Report: 76ers trade Jerami Grant to Thunder for Ersan Ilyasova and draft pick

The Philadelphia 76ers have traded Jerami Grant to the Oklahoma City Thunder for Ersan Ilyasova and a conditional draft pick, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical. Per Wojnarowski, the Thunder had been trying to find an athletic forward to complement their roster and pursued Grant for several months. He averaged 9.7 points, 4.7 rebounds […]

Pop Talks Kaepernick, Race, Politics on Day of Debate

Gregg Popovich got his 2016 press conference season off to a roaring start at Spurs media day on Monday. He verbally jousted with reporters who asked unclear or repeated questions, stated that he will be fining Tim Duncan $2,500 daily until he shows up, and declared Duncan “Coach of Whatever He Feels Like.” Then, the […]

Film Session: How Patty Mills Dropped 30 on Team USA

On Wednesday night Team USA faced their toughest Olympic opponent yet in a scrappy Australian team. Some may be surprised by how well the Aussies competed, but the Boomers weren’t. Andrew Bogut said in an interview with ESPN that the objective was to play hard and win. “If we go out there and we’re intimidated […]

Tim Duncan Day: Our favorite Duncan coverage

Project Spurs has been online for nearly 12 years now, covering a little over half of Tim Duncan’s career. In that time, we’ve obviously covered #21 quite a bit. Here is a collection of some of our favorites among the Duncan archives over the years. [View the story “A Look Back at Tim Duncan career […]

Project Spurs staff reflects on Duncan’s career, favorite moments

On Monday, San Antonio Mayor Ivy Taylor declared tomorrow, July 21, as “Tim Duncan Day.” We’ll share some of our favorite coverage on Duncan tomorrow, but to kick things off before that, we asked some of our staff to reflect on Duncan’s career and to share some of their favorite stories or moments. Tim Duncan has […]

Andre Iguodala: OKC Thunder ‘were best team in the playoffs’

Golden State Warriors forward Andre Iguodala believes the Oklahoma City Thunder were the best team to participate in the 2016 NBA playoffs, which included Iguodala’s record-setting Warriors and the NBA champion Cleveland Cavaliers. “Now that we got (Kevin Durant), I can say it: They were the best team last year in the league in the playoffs,” […]

Celtics interested in adding shooter like free agent Chase Budinger

The Boston Celtics might find themselves involved in trade rumors for players such as Blake Griffin and Russell Westbrook, but the reality is much simpler. The Celtics just want some shooting. It’s the minimum requirement to cap off the offseason, at least according to Sporting News’ Sean Deveney: SMall bit of

Phil Jackson calls out Knicks players on Twitter

Phil Jackson remade the New York Knicks this offseason and now he’s calling them out. Jackson, the sometimes hard-to-understand tweeter, put his thumbs to work recently and publicly challenged his players: Here’s what: We have brought change to the Knicks team. The real dimension of change is how much the players what to unite in […]

Kobe Bryant gets slimed after winning Legend Award

Kobe Bryant was honored at Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Sports Awards 2016 on Thursday night, taking home a Legend Award. Bryant played in the NBA for 20 years, spending the entirety of that time period with the Lakers. The award he received on Thursday was “in recognition of his record-breaking achievements, unrivaled talent and outstanding sportsmanship on and […]

LeBron James at ESPYs party: ‘Dance or get the f- out!’

LeBron James was pretty turned up while at an ESPYs afterparty early Thursday morning, and he made sure to let everyone know. James, as usual, became the center of attention at the Uninterrupted afterparty at Le Jardin, where Kendrick Lamar performed at one point. LeBron, though, stole the show when he, at one point, gave […]

Jeff Teague is living in his parents’ basement

There’s no shame in living with your parents. Just ask Jeff Teague. The Indiana Pacers point guard decided to move in with his parents after being traded from Atlanta earlier this month. “I bought a home here some years back, and when I re-signed back with Atlanta [in 2013] I just decided I was going […]

Ron Howard with Steph Curry, Peyton Manning at ESPYs

Producer/director Ron Howard narrated an excellent piece on Craig Sager which was shown during the ESPY Awards on Wednesday night. The real party seemed to be backstage, though. The man who formerly played “Opie” on The Andy Griffith Show had a beer and hung out with soon-to-be Hall of Famer Peyton Manning. Manning was one […]

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