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San Antonio Spurs’ Season Nearly Lives Up to Expectations

May 12th, 2010
After a first round exit in the 2009 postseason, which saw Manu Ginobili watching from the bench with an ankle injury, it became clear to Spurs’ management that a change was in order. Even the presence of Ginobili on the court in that postseason series, against the I-35 rival Dallas Mavericks, ...

San Antonio Spurs Still Have The Suns’ Number

May 1st, 2010
  Steve Nash and the Phoenix Suns must be popping Tums like candy with the indigestion they likely have after advancing to the Western Conference Semifinals. A mere two weeks ago, it seemed everything was lining up for the Phoenix Suns to be able to fast-break their way to the conference ...

The San Antonio Spurs and Rabies Shots

April 20th, 2010
Although it was back on the last day of October, the play that made the highlight reel is still fresh in at least one player's mind. He was constantly reminded for the next month with an array of rabies shots. It wasn't a highlight dunk or block that got Ginobili the ...

San Antonio Spurs-Dallas Mavericks: I-35 Rivalry Could Be on Life Support

April 15th, 2010
A span of 274 miles have never meant so much in sports. It is the driving distance between San Antonio and Dallas on Interstate 35. It’s a route the Spurs and Mavericks will become reacquainted with over the next week or so. For two teams that are seemingly so different, both ...