| Feb 10, 2015
| 5:38 PM
Gregg Popovich spent 19 seasons teaching his players how to use teamwork and ball movement to break down defenses.
The philosophy still works.
On a night San Antonio started the fourth quarter in a 14-point hole at Indiana, Popovich's principles...
| Feb 9, 2015
| 6:57 PM
INDIANAPOLIS -- The San Antonio Spurs' huge fourth-quarter rally helped Gregg Popovich reach the 1,000-win milestone Monday night.
Marco Belinelli's baseline jumper with 2.1 seconds left capped San Antonio's 95-93 victory at Indiana.
| Feb 6, 2015
| 10:05 PM
All the perspective that was needed was there in Friday night's 98-85 loss to the San Antonio Spurs at the AT&T Center.
How did the Miami Heat fall out of a playoff seed for the first time this season?
Because Justin Hamilton was their first player...
| Feb 1, 2015
| 8:28 PM
The Clippers needed a jolt after a bad loss, so Matt Barnes did what comes naturally.
He reached for his cell phone.
"The infamous group text," Barnes said, smiling.
Barnes usually likes to dispatch profane jokes or random pictures of people who...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 9:28 PM
SAN ANTONIO — It took two and a half weeks, but the Orlando Magic finally played like a desperate team Wednesday night.
The Magic displayed emotion against the San Antonio Spurs. They showed some heart. And they did it from the beginning of a game...
| Jan 31, 2015
| 9:55 PM
Before every game, whether they're at home or on the road, the Clippers are greeted by the same four phrases on the whiteboard inside their locker room amid a varying set of instructions related to their opponent.
"PLAY HARD! PLAY SMART! PLAY TOGETHER!...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 8:00 PM
With Kobe Bryant missing the game with a potentially season-ending injury, Coach Byron Scott opted to shuffle his starting lineup against the NBA's reigning champion San Antonio Spurs.
Rookie Jordan Clarkson made his first start for the Lakers,...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 10:24 PM
The struggling Bulls entered Thursday without Joakim Noah and Mike Dunleavy and faced a defending champion Spurs team finally hitting its stride with a healthy Kawhi Leonard. There couldn't have been a better time to learn that Derrick Rose was cleared to...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 6:30 AM
Kobe Bryant will have his torn rotator cuff examined in Los Angeles on Friday, and the Lakers (12-31) are set to play the San Antonio Spurs (27-17) without him.
In December, the Lakers beat the Spurs in San Antonio, 112-110, led by Nick Young with 29...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 4:22 PM
The Lakers lost all three games in Week 12, building a four-game losing streak.
They'll play four times in Week 13, visiting the Phoenix Suns (24-18), New Orleans Pelicans (20-20) and San Antonio Spurs (26-16) before returning to Staples Center to...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 8:01 PM
Last week’s ranking in parentheses, statistics are through Friday’s games:
1. ATLANTA: Better stop underestimating these Hawks. Their 11-game winning streak currently is longest in the NBA. (2)
2. GOLDEN STATE: It’s a trend: Steve...