The Spurs vanquished the Warriors with a solid 94-82 win at Oracle Arena and will face the Grizzlies on Sunday.
The Miami Heat have LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh. The Spurs have dominated for years with the trio of Tim Duncan, Tony Parker and Manu Ginobili.
Let's get the "Arghh" out of the way first. The national narrative of the series will likely go that the Spurs ' savvy veteran experience won the day - that it wasn't quite our kids' time - but I can't shake the nagging feeling that the series was right there for the taking.
Albuquerque police say a mother who saw her 5-year-old being abducted chased the suspect down and crashed her vehicle into his car, triggering a manhunt.
May 14, 2013; San Antonio, TX, USA; San Antonio Spurs power forward Tim Duncan defends Golden State Warriors small forward Harrison Barnes in the third quarter in game five of the second round of the 2013 NBA Playoffs at the AT The keys to victory for the Spurs is to play like they did in game five.
When Mos Def dropped that line 13 years ago, it probably didn't resonate with the stars who dominated the NBA .
May 14, 2013; San Antonio, TX, USA; Golden State Warriors forward Harrison Barnes drives to the basket as San Antonio Spurs forward Tim Duncan and guard Danny Green defend during the second half in game five of the second round of the 2013 NBA Playoffs at the AT Harrison Barnes has soared into the postseason and exceeded all expectations.
AT&T CENTER - Gregg Popovich said prior to tip there was a knot in Tony Parker's calf in Game 4, that he couldn't plant or push off.
Tony Parker had 25 points and 10 assists, and the San Antonio Spurs held the Golden State Warriors' starting backcourt to 13 points for a 109-91 victory Tuesday night to take a 3-2 lead in the Western Conference semifinals.
The New York Knicks will try to even their Eastern Conference semifinal series tonight in Game 4 against the Indiana Pacers.
Tony Parker typically has little to say about injuries, ascribing to the Karl Malone philosophy that if you can suit up, you're healthy.
Sometimes it seems there are as many ways to define "clutch" as there are basketball fans.
Can the Warriors win this Western Conference semifinal series against the Spurs, which continues tonight in Riverwalk and Remember the Alamo Country? A week ago, that question would have been embarrassing verging on impertinent.
Throughout the NBA season, the Miami Heat and Orlando Magic have taken their talents to the University of San Francisco's War Memorial Gym to practice prior to playing the Golden State Warriors across the Bay Bridge in Oakland.
Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson have hogged the spotlight in the Western Conference semifinal series between San Antonio and Golden State, and rightfully so.