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Pounding The Rock Jan 11, 2019
Open Thread: Pop passes Jerry Sloan for 3rd in wins by an NBA coach

Open Thread: Pop passes Jerry Sloan for 3rd in wins by an NBA coach

The countdown hits #1...and what a game it was 1. What a night.. LaMarcus’ first 50+ point game. 56 to be exact. A career high. He joins the Spurs “50” club: Seven players with 50+ points in a game in Spurs history:George GervinTerry CummingsLarry KenonDavid RobinsonTim DuncanTony ParkerLAMARCUS ALDRIDGE (tonight)— Jordan Howenstine (@AirlessJordan) January 11, 2019 The Spurs now have the best 3-point start in over two decades, opening the contest 14-of-14 from downtown. On the other side Jerami Grant scored his career high, Russell Westbrook nearly logged the best...
Pounding The Rock Jan 11, 2019
LaMarcus Aldridge played out of his mind

LaMarcus Aldridge played out of his mind

It was the third highest point total in Spurs history. LaMarcus Aldridge topped 50 for the first time in his career during the Spurs win over the Thunder on Thursday night, and what a line he put up: 56 points, 9 rebounds, 4 assists and four blocks in 49 minutes on 20-33 from the field and 16-16 from the line. The performance wasn’t impressive just because of how many points he scored, or the how intense the game was, it was how he got them. He hit fade-aways and turn-arounds and alley-oops. He hit jumpers and layups, and dunks. He bullied his way to the basket, and the stopped short to...
Pounding The Rock Jan 11, 2019
Spurs ride Aldridge’s career night to edge Thunder in double-OT thriller

Spurs ride Aldridge’s career night to edge Thunder in double-OT thriller

LaMarcus Aldridge’s career-high 56 points paced the Spurs on a memorable night chock full of milestones. It’s something between a running joke and ornerous pet peeve among members of the local media that LaMarcus Aldridge is, like clockwork, the last player out of the showers on any given night. As his teammates clear out and their lockers shut one by one, like the lights of a slumberous apartment building, the 6’11” big man will remain somewhere out back, patiently cleaning up and receiving whatever recovery treatment he needs after a long night spent fighting for every rebound...
ClutchPoints Jan 11, 2019
Spurs score most points since Gregg Popovich became coach

Spurs score most points since Gregg Popovich became coach

While LaMarcus Aldridge had a career game in the San Antonio Spurs’ 154-147 victory against the Oklahoma City Thunder, Spurs coach Gregg Popovich had a few milestones of his own. San Antonio’s 154-point game against OKC marked the highest-scoring output of the Spurs during the Popovich era. The team’s previous high was 147 points against […] The post Spurs score most points since Gregg Popovich became coach appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Jan 11, 2019
Spurs HC Gregg Popovich surpasses Jerry Sloan for 3rd in coaches’ wins list

Spurs HC Gregg Popovich surpasses Jerry Sloan for 3rd in coaches’ wins list

Gregg Popovich and the San Antonio Spurs fended off their rival the Oklahoma City Thunder by a score of 154-147. It was a game that will be remembered for a long time. Spurs big man LaMarcus Aldridge scored 56 points, all without shooting a three-pointer. Russell Westbrook dropped a triple-double with 24 assists. Overall, the […] The post Spurs HC Gregg Popovich surpasses Jerry Sloan for 3rd in coaches’ wins list appeared first on ClutchPoints.
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Recap: Spurs out-duel Thunder in double-OT

Recap: Spurs out-duel Thunder in double-OT

The Thunder had their best offensive output of the season, but the Spurs’ Aldridge had a career night of his own. box score | Pounding the Rock The Oklahoma City Thunder and San Antonio Spurs engaged in an epic shootout on Thursday night that took two overtimes to decide a winner. At the end of the battle, 56 points from LaMarcus Aldridge gave the Spurs a 154-147 victory in double overtime. 13 players scored in double figures between the two teams. Russell Westbrook had a crazy triple double with 24 points, 24 assists and 13 rebounds. Paul George scored 30 points. Jerami Grant had a...
ClutchPoints Jan 11, 2019
LaMarcus Aldridge has 3rd highest single-game point total in Spurs history

LaMarcus Aldridge has 3rd highest single-game point total in Spurs history

San Antonio Spurs forward LaMarcus Aldridge had a career night against the Oklahoma City Thunder. The All-Star forward exploded for a career-high 56 points on an impressive 20-of-33 shooting from the field (60.6 percent). He added nine rebounds and five assists to lead the Spurs to a 154-147 victory against the Thunder in overtime. With […] The post LaMarcus Aldridge has 3rd highest single-game point total in Spurs history appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Jan 11, 2019
Russell Westbrook, LaMarcus Aldridge, 2 others have NBA career-highs in Thunder-Spurs game

