Tim Duncan RUMORS & NEWS

  • Why Tim Duncan & Gregg Popovich Were the Best Duo Ever

    Complex "One of the best things that ever happened to the San Antonio Spurs was losing 62 games in the 1996-97 season, and finishing with the third worst record in the entire league. While it was undoubtedly tough to stomach in the moment, the team's slow start led GM Gregg Popovich to install himself as..." February 19

  • Spurs give out 'Slam Duncan O's' cereal before retiring Tim's jersey

    San Antonio Express-News "An unusual nervous energy perforated the AT&T Center on Sunday evening during what otherwise would have been an ordinary regular-season contest against the New Orleans Pelicans. That is because Sunday also marked the day Tim Duncan's retired No. 21 would be unveiled in the rafters alongside..." December 19

  • Spurs coach Gregg Popovich says he, Tim Duncan like "soulmates"

    ESPN "As the San Antonio Spurs prepare to retire Tim Duncan's No. 21 jersey Sunday night, Spurs coach Gregg Popovich has described Duncan ‎as "like my son." "I love him dearly," Popovich told ESPN's SportsCenter in an interview earlier this week. Told that Spurs president R.C. Buford once..." December 18

  • Which NBA legend will you miss the most: Kobe, Duncan or Garnett?

    SI "Each new NBA season brings excitement and optimism around the league, but it also brings difficult goodbyes to retiring stars. This off-season was particularly cruel, as the NBA lost three of its best players in league history: Kobe Bryant, Tim Duncan and Kevin Garnett. Each star became a..." October 08

  • Pop admits he's 'a little bit lonely' without Duncan

    San Antonio Express-News "Gregg Popovich experienced another first in what will be season full of them late Monday, guiding the Spurs through their first preseason game without Tim Duncan on the roster in 20 years. He hasn’t quite gotten used to the feeling. “It’s a little bit lonely here at the start,” Popovich said..." October 04

  • Pau Gasol can be a better Tim Duncan replacement than you think

    Sporting News "On the surface, it's weird that the Spurs have been criticized for signing Pau Gasol in the wake of Tim Duncan's retirement. Beyond being someone they almost signed two years ago, Gasol has always been the type of player that would excel in Gregg Popovich's system. He's both unselfish and..." September 29

  • Retired Duncan joins Spurs training camp

    San Antonio Express-News "Tim Duncan must have heard Gregg Popovich's threat. Two days after Popovich jokingly told the media that he would fine Duncan $2,500 a day each day that Duncan was absent, the retired power forward was back on the court with the Spurs." September 28

  • Gregg Popovich: Tim Duncan will be ‘coach of whatever he wants’ for Spurs

    Larry Brown Sports "Though he’s retired from playing, Tim Duncan will still be involved with the San Antonio Spurs this season. According to coach Gregg Popovich, Duncan’s role will essentially be whatever he wants it to be." September 26

Spurs Forum Top 5

  1. Duncan: One more time?
    Last post: JasonJohnHorn