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Marcus Denmon Signs With Enel Brindisi

Marcus Denmon has signed with Enel Brindisi of Italy.

Denmon was a second round pick for the San Antonio Spurs in 2012.

In his last two seasons, Denmon has played with Chalon (France) and Tofas Bursa (Turkey).

Via Paul Garcia/Project Spurs

Spurs Sign JaMychal Green To Two-Year, Partially Guaranteed Deal

JaMychal Green signed a two-year, partially guaranteed contract with the San Antonio Spurs on Wednesday, a league source told RealGM.

The Spurs announced the signing of Green in a press release Wednesday afternoon.

Green, a 6-foot-9 forward who went undrafted in 2012, played for the Spurs’ summer league entry in Las Vegas this year. In six games, Green averaged 7.8 points and 6.5 rebounds while shooting 44.2 percent from the floor.

Green was part of the Spurs’ organization in 2012, when the team signed him to an undrafted free-agent deal after his participation in summer league. He also played for the Spurs’ Development League affiliate in Austin.

Green, a four-year player at the University of Alabama, played last season in the French Pro A League for Roanne, averaging 11.8 points and 6.6 rebounds in 22.1 minutes in 25 games while shooting .530 (122-230) from the field.

Via Shams Charania/RealGM

Becky Hammon Hired By Spurs As Assistant Coach

The San Antonio Spurs have hired Becky Hammon as assistant coach.

Hammon is in her 16th WNBA season and announced on July 23 that she would retire at the end of the season.

“I very much look forward to the addition of Becky Hammon to our staff,” said Gregg Popovich. “Having observed her working with our team this past season, I’m confident her basketball IQ, work ethic and interpersonal skills will be a great benefit to the Spurs.”

A six-time WNBA All-Star, Hammon has spent the last eight seasons with the San Antonio Stars. 

Via RealGM Staff Report

Gregg Popovich Undergoes Offseason Hip Replacement

Gregg Popovich has undergone hip replacement surgery this offseason.

Popovich was spotted at a winetasting event in Oregon recently where he acknowledged some discomfort.

Popovich signed a multi-year contract extension with the San Antonio Spurs earlier this offseason.

Via Stephen Anderson/Project Spurs

Tony Parker Signs Three-Year, $45M Extension With Spurs

Tony Parker has signed a three-year, $43.3 million contract extension with the San Antonio Spurs.

Parker will earn $13.4 million in 15-16, $14.4 million in 16-17 and $15.4 million in 17-18.

Parker was set to become a free agent in 2015.

Parker is scheduled to earn $12.5 million in 14-15.

Via Adrian Wojnarowski/Yahoo! Sports

Spurs Won't Give Manu Ginobili Permission To Play In World Cup

The San Antoino Spurs will not grant Manu Ginobili permission to play in the World Cup of Basketball for Argentina.

Ginobili is recovering from a stress fracture.

Ginobili had a highly productive season as the Spurs attempt to extend his career.

Via Paul Garcia/Project Spurs

Matt Bonner Agrees To One-Year Vet Minimum Deal With Spurs

Matt Bonner has agreed upon a one-year contract with the San Antonio Spurs for the league-minimum, a source tells RealGM.

Bonner joined the Spurs in 2006 and has been a useful floor stretching big.

Via Shams Charania/RealGM

Pau Gasol Working Toward Agreement With Bulls

Pau Gasol and the Chicago Bulls are working toward completing an agreement.

Gasol had narrowed his choices to the Bulls and San Antonio Spurs.

If Gasol agrees to a deal with the Bulls, they would essentially be taken out of consideration for Carmelo Anthony.

Carlos Boozer is expected to be traded to the Los Angeles Lakers in a sign-and-trade for Gasol.

Via Adrian Wojnarowski/Yahoo! Sports

Bulls, Spurs Most Likely To Acquire Pau Gasol

The Chicago Bulls and San Antonio Spurs are the leading contenders to sign Pau Gasol.

Gasol is giving strong consideration to signing with the Spurs despite their limited cap situation in case the Bulls can't agree upon a sign-and-trade deal involving Carlos Boozer.

The Los Angeles Lakers are reluctant to take on the contract of Boozer unless they receive an asset back from the Bulls.

The Oklahoma City Thunder have a $6.5 million trade exception that expires Friday night at 11:59 p.m., that they hoped to use in their own sign-and-trade with the Lakers.

The New York Knicks appear to be out of contention as well.

