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2011 NBA Playoffs: Homecourt Will Be Vital for Tim Duncan’s Fifth Championship

April 11th, 2011
It has been a season of change for the San Antonio Spurs. Gregg Popovich and Tim Duncan have had to adapt to routines they were previously unfamiliar with. For Coach Pop, he took games in November and December much more seriously than ever in his 15 years as the Spurs’ head ...

NBA Trade Rumors: 5 Reasons Why Golden State Warriors Should Pursue Nene

February 11th, 2011
Carmelo Anthony isn’t the only Denver Nugget who might be a potential trade target. The Golden State Warriors have inquired about the availability of Nuggets center Nene. The eight-year player has a termination option on the last year of his deal. So before a trade is finalized, Nene would have ...

New Orleans Hornets vs. Boston Celtics: Post-Game Reaction and Grades

December 31st, 2010
Recap: Chris Paul had 20 points, David West had 19 as the New Orleans Hornets handed the Boston Celtics their second home loss of the season. At the start of the fourth quarter, it appeared as if the Celtics' defensive prowess would stifle any chances of a Hornets' victory, ...

San Antonio Spurs vs. Minnesota Timberwolves: Post-Reaction and Grades

December 4th, 2010
The San Antonio Spurs waited until the fourth quarter to get rolling. Once they did, the Minnesota Timberwolves could not stop them. Tim Duncan was the high man with 20 points and 10 rebounds.In the second meeting in nine days, the San Antonio Spurs once again came back to stun ...

Miami Heat Roster Too Flawed To Win Title This Year

November 25th, 2010
When LeBron James announced that he was "taking his talents to South Beach", the basketball world predicted that Miami Heat had a chance to threaten the Bulls' 72 win record. The Heat are currently one game above .500 at 8-7 and it appears they might not win their division, much less the ...

Five Things to Look For In Friday’s Spurs Vs. Mavericks Matchup

November 24th, 2010
  San Antonio Spurs (12-1) @ Dallas Mavericks (9-4) In a rematch of last year's Western Conference Quarterfinals series, the San Antonio Spurs and the Dallas Mavericks will resume one of the league's most heated rivalries. Rest assured, both teams have had this date circled for the last few weeks. ...

Tim Duncan’s New Role Beneficial for The Spurs Now and in The Future

November 23rd, 2010
The San Antonio Spurs have the best record in the league, while averaging a league second best 107.8 points per game. Tim Duncan has taken a backseat averaging 13.8 points and just 29.1 minutes of action in the first 13 games. It appears that we are finally witnessing a much needed ...

Spurs vs. Magic: Post-Game Grades and Reactions

November 23rd, 2010
The San Antonio Spurs just keep on rolling.They are now winners of 11 straight games after their victory against the Orlando Magic, snapping their four game winning streak.Ginobili was the high man with 25 points 6 rebounds and 9 assists. The Magic came into this game allowing a league low ...