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Bleacher Report
NBA Schedule 2016-17: Team-Team Record Predictions, Playoff OddsSan Antonio Spurs are the best bet to give them a run for their money. Pau Gaso
NBA Schedule 2016-17: Team-Team Record Predictions, Playoff Odds
Bleacher Report / Posted yesterday
San Antonio Spurs are the best bet to give them a run for their money. Pau Gasol is a slight upgrade over the retired Tim Duncan, and LaMarcus Aldridge and Kawhi Leonard will combine with him to give the Spurs arguably the best frontcourt in... Read more
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give me sport
NBA legend says the Miami Heat are a warning to the Golden State Warriorsto dismiss the challenge of the other 29 franchises in the NBA. However, David
NBA legend says the Miami Heat are a warning to the Golden State Warriors
give me sport / Posted yesterday
to dismiss the challenge of the other 29 franchises in the NBA. However, David Robinson, who won two titles alongside Tim Duncan at the San Antonio Spurs, believes Golden State could face problems in the same ilk as the the Miami Heat during... Read more
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NBA.com
Summer Dreaming: The next Coach of the Year will be ...list without paying homage to the best in the business. Popovich always said he
Summer Dreaming: The next Coach of the Year will be ...
NBA.com / Posted yesterday
list without paying homage to the best in the business. Popovich always said he was going to walk out the door right behind Tim Duncan. But here he is, embarking on the next chapter of the Spurs story because he promised guys like Kawhi Leonard and... Read more
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give me sport
How the 2004 Team USA squad nearly derailed Gregg Popovich's coaching dreamloss ever, a 92-73 route by Puerto Rico in the first game. While former MVP’s A
How the 2004 Team USA squad nearly derailed Gregg Popovich's coaching dream
give me sport / Posted yesterday
loss ever, a 92-73 route by Puerto Rico in the first game. While former MVP’s Allen Iverson and Popovich’s longtime player Tim Duncan were on the team, it was comprised of several young players who had not yet cemented themselves. Article... Read more
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CNBC
Please stop telling me not to retireI'm growing a David Letterman retirement beard. I'm joining the ranks of fellow
Please stop telling me not to retire
CNBC / Posted yesterday
I'm growing a David Letterman retirement beard. I'm joining the ranks of fellow 2016 retirees Kobe Bryant, Peyton Manning, Tim Duncan, Alex Rodriguez and President Obama. Death won't be my retirement. I'm getting out while I'm still healthy and... Read more
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give me sport
Ranking 2016's US roster in Olympic basketball historythe darkest day in international history; Athens 2004. The team boasted a young
Ranking 2016's US roster in Olympic basketball history
give me sport / Posted 2 days ago
the darkest day in international history; Athens 2004. The team boasted a young LeBron and Melo with Allen Iverson and Tim Duncan also competing, but it was probably the weakest side the US had ever sent to the Olympics. Stephon Marbury,... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
LeBron might return to Team USA in 2020 to play for 'the greatest NBA coach of all time'are what they are to gain. All decisions don’t always work out. They didn’t alw
LeBron might return to Team USA in 2020 to play for 'the greatest NBA coach of all time'
Yahoo Sports / Posted 2 days ago
are what they are to gain. All decisions don’t always work out. They didn’t always work out for Michael [Jordan] or Tim Duncan or Shaq or Kobe Bryant or whoever. You make a decision and that’s what you go with. All the chirp, chirp,... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Meet Larry Coon, the Yoda of the NBA's salary capBetween bites of $12 eggs and sips of strong coffee, they digest the basketball
Meet Larry Coon, the Yoda of the NBA's salary cap
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
