Belinelli has been 'pleasant surprise' for Spurs

...on-his-last-legs Devean George and again for failed lottery pick Julian Wright. So when he signed a two-year deal with the San Antonio Spurs in July, it didn't grab much attention.Tom Thibodeau knew better. The Bulls coach saw firsthand what Belinelli...

Spurs drop Mavericks to inch closer to top seed in West

DALLAS - Patty Mills scored 26 points starting in place of Tony Parker and the San Antonio Spurs moved to the brink of the top seed in the Western Conference with a 109-100 victory over the Dallas Mavericks on Thursday night...

Pistons snap 10-game losing streak in Atlanta

...threatening text messages to the woman. Authorities are still investigating that incident and charges have not been filed.Cunningham returned to the team and scored five points in 15 of a 110-91 victory over the San Antonio Spurs on Tuesday.

Spurs extend 76ers' skid to 25 games

SAN ANTONIO - Austin Daye had 22 points and Tim Duncan added 19 as the San Antonio Spurs earned their 14th consecutive win with a 113-91 victory Monday night that sent the Philadelphia 76ers to their 25th loss in a...

Spurs go wire-to-wire in win over Heat

SAN ANTONIO - Tim Duncan had 23 points and 11 rebounds, and the San Antonio Spurs never trailed against the Miami Heat, weathering a sluggish third quarter for an intense and emotional 111-87 victory Thursday...

LeBron James, Kevin Durant lead the way in MVP discussion before All-Star break

...many different things out on the court," Minnesota's Kevin Love said."1A, 1B," agreed Tony Parker, of the San Antonio Spurs, who were knocked out of the playoffs by Durant two years ago and James last year."As journalists you're always...

Pistons surprise Spurs to give interim coach win in debut

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. - Brandon Jennings scored 21 points, and the Detroit Pistons beat the San Antonio Spurs 109-100 on Monday night in John Loyer's first game as interim coach.Detroit abruptly fired Maurice Cheeks on Sunday after...

Aldridge scores 26 points to help Portland hold off spirited Minnesota playing without Kevin Love

...Mills scored 18 of his season-high 32 points in the fourth quarter and Tim Duncan had a double-double to lead the San Antonio Spurs to victory over the Charlotte Bobcats for their fourth win in five games.Mills was 10 of 13 from the field, including...

Spurs' Ginobili out three to four weeks with sprained hamstring

The San Antonio Spurs say Manu Ginobili will miss the next three to four weeks with a strained left hamstring.Ginobili had an MRI exam on Wednesday...

Wade comes off bench at Heat handle Spurs in NBA Finals rematch

...making him 17 for his last 18 from the floor ? and LeBron James added 18 points as the Heat rolled past the San Antonio Spurs 113-101 on Sunday, never trailing and leading by as many as 29 points along the way."Did that feel like The...