonio Spurs?

Jun 10, 2014; Miami, FL, USA; San Antonio Spurs guard Patty Mills reacts during the second quarter of game three of the 2014 NBA Finals against the Miami Heat at American Airlines Arena. Mandatory Credit: Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports Ever since a report came out in the first week of July on Patty Mills being out for seven months with a shoulder injury, there hasn't been much talk on his progress.

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The Washington Post

Wizards sign Xavier Silas to training camp contract, expect to add Damion James

With the start of training camp practices just two weeks and one day away, the Wizards have begun putting the finishing touches on the list of attendees. The team signed guard Xavier Silas to a training camp contract and are finalizing an identical deal with swingman Damion James, a person with knowledge of the transactions said Monday.

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Air Alamo

San Antonio Spurs Open to Sign-and-Trade for Aron Baynes

Feb 8, 2014; Charlotte, NC, USA; San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich talks to forward center Aron Baynes during the first half of the game at Time Warner Cable Arena. Mandatory Credit: Sam Sharpe-USA TODAY Sports The San Antonio Spurs appear to be open to offers for a sign-and-trade with restricted free agent Aron Baynes.The news comes from a tweet sent out by Yahoo! Sports writer Marc J. Spears.

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Pounding the Rock

Kawhi Leonard - Coast to Coast

In the 18th installment of the "best of" series we'll look at Kawhi Leonard take it the length of the floor to get his points. Kawhi Leonard has become quite the weapon in transition.

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Air Alamo

San Antonio Spurs Draft-and-Stash Prospects: Preview

The San Antonio Spurs are well-known for their love of drafting international prospects who are not quite ready to make the NBA jump and letting them develop overseas. The Spurs have been successful in the past bringing in players such as future Hall-of-Famers Tony Parker and Manu Ginobili, and Brazilian big man Tiago Splitter.

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Canis Hoopus

Monday's Musings: USA Wins World Cup, Woj weighs in on Team USA, Ricky Rubio

Team USA won the FIBA World Cup. Milos Teodosic is good, but do teams think he's NBA good? Woj has opinions regarding Team USA and Coach K. He also did a story on Ricky Rubio.

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Related Topix: Sports, Minnesota Timberwolves, Ricky Rubio, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Kyrie Irving, Cleveland Cavaliers, James Harden, Houston Rockets, Kevin Love, Boris Diaw

Pounding the Rock

A Portrait of Boris Diaw

Forever a riddle, wrapped inside an enigma, baked inside an eclair, Diaw finally showed an appetite for points last season. Regular Season 79 G, 25.0 MPG, 9.1 PTS, .521/.402/.739, 4.1 Rebs, 2.8 Ast, 0.6 Stl, 0.4 Blk, 1.5 TOs, +4.0 per game, 109.3 ORtg, 101.3 DRtg, .120 WS/48, 14.1 PER, 55 YTS Points Playoffs 23 G, 26.3 MPG, 9.2 PTS, .500/.400/.688, 4.8 Rebs, 3.4 Asts, 0.6 Stl, 0.1 Blk, 1.3 TOs, +3.7 per game, 113.2 ORtg, 103.2 DRtg, .155 WS/48, 15.3 PER, 21 YTS Points In 2005 Mike D'Antoni's upstart "Seven seconds or less" run-n-gun Suns looked like the best team in the league for most of the season.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

Pounding the Rock

NBA virtual 1-on-1 Tournament: Carmelo Anthony vs Damian Lillard

This is the last matchup before the finale of the PtR Summer Showdown. The action continues with an offensive beast and a deep-range sharpshooter.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

Pounding the Rock

Danny Green is more than just a "system player"

In the latest installment of his must-read series of portraits of each player on the 2013-14 Spurs , Michael Erler made a point he has made many times over the years. It's an argument I've always found to be compelling: if there's anyone on the Spurs' roster right that's comparable to Bruce Bowen , it's not Kawhi Leonard , but Danny Green .

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Danny Green, NBA Players, Bruce Bowen, Boris Diaw, Kawhi Leonard, Manu Ginobili

Lake Show Life

NBA Notes: Ferry is Out But Prejudice Lives On

May 29, 2013; Atlanta, GA, USA; Atlanta Hawks general manager Danny Ferry takes questions while introducing Mike Budenholzer as the new head coach during a press conference at Philips Arena. Mandatory Credit: Daniel Shirey-USA TODAY Sports The stakes are higher than ever in a post Donald Sterling world.

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Air Alamo

Ray Allen and the San Antonio Spurs Are a Perfect Fit

Jun 15, 2014; San Antonio, TX, USA; Miami Heat guard Ray Allen drives against San Antonio Spurs forward Tim Duncan in game five of the 2014 NBA Finals at AT&T Center. Mandatory Credit: Soobum Im-USA TODAY Sports Free agent shooting guard Ray Allen has suddenly become the most sought-after free agent left on the market, with the San Antonio Spurs, Cleveland Cavaliers, Los Angeles Clippers, Washington Wizards, and now the Chicago Bulls all interested in acquiring the veteran guard.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Tim Duncan, Danny Green, NBA Players, Tiago Splitter, Tony Parker, Kawhi Leonard

Blazers Edge

Nicolas Batum Scores 27, France Beats Lithuania For FIBA Bronze Medal

Nicolas Batum scored 27 points with 3 rebounds and 3 steals, and the San Antonio Spurs ' Boris Diaw added 15 points and 4 assists, and Team France beat Lithuania for their first FIBA Bronze Medal. The teams were locked in a close game all night, with Lithuania leading by 7 after three quarters.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Boris Diaw, Portland Trail Blazers

Pounding the Rock

Tim Duncan's best post-ups Part II

In the 17th installment of the "best of" series we'll look at The Big Fundamental do work in the post. The Spurs opened the second leg of their Rodeo Road Trip at the Clippers .

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Tim Duncan, NBA Players, Tony Parker, Patty Mills, Los Angeles Clippers, DeAndre Jordan

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