Between bites of $12 eggs and sips of strong coffee, they digest the basketball news that's dominating the NBA world: Tim Duncan, 19-season fixture, 15-time All-Star and five-time NBA champion, has announced his retirement. The sports talk... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
How Monica Puig's Gold Medal Complicates The Argument for Puerto Rico's Statehoodof NBA stars, by 19 points in the group stages. — Ed.] It's still so ridiculous
How Monica Puig's Gold Medal Complicates The Argument for Puerto Rico's Statehood
KPBS San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
of NBA stars, by 19 points in the group stages. — Ed.] It's still so ridiculous. You have a team with LeBron James and Tim Duncan and Allen Iverson... GD and AS: [in unison] Dwyane Wade... AS: Big names. The biggest. GD: ...and they get... Read more
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give me sport
Dwyane Wade has given himself a surprise labelhometown team, the Chicago Bulls. Most people had Wade penciled in as a one-te
Dwyane Wade has given himself a surprise label
give me sport / Posted 3 days ago
hometown team, the Chicago Bulls. Most people had Wade penciled in as a one-team kind of guy, much like Kobe Bryant and Tim Duncan. However, the shooting guard became frustrated as the Miami front office continued to take him for granted. Have... Read more
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Orange County Register
Meet the Yoda of the NBA's salary capBetween bites of $12 eggs and sips of strong coffee, they digest the basketball
Meet the Yoda of the NBA's salary cap
Orange County Register / Posted 4 days ago
Between bites of $12 eggs and sips of strong coffee, they digest the basketball news that’s dominating the NBA world: Tim Duncan, 19-season fixture, 15-time All-Star and five-time NBA champion, has announced his retirement. The sports talk... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Krzyzewski’s grand Olympic experience limps to its conclusiontournament in Puerto Rico. Yet within months and in some cases weeks of the Ath
Krzyzewski’s grand Olympic experience limps to its conclusion
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
tournament in Puerto Rico. Yet within months and in some cases weeks of the Athens Games, virtually every player except Tim Duncan, Richard Jefferson and Allen Iverson bailed, some citing terrorism concerns. LeBron James, Anthony and Dwyane... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
LeBron James says it would be amazing to play for Popovich in 2020 Tokyo Olympicssaid early in the 2014-15 season. “He understands the game the way Magic (Johns
LeBron James says it would be amazing to play for Popovich in 2020 Tokyo Olympics
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 4 days ago
said early in the 2014-15 season. “He understands the game the way Magic (Johnson) did, the way Larry (Bird) did, the way Tim Duncan does. He knows a whole lot more of about what he's doing and what he has been doing than you all. He's a character... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
LeBron James says it would be amazing to play for Popovich in 2020 Tokyo Olympicssaid early in the 2014-15 season. “He understands the game the way Magic (Johns
LeBron James says it would be amazing to play for Popovich in 2020 Tokyo Olympics
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 4 days ago
said early in the 2014-15 season. “He understands the game the way Magic (Johnson) did, the way Larry (Bird) did, the way Tim Duncan does. He knows a whole lot more of about what he's doing and what he has been doing than you all. He's a character... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
LeBron James says it would be amazing to play for Popovich in 2020 Tokyo Olympicssaid early in the 2014-15 season. “He understands the game the way Magic (Johns
LeBron James says it would be amazing to play for Popovich in 2020 Tokyo Olympics
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 4 days ago
said early in the 2014-15 season. “He understands the game the way Magic (Johnson) did, the way Larry (Bird) did, the way Tim Duncan does. He knows a whole lot more of about what he's doing and what he has been doing than you all. He's a character... Read more
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9NewsNow WUSA 9 Washington, D.C.
