A look at how the Spurs cracked that Mavs zone in the final minutes

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Against the ropes and staring up out of a 15-point hole, Rick Carlisle threw his patented zone defense at San Antonio with about five...

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Stopping the unstoppable: How the Spurs are defending LeBron James

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MIAMI — Defending the Miami Heat involves a strategy of concessions. You can’t stop everything they throw at you offensively;...

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How the Spurs have addressed the Zach Randolph problem

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Nightmares of Zach Randolph’s left hand haunted Spurs fans as Game 1 of the 2013 Western Conference Finals loomed. The last time...

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Out of the Timeout: The plays that flipped Game 1 on its head

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Manu Ginobili’s late third-quarter surge flipped the game upside down, but it was a pair of 3-pointers that broke the back of...

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The Spurs bench carves up the Rockets

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As the Spurs ran away with the game on Friday night against the Houston Rockets, we were treated with plenty of court time once again...

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Small Sample Size Theater: Danny Green moving without the ball

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Let’s enjoy a little Small Sample Size Theater (© Rob Mahoney) today. We’re only four games into what is a very long...

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Out of the Timeout: Boris Diaw in the Spurs offense

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Today is Media Day! Before we get to all the “what [insert player] did over the summer” and “how many pounds of...

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Out of the Timeout: Spurs bust the Clipper zone

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When teams are having trouble defending they sometimes turn to a zone defense. The zone is frowned upon by some in the NBA, as...

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Out of the Timeout: Tiago Splitter creates an open shot for Matt Bonner

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In this week’s Out of the Timeout, we look at a play from last night’s Spurs win over the Clippers. On this particular...

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Manu shows you how to defend a two-on-one fast break

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It was only a minute into the first regular season game of the year, but already Manu Ginobili did one of those Manu Ginobili things....

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Out of the Timeout: Kawhi Leonard’s game winner

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Alright, we’re going to do another of these this week. Let’s have a look at Kawhi Leonard’s game-winning shot...

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Out of the Timeout: The Spurs’ baseline cut and curl

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With the return of the season, we’re going back to the Out of the Timeout series. For those unfamiliar, in Out of the Timeout we...

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