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Spurs legend David Robinson throws shade at Kawhi Leonard over trade demand

Hall of Famer David Robinson took umbrage to the wave of recent NBA stars who have requested trades since the era of player empowerment began, as former San Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard was one of many to go out and seek his way out of a small market franchise to join another.

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Kawhi Leonard says game versus Spurs is just another game, has nothing to prove

SAN ANTONIO — The San Antonio Spurs and Toronto Raptors will tip-off Friday night in Toronto in a game with plenty of story lines. One is it'll mark the second game former Spur Kawhi Leonard will play against San Antonio.

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Spurs’ DeMar DeRozan says he got hit on crucial turnover, but admits Kyle Lowry knows ‘how to guard’ him

The San Antonio Spurs were less than two minutes away from beating the second best team in the East, the Toronto Raptors. Unfortunately for them, Kyle Lowry knows very well what to do against their star player, DeMar DeRozan, who has been a Raptor for nine years.

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LaMarcus Aldridge, Derrick White listed as probable for Spurs vs. Knicks

The San Antonio Spurs have announced that All-Star forward LaMarcus Aldridge and reserve point guard Derrick White might not play against the New York Knicks on Sunday. Aldridge is currently dealing with an undisclosed illness, while White is diagnosed with a right heel soreness.

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How many wins do the Spurs need to make the playoffs?

The All-Star break is almost over. The final stretch of the season is upon us. For the Spurs, currently sitting with the seventh best record in the West, it’s gut check time. They need to find some consistency on defense and start playing on the road or their playoff hopes could be dashed.

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How the remaining strength of schedule will impact the Spurs’ playoff push

I don’t know about you, but I had no idea what to expect coming into the season. From a talent perspective, adding DeMar DeRozan, Jakob Poeltl, and another year of experience to our youngsters seemed like a net positive to last season’s Kawhi-less team. I knew it would take time for all the new piec

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Spurs vs. Raptors odds, line: NBA picks, predictions from model on 44-30 roll

Kawhi Leonard and the Toronto Raptors host DeMar DeRozan and the San Antonio Spurs on Friday, with tipoff from the Scotiabank Arena scheduled for 7 p.m. ET. This is a revenge game for Leonard, Danny Green, DeRozan and Jakob Poeltl, with most of the focus falling on the Leonard-DeRozan matchup. In th

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A Shakespearean tragedy masquerades as a basketball game

What a disaster last night’s finish was. Not necessarily for the Spurs, the Spurs will probably be fine. This was by far the hardest game they have left on their road trip and things will likely even out again once we can log some time at home and with a healthy starting lineup and some stretch run

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For Manu Ginobili, it's about being a dad and away from basketball in retirement

SAN ANTONIO -- On March 28, the ATT&T Center will be full of emotion as the San Antonio Spurs will retire franchise great Manu Ginobili's No. 20 jersey. After 16 season with the Spurs, Ginobili called it a career on August 27, 2018.

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NBA Daily: Uncovering The Next Rodions Kurucs

The Brooklyn Nets struck gold with second-rounder Rodions Kurucs last year. Which under-the-radar prospect could be the next steal of the draft?. With a splash of Ja Morant and R.J. Barrett mixed in for good measure, this college basketball season has been all about Duke’s Zion Williamson. The flash

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Video: Raptors fans gives Kawhi Leonard ‘MVP’ chants in match-up with Spurs’ DeMar DeRozan

For the first time since being traded last July, San Antonio Spurs forward DeMar DeRozan returned to Toronto to face the Raptors, his former team. Fans gave him a standing ovation during pregame introductions. He was also presented with a tribute video during the game. However, Raptors fans knew tha

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David Robinson Calls Out Kawhi Leonard While Discussing Trend of Star NBA Players Forcing Trades to Bigger Markets

Kawhi Leonard may be well into his first season with the Toronto Raptors, but Spurs legend David Robinson isn't letting up on his criticism of the former Spur. In the past, Robinson has been vocal about Leonard's demand that he be traded from the Spurs. And, in a recent article from Bleacher Report,

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Raptors beat Spurs

TORONTO—Kawhi Leonard had a go-ahead dunk with 15 seconds left and scored 25 points to help the Toronto Raptors beat his former San Antonio Spurs teammates 120-117 on Friday night, spoiling DeMar DeRozan return.

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Spurs’ DeMar DeRozan Gets Cheers in Return to Toronto, but Raptors Get Win

TORONTO — Kawhi Leonard had the go-ahead dunk with 15 seconds left and scored 25 points to help the Toronto Raptors beat his former San Antonio Spurs teammates, 120-117, on Friday night, spoiling DeMar DeRozan’s return.

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Friday’s NBA roundup: Raptors slip by Spurs

TORONTO — Kawhi Leonard had a go-ahead dunk with 15 seconds left and scored 25 points Friday night to help the Toronto Raptors beat his former San Antonio Spurs teammates 120-117, spoiling DeMar DeRozan’s return.

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The problem every NBA team must overcome in the second half

With four full months of the 2018-19 NBA regular season now behind us, fans and pundits alike have a pretty solid grasp on what each and every team within the league is at this point as we move closer to the stretch run of the league's long and, sometimes, arduous schedule.

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San Antonio Spurs: 3 options for this year’s draft picks

With multiple first round picks in year’s draft and their own second round pick, the San Antonio Spurs have plenty of options ahead of draft night. The San Antonio Spurs changed the makeup of their franchise’s present and future when they sent a disgruntled Kawhi Leonard to Toronto.

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5 things to watch: Spurs vs. Raptors

SAN ANTONIO -- The San Antonio Spurs (33-26) will resume their Rodeo Trip with a stop in Toronto to face the Raptors (43-16) and former Spurs Kawhi Leonard and Danny Green. It'll mark the first time DeMar DeRozan returns to his former team as well as Jakob Poeltl following the 2018 offseason deal wi

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Kawhi Leonard, Raptors Beat Spurs 120-117 in DeMar DeRozan's Return to Toronto

The Toronto Raptors extended their winning streak to seven games with a 120-117 victory over the San Antonio Spurs on Friday night at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto. Kawhi Leonard, who was traded from the Spurs to the Raptors during the offseason and received a chorus of boos in his return to San Anton

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Spurs suffer heartbreaking loss in DeMar DeRozan’s return to Toronto

In his return to Toronto, DeMar DeRozan seemed on a mission to prove to the franchise that traded him that they have made a mistake. He was in control, showing off his passing ability and poise en route to an efficient 23-point, eight-assist night. It seemed like he was about to lead San Antonio to

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