J.R. Wilco

  • joined Apr 16, 2008
  • last login Jul 31, 2014
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When nothing seems to help, I go and look at a stonecutter hammering away at his rock, perhaps a hundred times without as much as a crack showing in it. Yet at the hundred and first blow it will split in two, and I know it was not that last blow that did it, but all that had gone before.
– Jacob A. Riis

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User Blog

What's Pop up to & who is the best NBA franchise?

Pop went into the Pacific Northwest to look in on his Rock and Hammer wine and help out a charity. Serge credits his quick recovery on ... himself. And SBNation hits up to...

UPDATED: Fraternizing w/the Enemy: Cavs edition

It's another episode of Fraternizing with the Enemy. Next up: Ryan of Fear the Sword and the Cavaliers' topsy-turvy summer.

Spurs deny Manu permission to play in World Cup

After his last MRI scan came back inconclusive, the Spurs are erring on the side of caution.

Spurs vs Cavs season opener? Sure ... in S.A.


If the league wants to match up LeBron James against the Spurs on opening night, why should the Spurs be the ones to travel?

JRW & Tim Cato discuss Spurs-Mavs 1st round: FwtE

Tim Cato of MavsMoneyball and J.R. Wilco discuss their teams' meeting in the playoffs, as well as a bevy of topics that impact both Spurs and Mavericks fans.

Should the Spurs let Manu decide?

It's come to this: the Spurs can tell Manu to rest and he will have to miss playing with for Argentina this summer. But will they? Should they? And how are fans to respond?

Mavs expert explains Parsons vs Harden & Houston

In the latest episode of Fraternizing with the Enemy, Tim Cato of MavsMoneyBall and J.R. Wilco take on the topics that impact both Spurs and Mavericks fans.

Discussing Manu and Team Argentina


I'm torn between Manu playing possibly his last FIBA World Cup for Argentina and him staying home......but Phil isn't.

JRW talks Mills and Bertans with Phil Naessens


Defending Champion San Antonio Spurs sure has a nice ring to it!

Revisiting the best of Duncan's playoffs articles

It has now just over a month since the Spurs overcame the Heat to take their fifth NBA Championship, just enough time to feel like going back over the incredible writing that was done about San...

Bertans signs 3-year contract with Baskonia

The Spurs second-round pick of three years ago has found a nice landing-place after his previous squad's financial troubles knocked them out of Euroleague play.

COMPLETED: Jazz expert on Utah GM's compliment

Utah Jazz General Manager Dennis Lindsey recently said something so nice about the Spurs, that it couldn't be ignored. So AllThatAmar and J.R. Wilco are getting together over the rest of the...

Links: Anderson interviews & an Aussie videobomb

Draft picks in Las Vegas, the continuation of the trophy tour and even more good news about the Spurs' future salary cap situation.

JRW & Phil Naessens disagree about Ettore Messina


I'm excited about Ettore Messina joining the coaching staff. Is he the heir apparent to Pop?

JRW and Phil Naessens discuss Pop's extension


Pop will be around for a few more years and that's great news plus LeBron, Boris and much more on The Phil Naessens Show

Spurs and Popovich agree to multi-year extension

Not satisfied with wrapping up the core of their team by signing Boris Diaw and Patty Mills to three-year deals, the Spurs announced today that they reached an agreement with coach Gregg Popovich...

The best of the Spurs' teamwork

Here's a terrific video that NBA put up on it's YouTube channel. It's the Top Teamwork Plays of the 2013-14 Spurs regular season.

JRW and Phil Naessens talk Manu's injury

Injuries to Manu and Patty are the topics of the day on this special 4th of July Phil Naessens Show

A GIF for the cover of Sports Illustrated?

Could anything improve on the Spurs' appearance on SI's cover?

UPDATE: Manu's physical reveals stress fracture

It seems that the Spurs' relatively healthy run to the championship ended with the season.

Who are the Spurs pursuing in free agency?


Free Agency officially started at midnight ET on July 1st and the rumors about who the Spurs are interested in are already flying around.

Video: Anderson wanted the Spurs to draft him

It looks like something from a much longer work, perhaps a documentary about Kyle Anderson as it purports to be. Maybe not. It opens on the facade of a public school in Weehawken, New Jersey.

Nemanja Danjubic dunks like Blake Griffin


The Spurs just drafted him on Thursday, and we know next to nothing about him, but video doesn't lie. the kid has some serious hops.

JRW talks with a Bruins expert about Kyle Anderson


J.R. Wilco talks about Spurs draft pick Kyle Anderson with Bruins Nation writer IE Angel.

Getting to know Spurs draft pick Kyle Anderson

Now that the draft is over, it's time to find out a bit more about the Spurs first-rounder beyond points, assists and rebounds.

JRW and Phil talk about Tim Duncan opting in

It's June o'clock and all's well. The season ended as well as it could have. The draft has come and gone (nice to meet you, Kyle Anderson) and Tim Duncan announced that he would be coming back to...

Why LeBron James would sign with the Spurs

The Knicks are likely out, and the case for the Lakers isn't looking very good. Which begs the question: "Why not us?"

...and what's more, you'll be a Spur, my son.

After winning the NBA Championship, as Kawhi Leonard and George Popovich embraced, Kawhi thanked Pop for pushing him. And Pop told him that "This is what it's all about."

The best videos of the Spurs' 2014 Finals run

When something as amazing as the Spurs championship happens, you don't want to forget it. This is a post to bookmark so you can enjoy it all again whenever you feel like it. Whenever you need a...

Meet the guy from $1M-winning Doritos commercial

Make a commercial, win a million dollars. Piece of cake!

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