July 18th, 2011
The star of the San Antonio Spurs Manu Ginobili admitted to the media in his homeland Argentina that are likely to end his active sports career after two years when the contract with his “Spurs” expires.
“I have not put your exact date of which will stop with basketball, but the truth is that after two years of my contract expires with the San Antonio and I am 36 years old. I think this is a good age at which put an end to his career but is still too early to think about it, “said Ginobili, who has become an integral part of Spurs after signing with the team in 2003 and a year.
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Memphis lead with 3-1 against San Antonio Spurs
April 26th, 2011
The team with the best performing in the Western Conference in the NBA regular season – San Antonio, is on track to a sensational drop in the first round of the playoffs. Spurs 86:104 decreased by the Memphis Grizzlies as guests in the fourth game of the series and has already lost with 1-3 victories. To qualify for the semifinals, the Spurs team must record three consecutive wins against Memphis hereafter. San Antonio won its first quarter 5-point gap – 26:21, but in the second half the team of Gregg Popovich was defeated. Proved decisive third quarter, which Memphis won with 30:15. Thus, although no one of his stars – Rudy Gay, Memphis’s team continues to rewrite history after the beginning of the series with San Antonio, did not win in the NBA playoffs. The Guard Mike Conley was the top scorer for the Grizzlies with 15 points and Darrell Arthur wing record 14 of the bench. For the Spurs point guard Tony Parker, French noted 23 points and Argentine guard Manu Ginobili is reported by 14. Heavy wing Tim Duncan, however, scored only 6.
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