The Iceman …scores and scores …


I saw George Gervin play in person years ago at Madison Square Garden. Spurs vs Knicks. I read somewhere during warmups that Iceman never misses his shots in warmups, so I paid close attention to see if it was true. Well on that night it was very true. Then game time and Gervin drops 40Continue reading “The Iceman …scores and scores …”

AP Source: 76ers hire Brett Brown as coach


It took the Sixers four months but finally they have a head coach. The last head coaching opeing this off season went to Brett Brown, who was from the San Antonio Spurs. A person familiar with the decision told The Associated Press on Monday the Sixers have hired San Antonio assistant Brett Brown to replaceContinue reading “AP Source: 76ers hire Brett Brown as coach”

Miami 95 Spurs 88 Heat repeats as Champs


I did say before the start of this series that this would go 7 games. I had picked the Spurs to win it all. I was right about 7 games wrong about the Spurs winning it all. But they came close and had their chances to win this series. Now that the season and theContinue reading “Miami 95 Spurs 88 Heat repeats as Champs”

The Heat escape getting burned …next up game 7


Two big blocks by Chris Bosh at the end of the game which went into overtime, save the Heat’s season. The Heat beat the Spurs 103-100. The series is now tied at 3 games a piece. Game 7 is on Thursday in Miami. The Spurs now have to win game 7 on the road ifContinue reading “The Heat escape getting burned …next up game 7”

Spurs burn Heat but it wasn’t their big 3 …who was those guys


The fact that the Spurs beat the Heat shouldn’t come as a surprise , it was who beat the Heat that would surprise many. Tim Duncan, Manu Ginobili, Tony Parker if those 3 beat you, you ok tip your hat and go get ready for the next game if your the Heat but Gary NealContinue reading “Spurs burn Heat but it wasn’t their big 3 …who was those guys”

NBA Finals game 1 goes to the Spurs 92-88


For LeBron James a triple Double wasn’t enough to beat the Spurs. Tim Duncan got in to early foul trouble and Dwayne Wade came to play early yet the game came down to Tony Parker and his crazy shot a shot that almost didn’t happen. “He had LeBron on him,” said Manu Ginobili, shaking hisContinue reading “NBA Finals game 1 goes to the Spurs 92-88”

Spurs -Heat two different paths to NBA Finals


Tonight is game one of the NBA finals between the Miami Heat and the San Antonio Spurs. The two best teams in the league competing for the championship. One team will build on top of their legacy, the other will have the taste of bitter defeat in their mouths. Both teams have taken two differentContinue reading “Spurs -Heat two different paths to NBA Finals”

Miami Heat ousts the Indiana Pacers …Face the Spurs in the NBA Finals


All day long all you heard about is how much everyplayer lives for a game 7, that’s basically what ESPn had been running all day. Someone forgot to tell the Indiana Pacers that this was a game 7 and to bring it. The Heat apparently got the memo because they showed up and played likeContinue reading “Miami Heat ousts the Indiana Pacers …Face the Spurs in the NBA Finals”