LeBron James says it would be amazing to play for Popovich in 2020 Tokyo Olympicssaid early in the 2014-15 season. “He understands the game the way Magic (Johns
LeBron James says it would be amazing to play for Popovich in 2020 Tokyo Olympics
9NewsNow WUSA 9 Washington, D.C. / Posted 4 days ago
said early in the 2014-15 season. “He understands the game the way Magic (Johnson) did, the way Larry (Bird) did, the way Tim Duncan does. He knows a whole lot more of about what he's doing and what he has been doing than you all. He's a character... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
LeBron James says it would be amazing to play for Popovich in 2020 Tokyo Olympicssaid early in the 2014-15 season. “He understands the game the way Magic (Johns
LeBron James says it would be amazing to play for Popovich in 2020 Tokyo Olympics
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 4 days ago
said early in the 2014-15 season. “He understands the game the way Magic (Johnson) did, the way Larry (Bird) did, the way Tim Duncan does. He knows a whole lot more of about what he's doing and what he has been doing than you all. He's a character... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
LeBron James says it would be amazing to play for Popovich in 2020 Tokyo Olympicssaid early in the 2014-15 season. “He understands the game the way Magic (Johns
LeBron James says it would be amazing to play for Popovich in 2020 Tokyo Olympics
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 4 days ago
said early in the 2014-15 season. “He understands the game the way Magic (Johnson) did, the way Larry (Bird) did, the way Tim Duncan does. He knows a whole lot more of about what he's doing and what he has been doing than you all. He's a character... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
LeBron James says it would be amazing to play for Popovich in 2020 Tokyo Olympicssaid early in the 2014-15 season. “He understands the game the way Magic (Johns
LeBron James says it would be amazing to play for Popovich in 2020 Tokyo Olympics
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 4 days ago
said early in the 2014-15 season. “He understands the game the way Magic (Johnson) did, the way Larry (Bird) did, the way Tim Duncan does. He knows a whole lot more of about what he's doing and what he has been doing than you all. He's a character... Read more
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11 News Houston
LeBron James says it would be amazing to play for Popovich in 2020 Tokyo Olympicssaid early in the 2014-15 season. “He understands the game the way Magic (Johns
LeBron James says it would be amazing to play for Popovich in 2020 Tokyo Olympics
11 News Houston / Posted 4 days ago
said early in the 2014-15 season. “He understands the game the way Magic (Johnson) did, the way Larry (Bird) did, the way Tim Duncan does. He knows a whole lot more of about what he's doing and what he has been doing than you all. He's a character... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
LeBron James says it would be amazing to play for Popovich in 2020 Tokyo Olympicssaid early in the 2014-15 season. “He understands the game the way Magic (Johns
LeBron James says it would be amazing to play for Popovich in 2020 Tokyo Olympics
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 4 days ago
said early in the 2014-15 season. “He understands the game the way Magic (Johnson) did, the way Larry (Bird) did, the way Tim Duncan does. He knows a whole lot more of about what he's doing and what he has been doing than you all. He's a character... Read more
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Deseret News
Rudy Gobert an early defensive player of the year candidate; Governor Herbert shows off hoop skillswingspan and that means virtually everything. His defensive boxscore plus/minus
Rudy Gobert an early defensive player of the year candidate; Governor Herbert shows off hoop skills
Deseret News / Posted 5 days ago
wingspan and that means virtually everything. His defensive boxscore plus/minus rating last season trailed on retired icon Tim Duncan, his defensive rating ranked eighth in the league and he makes everything the Jazz try to do at that end of the... Read more
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give me sport
Tony Parker has made a big decision regarding his international future with FranceEuroBasket crown. Being able to say he led France to a title means the world t
Tony Parker has made a big decision regarding his international future with France
give me sport / Posted 6 days ago
EuroBasket crown. Being able to say he led France to a title means the world to Parker. Now, he must begin life without Tim Duncan in San Antonio next season where Pau Gasol - who played a pivotal role in knocking France out of the Olympics -... Read more
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CBS Sports
Spurs' Tony Parker intends to play five more years in the NBAtotally crazy, though, to suggest that he could spend 20 years in the NBA. Last
Spurs' Tony Parker intends to play five more years in the NBA
CBS Sports / Posted 6 days ago
totally crazy, though, to suggest that he could spend 20 years in the NBA. Last season, he had two 40-year-old teammates: Tim Duncan and Andre Miller. If Parker is going to stick around that long, then Miller would be a good example to follow.... Read more
