Team Waives Laprovittola
The Phoenix Suns (9-22) will visit the AT&T Center tonight to take on our San Antonio Spurs (25-6) tonight in a Western Conference match up. While the Suns and Spurs are going in different directions, the Spurs know that a limping team is a team that can still hurt you so you have to punch the ticket and play the game.
The Spurs and Suns last met on December 15th and five Spurs ended up in double figures when the team as a whole shot a scorching 53%.
The overall regular season series stands at 88-75 with the Spurs winning the last eight and 20 of the last 24 games.
Great seats and affordable tickets for tonight game are still available so be sure to grab yours today and help cheer on your San Antonio Spurs!
Veteran scores 16 points, 10 in the pivotal 4th quarter.
The San Antonio Spurs held off a young and hungry Boston Celtics squad that were in the game up until the final stanza. The Celtics were led by Avery Bradly, who nearly had a triple double with 25 points, 10 boards and six assists. The Spurs were led by Kawhi Leonard who had 26 points on 9-16 shooting.
“I’ve said the last couple of days that we’ve made progress,” Celtics coach Brad Stevens said. “I didn’t think we played as well tonight as we did in Oklahoma City or maybe even at home against Toronto, but they had a lot to do with that. And every time that we got within striking distance, Kawhi Leonard made a huge play or they came up with a loose ball or an offensive rebound.
“They’re tremendous at maximizing every detail of the game. And, you know, hey, we’ve had our moments where we play really well, but we’re not as good as them at that.”
“It was just one of those situations,” Guard Tony Parker said. “It was kind of like they were coming back, and (Spurs coach Gregg Popovich) is the boss, I just try to do whatever he wants. Just put me in that situation. I’m just happy they went in.”
The Suns and Tim Duncan Retirement Day
The Spurs hit the road to take on the Phoenix Suns tonight before returning home to celebrate Tim Duncan’s retirement from the franchise this Sunday in a game against the New Orleans Pelicans.
Plenty of great seats and affordable tickets are still available so be sure to grab yours and come help celebrate and say farwell to the Franchise, Tim Duncan.
Hawks visit AT&T Center
The revamped San Antonio Spurs took on the Phoenix Suns without their starters and lost by only five points. Gasol, Mills, Parker, Green and Ginobili did not even travel with the team to Talking Stick Resort Arena.
While the game was a sloppy affair with the Spurs committing 30 turnovers and 34 fouls, there were some bright moments and one particular shining star that sat on the bench the entire second half, Kawhi Leonard who finished the game with
The Spurs second preseason game is this Saturday at the AT&T Center as they host the Atlanta Hawks. Plenty of great seats and affordable tickets are still available so be sure to grab yours today and help cheer on your San Antonio Spurs