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Open Thread: The player I’ll miss the most this season

Open Thread: The player I’ll miss the most this season

With so much change, fans may not have really noticed his departure After reviewing the Spurs 2018-19 schedule and looking at ket games and match ups, I felt myself mourning for the loss of Kyle Anderson. I hadn’t really given his exit from the roster too much thought as the announcement of his offer in Memphis came and went. But really, of all the changes coming to the Spurs this season, I believe Anderson’s absence will hit the hardest. The Summer of Kawhi really mowed down any real discussion as to the most disappointing changes the Spurs faced during the offseason. Leonard, the once...
ClutchPoints Aug 16, 2018
Spurs’ Jakob Poeltl says he can learn from Tim Duncan, Pau Gasol

Spurs’ Jakob Poeltl says he can learn from Tim Duncan, Pau Gasol

The San Antonio Spurs finally moved on from the Kawhi Leonard drama when the team shipped the 2014 Finals MVP to the Toronto Raptors in exchange for elite scorer DeMar DeRozan. One of the overlooked players in the deal was young Austrian big man Jakob Poeltl. With a chance to learn the ropes from Spurs […] The post Spurs’ Jakob Poeltl says he can learn from Tim Duncan, Pau Gasol appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Pounding The Rock Aug 16, 2018
Get to know Jakob Poeltl

Get to know Jakob Poeltl

The Spurs newest big man just had in introductory press conference with the local media. Austrian big man Jakob Poeltl — acquired from the Toronto Raptors via the Kawhi Leonard / DeMar DeRozan trade — had his introductory press conference with local media at the Spurs practice facility today. He talked about his first meeting with his new coach, Gregg Popovich: Jakob Poeltl on first dinner with Popovich... as always, little to no talk about basketball... just getting to know each other #Spurs pic.twitter.com/1jgg1Qj8BN— Jabari Young (@JabariJYoung) August 16, 2018 He also gave...
ClutchPoints Aug 16, 2018
Jakob Poeltl says it’s scary to think DeMar DeRozan will play with chip on his shoulder

Jakob Poeltl says it’s scary to think DeMar DeRozan will play with chip on his shoulder

The San Antonio Spurs introduced center Jakob Poeltl, part of the package the team received in exchange after trading Kawhi Leonard to the Toronto Raptors for DeMar DeRozan. Shortly after his formal welcome to the club, the 7-footer expressed his sincere worry for the rest of the league, knowing that his partner DeRozan would unleash […] The post Jakob Poeltl says it’s scary to think DeMar DeRozan will play with chip on his shoulder appeared first on ClutchPoints.
www.ocregister.com Aug 16, 2018
Bruce Bowen, saying he was excused for criticizing Kawhi Leonard, criticizes Clippers

Bruce Bowen, saying he was excused for criticizing Kawhi Leonard, criticizes Clippers

Bruce Bowen tells Dan Patrick he was just doing his job as a television analyst when he weighed in on Kawhi Leonard's situation with the Spurs – comments that Bowen says led the Clippers to decide to sever ties with him.
ClutchPoints Aug 16, 2018
ESPN panel believes Kawhi Leonard will join Lakers next year

ESPN panel believes Kawhi Leonard will join Lakers next year

Superstar small forward Kawhi Leonard may have been traded to the Toronto Raptors this offseason, but ESPN is predicting that the 27-year-old will eventually sign with the Los Angeles Lakers next summer. Leonard received a staggering 57.6 percent of votes, indicating he would call Staples Center home once he enters free agency next summer. The ESPN […] The post ESPN panel believes Kawhi Leonard will join Lakers next year appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Aug 15, 2018
Stephen A. Smith sides with Bruce Bowen on Kawhi Leonard comment after being sacked by Clippers

Stephen A. Smith sides with Bruce Bowen on Kawhi Leonard comment after being sacked by Clippers

Even though Kawhi Leonard has officially been a Toronto Raptor for weeks now, the drama around the trade continues. The Leonard saga was well documented throughout last year’s regular season, as rumors abounded that Leonard had been healthy enough to play for the San Antonio Spurs, but opted to sit out because of a perceived slight […] The post Stephen A. Smith sides with Bruce Bowen on Kawhi Leonard comment after being sacked by Clippers appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Aug 15, 2018
Lonnie Walker IV says going to Spurs ‘one of the best things’ to ever happen to him