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give me sport
Why Tony Parker's retirement is good for the San Antonio Spursretirement, with Manu Ginobili also calling it a day yesterday after his Argent
Why Tony Parker's retirement is good for the San Antonio Spurs
give me sport / Posted 6 days ago
retirement, with Manu Ginobili also calling it a day yesterday after his Argentina side were beaten by the USA. With Tim Duncan ending his NBA career this summer, Parker says it is important that Ginobili is staying with the Spurs for one... Read more
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NBA.com
Summer Dreaming: Early candidates for Kia Defensive Player of the Yearguard all five positions on the floor and often makes his opponents look helple
Summer Dreaming: Early candidates for Kia Defensive Player of the Year
NBA.com / Posted 6 days ago
guard all five positions on the floor and often makes his opponents look helpless in doing it. The departure of stalwart Tim Duncan in the middle as a backdrop probably means the burden to keep penetrators out of the lane only increases. He... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Five takeaways from my first Olympic basketball gamegame-altering three pointers at the least likely moments, Ginobli was the funki
Five takeaways from my first Olympic basketball game
Baltimore Sun / Posted 6 days ago
game-altering three pointers at the least likely moments, Ginobli was the funkiest but least appreciated superstar on the Tim Duncan Spurs. He’s also been the stalwart star of a great Argentine national team that upset the U.S. on the way to a... Read more
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Rappler
After Rio exit, NBA stars Ginobili, Parker end international careerstogether. It was fun," Scola said. New Big Three with Gasol? Ginobili and Par
After Rio exit, NBA stars Ginobili, Parker end international careers
Rappler / Posted 7 days ago
together. It was fun," Scola said. New Big Three with Gasol? Ginobili and Parker this year said goodbye to Spurs big man Tim Duncan, whose retirement breaks up the San Antonio's 'Big 3'. "A lot of emotions. It's always tough when it finally... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Parker says goodbye to Olympics after France loses to Spainhim." Saying goodbye to the French team wasn't Parker's only farewell this sum
Parker says goodbye to Olympics after France loses to Spain
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
him." Saying goodbye to the French team wasn't Parker's only farewell this summer. In June, his longtime Spurs teammate Tim Duncan announced his retirement, and for a while it appeared Manu Ginobili would hang it up, too. However, Ginobili... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Team USA shakes off slow start, smashes Argentinamoments in the first quarter, Ginobili and Argentina recalled memories of 2004,
Team USA shakes off slow start, smashes Argentina
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
moments in the first quarter, Ginobili and Argentina recalled memories of 2004, of their historic semifinals victory over Tim Duncan-led Team USA. The United States, with all its All-Stars and NBA champions, trailed by 10 six minutes into the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
NBA's Parker says adieu to French team after 16 yearson what we did, we can be proud." It has been an off-season of goodbyes for Pa
NBA's Parker says adieu to French team after 16 years
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 7 days ago
on what we did, we can be proud." It has been an off-season of goodbyes for Parker, who said farewell to Spurs big man Tim Duncan, whose retirement breaks up the Spurs' Big Three of Parker, Duncan and Manu Ginobili of Argentina. "A lot of... Read more
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Deseret News
USA Men's Basketball assistant coach focused on faith and forgiveness after wife's deaththe AP reported. At his wife's funeral, Williams spoke of the value of forgive
USA Men's Basketball assistant coach focused on faith and forgiveness after wife's death
Deseret News / Posted 7 days ago
the AP reported. At his wife's funeral, Williams spoke of the value of forgiveness. NBA stars, including Chris Paul, Tim Duncan, Anthony Davis and Kevin Durant, attended to share their sympathy with the former head coach of the New Orleans... Read more
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CBS Sports
Paul Pierce reportedly 'planning' to return for 2016-17 seasonpretty good resume. But there may not be room when he decides to, given that if
Paul Pierce reportedly 'planning' to return for 2016-17 season
CBS Sports / Posted 7 days ago
pretty good resume. But there may not be room when he decides to, given that if he goes this summer he'll be eligible with Tim Duncan and Kobe Bryant. However, if he retires next year he could go in with Kevin Garnett, and that would be pretty... Read more
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Bleacher Report
What Would've Happened If Duncan Signed with Magic?it’s hard not to imagine what might have been if the Magic were successful in s
What Would've Happened If Duncan Signed with Magic?
