Spurs had the 2nd highest Net Rating in the league this week (+20.1). SA Off Rating: 107.3 points per 100, Def Rating: 87.2 PP/100. SA 4-0
It was only a matter of time: Kyle Anderson assigned to the Austin Spurs.
The San Antonio Spurs today assigned former St. Anthony/UCLA star Kyle Anderson to the Austin Spurs of the D-League.
The Spurs have assigned Kyle Anderson to the D-League. That appeared imminent unfortunately
With 8 minutes left in the 2Q vs. the Nets, the Spurs had a play that took 7 passes before Duncan made an open mid-range jumper. Seven...
Deron to reporters in San Antonio on Spurs: "It's a team you envy ... because they've had the same group of guys (+coach) for a long time."
Final: Spurs 99, Nets 87. Kawhi with 21 points, 9 rebounds. Parker with 22 points, 7 assists.
Hollins about to pull the plug with 2:50 left, Spurs up 15.
Sheer perfection there. Ginobili bullet pass underneath to spoon feed Green for the layup. That's 19 for Green, Spurs up 94-81.
Spurs allowed 36 points in the 1st half, 43 in the 2nd with almost five minutes still to play.
End of third quarter: Spurs 79, Nets 64. Parker has 19 points, 7 assists. Kawhi has 15 points, 6 rebounds.
Spurs shooting 52.5 percent, 7 for 18 on 3s. Have looked much better on O last couple of games -- mediocre opps, but still.
SPURS DEATH MACHINE: Activated.
Spurs on a 15-8 run after Nets cut it to 8, back up 15 late in the third quarter.
Teletovic killing the Spurs in the third quarter with 7 of his 16. Nets aer back within eight at 54-46.
Spurs hit more shots in the first half within 5 feet of the basket (16) than the Nets hit all half (15).
51-36 Spurs at halftime. Spurs shooting 51 percent, Nets shooting 34 percent. Those two stats pretty much sum everything up.
Halftime: Spurs 51, Nets 37. Parker with 14 points, Kawhi has 13 points.
I think the Spurs finally broke ESPN. http://t.co/5mZ5lekMnM
Halftime: Spurs 51, Brooklyn 36. Parker with 14, Leonard with 13, Duncan with 6/7/5/3/4. Brooklyn shooting 34.1 percent.
Now even BAYNES is setting up dunks with interior bounce passes. Spurs lead 47-32.
Spurs and Nets are tied in average age. The difference is that the Spurs move with purpose and the Nets move at a glacier place.
Jarrett Jack hits a pair of free throws to snap an 11-0 Spurs run, but it's now 36-20. Nets are now 8-for-28 (28.6 percent) from the floor.
That was quick. 8-0 run for Spurs in the first two minutes of the 2nd and they're up 33-18.
Floodgates are officially open. Spurs lead by 15.
Spurs have opened the second quarter with an 8-0 run, and now lead 33-18. Duncan dominating inside.
Why is the Spurs mascot a kangaroo?