Spurs’ shooting blitz doomed Jazz; take 2-0 series lead

Tony Parker led the San Antonio Spurs with scored 18 points and nine assist, rookie Kawhi Leonard added 17 points, and Danny Green chipped in 13 points as Spurs handed the Jazz their second-worst playoff loss in franchise history, crushing Utah 114-83 on Wednesday night to take a 2-0 lead in the first-round series. Coach Gregg Popovich practically…

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Jackson and Diaw could be Spurs’ missing pieces

The San Antonio Spurs have played consistent basketball throughout this season, some believed they outdid themselves running out of the gates and claiming the second-best record in West despite injuries to key players like Manu Ginobili and Tiago Splitter. People tend to forget that last season, the same Spurs team finished the season on top of…

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Duncan led Spurs in easy win over Wolves, Parker injured

This article is cross-posted at Spurs Basketball. Tim Duncan had a double double performance as he the San Antonio Spurs in an easy 116-100 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves. Duncan finished with 21 points and 15 rebounds, four assists, one steal and one block shot in just 24 minutes of action playing inspired basketball with…

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Jackson back in San Antonio

This article is cross-posted at Spurs Basketball. The Golden State Warriors traded swingman Stephen Jackson to the San Antonio Spurs on Thursday for small forward Richard Jefferson, the rights to T.J. Ford (who announced his retirement earlier this week ), and a conditional first-round draft pick this year. San Antonio’s pick is lottery protected, but…

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Spurs pounded the Knicks, Ford hurt again

This article is cross-posted at Spurs Basketball. Tony Parker scored 32 points and the San Antonio Spurs dealt Jeremy Lin and the New York Knicks a third consecutive loss, 118-105 on Wednesday night. San Antonio pounded it on the inside, outscoring the Knicks 60-38 on inside points, on their way to a 54.1 percent shooting…

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