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Pre-season games set for 5 cities worldwide

NBA commissioner Adam Silver. AFP FILE PHOTO

The NBA will play pre-season games in five cities around the world next October, the league said Thursday.

Posted: April 11th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest Sports Stories,Multimedia,Photos,Photos and Videos | Read More »

NBA: Spurs stun Heat to take 2-1 series lead

San Antonio Spurs' Gary Neal (14) shoots against Miami Heat's Chris Bosh (1) during the first half at Game 3 of the NBA Finals basketball series, Tuesday, June 11, 2013, in San Antonio. AP

Gary Neal scored a playoff career-high 24 points as San Antonio authored a 23-8 run to start the third quarter and went on to rout Miami 113-77 in game three of the NBA finals on Tuesday.

Posted: June 12th, 2013 in Latest Sports Stories,Multimedia,Photos,Photos and Videos | Read More »

NBA: Crawford to call game two of Spurs-Heat final

A general view of the exterior of AmericanAirlines Arena before Game Two of the 2013 NBA Finals between the Miami Heat and the San Antonio Spurs at AmericanAirlines Arena on June 9, 2013 in Miami, Florida.

Joey Crawford, whose controversial ejection of Tim Duncan in 2007 led to the referee’s suspension, will work an NBA finals game involving San Antonio for the first time since his run-in with Duncan.

Posted: June 10th, 2013 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Spurs thump Grizzlies in series opener

Darrell Arthur #00 of the Memphis Grizzlies attempts to control a rebound against Manu Ginobili #20 of the San Antonio Spurs during Game One of the Western Conference Finals of the 2013 NBA Playoffs at AT&T Center on May 19, 2013 in San Antonio, Texas. AFP

The San Antonio Spurs drained 14 three-pointers in a convincing 105-83 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies in Sunday’s opening game of the NBA’s Western Conference finals.

Posted: May 20th, 2013 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Hawks’ Lou Williams suffers season-ending knee injury

FILE -- Atlanta Hawks shooting guard Louis Williams (3) reacts after scoring late in the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Utah Jazz, Friday, Jan. 11, 2013, in Atlanta.  Atlanta won 103-95. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

Lou Williams, the Atlanta Hawks’ third-leading scorer, will miss the remainder of the season with a right knee injury.

The Hawks announced before Saturday night’s game against San Antonio that Williams tore the anterior cruciate ligament in the knee in Friday night’s loss at Brooklyn. The tear was found when Williams was examined Saturday by Dr. Michael Bernot in Atlanta.

Posted: January 20th, 2013 in Basketball,Latest Sports Stories,NBA | Read More »

Spurs nail 20 treys to rout Mavs in Nowitzki’s return

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San Antonio Spurs' Kawhi Leonard dunks during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks, Sunday, Dec. 23, 2012, in San Antonio. (AP Photo/Darren Abate)

Dirk Nowitzki wasn’t expecting to play much during his season debut Sunday night against the San Antonio Spurs.

Posted: December 24th, 2012 in Basketball,Latest Sports Stories,NBA,Section | Read More »

Allen, Heat top short-handed Spurs, 105-100

Miami Heat guard Ray Allen celebrates after hitting a 3-point basket to beat the Cleveland Cavaliers

The NBA plans to make San Antonio pay for resting four starters.

The Miami Heat almost could not.

Posted: November 30th, 2012 in Basketball,Latest Sports Stories,NBA | Read More »

NBA vows to sanction Spurs for resting regulars

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San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich talks to reporters before an NBA basketball game against the Miami Heat, Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012, in Miami. ( AP Photo/Alan Diaz)

The San Antonio Spurs will be punished by the NBA for their decision to send four top players home and not make them available to play in Miami against the Heat on Thursday night.

Posted: November 30th, 2012 in Basketball,Latest Sports Stories,NBA | Read More »

Duncan leads Spurs past Davis, Hornets, 99-95

New Orleans Hornets power forward Anthony Davis (23) drives to the basket against San Antonio Spurs power forward Tim Duncan (21) in the first half of an NBA basketball game in New Orleans, Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

Anthony Davis fit right in.

Tim Duncan and the wily San Antonio Spurs were celebrating at the end.

Posted: November 1st, 2012 in Basketball,Latest Sports Stories,NBA | Read More »

Parker shines as Spurs hold off Thunder

Tony Parker scored 25 points and Tim Duncan and DeJuan Blair added “double-doubles” as San Antonio beat the Thunder in Oklahoma City 114-105 Friday in a clash of top NBA Western Conference teams.

Posted: March 17th, 2012 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Donaire hurt left fist in maiden 122 lb fight

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Donaire's hand after the fight versus Vasquez.

Nonito Donaire Jr. showed he still has the power at 122 pounds, but his hands took a pounding.

This was evident Saturday night (Sunday morning in Manila) when The Filipino Flash hacked out a split decision win over Wilfredo Vazquez Jr. to grab the World Boxing Organization super bantamweight crown in San Antonio, Texas.

Posted: February 6th, 2012 in Boxing / MMA,Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Latest Sports Stories,Professional | Read More »

Donaire, Vazquez all pumped up for clash

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here were a few choice words exchanged between Nonito Donaire and Wilfredo Vazquez Jr. Photo by Top Rank Boxing/Chris Farina

Nonito Donaire Jr., and Wilfredo Vazquez Jr., traded dagger looks and exchanged heated words during the final press conference for their WBO super bantamweight title fight on Saturday (Sunday morning in Manila) at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas.

Posted: February 3rd, 2012 in Featured Gallery,Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

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