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Spurs to retire Duncan’s jersey to honor his great career

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Frankie Leal

November 30, 2016

For 19 years, he was the beloved cornerstone of the San Antonio Spurs franchise.  He was the epitome of class and consistency, winning a championship in three different decades and leading the silver and black to the playoffs year after year. Earlier this year on July 11, the 40-year old announced his reti...

Spurs look to younger players for post-Duncan success

Josh Zollicofer

October 19, 2016

The Spurs bring out the best of the city as fans cheer for the beloved team. Year in and year out, the Spurs strive to capture the NBA championship and consistently rank in the top 10 when it comes to attendance. My love for the Spurs often has me screaming at my television in times of anger and de...

Spurs prepare for post-Duncan era

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Jessica Jimenez

August 16, 2016

San Antonio’s off-season has been nothing shy of eventful. Although the announcement of Tim Dun- can’s retirement did not come as a complete shock to Spurs fans, the news was definitely hard to accept and meant big changes were on the way. While Duncan’s decision was supported by his t...

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...

Deja Vu in Game 2 as Spurs beat Lakers 102-91

April 24, 2013

NBAE/Getty Images Photo Credit: NBAE/Getty Images There was a battle in the AT&T Center on April 24, but not between the Spurs and the Lakers. Instead, the battle was between Tony Parker and Manu Ginobili for best Spurs guard to overcome late season inures and to punish the Los Ang...