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Robin Lopez fights Spurs mascot, knocks his eyes out (Video)

Portland Trail Blazers center Robin Lopez pushed the San Antonio Spurs Coyote mascot down and knocked his eyes out during Friday night's triple-overtime victory at the AT&T Center.Lopez has a reputation for fighting opposing team mascots, and despite recovering from a broken right hand, he refused to ignore the Coyote's taunting.  We would argue that the Coyote should know better...
Via Holdout Sports
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Robin Lopez fights Spurs coyote and knocks his eyes out

Robin Lopez didn’t play in that triple overtime thriller between the Portland Trail Blazer and the San Antonio Spurs but he was still somewhat involved in the game. Lopez has been known to get into scuffles with mascots and this time around, he “got into it” with the Spurs coyote. Look at Robin knock the Spurs coyote’s eyes out: Robin, you monster! You shouldn’t treat...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

5 things to watch: Spurs vs. Mavs

The San Antonio Spurs (17-10) will look to snap a 2-game losing streak as they will visit in-state rival Dallas Mavericks (19-8) with new point guard Rajon Rondo. The Spurs have beaten the Mavs earlier this season 101-100 in San Antonio. The Spurs are coming off back-to-back heartbreaking triple-overtime loss this time to the Blazers. […]
Via Project Spurs
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

(Audio) Spurs vs. Portland Pregame Report: Leonard, Parker, Batum, Lopez out

AT&T CENTER – After falling in their last two games, the San Antonio Spurs (17-9) are looking to rebound with a win Friday evening against the visiting Portland Trail Blazers (20-6). Both teams will be without some of their core players, as Tony Parker (left hamstring) and Kawhi Leonard (right hand) will be out for […]
Via Project Spurs
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Kawhi Leonard To Miss Some Time With Tear In Hand

Kawhi Leonard has suffered a tear in his hand and Gregg Popovich is unsure when he'll return. The San Antonio Spurs, however, are not overly concerned with the severity of the injury.
Via RealGM
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Spurscast 347: Checking it Twice…

Happy Holidays to you and yours! Have you been good this year? The San Antonio Spurs have… sorta. San Antonio, currently sitting at 17-9, is still reeling from their fourth loss within their previous six games. Some healthy players would be great but the Spurs better hope Santa delivers on some much needed passion. The remainder of […]
Via Project Spurs
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Gregg Popovich Pulls Some Tail During Spurs Game

Oh, Pop. A video posted by San Antonio Spurs (@spurs) on Dec 12, 2014 at 7:10pm PST It’s pretty well-documented that Gregg Popovich is the grumpy but often hilarious grandpa of NBA coaches, and last night he submitted another highlight to his “Classic Pop” bank of moments. During a timeout in the action in the Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Grizzlies outlast Spurs in triple overtime

SAN ANTONIO -- Marc Gasol scored 26 points, including a banked-in 3-pointer as regulation expired, and the Memphis Grizzlies overcame blowing a 23-point lead for a 117-116 triple-overtime victory over the San Antonio Spurs on Wednesday night. Zach Randolph had 21 points and 21 rebounds in the Grizzlies' sixth straight victory. Vince Carter added a season-high 18 points for Memphis...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Check out Tony Parker’s All-Star kicks… if he makes the West squad

Once again San Antonio Spurs’ Tony Parker is on the ballot for the 2014 Western Conference All-Star squad and should he mae the team for a seventh time, here is what he will be wearing in the Big Apple. PEAK (the shoe company TP is signed with) has a custom All-Star kicks for the guard from San Antonio complete with colors resembling the Knicks team colors considering the All-Star...
Via Crossover Chronicles
4 days ago  |  Discuss

The San Antonio Spurs are showing cracks in their armor

The first thing that comes to my when I think of San Antonio Spurs basketball is consistency. This season however, there has been different word to associate with the San Antonio Spurs: injuries. The 2014-2015 incarnation of the Spurs has been a team that has been ravaged by injuries. Center Tiago Splitter has been limited to just three games thus far this season with a calf injury...
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Ginobili, Splitter added to Spurs' injured list

The San Antonio Spurs' greatest vulnerability is their own injury report. They've dealt with a revolving door of ailments through the first quarter of the season and now the reigning NBA champs begin arguably the most grueling 10-game, all-Western-Conference stretch any team will face this season.  And they'll do it without knowing when their All-Star point guard will be back or...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Can The Portland Trail Blazers Become San Antonio North?

