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April 15, 2015 Updates

Marco Belinelli: “My goal is to play Eurobasket. But I am 29 and I have to see how I physically feel after the season. I will make a final decision after the NBA Playoffs. Coach Pianigiani knows how I am, I am gritting my teeth. For the other Italians in the NBA who end the season without playoffs (Bargnani and Gallinari) will be easier to rest, recover and be back in shape. I will talk with the other Italians in the NBA. We want to bring Italy back to highest levels” said Belinelli to Riccardo Pratesi of La Gazzetta dello Sport. Sportando

Happily or not, the coaches are doing it on their own, shortening their seasons by resting players. This has worked admirably for the defending champion Spurs, coming off two Finals apperances, but is hard on the core fans paying fancy prices to attend. A management source says an average NBA live gate is $1 million, boosted by the king’s ransom the Knicks and Lakers make–almost $3 million per opening–even with their bedraggled teams. Forbes.com

April 14, 2015 Updates

Fashion has always played a role in metal rock culture, from leather jackets and black shirts of bands like Iron Maiden to the masks and costumes of GWAR and Slipknot. If you’re in a metal band from San Antonio, goals of dressing in black are a little different. “My dream has always been to perform on stage in a David Robinson jersey,” said Danny Leal, frontman of the San Antonio metal band Upon A Burning Body. “But not just any ‘Admiral’ jersey, a legit, authentic one.” NBA.com

NBA action will return to Salt Lake City this summer with the 2015 Utah Jazz Summer League, which the Jazz will host at EnergySolutions Arena from July 6-9, the team announced today. In addition to the Jazz, the six-game, four-team event will also feature the Boston Celtics, Philadelphia 76ers and San Antonio Spurs. NBA.com

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The San Antonio Spurs today announced that they have assigned forward Kyle Anderson to the Austin Spurs of the NBA Development League. In five stints with Austin this season Anderson has appeared in 26 regular season games, averaging 21.3 points, 8.7 rebounds, 4.8 assists, 1.96 steals and 1.46 blocks in 40.0 minutes. He has also appeared in one playoff game for the Spurs this postseason, recording 17 points, 3 rebounds, 3 assists and 1 steal at Bakersfield on April 7. The Spurs host Game 2 of the best-of-three conference semifinal series vs. Bakersfield today at noon inside the Cedar Park Center. The former UCLA Bruin has appeared in 31 games for San Antonio this season, averaging 2.4 points and 2.3 rebounds in 11.3 minutes. NBA.com

 

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