Bleacher Report / Posted 8 days ago
it’s hard not to imagine what might have been if the Magic were successful in signing another previous No. 1 draft pick: Tim Duncan. Prior to the 2000-01 season, Orlando saved up a lot of cap space and went after Tim Duncan (who had just won the... Read more
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give me sport
Five NBA players who excelled at other sportscareer left a lot to be desired but few can play a professional sport with succ
Five NBA players who excelled at other sports
give me sport / Posted 8 days ago
career left a lot to be desired but few can play a professional sport with success, much less two. Jordan did both.2. Tim Duncan “The Big Fundamental” has officially retired from the NBA after a hall of fame worthy career. However, before he... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Forget Micromanaging, Hands-Off Leadership Could Hurt Workers MoreFor evidence, consider the 2004 U.S. men’s Olympic basketball team. Despite a r
Forget Micromanaging, Hands-Off Leadership Could Hurt Workers More
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 9 days ago
For evidence, consider the 2004 U.S. men’s Olympic basketball team. Despite a roster of stars including LeBron James, Tim Duncan, and Allen Iverson, they finished with a disappointing bronze medal and lost a few embarrassing games.Managing A... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Pair of Spurs considered MVP contenders by Vegascancel each other out? Can Kawhi Leonard take another leap while simultaneousl
Pair of Spurs considered MVP contenders by Vegas
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
cancel each other out? Can Kawhi Leonard take another leap while simultaneously filling the leadership void left by Tim Duncan? Click through the gallery above to see which players have the best odds of winning MVP heading into the 2016-17... Read more
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Newsmax
Tim Duncan Reportedly Declined Obama's Invitation to Attend OlympicsTim Duncan, the former San Antonio Spurs star, declined an invitation from Pres
Tim Duncan Reportedly Declined Obama's Invitation to Attend Olympics
Newsmax / Posted 9 days ago
Tim Duncan, the former San Antonio Spurs star, declined an invitation from President Obama to attend the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, a former teammate told Sports Illustrated. "Tim, his legacy is always going to be more of the foundation guy in San... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Top 10 Mavs games to watch this seasonis the first time the dastardly Spurs come to Dallas. It will be the first time
Top 10 Mavs games to watch this season
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 10 days ago
is the first time the dastardly Spurs come to Dallas. It will be the first time the team travels to Big D without Tim Duncan as a member of the team since 1997. Frankly, after all the distress and heartbreak he caused Mavs fans over the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Sapochetti: Best athlete? The gold medal goes to Serenathree National League MVP awards and two World Series titles. • Basketball: Cl
Sapochetti: Best athlete? The gold medal goes to Serena
Boston Herald / Posted 10 days ago
three National League MVP awards and two World Series titles. • Basketball: Cleveland Cavalier LeBron James edges out Tim Duncan and Kobe Bryant because “King” James can do more than his contemporaries on both ends of the court. • Football:... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Olympics have been more foul than fair for Kings’ DeMarcus Cousinsbasketball has all the consistency of my beef stew – and I am a vegetarian who
Olympics have been more foul than fair for Kings’ DeMarcus Cousins
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 11 days ago
basketball has all the consistency of my beef stew – and I am a vegetarian who can’t cook. San Antonio Spurs icon Tim Duncan was so incensed by the erratic officiating at the 2004 Athens Games he vowed never to play again for the national... Read more
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Al.com
And you want to send college basketball players to the Olympicsdon't just need pros in the Olympics. We need our best pros playing well. That
And you want to send college basketball players to the Olympics
Al.com / Posted 11 days ago
