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Spurs topple Grizzlies 103-89

March 29, 2015

D. Clarke Evans / NBA/ Getty Images The San Antonio Spurs (47-26) got a glimpse of their future Sunday night, as they followed the stellar play of Kawhi Leonard en route to a 103-89 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies (50-24). Leonard lit up the fourth quarter with 15 points on 6-of-7 sho...

Spurs edge out season opener

October 29, 2014

The San Antonio Spurs (1-0) opened the season narrowly defeating their in state rival Dallas Mavericks (0-1) 101-100 in a hasty finish on Tuesday, October 28 at the AT&T Center. Tony Parker led the way for the Spurs finishing the game with 23 points, three assists and three rebounds while ...

Spurs claim 5th title

June 18, 2014

How sweet it is! The San Antonio Spurs defeated the Miami Heat 104-87 in Game 5 of the 2014 NBA Finals on Sunday, June 15, to win the series 4-1 and be crowned NBA Champions for the first time since 2007 and the fifth time in franchise history. Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard led San Antonio with 22 poin...

Spurs unable to stop LeBron, Heat even NBA Finals at 1-1

June 8, 2014

Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE/Getty Images On the strength of LeBron James’ 35 points and 10 rebounds combined with the San Antonio Spurs’ inability to make free throws down the stretch, the Miami Heat edged out a 98-96 Game 2 victory that ties the NBA Finals series at 1-1. ...

Miami overheats as Spurs rally to win

June 5, 2014

Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE/Getty Images The San Antonio Spurs pushed back a relentless Miami Heat team in unusual temperatures at the AT&T Center in Game 1 of the NBA Finals, to take an early 1-0 series lead. The Spurs’ 110-95 victory now marks the sixth time they have won...

Spurs take back series

May 30, 2014

Young horses run fast but old horses know the way. That adage proved true on Thursday, May 29, as the Spurs defeated the Thunder 117-89 at the AT&T Center to regain control of the Western Conference Finals with a 3-2 series lead. Tim Duncan led the Spurs with 22 points, 12 rebounds and two ...

Spurs stun Thunder in Game 2

May 24, 2014

The San Antonio Spurs took decisive control of the Western Conference Finals on May 21, after a stunning game two victory over Oklahoma City, defeating the Thunder 112-77 at the AT&T Center. The victory puts the Spurs in sole control of the Western Conference Finals, with a commanding 2-0 se...

Spurs stun Thunder in Game 2

May 23, 2014

The San Antonio Spurs took decisive control of the Western Conference Finals on May 21, after a stunning game two victory over Oklahoma City, defeating the Thunder 112-77 at the AT&T Center. The victory puts the Spurs in sole control of the Western Conference Finals, with a commanding 2-0 series lead. ...

Spurs offensive attack too much for Thunder in Game 1

May 19, 2014

As it has been all season, the San Antonio Spurs needed a total team effort to take Game 1 of the Western Conference Finals over the Oklahoma City Thunder. Tim Duncan led an offensive barrage with 27 points and seven rebounds as the Spurs scored 33 points in the fourth quarter to secure a...

Spurs breeze past Blazers

May 15, 2014

The San Antonio Spurs brushed aside the Portland Trailblazers on Wednesday, May 14 in a dominant 104-82 home win in game five of the Western Conference second round series. With the win, the Spurs now advance to their third straight Western Conference finals. Kawhi Leonard and Danny Green ...

Spurs soar past Mavericks

May 5, 2014

The San Antonio Spurs soared past the Dallas Mavericks 119-96 in a game seven thriller on Sunday, May 4 at a sold out AT&T Center. After losing a heartbreaker in game six, San Antonio came out full of grit, determination and intent as they played in front of a raucous 18,581 fans. Tony ...

Spurs handle Mavericks 109-103, take 3-2 series advantage

April 30, 2014

Tiago Splitter finished the game with a playoff career-high 17 points. D. Clarke Evans/ NBA Photos Playing in the most important home game up to date, the San Antonio Spurs had plenty of inspiration and urgency on their minds. This was no better illustrated than in the...