Gregg Popovich has been an anomaly in the NBA for years. One of the best coaches ever, yet at the same time, one of the most unorthodox. The goodwill and reputation that Popovich has built in his time in San Antonio has given him the ability to make moves and do things on his team that no other coach in the league would have the ability to do. The past couple years, as his stars...
Via Oregon Sports News
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Spurs bounce back for win over Nuggets

Kawhi Leonard returned to the San Antonio Spurs' lineup just in time to help make up for the absence of injured Tony Parker. Leonard, sidelined the previous two games because of a bruised right hand, scored 18 points and spearheaded San Antonio's defensive effort with a career-high six blocks, leading the Spurs past the banged-up Denver Nuggets 99-91 on Sunday night. "He did a good...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Marco Belinelli in a rap video? Yes please!

He can knock down threes with ease and now it seems Spurs’ Marco Belinelli can also make great rap video cameos. I do not speak Italian but from what I can gather from the video, Marco seems to be the center of attention of this song. From his standing in the background bobbing his head, on the court taking shots at the rim to Belinelli lip syncing, this video has it all (h/t Project...
Via Crossover Chronicles
7 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: San Antonio Spurs Coach Gregg Popovich Gives Reporter the Death Stare

At some point in time you would think that reporters covering San Antonio Spurs game would know that they are not going to get much out of head coach Gregg Popovich. Maybe they should try a different approach. Maybe they will get something then--or maybe they can act like it is business as usual, get a short answer (if any answer), and his infamous Stare of Death.Like this guy: Read more »
Via FatManWriting
8 days ago  |  Discuss

JR Smith follows model's Instagram during game

New York Knicks swingman JR Smith sat out Wednesday’s game against the San Antonio Spurs with a heel injury, but he made sure to stay busy despite not playing. At one point during the second quarter of his team’s 10th consecutive loss, Smith — or someone who had access to his account — liked a...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

When Belinelli nails a three, Spurs bench rubs their bellies

I have seen some odd ball celebrations from NBA bench players before but this one ranks up there in my book. In a recent game between the Spurs and Wolves, Marco Belinelli was on fire, doing what he does best and that’s knocking down three-pointers with ease. So his teammates on the bench started to rub their bellies after Belinelli drained threes. Get it? Belly… Belinelli! See...
Via Bloguin Best
13 days ago  |  Discuss

San Antonio Spurs: Ultimate goal has never been harder

As the NBA season is now in full swing, the San Antonio Spurs appear to be exactly the team they were expected to be coming into this season. They’re the defending champions, playing classic Spurs’ basketball, and slowly working towards their ultimate goal of winning back to back NBA titles. For a team like the Spurs, a team with incredible leadership, several hall of fame players...
19 days ago  |  Discuss

This story of Gregg Popovich and Craig Sager will warm your heart

If you’re looking for a feel-good story that shows us there’s a lot more important things in life than spending hours in the freezing cold outside Best Buy looking to save $100 on a TV, check this out. has posted a heartwarming story about TNT sideline reporter Craig Sager and his battle with cancer.  Included are details about his fight throughout the last year and...
Via Awful Announcing
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Tim Duncan trolled Corey Brewer by mimicking flop attempt (video)

Class was in session on Friday night as Tim Duncan showed Corey Brewer how to properly flop. The two collided on one particular play when the Timberwolves and Spurs squared off. Duncan attempted to get Ginobili open by setting a screen for him. Brewer came off the pick but ran into the Spurs’ big man and flopped backwards...
Via The Sports Daily
28 days ago  |  Discuss

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