Fred Silva

  • joined Aug 10, 2009
  • last login Aug 22, 2014
  • posts 180
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I graduated from Dartmouth College in 2004. I am the General Manager of Direct Source Meats in San Antonio. I am an Editor at Pounding the Rock. Follow me @DartFred.

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Recap: Spurs Pound Clippers like a rock

The Spurs doubled the Clippers at the half, 70-35, and cruised to a 116-92 victory.

Recap: Spurs lose to Knicks, 105-101

The Spurs lost to the Knicks in San Antonio, 105-101. Melo and Shumpert each poured in 27 points to shock the Spurs.

Recap: Spurs destroy Nets, 113-92


The Nets were no match for the Spurs as San Antonio built their lead early and Brooklyn was unable to respond.

Big Three Lead Spurs to Victory


The Spurs' Big Three played great and in a close fourth quarter battle, they each contributed as the Spurs beat the Kings in San Antonio.

Spurs lose to Rockets on Christmas, 111-98

The Spurs started slow and were unable to come all the way back as James Harden closed the game with 16 points in the fourth quarter.

Recap: Thunder beat Spurs, 113-100

The Spurs lost to the OKC Thunder in San Antonio Saturday night.

Spurs outlast Warriors without Big 3

Marco Belinelli, Patty Mills and Kawhi Leonard combined for 69 points as the Spurs took advantage of 24 Warrior turnovers to pick up a big road win.

Game Preview: Spurs @ Golden State Warriors


The Spurs will do what they can in a SEGABA against the Warriors Thursday night in a game in which Tony Parker will sit due to an injured shin.

Recap: Duncan's Game-Winner edges the Hawks


The San Antonio Spurs beat the Atlanta Hawks with Tim Duncan's game-winning jumper.

Recap: Rockets outlast Spurs, 112-106

The Spurs lost to James Harden and the Rockets Saturday night to drop to 14-3.

Recap: Spurs absolutely demolish Cavs, 126-96

The Spurs won their tenth straight game with ease over the Cavs, 126-96.

Recap: Spurs beat Boston for 8th straight win

The San Antonio Spurs took control in the second half as they beat the Boston Celtics for their eights straight win, 104-93.

Spurs beat Wizards for sixth straight win

The Spurs defeated the Wizards in a game that was more competitive than most expected.

Spurs fall to Blazers, 115-105


The Spurs lost to the hot-shooting Blazers and are now 2-1 on the season.

It's time to end the silence, Matt Bonner

Bonner's game-losing shot in 2009 caused the Spurs to lose to the Heat - I'm pretty sure. But you don't have take my word for it. Take Eric Cartman's.

Fred explores Game 6's "Levels of Losing"

Back in 2002, Bill Simmons wrote an article entitled, "Levels of Losing." Then in 2007, he expanded his levels of losing to 16. I remember reading them and being thankful that I never experienced...

Spurs win Game 5, One Away

The San Antonio Spurs defeated the Miami Heat in Game 5 of the NBA Finals and are just one victory away from winning it all.

Spurs Drop Game 4, Series Tied 2-2


The Miami Heat still have not lost back to back games in these playoffs. Miami recovered from their Game 3 rout to win Game 4 in San Antonio and take back their home court advantage.

Spurs Dominate Heat in Game 3


The San Antonio Spurs avenged their Game 2 loss to the Miami Heat with a lopsided victory to take the series lead, 2-1. The Spurs are now just two home games away from winning it all.

Spurs in 5

Am I insane? I think I must be insane given that I disagree with Vegas and nearly every preview I have read covering the Finals. To me, this seems like a fantastic match-up for the Spurs against a...

Respect for your San Antonio Spurs

Apparently, making the finals has turned a few heads. Check out these links!

Spurs need OT to Escape with Win in Game 2


The Spurs lost an 18-point lead in regulation but managed to win the game in overtime thanks to Tim Duncan's performance in the extra period.

The Optimist's Perspective


I've been coming across a lot of: "Game 1 isn't indicative" "Don't get overconfident" "Take it one game at a time" "Focus on Game 2, forget about Game 1." I'm not playing and neither are you. Why...

Spurs dominate Grizzlies from start to finish

The San Antonio Spurs won comfortably against the Memphis Grizzlies in the first game of the Western Conference Finals, 105-83.

Spurs Win Pivotal Game 5 in Style

In stark contrast to Game 4, Gregg Popvich managed minutes, the San Antonio Spurs hit shots and the Golden State Warriors were unable to keep pace as the Spurs won Game 5 convincingly, 109-91.

The Tony Parker Conundrum

Mark Jackson is running Tony Parker ragged and both the Spurs' defense and offense are struggling as a result.

Turmoil. Spurs lose 91-100

The Spurs never had control and the improbable comeback proved to be just that this time around. Klay Thompson had a career game scoring 34 points and grabbing 14 rebounds to lead the Warriors.

Spurs pull out improbable Game 1 win over Warriors

Outshot, outhustled, outrebounded and generally outplayed through 44 minutes, the Spurs waited until what was likely the last possible moment before mounting a comeback that elevated an already...

Spurs take Game 2 Against LA


Tony Parker scored 24 points in the second half to lead the Spurs to victory.

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