Pick: Denver Nuggets @ San Antonio Spurs – 8/5/2020

The Nuggets managed their first win in the NBA seeding games over Oklahoma City without their starting backcourt of Jamal Murray and Gary Harris. The win was impressive and much needed to help gain momentum for a squad feeling the pain to produce on both ends of the floor. Their opponent, San Antonio, is making […]

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Free Agency Roundup – 7/6/19

Embed from Getty Images Major news broke in the dead of night for most of the country: Kawhi Leonard has finally made his free agency decision. Although it wasn’t necessarily many were expecting according to reports from media outlets. Signing with the Los Angeles Clippers on a 4-year $152 million deal, the Klaw left the […]

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2019-2020 San Antonio Spurs Offseason Roster Priorities

Embed from Getty Images Going into next season, the Spurs will have to make decisions about which player(s) on the current roster to build around. Their two best assets, LaMarcus Aldridge and DeMar DeRozan, essentially play the same style and areas of the floor and areΩxdfsza the largest pieces of the salary cap. The team […]

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Best Fits for the Spurs at Pick #49

At this point in the draft, the Spurs need to find the best value among the remaining players. Usually San Antonio takes draft-and-stash options here, but this draft has enough talent in the second round to find a solid contributor. The deciding factor for this front office is prioritizing what helps the team win now: […]

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The Spurs Best Options at Pick #29

The Spurs are lucky to have two first-round pick (#29) in this year’s NBA draft. They have made out fairly well drafting in the later stages of round 1 since the 2000-01′ season. In the 18 drafts during that span, San Antonio has selected 13 players in the first round at #25 or later. Four […]

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Top 3 Draft Options for Spurs at Pick #19

The San Antonio Spurs have failed to reach familiar heights in the last two seasons, due to key injuries. The most noted example, Kawhi Leonard, still stings as “the Klaw” is thriving in the NBA Finals for another team. His departure forced the Spurs to re-tool, something Gregg Popovich has done continually for the past […]

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Picks of the Day – 4/18/2019

Philadelphia 76ers -3.5 @ Brooklyn Nets, Total 228.5 – The Sixers stormed to a convincing game 2 win over the Nets, after shockingly dropping game 1 at home. Philly rolled with a new game plan, fed through Ben Simmons and Boban Marjanovic, to efficiently pull away from Brooklyn early in the game. Simmons showed repeated […]

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Picks of the Day – 4/16/2019

Orlando Magic +11 @ Toronto Raptors, Total 211.5 – The Magic were the largest underdog (+8.5) to win outright in the first game of any playoff series this year. The win was a huge sign to the Toronto Raptors that this series will not be a pushover or a sweep. Orlando did an excellent job […]

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Vegas Picks for NBA Playoffs – 4/13/2019

4* Brooklyn Nets +6 @ Philadelphia 76ers – Whether Embiid plays or not is not is the biggest determinant in this game. The Nets were able to steal 2 games from Philly this season, despite the big man playing in all 4 meetings. Embiid averaged over 30 PPG against the Nets individually, but it was […]

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Western Conference Playoff Preview and Predictions

First Round: #8 Los Angeles Clippers vs. #1 Golden State Warriors – As I mentioned in a previous article, “Previewing the NBA Playoffs – Golden State’s Title to Lose?,” I expect the Warriors to handle their business and reach the Finals again this year. A tougher path lies ahead for their next title, due to […]

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