According to ESPN, Plum has a quicker release than Golden State All-Star Klay Thompson and a wrist flick almost as quick as Golden State’s Stephen Curry.
A 103-92 Spurs victory, gives San Antonio a 2-1 lead in the best-of-seven series and regains home court advantage.
A Thursday morning MRI revealed what Parker and the team feared: A complete rupture of his left quadriceps tendon that requires surgery.
That hissing sound heard all around SA late last night was the collective sigh of relief from Spurs fans that followed the 121-96 win over the Rockets.
The Rockets made 22-of-50 3-point shots. No team has ever made more than 15 3-pointers in a playoff game against the Spurs.
There’s a widely-accepted maxim in NBA playoff basketball that the most difficult win to attain is the close-out game.
In Game 5 of the Spurs’ first-round playoff series against the Grizzlies, Manu Ginobili scored eight points in the first quarter of the Spurs’ 116-103 win.
The fact the Spurs and Grizzlies played an instant classic playoff game won’t mollify Spurs fans disappointed by a 110-108 overtime loss.
The Spurs’ JumboTron spawned an international sports trend – every professional team had to have one.
After discovering a defect in Trevor’s heart, doctors told his parents their son would never play sports. He would not even have the energy to skate.