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  1. About Last Night: Chasing Pau Gasol

    Shane Ryan

    In case you were out hoarding fireworks in an attempt to become the Grinch Who Stole July 4, only to see your shrunken heart enlarged after a long speech about the meaning of America from Tim Howard, here's what you missed in sports on Wednesday...

    Blog | July 03, 2014
  2. What Movies Should the Spurs and Heat See Now?

    Kevin Lincoln

    LeBron James went to the movies on Saturday night. This is a news story, which both makes sense and carries within itself a haunting stupidity: On the one hand, James is one of the most iconic entertainers in the world, currently battling on the bigg...

    Blog | June 10, 2014
  3. The Foreign Legion in San Antonio

    Kirk Goldsberry

    It took a throwback performance from Tim Duncan in overtime to thwart the Oklahoma City Thunder on Saturday night, locking up the Western Conference for the Spurs. That extra frame evoked a bygone era, when the Big Fundamental banged and banked his t...

    Blog | June 02, 2014
  4. The Weirdest of the Weirdos: Manu Ginobili and the Spurs' Ex...

    Jared Dubin

    When you think of the San Antonio Spurs, you think of Tim Duncan. As well you should. He's the longest-tenured player on the team; he holds all kinds of franchise records; he has long been a paragon of the virtues &mda...

    Blog | May 27, 2014
  5. Hammer Time: A Breakdown of San Antonio’s Killer Offensive ...

    Kirk Goldsberry

    There are no superheroes, but last night Danny Green sure looked like one. He made seven of his 10 shots from beyond the arc. But Green's success is not just individual in nature; more often than not, his long-distance looks are merely punc...

    Blog | May 22, 2014
  6. Pop Culture

    Louisa Thomas

    What makes a basketball team good? The obvious answer is the ability to win. But winning decides which team is better in any given game, a question that's not quite the same. The Spurs are a very, very good basketball team. What makes th...

    Blog | May 12, 2014
  7. Even the Spurs' Salsa Endorsements Are Beautiful and Efficient

    Chris Ryan

    Here's an ad for a San Antonio supermarket chain featuring your favorite Spurs — Tony Parker, Manu Ginobili, Tim Duncan, Kawhi Leonard, and Red Mamba Matt Bonner. Gregg Popovich either (a) wrote and directed this clip and probably has a post-NB...

    Blog | October 30, 2013
  8. The Spurs Stay the Spurs: Why San Antonio Will Be Back in the NBA...

    Carles

    In the modern era, the Spurs have never had to prepare for a season after a potentially franchise-defining loss. After watching the team choke away the last two games of the NBA Finals, I thought my interest in the NBA would never be the same. I had ...

    Blog | October 21, 2013
  9. NBA Shootaround: All-Time Great Draft Moments

    Grantland Staff

    So much amazing will be happening tonight, and the Shootaround crew is here to help you look back on some of the unforgettable moments from NBA drafts past. Derrick Rose, no. 1 overall, Chicago Bulls, 2008 Robert Mays: The real moment had c...

    Blog | June 27, 2013
  10. Why the Heat's Big Three Are Champions and the NBA's Star System ...

    Zach Lowe

    Stars win or lose basketball games in the postseason. That's what everyone says, anyway. They play more minutes as the stakes rise and coaches shrink their rotations. Tim Duncan, ageless freaking Tim Duncan, just played 44:26 and 43:10 in back-to-bac...

    Blog | June 21, 2013
  11. NBA Finals Shootaround: The Gospel of King James

    Grantland Staff

    So much amazing is happening, and the Shootaround crew is here to help you keep track of it all. You'll find takes on moments you might've missed from the previous night, along with ones you will remember forever. Not-So-Simple Math netw3rk: ...

    Blog | June 21, 2013
  12. Everything Matters: How to Understand (and Enjoy) Game 7 of the N...

    Zach Lowe

    If you'll allow a mini-rant: The widespread use of the word "choke" on Wednesday irritated me. The Spurs "choked," according to some talking heads and lots of fans on Twitter; even a San Antonio radio host suggested they did, and asked me whether I a...

    Blog | June 20, 2013
  13. 10 Key Thoughts on the Greatest, Most Insane NBA Finals Game in Y...

    Zach Lowe

    There have been other recent Finals games that have reached a special place where you throw off the analyst hat, close the laptop, and just take it all in with a wide-eyed giddiness and a tension so profound it surprises you. A few that stand out: Bo...

    Blog | June 19, 2013
  14. NBA Finals Shootaround: A Manu-Splendored Thing

    Grantland Staff

    So much amazing is happening, and the Shootaround crew is here to help you keep track of it all. You'll find takes on moments you might've missed from the previous night, along with ones you will remember forever. GINOBBBBBBBIILLIIIIII Robert...

    Blog | June 17, 2013
  15. We Went There: Manu Reigns and Miami Sputters in Game 5

    Zach Lowe

    The Heat have talked openly about how facing three of the league's top five defenses over the last three rounds has taken the fast-paced style out of their offense. Great defenses, with weeks to scout a single opponent, don't fall for the whirring de...

    Blog | June 17, 2013
  16. 'Enjoying the Spurs': The San Antonio Fan Manifesto

    Carles

    Since the late 1990s, the San Antonio Spurs have built an army of obnoxious, elitist fans whose heads are filled with so much paranoia that most of the team's misfortunes can only be explained by conspiracy theories. It is probably the most complex f...

    Blog | June 11, 2013