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DeRozan’s late shot sends Spurs to 124-122 win over Wizards

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The San Antonio Spurs admitted it was tough trading Davis Bertans to Washington, and the subsequent circumstances surrounding his departure only made matters worse. The Spurs certainly had some seller’s remorse after Bertans’ play Saturday night,...

The “Beautiful Game” Spurs transcend NBA 2K

It was recently announced that the new edition of the NBA 2K series will include the 2014 Spurs in its stable of classic teams. Surely this is good news for fans who’d love nothing more than to take the...

Gregg Popovich’s ball skills were captured and shared without his knowledge or consent

Team USA is in Australia for its final stretch of preparations ahead of the FIBA World Cup. At practice in Melbourne as they prepare for a couple exhibition games against Patty Mills and the Australian National Team on...

The Spurs greatest playoff plays: Round 1, Bracket 1

Welcome to the first round of our quest to determine the Spurs greatest postseason plays of the Gregg Popovich era. Today is Bracket 1, and in true NCAA Tournament format, each play has been seeded one through eight,...

Open Thread: Austin Spurs will hold open tryouts

If you’ve been a Spurs fan for more than a few seasons, then you have most assuredly heard the tale of Jonathon Simmons. His rise through the ranks of the Austin Spurs after betting on himself and putting together...

The Spurs longest tenured employee, Pete Anton, has passed away

Pete Anton, the Spurs’ longest tentured employee, has passed away at age 93 following complications from a stroke. He was also the NBA’s oldest active employee. Per Jeff McDonald of the San Antonio Express News: Anton joined the...

Determining the greatest play in Spurs playoff history

Anyone who frequented PtR during the doldrums of last summer may remember The MANU Tournament. It was an NCAA-style tournament where you voted over the course of a few weeks to determine Manu Ginobili’s greatest play of all...

Open Thread: How half-time speeches can motivate or distract from a team’s performance

In a study by Berkley Hass, Berkeley Haas Prof. Emeritus Barry Staw and two colleagues, Katherine DeCelles and Peter de Goey studied hundreds of basketball half-time speeches to determine the effect of the speech and it correlation to the...

Derrick White appears primed to make the final Team USA roster

Team USA is down to 13 players to choose from to make their 12-man roster for the FIBA World Cup in China. That includes the Spurs’ own Derrick White, who has risen from camp invitee, to Select Team...

Open Thread: Happy birthday, Rudy Gay

Whether or not we care to admit it, we all took a collective sign of relief when Rudy Gay signed on with the San Antonio Spurs for a third season. While one player does not make a break a...

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