don't just need pros in the Olympics. We need our best pros playing well. That didn't happen in 2004, when Allen Iverson, Tim Duncan and friends staggered to the bronze. It's not happening at the moment, either, but these guys are still unbeaten... Read more
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SportingNews
Tim Duncan declines President Obama’s invitation to RioNot even a personal invitation from Barack Obama was enough to get Tim Duncan t
Tim Duncan declines President Obama’s invitation to Rio
SportingNews / Posted 11 days ago
Not even a personal invitation from Barack Obama was enough to get Tim Duncan to Rio to go to the Olympics. Duncan, according to former Spurs teammate Bruce Bowen, declined President Obama's invite to join him in Brazil. "Tim, his legacy is always... Read more
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give me sport
Tim Duncan turned down an unbelievable offer from President Barack ObamaTim Duncan turned down the chance to go to Rio with Barack Obama | GiveMeSport
Tim Duncan turned down an unbelievable offer from President Barack Obama
give me sport / Posted 11 days ago
Tim Duncan turned down the chance to go to Rio with Barack Obama | GiveMeSport Official online NBA destination in the UK Tim Duncan turned down the chance to go to Rio with Barack Obama Football News What is Tim Duncan doing with himself during... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
August 14tries to paint LaHood as the villain. Laid-back Tim I agree with everything t
August 14
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 days ago
tries to paint LaHood as the villain. Laid-back Tim I agree with everything that your letter writers have written about Tim Duncan. The only thing that I might add is that Tim stayed the full four years at Wake Forest University and earned a... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Tim Duncan turned down trip to Rio with President ObamaThere's no doubt that Tim Duncan is enjoying his retirement, mostly because we
Tim Duncan turned down trip to Rio with President Obama
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 12 days ago
There's no doubt that Tim Duncan is enjoying his retirement, mostly because we have no idea where he is or what he's doing at any given time, just like he likes it. It's probably the reason that he's not in Rio with President Barack Obama watching... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
The complicated relationship that molded Michael Phelps into the greatestof American sport – arguably the greatest one. The comparable 21st century com
The complicated relationship that molded Michael Phelps into the greatest
Yahoo Sports / Posted 12 days ago
of American sport – arguably the greatest one. The comparable 21st century combinations are few. There is Gregg Popovich-Tim Duncan, and there is Bill Belichick-Tom Brady. Both of those have spanned a sporting eternity: Belichick-Brady heading... Read more
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NBA.com
Cavaliers, James sign multiyear contractJames is just the fifth NBA player to have three Finals MVPs, joining Michael J
Cavaliers, James sign multiyear contract
NBA.com / Posted 12 days ago
James is just the fifth NBA player to have three Finals MVPs, joining Michael Jordan (six), Shaquille O'Neal (three), Tim Duncan (three) and Magic Johnson (three). The 6-8 forward scored in double figures in all 76 regular season games in... Read more
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Rippa
NBA 2016-17 season schedule releasedKevin Durant team up with fellow All-Stars Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson and Dra
NBA 2016-17 season schedule released
Rippa / Posted 12 days ago
Kevin Durant team up with fellow All-Stars Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green as they go up against the post-Tim Duncan era Spurs featuring Tony Parker, LaMarcus Aldridge, Kawhi Leonard and new recruit Pau Gasol. Fans will also... Read more
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NBA.com
The 25 games you don't want to miss in 2016-17Spurs -- Will the Spurs even know what to do without the screaming and yelling,
The 25 games you don't want to miss in 2016-17
NBA.com / Posted 12 days ago
Spurs -- Will the Spurs even know what to do without the screaming and yelling, the brash antics and loud behavior of Tim Duncan? Oh, that's right. He did none of that. Still this is a new frontier with first Tim-less home opener since 1996.... Read more
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