Via Marc Stein, Ramona Shelburne/ESPN

Clippers, Cavaliers Among Teams Interested In Anthony Tolliver

Free agent Anthony Tolliver has been in substantial conversations with six NBA teams – including the Los Angeles Clippers and Cleveland Cavaliers – as a stretch-forward addition, league sources told RealGM.

Tolliver has also received interest from the Detroit Pistons, Washington Wizards, San Antonio Spurs and Charlotte Hornets among other organizations, sources said, and teams expect a possible signing next week.

For a playoff team in Charlotte, Tolliver averaged 6.1 points and 2.6 rebounds while shooting 41.3 percent from three-point range. He developed a strong relationship with coach Steve Clifford and a leadership role within the Hornets’ locker room.

Tolliver, 29, has averaged 6.1 points and 3.7 rebounds over six NBA seasons with the Spurs, Golden State Warriors, Portland Trail Blazers, Minnesota Timberwolves, Atlanta Hawks and Hornets. After four collegiate years at Creighton, Tolliver broke into the NBA through the Development League, solidified a niche as a shooter and earned a position in the players’ union.

Tolliver once scored 12.3 points and grabbed 7.3 rebounds per game for the Warriors in 2009-10.

Via Shams Charania/RealGM

San Antonio Spurs Archives

Gregg Popovich Signs Extension With Spurs

Gregg Popovich is expected to coach another four to five seasons.

Bulls, Thunder Considered Favorites For Pau Gasol

The Bulls and Thunder have emerged as the favorites to sign Pau Gasol.

Boris Diaw Agrees To Three-Year, $22M Deal With Spurs

Boris Diaw has agreed to a three-year, $22 million contract with the Spurs, according to sources.

Marvin Williams Receiving Interest From Spurs, Heat, Wizards, Others

Marvin Williams is solidly in line to reach a contract agreement after the top free agents sign.

Patty Mills Agrees Upon Three-Year, $12M Deal With Spurs

Patty Mills became a key rotation player for the Spurs this past season.

Ginobili Has Stress Fracture In Right Leg

Manu Ginobili was diagnosed with the early stages of a stress fracture in his exit physical with the Spurs.

Spurs Reach Two-Year Deal With Bryce Cotton

Bryce Cotton has reached agreement on a partially guaranteed two-year contract with the Spurs, league sources told RealGM.

Patty Mills To Miss Seven Months With Shoulder Surgery

Patty Mills will need to undergo rotator cuff surgery in his right shoulder and is expected to miss up to seven months.

Troy Daniels Receives Interest From Rockets, Mavs, Spurs, Grizzlies, Pelicans

The Rockets hope to re-sign Troy Daniels.

Spurs To Keep Austin Daye, Guarantee His Deal For 14-15

The Spurs will keep forward Austin Daye beyond Tuesday’s contract guarantee deadline, a league source told RealGM.

Nobel Boungou-Colo To Play For Spurs In Summer League

Nobel Boungou-Colo, a 26-year-old forward playing in France, averaged 18.7 points and 6.4 rebounds last season with Limoges.

Tim Duncan Opts Into $10.3M Contract For 14-15 With Spurs

Tim Duncan has decided to opt into the final season of his contract with the Spurs, worth approximately $10.3 million.

Parker Expects Tim Duncan To Return For 14-15

m Duncan was non-committal about his future following the series-clinching win.

Spurs Win 2014 NBA Finals, Kawhi Leonard Named MVP

The Spurs have now won five championships during the era of Gregg Popovich and Tim Duncan, while winning for the first time since 2007.

Bosh: We're Not Losing Game 5, We'll Win Plain And Simple

No team has come back from a 3-1 deficit in the NBA Finals.

Gregg Popovich Plans To Continue Coaching, But Tim Duncan Undecided On Future

Gregg Popovich wants to continue coaching the Spurs into next season.

Ginobili Plans To Continue Career At Least One More Season

Manu Ginobili will turn 37 this July and has been with the San Antonio Spurs since 2002.

Tim Duncan Has Until June 24 To Decide On $10.3M Option For 14-15

Tim Duncan has until June 24 to inform the Spurs on whether he intends to pick up his $10.3 million player option for the 14-15 season.

Warriors, Jazz Pursuing Spurs' Shooting Coach Engelland For Assistant Job

Steve Kerr succeeded Chip Engelland as the top perimeter gun at Pacific Palisades High School.

Spurs To Hire Ettore Messina As Assistant Coach

Ettore Messina was most recently head coach of CSKA Moscow.
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