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An NBA Preview: Texas Edition

An NBA Preview: Texas Edition

Max Aguirre, Ryder Martin, and Dalton Hartmann

July 29, 2020

After many months of speculation and anticipation, the NBA has finally made its long awaited return. The Orlando bubble seems to be working: 22 teams have arrived and will continue the season from where they left off in March. All three Texas teams will be participating in the restart. We discuss each...

Shocking moves and trades continue throughout 2017 NBA offseason

Shocking moves and trades continue throughout 2017 NBA offseason

Ricky Galindo

August 30, 2017

This past NBA season, we witnessed the Golden State Warriors and the Cleveland Cavaliers clash in the NBA Finals for the third year in a row. The Warriors came out on top by winning the series four games to one. Many believed that the Warriors were a lock to win the finals since the beginning of the season...

One more run

Jakob Lopez

October 11, 2015

San Antonio Spurs fans must be dreaming. For the first time in the organization’s history, the Spurs nabbed the top marquee free agent on the market, LaMarcus Aldridge, during the off-season. And they didn’t stop there. The Spurs rounded out their roster with veteran free agent and noted N...

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 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...

Rowdy Plus: Episode 8

May 4, 2014

Hey everybody! This is the last episode of the semester. We say our farewell's to people of the Paisano staff and also throw in a little sports talk. Take a listen and see you all next semester! ...

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...

Mavs defeat Spurs, even series 1-1

April 25, 2014

The Alamo City was largely despondent Wednesday night, as the Dallas Mavericks defeated the San Antonio Spurs 113-92 on April 23, in front of a sold out AT&T Center to even the first round series 1-1. Turnovers plagued the Spurs throughout the night, as they could not shake the urge to giv...

Spurs control first-round series with dramatic 95-80 come back over Dallas Mavericks

April 22, 2014

D. Clarke Evans/ NBA Photos Facing their in-state rivals to start the 2014 playoffs, the San Antonio Spurs erased a late 10 point lead by the Dallas Mavericks to take Game 1 of their first round series 95-80 on Sunday, April 20 at the AT&T Center. Tim Duncan scored nine of his game-high ...

San Antonio

April 15, 2014

It wasn’t always an easy road, but the San Antonio Spurs clinched home court advantage throughout the playoffs with a 112-104 win over the Phoenix Suns on Friday, April 11 at the AT&T Center. The Spurs (62-18) were led by Danny Green, who scored a career-high 33 points on 12- of-17 shoot...

Spurs rout Mavericks

January 9, 2014

The San Antonio Spurs (28-8) defeated their in state rival Dallas Mavericks (20-16) 112-92 in a blowout win at a sold-out AT&T Center on Wednesday, Jan. 8. The Spurs, coming off a fresh overtime victory the previous night against Memphis, had a spring in their step throughout and managed to d...