San Antonio Spurs Rumors
Spurs coach Gregg Popovich on the potential benefits of calling out your team: “I don’t know. You can go either way probably. We just call it like we see it. We’ve always been honest and straightforward. I think players appreciate that. They don’t like to be tricked or manipulated or have smoke blown at them. The truth is always better.”
The San Antonio Spurs today announced additional details regarding Tim Duncan’s Jersey Retirement Night presented by H-E-B on Sunday, Dec. 18 when the Silver and Black host the New Orleans Pelicans at 6 p.m. CST. A special postgame ceremony honoring Duncan will take place on the AT&T Center floor and will be broadcast live on FOX Sports Southwest and the FOX Sports Go app and will be carried live by WOAI-AM 1200 and KXTN-FM 107.5.
Cody Westerlund: Gregg Popovich was asked about NBA players throwing towels, a la Rajon Rondo Reporter after reference to NBA players throwing towels: Would you take a chance on a great player who had a bad attitude? Gregg Popovich: “As long as he promised ahead of time not to throw a towel at me, I would do it.” Reporter: If you knew he was going to be a headcase? Gregg Popovich: “I don’t know if he’s going to throw the towel or not. Nobody wants a headcase. You try your best to bring solid people into your program. If someone goes awry, you deal with it.”