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  1. Social justice panelists hope discussion will inspire changeRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Daily Texan

    ... the progress of civil rights, there is still work to be done to improve life for many groups in America. David Robinson, a former Spurs player and a member of the basketball hall of fame, raised $40 million for The Carver Academy, a non-profit ...

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  2. Spurs star speaks out on sexualityRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | MySanAntonio.com

    Former Spurs center David Robinson , appearing at a civil rights summit here, told reporters Thursday that an athlete's sexuality should not change how they are treated by coaches and teammates.

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  3. LBJ's poignant paradoxes and the Civil Rights Act of 1964Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | The Miami Herald

    ... be counted on to draw the media spotlight and donors, including Graham Nash, Billie Jean King, Tina Brown and David Robinson, the Hall of Fame center for the San Antonio Spurs who is now active in educational philanthropy. The assemblage was ...

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  4. LBJ's poignant paradoxesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Politico

    ... be counted on to draw the media spotlight and donors, including Graham Nash, Billie Jean King, Tina Brown and David Robinson, the Hall of Fame center for the San Antonio Spurs who is now active in educational philanthropy. The assemblage was ...

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  5. Revisiting the a 78 scoring race, starring George GervinRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... Remarkably, it was a scenario that would play out less than 20 years later, and again in the Spurs' favor as David Robinson scored a franchise record 71 points to edge Shaquille O'Neal for the 1993-94 crown. But as Steve Aschburner noted earlier ...

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  6. Gregg Popovich's secret to building a great team in 18 wordsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | USA Today

    ... (@JMcDonald_SAEN) April 08, 2014 The two number-one picks Pop is referring to are Tim Duncan in 1997 and David Robinson in 1987. And while Pop is of course correct in pointing out that those two ended up being cornerstones of the franchise's ...

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  7. Twolves roll past Spurs, 110-91Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | The Miami Herald

    ... "Get the No. 1 pick in the draft every 10 years, and make sure it's a franchise player." He was referring to David Robinson, the first overall pick in 1987, and Duncan, No. 1 in 1997. "Most anybody can build around that," Popovich said.

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  8. Gregg Popovich Sums Up Secret to San Antonio Spurs' Success in 1 SentenceRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | BleacherReport

    ... player." The Spurs have indeed made good use of their two No. 1 overall picks. In 1987, they selected center David Robinson from the Naval Academy. All "The Admiral" did during his time in San Antonio was make 10 All-Star teams, win an MVP award ...

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  9. Why Tanking Does Not WorkRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | 20 Second Timeout

    ... was the San Antonio Spurs, which lucked into the pick (Tim Duncan) back in 1997 when the team's star center, David Robinson, missed all but six games the previous season because of injuries. The teams with the top three picks in any given draft are ...

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  10. David Stern, Alonzo Mourning, Mitch Richmond head 2014 Naismith Hall of Fame classRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | MSNBC

    ... Heat) who held his own at both ends of the floor against some legendary centers of his era - Hakeem Olajuwon, David Robinson, Patrick Ewing and Shaquille O'Neal. He was particularly known for his defense, twice being named NBA Defensive Player of ...

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  11. Final Four Dribble rained out in DallasRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 6 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    ... than NBA star Micheal Jordan. The wind and rain even forced former San Antonio Spurs star and NBA legend David Robinson to get pulled out of the cold. He was supposed to lead the pack of kids dribbling through downtown Dallas. Instead, he and the ...

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  12. Roundtable: NBA Draft, Nerlens Noel and TankingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | The Sixer Sense

    ... have Noel but having to great big men is a great asset to have. Look at the Spurs when they had "The Admiral" David Robinson and Tim Duncan . If you can develop them together they can take this franchise places. Spencer Layman: If somehow the Sixers ...

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  13. NBA power rankings: Despite Thunder sweep, Spurs still No. 1Read the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | New York Daily News

    ... berth. Joakim Noah is on a pace to lead his team in assists. The last center to do that was the Spurs' David Robinson, 20 years ago. When the Raptors defeated the Rockets this week, they finished up 16-14 against the West. It's the first time since ...

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  14. Tony Parker Passes 16,000 Career Points to Join Elite San Antonio Spurs RanksRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | BleacherReport

    ... from the ABA to the NBA . He was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1996, the first Spur so honored. David Robinson would join Gervin in the Hall in 2009. The Admiral was a lifetime Spur, playing all of his 14 seasons in San Antonio. He made 10 ...

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  15. Recap: Golden State Warriors defeat San Antonio Spurs, 108-94. Also, the year is 1997.Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | Golden State of Mind

    ... let's not get too excited about this win. The Spurs are terrible, let's be honest - in the tank, even. With David Robinson going out earlier this year, and GM Gregg Popovich sending head coach Bob Hill home after a 3-15 start, it's clear that ...

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  16. David Poile & Barry Trotz: Do they deserve a 16th season with the Nashville Predators?Read the original story

    Sunday Mar 30 | On the Forecheck

    ... draft lottery (they had only the 4th worst record) and get the #1 pick. The Spurs took a risk and drafted David Robinson #1 overall even though he had 2 years of Navy service to fulfill. So they get an all-time skill guy... and because he didn't ...

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  17. The evolution of an elite offenseRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... Popovich/Tim Duncan partnership. But with Duncan at the peak of his powers as a low-post force, paired with David Robinson to form one of the best interior defensive tandems in NBA history, it hardly mattered. Indeed, it would have been silly to ...

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  18. Warriors Drop Another to Spurs, Face Seventh Seed Grizzlies on FridayRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | KNBR-AM San Francisco

    ... so they reverted back to what they do best. This team is built like the prior version of San Antonio when David Robinson and Duncan dominated inside. With Gasol and Zach Randolph, Memphis works from the inside out. Point guard Mike Conley directs a ...

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  19. Spurs Look to Set New Team Record for Consecutive WinsRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 27 | BleacherReport

    ... in franchise history, per ESPN Stats & Info . The 1995-96 edition of the Spurs, which featured star center David Robinson, set the team standard by reeling off 17 straight victories that season. The surging Spurs' quest to set a new team record on ...

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  20. Karl Towns named Gatorade National Boys Basketball Player of the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 27 | Courier News

    ... come into the league like it was back when I came into the league with Patrick (Ewing), Dikembe (Mutombo), David Robinson, Shaq (Shaquille O'Neal), Rik Smits, (Hakeem) Olajuwon - those back-to-the-basket type players. The game is played from the ...

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