Nets GM Sean Marks On WFAN: I'm Looking For A Coach Like PopovichNew Nets general manager Sean Marks won't be able to hire Gregg Popovich as coach, but he admitted he's looking for someone who reminds him of the Spurs great.
Popovich On Spurs' Loss To Knicks: 'We Didn't Respect Our Opponent'The poor passing and sloppy shooting in overtime hurt, though the effort was more disappointing than the execution to Spurs coach Gregg Popovich.
Spurs Hire Becky Hammon, Make Her Second Woman To Join NBA Coaching StaffShe joins South Carolina assistant Lisa Boyer, who served on John Lucas' staff in Cleveland in 2001-02, as women to coach in the NBA.
Schmeelk: Spurs All About Team, Rule NBA With European Style Of PlayAs good as Tim Duncan has been over the course of his career, there is no megastar on the San Antonio Spurs. This particular championship was a true team effort.
Schmeelk: Classic NBA Finals Should Help Redefine 'Greatness' And 'Legacy'I doubt it will be the case, but this series should put all those outdated and nauseating LeBron James narratives out to pasture once and for all.
Schmeelk: Epic Game 6 Of NBA Finals Filled With Greatness And Blunders There are moments every once in a while that remind you why you sit in front of a television and watch all those games, and Tuesday night was one of them.
Schmeelk: Can Miami's Defense Find A Way To Stop The Spurs' Offense? What should really scare the Miami Heat is that Sunday night should have been a win for them. LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh combined for 66 points and shot a combined 25-of-53.
Big 3 Help Heat Even NBA Finals With SpursMiami Heat owner Micky Arison had a message as he walked to the winning locker room.
Heat Handle Spurs 109-93; Finals Coming Back To MiamiThe Miami Heat entered Game 4 of the 2013 NBA Finals against the San Antonio Spurs knowing they couldn't lose and go down 3-1 in the series and have a chance of winning the Larry O'Brien trophy. But the Heat's Big Three responded like the three All-Stars that they are, combining for 82 points and lead Miami to a 109-93.
Schmeelk: It's Time For Gregg Popovich And The Spurs To Adjust The Heat changed things up, and now it is time for Gregg Popovich to adjust. Is there anyone else you would want in that film room and on the practice floor figuring out how to counter those moves more than Popovich?
Schmeelk: 2013 NBA Finals — Keys To The Series, Questions And A Prediction All in all, this should be a very exciting and competitive series. San Antonio will likely have to win two games in Miami to win the series. It’s a tall order, but if any team can win a Game 7 in Miami, it’s a veteran team like the Spurs.
Schmeelk: Spurs' Head Coach Gregg Popovich Is In The RightGregg Popovich only has one job: winning a championship.
Schmeelk: Heat Defense Is The Reason They Are Up 2-1It has been the Heat’s ability to slow down the Thunder offense that has been the difference so far in the series.
League-Leading Spurs Head To NJThe Spurs face the Nets on Monday night looking for their sixth victory in seven games as they near the end of a nine-game road trip.
Schmeelk's Stance: A Sad Day For The NBAIt has been a year of change in the sports world with the three longest tenured coaches in the three major sports retiring. The Braves' Bobby Cox, the Titans' Jeff Fisher and now Jerry Sloan has resigned from the Utah Jazz.