Kawhi Leonard

Sources: Kawhi Leonard's rehab creating chilling effect with team

Months of discord centering on elements of treatment, rehabilitation and timetables for return from a right quadriceps injury have had a chilling …

NBA

Tony Parker Had The Most Spurs Response To Being Told ‘It Was Time’ For Him To Come Off The Bench

The Spurs’ culture that has been developed over the past 20 years under the guidance of Gregg Popovich has resulted in one of the longest runs of success for one franchise in NBA history.<p>San Antonio’s longevity can be attributed to a number of factors, but the ability to get players to buy in to …

NBA

Report: Kawhi Leonard disconnected from Spurs

Spurs star Kawhi Leonard missed most of the season with a vexing quad injury, returned, went out with a shoulder injury and is now sidelined …

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NBA rumors podcast: Sam Amick on Kawhi Leonard's rift with Spurs, players most likely to be traded, LeBron James' future and more

The NBA’s Feb. 8th trade deadline is rapidly approaching, so there was plenty to talk about in this week’s NBA Rumor Roundup episode of The HoopsHype …

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Slumping Cavaliers reportedly question Kevin Love’s illness in ‘fiery’ team meeting

Starting with a Christmas Day defeat to the Warriors, the Cavaliers have gone 3-9 and fallen to third in the Eastern Conference, six games behind Kyrie Irving’s Celtics. That slide hit what Cleveland can only hope was the nadir of its season Saturday with a 148-124 home loss to the Thunder, and a …

NBA

Kawhi Leonard's Camp Refutes Alleged Rift With Spurs

Kawhi Leonard‘s camp is refuting the report that describes Leonard as “distant” and “disconnected” from the Spurs organization.<p>In a story by the</i> …

Basketball

What Would It Take For Rockets To Beat Warriors In A Series?

The <b>Houston Rockets</b> beat the <b>Golden State Warriors</b> at home on Saturday night in a closely contested game that made a good chunk of the basketball world …

Basketball

Ginobili, Gasol to miss Cavs game

SAN ANTONIO - In addition to Kawhi Leonard (return from injury management) and Rudy Gay (heel), the Spurs will be without Pau Gasol and Manu Ginobili …

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NBA Rumour Mill: Kawhi Leonard ‘disconnected’ from Spurs, Cavs pick rides with LeBron, more suitors for DeAndre Jordan

SUPERSTARS are the theme for today’s NBA Rumour Mill, and one involves a franchise you wouldn’t expect.<p>Kawhi Leonard and his camp have been ‘distant’ …

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NBA updates: Toronto’s neat finds, Cleveland persisting struggles and more

With the trade deadline and All-Star break on the horizon, the NBA regular season is more than halfway through. What have we seen so far?<b>Young gems</b> …

NBA

NBA Awards Watch: B/R Staff Picks at the Midseason Mark

The NBA season has reached its midway point, and while recent discussions have spotlighted referees, fights and, of course, LaVar Ball, there have been plenty of award-worthy performances on the court—as well as from the sidelines and in front offices.<p>In an effort to sort out who deserves what thus …

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NBA games Monday, scores, highlights, updates: Cousins' historic triple-double lifts Pels over Bulls

We've got all the scores, highlights and news from an NBA Monday<p>Happy Monday! To celebrate, the NBA has nine games on tap, with some of the league's …

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Top Rumors

The Spurs relationship with Kawhi Leonard is far from strained, according to a relative. Disputing a report from ESPN, that described Leonard and his …

Basketball

Spurs, Cavs both limping into showdown

Last week, we learned certain members of the Cleveland Cavaliers require a guarantee of anonymity in order to acknowledge they need help. These days, …

NBA

Lakers Finally Having Some Success Without Lonzo Ball

Prominent rookie <b>Lonzo Ball</b> has orchestrated the <b>Los Angeles Lakers’</b> attack for much of the year. He has been a mixed bag on offense and outperforming …

NBA

Indiana Pacers: Ending an up-and-down road trip on a high note

SAN ANTONIO, TX - JANUARY 21: The Indiana Pacers as seen during the game against the San Antonio Spurs on January 21, 2018 at the AT<p>The Indiana …

NBA

Five teams that should call Hornets about trade for Kemba Walker

ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski sent shockwaves through the NBA on Friday by revealing that the Hornets have made Kemba Walker (as well as several other …

NBA

Spurs Weekly Recap Week 14

<b>Spurs 99 – Hawks 102</b><p>For the 16th loss of the season, the Spurs fell to the Atlanta Hawks, 102-99 in Atlanta on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. LaMarcus …

Basketball

What are the keys to being an elite shot-blocker? The NBA's best rim protectors share their secrets

An elite shot-blocker is extremely important in today’s NBA. They’re the second line of defense that can cover up teammates’ lapses on the perimeter, …

NBA

NBA All-Star 2018: Predictions for East, West reserves (and this year's biggest snubs)

The only real problem I had with the way the NBA All-Star starters vote turned out last week was the placement of Pelicans center DeMarcus Cousins …

Basketball

Beyond the Box Score: Spurs’ Rally Late Not Enough Against Pacers

<i>NBA Final</i><p><b>1</b><p><b>2</b><p><b>3</b><p><b>4</b><p><b>F</b><p><b>INDIANA PACERS (25-22)</b><p>22<p>24<p><b>25</b><p>23<p>94<p><b>SAN ANTONIO SPURS (30-18)</b><p><b>23</b><p><b>20</b><p>16<p><b>27</b><p><b>86</b><p><b></b>Coming into Sunday’s game against the Pacers, San Antonio looked to …

Basketball

A pair of Kings among top fantasy hoops waiver-wire pickups

Working the waiver wire is pivotal to succeeding in fantasy basketball. With so many games, injuries and endless shifts in rotations throughout the …

NBA

Impact Of Wall's Wizards Meeting Reveal Comes Down To Interpretation

<b>John Wall’s</b> postgame comments following the <b>Washington Wizards’</b> Friday night win over the Detroit Pistons about a previous players-only meeting gone …

NBA

This month going a lot better than expected for the Sixers

I remember looking at the calendar at the beginning of 2018 and wondering if three weeks in, we weren't already going to be looking at the playoffs …

Philadelphia Eagles

Payton, Magic overcome Irving's 40 points to beat Celtics

BOSTON — Elfrid Payton had 22 points and the Orlando Magic won for just the third time in their last 20 games, overcoming Kyrie Irving’s 40 points to …

Basketball

Tarrytown home's record sale, Blanton's major score, and more top stories

<i>Editor's note: When we weren't dodging black ice and complaining about the cold, Austinites were warming up with some seriously hot headlines. Among</i> …

Texas

Game Preview: San Antonio Spurs vs Indiana Pacers

After the failed comeback on Friday against the red hot Toronto Raptors, the Spurs head back to the States to face an Indiana Pacers team tonight who …

Basketball

NBA Insider: Wolves' success could mean All-Star nods for Butler, Towns

The NBA All-Star Game’s reserves will be announced on TNT before its Tuesday doubleheader. Might the Wolves be well-represented?

Basketball

NBA Trade Rumors: 5 Possible Destinations For Kemba Walker [Opinion]

The Charlotte Hornets have decided to pursue a potential trade that will involve the face of their franchise, Kemba Walker according to reports from</i> …

Basketball

Raptors starting to resemble 'Spurs North' more than ever

TORONTO — The story wasn’t that the San Antonio Spurs were in town.<p>The story was who wasn’t.<p>The NBA’s beacon of consistency — playing at a 50-win …

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