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2013 NBA Finals: A Great Performance By Tim Duncan Squandered By Spurs

San Antonio Spurs power forward Tim Duncan reverted back to the form that won him three Finals MVP Awards during game six of the 2013 NBA Finals against the Miami Heat.  As he scored 25 points and grabbed eight rebounds. Tony Parker did a great job finding open teammates with six assists and Kawhi Leonard added 10. Their excellent play helped give the Spurs a six point lead at half time and eventually pushed to 13 late in the third quarter
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2013 NBA Finals: San Antonio Spurs PG Tony Parker Will Play In Game 4

San Antonio Spurs point guard Tony Parker will play and start tonight in Game 4 of the 2013 NBA Finals, according to ESPN NBA Insider Chris Broussard. Parker suffered a mild hamstring strain in the Spurs' Game 3 victory. Backup point guard Gary Neal stepped up in Parker's absence, as he scored 24 points, including six three pointers, and led San Antonio to a 36-point blowout win. Neal's tremendous performance
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2013 NBA Finals : Down 0-1 To Spurs, Heat Not Out

[dropcap]M[/dropcap]IAMI – Despite an improbable and acrobatic shot by Tony Parker, the defending champion Miami Heat may be down 0-1 in the 2013 NBA Finals, but they are far from out. Parker’s shot with 5.2 seconds left, lifted the San Antonio Spurs to a 92-88 win and 1-0 lead, while the legion of Heat detractors—and haters—are quick to celebrate, it would be wise to not write off the Heat so quickly.
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2013 NBA Finals: The Clinching Shot By Tony Parker Is It The Play Of The 2013 NBA Playoffs?

In game one of the 2013 NBA Finals the San Antonio Spurs held a two point lead and got the ball to their best player, point guard Tony Parker just past the three-point line. He got the defensive mismatch in Miami Heat forward Chris Bosh who didn't allow him to create enough space to either drive to the hoop or pull up for a jumper. Bosh's effort forced Parker into the defense of LeBron James and it seemed that a shot clock violation
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2013 NBA Finals : Is Spurs PG Tony Parker Really The Third Best Player In the League?

With the 2013 NBA Finals set to tip-off, the emergence of San Antonio Spurs point guard Tony Parker may have put him in élite company. ESPN NBA analyst, Jalen Rose tweeted that Parker was the third best player in the NBA behind Kevin Durant and LeBron James. While the 31-year-old native of Paris has three NBA titles, five All-Star appearances and one NBA Finals MVP to his name, Parker is
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San Antonio Spurs Get Extra Rest Before NBA Finals

Over the past three seasons, the San Antonio Spurs dominated the Western Conference during the regular season, only to struggle when it was time for the playoffs. However, this year has turned out to be a different story for the Spurs. With their Western Conference Finals four-game sweep of the Memphis Grizzlies, the Spurs now have a 12-2 record in the post season and will get to wait ten days
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2013 NBA Playoffs: Western Conference Preview

The Western Conference Finals start today at 3:30 EST between the Memphis Grizzlies and the San Antonio Spurs. Both teams have earned the right to make it this far. Now which team will represent the Western Conference in the NBA Finals? Will it be the veteran, battle tested Spurs? Or will the tough, up and coming Grizzlies earn their first trip in franchise history to the NBA Finals? The Spurs are
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2013 NBA Playoffs: Barnes Takes Hard Fall

Since the second half of game two Klay Thompson has had a hard time scoring the basketball against the San Antonio Spurs. He will need to step up   his game as rookie Harrison Barnes got hurt right before halftime after a hard fall while contesting a shot attempt by Boris Diaw who traveled before he got fouled. Before leaving the game Barnes had scored eight points on 4-7 shooting. The good news is that after a few minutes he was able
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2013 NBA Playoffs: If Warriors Are To Advance Thompson Has To Show Up

The Golden State Warriors face a must win at home on Thursday night after getting blown out by the San Antonio Spurs in game five on the road. Jarrett Jack played well and Harrison Barnes continued his outstanding postseason play. As for Stephen Curry the Spurs did a great job of playing physical with him and forcing him into difficult shots. When the game got out of hand Mark Jackson wisely put him on the bench to make sure he
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2013 NBA Playoffs: Warriors Dominate Overtime To Tie Series

Poor shooting, a long stretch without a field goal, fouls and turnovers played a major role in the first half for the Golden State Warriors in game four against the San Antonio Spurs. Stephen Curry hit two threes for an early six points and Mark Jackson wisely limited his minutes, Andrew Bogut and Carl Landry each picked up three fouls, Andris Biedrins did provide a lift with his defense and rebounding and Harrison Barnes provided the offense. Still at halftime trailed by eight. Tim Duncan and Manu Ginobili each scored 14 points at the break,