“Gregg Popovich told me that he loves me and he understands”: Patty Mills reveals he texted the veteran coach his decision to leave the Spurs at 4 am 

NBA veteran Patty Mills reveals he conveyed his decision about leaving the Spurs to Gregg Popovich in the wee hours after the Olympic quarterfinal. In a conversation with NBA.com, Patty Mills spoke about free agency and his decision to leave…

Kevin Durant awarded Team USA Basketball Player of the Year by former Head Coach Gregg Popovich for stupendous gold-medal performance at Tokyo 2020

Prior to the Nets-Spurs tip-off, Gregg Popovich presented Kevin Durant with the 2021 USA Basketball Male Athlete of the Year trophy. Kevin Durant has been an incredible NBA talent as soon as he set foot on the hardwood. Over the…

“I don’t even know half of their names”: Gregg Popovich hilariously talks about the Spurs’ lineup against the Sixers amid San Antonio’s COVID crisis

The COVID-riddled San Antonio Spurs had to play against the Sixers with a lot of players whose names coach Gregg Popovich didn’t even know. With the league’s new health and safety protocols, a majority of teams in the league have…

“Nikola Jokic is not jumping high, it’s kinda Larry Bird-ish”: Gregg Popovich waxes eloquent about 2021 NBA MVP as Nuggets lose 123-111

Gregg Popovich always talks highly about Nikola Jokic. After the Spurs-Nuggets matchup Coach Pop compared the reigning MVP’s game to that of Larry Bird’s. Nikola Jokic is one of the greatest current generation players. The Denver Nuggets center has completely revolutionized how…

“Joker is a seven-feet Larry Bird, who has high playmaking skills and basketball IQ”: Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich pays Nikola Jokic the ultimate complement

Veteran NBA coach Gregg Popovich heaps praise of MVP Nikola Jokic, comparing his play-making skills to Celtics legend Larry Bird. Coach Pop said this in light of the Spurs’ recent loss to the Nuggets. The Denver Nuggets have begun their…

“Gregg Popovich is 26 wins away from becoming the most successful coach in NBA history”: The 4x All-Star head coach has headed the Spurs franchise for over two decades

According to Redditor HamzaHabibiJr, San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich is less than 30 wins to become the most successful head coach in NBA history. Gregg Popovich made his coaching debut for the San Antonio Spurs in 1996. The…

Steve Kerr to replace Gregg Popovich? NBA insiders report strong speculation about Team USA Basketball head Grant Hill’s decision about their next head coach

Steve Kerr is tipped to replace Spurs head coach, Gregg Popovich, as head coach of the U.S. senior men’s national basketball team, league sources say. In a recent report by trusted NBA insider, Marc Stein, it has emerged that Steve…

“His wife needed him gone”: Gregg Popovich explains why Manu Ginobili returned to the Spurs front office

Manu Ginobili teamed up with Tim Duncan and Tony Parker to form one of the most successful trios ever. This famous trio won more games than any other trio in NBA history. Ginobili played a large role during four of…

“Draymond Green, I’m going to keep talking my s**t”: Kendrick Perkins congratulates Team USA for gold medal run after criticizing coach Gregg Popovich and Kevin Durant during tournament

Kendrick Perkins replied to Draymond Green after the DPOY winner called him out for criticizing Team USA earlier in the Olympics. Hot take artists are a dime a dozen in mainstream sports media today. It seems Kendrick Perkins has joined…

“I wouldn’t touch that question with a 10-foot pole”: Team USA Head Coach Gregg Popovich has a hilarious reply when asked whether he would like France or Slovenia in the Gold-medal game

Team USA Head Coach Gregg Popovich has a witty reply to being asked whether he wants to face France or Slovenia in the Olympic finals Team USA, after their initial struggles leading up to Tokyo 2020, have won four games…