the old photog

  • joined Jan 16, 2011
  • last login Apr 18, 2011
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a.k.a. Donald Ewers

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Spurs demolish Kings – wrap up No. 1 seed


What more needs to be said. Here are two choice quotes: "All along, coach Gregg Popovich has been blasé about the importance the conference’s top spot, a half-hearted "nobody would turn it down" being his most enthusiastic endorsement." And "The victory the 796th of Popovich’s career, moving him past Hall of Famer Red Auerbach for the second-most with one team in NBA history."


Shooting Stars

Given the rather glum current state of affairs (at the time this was posted), here is a light-hearted diversion only indirectly related to the Spurs. Recently, I read Part 3 of "LatinD...

Cohen, NBA Stars Swap 'War Stories'

It's Military Appreciation Night at the AT&T Center This link is to an interview of David Robinson and Gregg Popovich regarding the influence of their military service on their lives. It says a lot about the Spurs work ethic and philosophy. To paraphrase Coach Popovich: To all who have served and are now serving honorably, we thank you.

Game Time, 1990: Part 1

Our guest writer, and former team photographer, begins his series retelling the story of his time with the Spurs and the 1989-1990 NBA season.


Success!! Photo Files Recovered

I have retrieved my Spurs '89- '90 photo files from storage. Once again, a historical perspective is in order. I am not talking about retrieving files from a hard drive or any other type of...


"Get off my lawn!!!" The Early Days (Part 3 of 3)

Click here to return to Part 2. Part 3: On Being Pop'd: From my point of view, I could have cared less about all the hype surrounding Strickland. I knew that David Robinson was and always would be...


"Get off my lawn!!!" The Early Days (Part 2 of 3)

Click here to return to Part 1. The Setup: One of the most controversial changes the Spurs made in the '89 - '90 season was the trade sending Maurice Cheeks to the Knicks in exchange for Rod...


"Get off my lawn!!!" The Early Days (Part 1 of 3)

A Brief Introduction: When I began working on this blog, it hadn't occurred to me that it might attract an audience beyond the regular followers of Pounding the Rock. I about fell off the chair...

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