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If Manu Ginobili Retires, the Spurs Will Have Lost 5 of Their Top 10 Players

The positive outlook on the Kawhi Leonard-less Spurs is that last year, without their best player, they still won 47 games and snuck into the playoffs as the 7th seed. 346 more words

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Greek Freak No. 1 Amongst Power Forwards In Live 19

Rounding out the ‘top 5’ player rankings by position is the power forwards. But before we jump into it, be sure you check out the… 334 more words

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NBA: The Spurs Culture Left With Tim Duncan

The feud between Kawhi Leonard and the San Antonio Spurs finally came to a head when the 2014 Finals MVP was shipped out of San Antonio to the Toronto Raptors. 426 more words

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The New Spurs Era?

By Eli Yankelevich

In a league with an ever-changing dynamic, stability is the most important asset to a team. Historically, small market teams have struggled to sustain long term success. 407 more words

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The value of being good, not great; San Antonio Spurs

I wrote about the beauty of the middle ground going in to Coach Pop’s final years here

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Gambling against free agency

Now that the trade that shook the San Antonio Spurs‘ foundation is beginning to settle, it’s time to objectively analyze the trade. People much more qualified than me will break down the tape, figure out how the new pieces fit with the Raptors’ and the Spurs’ rosters and explain how it will all work, but I’m more interested in the philosophical decisions the San Antonio front office made to make this work. 1,018 more words

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LaMarcus Aldridge and Kyle Anderson Stepped up for the Spurs Last Season

Near the end of the 2017 playoffs, an injury to Kawhi Leonard propelled a series of events that would end his tenure with San Antonio. Some believed the following season would be disastrous for the Spurs, but it actually led to a great start of the season with a 1st round playoff exit to the Warriors. 145 more words

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