Belinelli's trick to dealing with his head coach: "I think Pop is always right."
Marco Belinelli has a new ring http://t.co/6IAcgKENNW
Spurs win season opener on ring night 101-100 over Mavs. Parker 23 points, Manu 20, Belinelli 15, Duncan 14, Green 13. SA 1-0 to start
Belinelli lost Devin Harris twice after made Spurs baskets, twice resulting in Dallas 3-pointers. He is now on the bench.
Pop is about to murder Marco Belinelli I think.
If the Mavs don't settle down, Belinelli's gonna get a career high just on technical foul shots alone.
Spurs: Parker, Green, Belinelli, Duncan, Bonner. Mavs: Nelson, Ellis, Parsons, Nowitzki, Chandler. Game 1 of 82.
Quinteto inicial de San Antonio Spurs: Tony Parker - Danny Green - Marco Belinelli - Matt Bonner - Tim Duncan
Belinelli and Bonner will start tonight for Spurs. Can't believe I actually guessed that.
Starters for tonight's game on Spurs' side: Tony Parker, Danny Green, Marco Belinelli, Matt Bonner, Tim Duncan
Spurs starters: Parker, Green, Belinelli, Bonner, Duncan
Per Pop, Marco Belinelli, Matt Bonner will start in place of Kawhi and Splitter.
Best EFG% catch and shoot players (top 100 atts) Korver (71.3%) JR Smith (67.2) Calderon (66.1) Miller (64.1) Ariza (63.6%) Belinelli (63.1)
Patty Mills was the only Spurs player to score 30 off the bench, though. Belinelli was in starting lineup the night he went for 32 vs. NY
Pop used all his timeouts in the third quarter so Spurs having to give fouls in order to make substitutions. Belinelli coming in for Parker.
Spurs playing more regulars in the fourth quarter than they probably will in April here. Duncan, Parker, Green and Belinelli start the 4th.
Belinelli screwed up something on defense. Pop pulled him two minutes in and chewed him out all the way to his seat.
Marco Belinelli wearing white sneakers when the Spurs go with the predominantly black unis always throws me off
Spurs: Parker, Belinelli, Green, Duncan, Bonner. Rockets: Beverley, Harden, Ariza, Jones, Tarik Black.
Spurs: Parker, Green, Belinelli, Diaw, Duncan. Hawks: Teague, Korver, Carroll, Millsap, Horford.
What Pop hopes to gain from starting Belinelli: "I just want him to get in shape. I want him to work off the pasta he ate all summer."
Pop says he'll start Marco Belinelli at SF tonight. It's the only lineup change he's sure of.
Pop starting to Marco Belinelli tonight for more conditioning: "I just want him to work off all the pasta he had over the summer," Joked Pop
Spurs on verge of finishing this one off, up 106-99, 10.3 seconds left. Anderson, Ayres, Belinelli, J. Green and Daye all with at least 12.
Closing lineup: Cotton, Belinelli, Ayres, Daye, Anderson.
Belinelli just threw a pass over my head. Not good considering I'm sitting courtside.
Parker throws ball into 5th row, then stares Marco Belinelli down because he can't elongate his body like Mr. Fantastic. TO No. 14.
Anderson finishes with 17 points, Belinelli with 18 and Joseph with 14.
Ball game: Preseason Heat defeat Preseason Spurs 111-108. Spurs now 1-3 in preseason. Belinelli leads SA with 18 points. Anderson with 17
And it's overtime in the preseason. Spurs 100, Heat 100. Belinelli has 18 points, Anderson 15 points for the Spurs.