Manu Ginobili turns heads, but team defense keys Spurs' win over Thunder

SportingNews

The Spurs drafted — and retained — their current nucleus of Tim Duncan, Manu Ginobili and Tony Parker. Although Duncan was the obvious choice as the number-one pick in 1997, Ginobili was chosen 57th overall in 1999 and Parker was chosen 28th overall How did Tony Parker progress from a 19-year-old rookie to the MVP […]

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Tell us: Who will win Parker-Westbrook matchup?

USA TODAY

As far as Tony Parker is concerned, Russell Westbrook has yet to face a real challenge at his position so far in these Playoffs. Parker is right, of course, as Westbrook has only had to deal with a decaying Jason Kidd, and the Tony Parker had 25 points in a March 16 win at Oklahoma […]

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OKC's Durant says Thunder aren't in awe of Spurs

CBSSports.co

Police said a gunman held up a sandwich shop, sexually assaulted a victim, then took police on a chase through the southwest side of Oklahoma City before it all came to a crashing stop. Memphis Grizzlies forward Zach Randolph (50), Oklahoma City Thunder center Nazr Mohammed, and Grizzlies guard O. J. Mayo (32) watch the […]

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San Antonio beats Oklahoma City in opener of West finals | NBA playoffs

The Seattle

Manu Ginobili scored 26 points to lead the host San Antonio Spurs to a 101-98 victory over Oklahoma City in Game 1 of the NBA Western Conference final series. Including regular-season play, the Spurs have won 19 games in a row. Tim Duncan by SpursCupcake on May 27, 2012 8:40 PM CDT up reply actions […]

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Dwyane Wade reflects on nightmare outing

ESPN (blog)

By Royce Young | NBA Blogger Something has to be up with Dwyane Wade, right? He just played the worst game of maybe not only his playoff career, but his entire career period in Game 3 against the Pacers. He went a dismal 2-13 from the floor for five That having been said, people have […]

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Clippers Vs. Spurs: San Antonio's Offense Has Been Simply Astonishing In NBA …

SB Nation

Los Angeles Clippers' Blake Griffin (32) is blocked by San Antonio Spurs' Matt Bonner, left, during the first quarter of Game 2 of an NBA basketball Western Conference semifinal playoff series on Thursday, May 17, 2012, in San Antonio. Recently, my editor ruined it all by forcing me to go to a Spurs game in […]

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Dwyane Wade reflects on nightmare outing

ESPN (blog)

Miami Heat's LeBron James (6) and Dwyane Wade, right, leave the court after losing 94-75 to the Indiana Pacers in Game 3 of their NBA basketball Eastern Conference semifinal playoff series, Thursday, May 17, 2012, in Indianapolis. While it may be one of the bigger games in recent Pacer history – likely bringing with it […]

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Tony Parker has a birthday win; Spurs go up 2-0 on Clippers

LubbockOnlin

On his 30th birthday, Tony Parker first kept the San Antonio Spurs on pace for what might be another lopsided playoff sweep. Then the All-Star who's always quick to needle Tim Duncan about his age finally acknowledgedMore >> By The Associated Press By PAUL J. WEBER AP SAN ANTONIO — On his 30th birthday, Tony […]

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Chris Paul, Dwyane Wade crumble on big stage, but why?

USA TODAY

Amidst a terrible 2-for-13 shooting performance, Dwyane Wade unleashed some frustration during Game 3 against the Pacers on Thursday night. But it wasn't the Pacers who he took his anger out on. Dwyane Wade is having one of the worst games of his career, and he appears to have made matters even worse by yelling […]

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Sweet 16: Streaking Spurs go up 2-0 on Clippers

Houston Chro

By Jeff Garcia, Project Spurs The 2012 Olympic Games are inching closer and San Antonio Spurs' Tony Parker will be in London representing the French national basketball team in what should prove to be one exciting basketball tournament. Tony Parker scored 22 points on his 30th birthday, Tim Duncan had 18 and the San Antonio […]

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