Check out five observations on the Spurs, courtesy of Marc Stein.
Can't say I'm blown away, like Kobe Bryant. But surprised? Sure. I was at Staples Center on Sunday afternoon and I certainly didn't expect Kobe to be tagged with a one-game suspension for catching Manu Ginobili with that elbow at the end...
Marc Stein reports from Spurs camp on position battles, the new shooting coach and Duncan's roots.
Tony Parker insists that his focus won't be affected if contract talks are put off until the offseason.