Kevin Durant had 26 points, nine rebounds and six assists and the Golden State Warriors beat San Antonio 110-97 on Thursday night in taking a 3-0 series lead over the Spurs, who were still reeling from the passing of Gregg Popovich's wife, Erin.
SAN ANTONIO – The Warriors first experienced what coach Steve Kerr called a "subdued feeling." Then, the team both grieved and expressed sympathy over Erin Popovich, the wife of Spurs coach Gregg Popovich, passing away.
LeBron James' lack of engagement in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference playoffs carried hints of 2010, when the Cavaliers star ripped off his jersey after falling to the Boston Celtics and was soon bound for South Beach.
The somber mood permeated the Warriors' morning shootaround with their stoic facial expressions and soft words for obvious reasons. The Warriors mourned the passing of Erin Popovich, the wife of Spurs coach Gregg Popovich, an incident that Warriors coach Steve Kerr called "shocking" and "unexpected" after "courageously fighting a battle with some health issues in the last few years."
James Naismith’s original rules of basketball, written in 1891, are displayed at the University of Kansas' DeBruce Center. Though many of the founding rules do not apply to today’s game, the 13th and final one comes close: “The side making the mos
Neil Nakahodo, Patrick Gleason, Chris Ochsner, Monty Davis, Todd FeebackThe Kansas City Star