Russell Westbrook, LaMarcus Aldridge, 2 others have NBA career-highs in Thunder-Spurs game

In Thursday’s matchup including the Oklahoma City Thunder and San Antonio Spurs, so many records were made and broken. It was a game that will be remembered for a very long time.
ClutchPoints Jan 11, 2019
Spurs’ LaMarcus Aldridge scores most points without 3-point attempt since 2000

Spurs’ LaMarcus Aldridge scores most points without 3-point attempt since 2000

LaMarcus Aldridge on Thursday evening against the Oklahoma City Thunder had the game of a lifetime. He scored 56 total points on the game and simply was the most dominant player on the court, carrying the San Antonio Spurs through double overtime. He didn’t even need to shoot a three-pointer to reach those 56 total […] The post Spurs’ LaMarcus Aldridge scores most points without 3-point attempt since 2000 appeared first on ClutchPoints.

Aldridge scores 56, Spurs outlast Thunder 154-147 in 2OT

LaMarcus Aldridge scored a career-high 56 points and the San Antonio Spurs overcame Russell Westbrook's triple-double with 24 points, 24 rebounds and 13 assists and outlasted the Oklahoma City Thunder for a 154-147 victory in double-overtime on Thursday night.
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LaMarcus Aldridge scores 56, Spurs outlast Thunder in double overtime

SAN ANTONIO — LaMarcus Aldridge scored a career-high 56 points and the San Antonio Spurs overcame Russell Westbrook's triple-double with 24 points, 24 rebounds and 13 assists and outlasted the Oklahoma City Thunder for a 154-147 victory in double-overtime on Thursday night. Aldridge had seven points in the second overtime and Derrick White added four points, a steal and a critical block of Jerami Grant at the rim with San Antonio up 148-144 with less than 2 minutes remaining. White finished with 23 points and Marco Belinelli made all five of his 3-point attempts while scoring 19 points for...
ClutchPoints Jan 11, 2019
LaMarcus Aldridge is first Spurs player with 50+ since Tony Parker in 2008

LaMarcus Aldridge is first Spurs player with 50+ since Tony Parker in 2008

LaMarcus Aldridge’s 56-point game marks the first time a San Antonio Spurs player dropped over 50 since Tony Parker scored 55 against the Minnesota Timberwolves in 2008. LaMarcus Aldridge is the first Spurs player with 50 points since Tony Parker in 2008.#Spurs #GoSpursGo #NBA #NBATwitter pic.twitter.com/Kt51XKjeeI — ClutchPoints (@ClutchPointsApp) January 11, 2019 For Parker that […] The post LaMarcus Aldridge is first Spurs player with 50+ since Tony Parker in 2008 appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Pounding The Rock Jan 11, 2019
San Antonio v. OKC, Final Score: Spurs bring hail, dodge lightning in 154-147 2OT win vs. Thunder

San Antonio v. OKC, Final Score: Spurs bring hail, dodge lightning in 154-147 2OT win vs. Thunder

A record night from three and LaMarcus Aldridge led the Spurs to a big win. Whew! Has everyone caught their breath yet? The Spurs and the Thunder fought out a nail-biter with red-hot shooting, including an insane 16-19 night for the Spurs from three, and it was just enough to hold off a Thunder team that never allowed the Spurs’ momentum to get into their heads. After two exhausting overtimes, despite being on a SEGABABA, the Spurs pulled out the win 154-147. LaMarcus Aldridge led the Spurs with a career high 56 points on 20-33 shooting (the first Spur to pass the 50-point threshold...
ClutchPoints Jan 11, 2019
Spurs’ LaMarcus Aldridge has career night vs. Thunder

Spurs’ LaMarcus Aldridge has career night vs. Thunder

LaMarcus Aldridge and the San Antonio Spurs and Oklahoma City Thunder took each other deep in overtime as the former won by a score of 154-147. The Spurs started out the game by breaking the modern NBA record for most three-pointers made without missing in a row. They reached 14 before colling down back to normal […] The post Spurs’ LaMarcus Aldridge has career night vs. Thunder appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Jan 10, 2019
Spurs news: LaMarcus Aldridge passes Magic Johnson on NBA’s all-time scoring list

Spurs news: LaMarcus Aldridge passes Magic Johnson on NBA’s all-time scoring list

San Antonio Spurs power forward LaMarcus Aldridge passed Los Angeles Lakers legend Magic Johnson on the NBA’s all-time scoring list on Thursday against the Oklahoma City Thunder. Aldridge entered Thursday with 17,704 career points. Magic Johnson scored 17,707 during his Hall of Famer career. By passing Magic, LaMarcus Aldridge is now at No. 78 on the NBA’s […] The post Spurs news: LaMarcus Aldridge passes Magic Johnson on NBA’s all-time scoring list appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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