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Peter Sherman is a second year student at Imperial College London, majoring in physics with a specialization in astrophysics. Despite living in Seattle, WA for almost 18 years, Peter has always been a die-hard Spurs fan, and has watched almost every Spurs' game for the past four years.

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Patty Mills - the efficiency expert


For a player whose name is broadly synonymous with "Bombs Away" there are a few surprises when examining his game, and the numbers he produced in San Antonio's 2013-14 season.

Who deserves credit for the Spurs' success?

Ask any avid NBA fan about the best-run front offices, and the answer will usually be the San Antonio Spurs. But are they really the infallible geniuses they're often made out to be?


The mental game of the San Antonio Spurs

In Jared Tendler's The Mental Game of Poker, he writes that occasionally after a day of losing money in poker, "...emotion doesn't completely disappear. So the next time you play you aren't...


Why the Mavs lost Game 7, and the magic of PtR

Fun fact: of the hundreds of Spurs' games I've seen over the years, I've been by my lonesome cheering for the guys in silver and black every single time. It seems only fitting that I, having never...

What a game of chess reveals about the Spurs


I've learned a lot playing chess. Sometimes the key to winning is initiative, or forcing your opponent's hand. Gregg Popovich does the same by controlling the pace of the game.

Danny Green is becoming a premier defender

He's not just one of the league's best shooters. Verde is also a force to be reckoned with on the defensive end.

What's wrong with the Spurs' transition offense?


The Spurs transition offense has deteriorated over the last few seasons, and that needs to change if they're going to maximize their chances this postseason..

Shannon Brown highlights


What can Shannon Brown give the Spurs? I'm guessing a lot of dunks.

How to play ball like your favorite Spur


Find out how to perform your favorite Tim, Tony, and Manu moves for use in your next pickup game.

Positive takeaways from the last 3 losses

Believe it or not, there are some good things that have come out of the losses to the Thunder, Heat, and Rockets.

How Manu reignited my love of basketball

At the lowest point in my life as a basketball fan, Ginobili picked me up and has been wowing me since.

What's the story on Jeff Ayres?

Ever wonder why Popovich is giving minutes to a guy who has so much trouble just catching the ball?


Visiting Portland - Any Recommendations?

Hey guys, I write over at Pounding the Rock (Spurs' SB Nation affiliate), but I'm from Seattle. My family and I love Portland and have tons of respect for what the Blazers have done this season....

Keep calm and Kawhi on


His numbers may not show it, but Leonard's game continues to evolve this season.

Just how good is Danny Green's defense?


While Danny is excellent in many facets of defense, he often struggles when defending off the ball.

The Importance of Losing


Sometimes, it's more important to lose than to win.

30 preseason predictions: New Orleans Pelicans


The Pelicans will make the playoffs. You can bet an alligator on it.

30 preseason predictions: Detroit Pistons


How will Detroit fare this season with their new franchise building blocks?

30 preseason predictions: Cleveland Cavaliers


The Cavs have more talent around surging superstar Kyrie Irving than ever before as they look to return to the playoffs this year.

30 preseason predictions: Oklahoma City Thunder


How will the Thunder fare this season with all of their question marks? Will Westbrook be back at 100% by the playoffs?

30 preseason predictions: Portland Trail Blazers


How far can this young Portland team go with another year of experience and a revamped bench?

30 preseason predictions: Denver Nuggets


After losing their coach, GM and best player, can the Nuggets make another postseason run?

30 preseason predictions: Miami Heat


Can we expect a Heat three-peat in 2013-14?

30 preseason predictions: Orlando Magic


After having the league's worst record last year, what can this promising Magic team deliver this season?

30 preseason predictions: Golden State Warriors


Will the Warriors flop after last season's stunning performance?

30 preseason predictions: Washington Wizards


With health on their side, the Wizards should make a strong playoff push this year.

Coach Popovich in the media

Some great links to articles about Pop.

A song for each 2012-13 Spur: Part 2

Kawhi's a 'Superstar' and Tiago's a Backstreet Boy in the second half of our series on which song best fits each of last year's Spurs.

Why Aron Baynes will be the next garbage-time hero


The case is made for Australian big man Aron Baynes to carve out a special role for the Spurs next year - that of a garbage-time hero.

A song for each 2012-13 Spur: Part 1

After the NBA Finals, many questions have been asked about what the Spurs could have done differently to win it all. What Spurs’ fans have failed to ask, though, is the most important question:...

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