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San Antonio Spurs: The Tim Duncan Retirement Effect

Posted on 4 Aug, 2016, by in NBA

For the first time in 20 years, the San Antonio Spurs are entering a season without Tim Duncan as part of the team. It was going to happen at some point, but this puts a lot of pressure on Kawhi Leonard, LaMarcus Aldridge and some newer (not necessarily younger) kids on the central Texas block to take the franchise into its new era. More

Tim Duncan Free Throws, and What Dwight Howard, DeAndre Jordan and Andre Drummond can Learn

Posted on 22 Jul, 2016, by in NBA

With Tim Duncan retiring, the NBA is one big man short who can actually hit shots from the line. Duncan was never Mark Price, Ray Allen or another free throw sharpshooter, but compared to guys like Dwight Howard, Andre Drummond and DeAndre Jordan, he’s god-like from the line. More

8 Great Things for the Perfect Tim Duncan Collection

Posted on 12 Jul, 2016, by in NBA

Now that Tim Duncan is officially retired from his career in the NBA with the San Antonio Spurs, looking for some unique memorabilia of his and buying it just for the memories sounds like a pretty good idea. For those who want something that isn’t just a regular Duncan-Spurs jersey, here are some recommendations. More

Tim Duncan and his Place in NBA Statistical History

Posted on 12 Jul, 2016, by in Featured, NBA

A five-time NBA champion, three-time Finals MVP and two-time NBA MVP, Tim Duncan is retiring with an endless list of achievements, awards, and plenty of high ranking statistical milestones, blending in with the best of the best in NBA history. More

NBA Rumors – San Antonio Spurs Anticipating Tim Duncan’s Retirement for Almost a Decade

Posted on 11 Jul, 2016, by in NBA

One day, not out of the blue, but always with a pinch of surprise. Tim Duncan announced his retirement, something the San Antonio Spurs knew was going to come at some point, although being prepared for it never does fully take away the edge of the blow. More

NBA Rumors – Kevin Durant to Warriors Aftermath: Thunder, Mavericks, Spurs, Westbrook, Duncan, Gasol, Barnes & Bogut

Posted on 4 Jul, 2016, by in NBA

The NBA is going through an earthquake, as Kevin Durant leaves the Oklahoma City Thunder for the warm embrace of the Golden State Warriors. The league is changing as we speak, with the Dallas Mavericks leaping on leavings like Andrew Bogut and Harrison Barnes, Tim Duncan probably retiring and the San Antonio Spurs replacing him with Pau Gasol, and the Oklahoma City Thunder now facing a huge Russell Westbrook problem. More

NBA Rumors – San Antonio Spurs Know it Might be the End of the Tim Duncan Era

Posted on 29 Jun, 2016, by in NBA

The chances of Tim Duncan retiring probably became smaller once he decided to exercise his option for the 2016-2017 NBA season, but it seems like the San Antonio Spurs are completely convinced he’ll play for them next season; a retirement is still on the table. More

Top Ten Scorers in NBA Playoffs History

Posted on 20 May, 2016, by in Featured

The NBA’s playoff scoring top 10 is slowly changing with LeBron James moving up the list, now making to number four overall and first among active players. Still above him on the list? Kobe Bryant, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Michael Jordan. Tony Parker and Tim Duncan are the two other active players on the list. More

NBA Rumors – Thunder Go Through, Durant & Westbrook Better Than Ever

Posted on 13 May, 2016, by in NBA

As elimination games often are, the Oklahoma City Thunder beating the San Antonio Spurs in game 6 of their conference semifinals series was anticlimactic. More

10 Oldest NBA Players Heading Into the 2015-2016 Season

Posted on 15 Oct, 2015, by in Featured, NBA

Our annual rundown of the 10 oldest NBA players heading into the new season (2015-2016 this time) includes two players from the San Antonio Spurs (Tim Duncan & Manu Ginobili), two from the Los Angeles Clippers (Pablo Prigioni and Paul Pierce) and two from the Minnesota Timberwolves (Kevin Garnett & Andre Miller). Chris Andersen, Dirk Nowitzki, Jason Terry and Vince Carter complete the list of the league’s most elderly men. More