Lonnie Walker IV says going to Spurs ‘one of the best things’ to ever happen to him

The San Antonio Spurs selected Lonnie Walkie IV with their 18th pick in the 2018 NBA Draft, one of the few bright lights for the team in a turmoil of events this summer. As much as the Spurs have been criticized for handling Kawhi Leonard’s injury issue last season, who wouldn’t want to play for a […] The post Lonnie Walker IV says going to Spurs ‘one of the best things’ to ever happen to him appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Pounding The Rock Aug 15, 2018
Open Thread: A new employer for Bruce Bowen

Open Thread: A new employer for Bruce Bowen

Who wouldn’t want to work at the zoo? Just a day after Bruce Bowen’s broadcasting contract with the Clippers was not renewed — reportedly over critical comments he made of Kawhi Leonard — the suddenly unemployed former Spur already has a new job waiting for him at the San Antonio Zoo, complete with a reserved parking spot. Dear Bruce Bowen,WE’RE HIRING and you can have any job you want here! We’re also providing you a famous private parking spot for all of your honest & insightful player analysis & assessment capabilities. @Bowen12 #ChiefTruthOfficer #Spurs #GoSpursGo...
Lakers Nation Aug 14, 2018
Isaiah Thomas Supports Kawhi Leonard In Dispute With Spurs

Isaiah Thomas Supports Kawhi Leonard In Dispute With Spurs

One of the biggest stories throughout this summer was the ongoing dispute between Kawhi Leonard and the San...
ClutchPoints Aug 13, 2018
Report: Clippers dump Bruce Bowen as TV analyst after critical comments about Kawhi Leonard

Report: Clippers dump Bruce Bowen as TV analyst after critical comments about Kawhi Leonard

The LA Clippers won’t renew Bruce Bowen’s contract for next season in the aftermath of the television analyst’s comments on San Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. The Clippers feel they will have a chance to snag the Toronto Raptors forward in 2019 free agency, as he has expressed his desire […] The post Report: Clippers dump Bruce Bowen as TV analyst after critical comments about Kawhi Leonard appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Peachtree Hoops Aug 13, 2018
A deep dive into the 2018-2019 schedule

A deep dive into the 2018-2019 schedule

A thorough look at the newly released schedule. It’s August, and we’re in the deep doldrums of the dead season - the draft has come and gone, Summer League has come and gone and the main buzz of free agency (and other trades) has come and gone. However, some new life was breathed into the NBA and its upcoming season with the announcement of the 2018-19 NBA schedule on Friday afternoon. We learned many key NBA dates on that day, such as when DeMar DeRozan would return to Toronto as a member of the San Antonio Spurs, when Kawhi Leonard would return to San Antonio as a Toronto Raptor,...
ClutchPoints Aug 11, 2018
Flashback Friday: When Kawhi Leonard accidentally figured out way to stop Kyrie Irving

Flashback Friday: When Kawhi Leonard accidentally figured out way to stop Kyrie Irving

Toronto Raptors forward Kawhi Leonard is known as one of the best one-on-one defenders in the game today. The fact that he has won the Defensive Player of the Year award twice in his career is a testament to this fact. However, a Redditor who goes by the username u/Title recently shared an old video of […] The post Flashback Friday: When Kawhi Leonard accidentally figured out way to stop Kyrie Irving appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Aug 10, 2018
Dejounte Murray has a message for those doubting the Spurs

Dejounte Murray has a message for those doubting the Spurs

San Antonio Spurs has gone through a turmoil of events last season, with superstar and 2014 Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard forcing his way out of the team. The Spurs granted him his wishes as Leonard was shipped to the Toronto Raptors in exchange for four-time all-star Demar DeRozan. With that trade, critics and fans have […] The post Dejounte Murray has a message for those doubting the Spurs appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Lakers Nation Aug 10, 2018
Lakers Schedule: Kawhi Leonard To Make First Appearance At Staples Center Since Raptors-Spurs Trade On Nov. 4

Lakers Schedule: Kawhi Leonard To Make First Appearance At Staples Center Since Raptors-Spurs Trade On Nov. 4

The 2018-19 NBA regular season schedule has officially been released and the Los Angeles Lakers will host Kawhi...

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