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6 hrs ago | Pounding the Rock

Mount Rushmore Does Not Exist

In South Dakota, stands the Mount Rushmore National Memorial. Now, this was never meant to symbolize the greatest presidents of this Nation's history.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

MySanAntonio.com

Best overall record a mixed bag for Spurs

Owning the top record and home-court advantage throughout the playoffs has been a mixed bag for the Spurs.

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Related Topix: Sports, San Antonio Spurs, NBA Basketball, Sean Elliott, Tony Parker, NBA Players, Bruce Bowen, Manu Ginobili

The Miami Herald

Bulls' Joakim Noah healthy entering playoffs this time

The 431 assists, tied for seventh-most by a center in NBA history and making him the first center to lead his team since David Robinson in 1994, are nice.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Chicago Bulls, Joakim Noah, NBA Players, Charlotte Bobcats, Indiana Pacers, D.J. Augustin

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Isportsweb.com

Why the San Antonio Spurs made the playoffs

There is a common phrase throughout the world that states "in this world nothing can be certain, except death and taxes."

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Related Topix: Sports, San Antonio Spurs, NBA Basketball, Tim Duncan, NBA Players, Marco Belinelli, New Orleans Hornets, Patty Mills, Chicago Bulls, Kawhi Leonard

Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Miami Herald

Cavs Deng wins NBA citizenship award

He has spent much of his adult life trying to give back to his native South Sudan, the war-torn African nation the Cavaliers forward and his family fled when he was a young boy.

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The Advocate

Cavs' Deng wins citizenship award

Luol Deng never once has forgotten home. He has spent much of his adult life trying to give back to his native South Sudan, the war-torn African nation the Cavaliers forward and his family fled when he was a young boy.

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WABC 7

GLAAD Media Awards 2014 - list of winners

Winners of the 25th Annual GLAAD Media Awards were announced in a ceremony in Los Angeles on Saturday, April 12, and the list includes Jennifer Lopez, "Orange is the New Black" star Laverne Cox and more.

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Related Topix: Sports, Atlanta Hawks, Denver Nuggets, Kenneth Faried, Jason Collins, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Boston Celtics

Small Business Trends

Thrive15: Learn About Business In 15 Minute Bursts

A new educational platform launching next month, called Thrive15 , aims to educate people about creating a business.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Hardwood Paroxysm

Kawhi Leonard And Structural Stardom

If you're looking for a reason behind the sustained success of the San Antonio Spurs, search for it within the confines of one word: structure.

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Pounding the Rock

Game Preview: Spurs @ Rockets

In an unorthodox preview I'll briefly look at tonight's game and then spend some time thinking about the playoffs.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Players, San Antonio Spurs, NBA Basketball, Los Angeles Lakers, Steve Nash, Phoenix Suns

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Burnt Orange Report

Civil Rights Summit In Austin Reflects on LBJ's Legacy & Continued Struggles

This Summer marks the 50th anniversary of President Lyndon Johnson's signing the 1964 Civil Rights Act.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Daily Texan

Social justice panelists hope discussion will inspire change

At the Civil Rights Summit panel "Social Justice in the 21st Century: Empowering Minds, Changing Hearts, and Inspiring Service," panelists from varying backgrounds agreed that despite the progress of civil rights, there is still work to be done to improve life for many groups in America.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Politico

LBJ's poignant paradoxes

AUSTIN Forty-five years after he was driven from the White House in despair and disrepute over Vietnam, four presidents and a raft of luminaries from the worlds of politics, sports and entertainment gathered here this week to honor Lyndon Baines Johnson at a three-day conference celebrating his role as godfather of the landmark law that made modern ... (more)

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MySanAntonio.com

Revisiting the a 78 scoring race, starring George Gervin

Then again, these Spurs don't have a scorer remotely the same caliber as one George "Iceman" Gervin, who 36 years ago today out-dueled fellow offensive titan David Thompson with 63 points to win the scoring championship on the final day of the 1977-78 season .

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BleacherReport

Gregg Popovich Sums Up Secret to San Antonio Spurs' Success in 1 Sentence

San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich is known as a man of few words. He is concise in his interviews...pithy, even.

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The Miami Herald

Twolves roll past Spurs, 110-91

MINNEAPOLIS_Four months later, under far different circumstances, and in front of a relatively sparse crowd announced at 10,117, the game was finally played.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

20 Second Timeout

Why Tanking Does Not Work

"Stat gurus" believe that "advanced basketball statistics" enable them to more accurately and efficiently evaluate players and teams than the "old school" traditional scouting methods .

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

MSNBC

David Stern, Alonzo Mourning, Mitch Richmond head 2014 Naismith Hall of Fame class

Alonzo Mourning and Mitch Richmond have been elected to the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame.

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Sun Apr 06, 2014

WFAA-TV Dallas

Final Four Dribble rained out in Dallas

Wet pavement coupled with on-and-off dounpours is not exactly the kind of weather conducive to showcasing good dribbling skills.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

The Sixer Sense

Roundtable: NBA Draft, Nerlens Noel and Tanking

Mar 21, 2014; St. Louis, MO, USA; Kansas Jayhawks guard Andrew Wiggins dunks the ball past Eastern Kentucky Colonels guard Marcus Lewis in the first half during the 2nd round of the 2014 NCAA Men Hi everybody! With the season coming to a close, our wonderful staff of writers have put together some answers to questions about the draft, Nerlens Noel ... (more)

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