Michael Beasley

Ginobili's pass a 3-pointer; Popovich 5th in coaching wins

He's now the fifth-winningest coach in NBA history, though there are some things Gregg Popovich still doesn't know.

Like what everybody was yelling about after Manu Ginobili sank an overthrown pass for a 3-pointer, for example.

He was just as fooled initially as the referees and didn't realize the ball had gone in the basket, the most bizarre bucket of San Antonio's 100-91 victory over the New York Knicks on Tuesday night.

"I did not, in all honestly. I did not," Popovich said. "Then everybody started grabbing me and saying the ball went in. I said, 'Yeah, the ball went in!' I acted like I knew what was going on."

He almost always...

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