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                      ***** San Antonio Spurs *****
 
                     From The Sports Network
 
 Team Founded:  1967-68
 Team History:  1967-70 - Dallas Chaparrals (ABA)
                1970-71 - Texas Chaparrals (ABA)
                1971-73 - Dallas Chaparrals (ABA)
                1973-76 - San Antonio Spurs (ABA)
                1976-Present - San Antonio Spurs (NBA)
 
 Team Colors:   Metallic Silver, Black, Teal, Fuschia & Orange
 
 Arena Address:
 SBC Center
 1 SBC Center
 San Antonio, TX  78219
 
 Opened:  May 15, 1993
 First Official Game:  November 5, 2002, 103-101, over the Memphis Grizzlies
 Arena Capacity:  20,557
 
 Chairman:  Peter M. Holt
 General Manager: R.C. Buford
 Vice President of Basketball Operations:
 Head Coach: Gregg Popovich
 
                           Coaching History:
 
 Term               Coach                        Reg.Season      Playoff
 1967-70            Cliff Hagan                  109- 90          7- 8
                    (Replaced after 43 games in 1969-70 Season)
                    Max Williams                  23- 18          2- 4
 1970-71            Max Williams                   5- 14
                    (Replaced after 14 games in 1970-71 Season)
                    Bill Blakely                  25- 40          0- 4
 1971-72            Tom Nissalke                  42- 42          0- 4
 1972-73            Babe McCarthy                 24- 48
                    (Replaced after 72 games in 1972-73 Season)
                    Dave Brown                     4-  8
                    (Interim Head Coach for 12 games in 1972-73 Season)
 1973-75            Tom Nissalke                  62- 49          3- 4
                    (Replaced after 27 games in 1974-75 Season)
                    Bob Bass                      34- 23
 1975-76            Bob Bass                      50- 34          3- 4
 1976-80            Doug Moe                     177-135         15-23
 1980-83            Stan Albeck                  153- 93         13-14
 1983-84            Morris McHone                 11- 20
                    (Replaced after 31 games in 1983-84 Season)
                    Bob Bass                      26- 25
                    (Interim Head Coach for 51 games in 1983-84 Season)
 1984-86            Cotton Fizsimmons             76- 88          2- 6
 1986-88            Bob Weiss                     59-105          0- 3
 1988-92            Larry Brown                  153-131          7- 7
                    (Replaced after 38 games in 1991-92 Season)
                    Bob Bass                      26-18           0- 3
                    (Interim Head Coach for 44 games in 1991-92 Season)
 1992-93            Jerry Tarkanian                9- 11
                    (Replaced after 20 games in 1992-93 Season)
                    Rex Hughes                     1-  0
                    (Interim Head Coach for 1 game in 1992-93 Season)
                    John Lucas                    39- 22          5- 5
 1993-94            John Lucas                    55- 27          1- 3
 1994-1996          Bob Hill                     124- 58         14-11
                    (Replaced after 18 games of the 1996-97 Season)
 1996-present       Gregg Popovich               967-442        149-87
 
 Retired Numbers: (7)
 
 00 - Johnny Moore
  6 - Avery Johnson
 12 - Bruce Bowen
 13 - James Silas
 32 - Sean Elliott
 44 - George Gervin
 50 - David Robinson
 
 Spurs in the Hall of Fame: (7)
 
 1996 - George Gervin
 2001 - Moses Malone
 2002 - Larry Brown
 2006 - Dominique Wilkins
 2009 - David Robinson
 2011 - Arits Gilmore, Dennis Rodman
 
 POST-SEASON APPEARANCES:
 
 Championships: (5) 1999, 2003, '05, '07, '14
 Division Titles: (21) 1978, '79, '81, '82, '83, '90, '91, '95, '96,
 '99, 2001, '02, '03, '05, '06, '09, '10, '11, '12, '13, '14
 
 Most Valuable Player                   Rookie of the Year
 --------------------                   ------------------
 (Maurice Podoloff Trophy)              (Eddie Gotlieb Trophy)
 1995 - David Robinson                  1990 - David Robinson
 2002 - Tim Duncan                      1998 - Tim Duncan
 2003 - Tim Duncan
 
 Coach of the Year                      Executive of the Year
 -----------------                      ---------------------
 (Red Auerbach Trophy)
 2003 - Gregg Popovich                  1978 - Angelo Drossos
 2012 - Gregg Poppvich                  1990 - Bob Bass
 2014 - Gregg Popovich                  2014 - R.C. Buford
 
                           Yearly Records:
 
                        Reg. Season                Playoffs
 Year    Location      W   L   Pct.  Pos.  Div.    W   L   Pct.
 -----------------------------------------------------------------------
 1973-74 San Antonio  45  39  .536   (3)   West    3  4  .429
 1974-75 San Antonio  51  33  .607   (2)   West    2  4  .333
 1975-76 San Antonio  50  34  .595   (3)           3  4  .429
 1976-77 San Antonio  44  38  .537   (3)   Cent    0  2  .000
 1977-78 San Antonio  52  30  .634   (1)   Cent    2  4  .333
 1978-79 San Antonio  48  34  .585   (1)   Cent    7  7  .500
 1979-80 San Antonio  41  41  .500   (2t)  Cent    1  2  .333
 1980-81 San Antonio  52  30  .634   (1)   Mid     3  4  .429
 1981-82 San Antonio  48  34  .585   (1)   Mid     4  5  .444
 1982-83 San Antonio  53  29  .646   (1)   Mid     6  5  .545
 1983-84 San Antonio  37  45  .451   (5)   Mid
 1984-85 San Antonio  41  41  .500   (4)   Mid     2  3  .400
 1985-86 San Antonio  35  47  .427   (6)   Mid     0  3  .000
 1986-87 San Antonio  28  54  .341   (6)   Mid
 1987-88 San Antonio  31  51  .378   (5)   Mid     0  3  .000
 1988-89 San Antonio  21  61  .256   (5)   Mid
 1989-90 San Antonio  56  26  .683   (1)   Mid     6  4  .600
 1990-91 San Antonio  55  27  .671   (1)   Mid     1  3  .250
 1991-92 San Antonio  47  35  .573   (2)   Mid     0  3  .000
 1992-93 San Antonio  49  33  .598   (2)   Mid     5  5  .500
 1993-94 San Antonio  55  27  .671   (2)   Mid     1  3  .250
 1994-95 San Antonio  62  20  .756   (1)   Mid     9  6  .600
 1995-96 San Antonio  59  23  .720   (1)   Mid     5  5  .500
 1996-97 San Antonio  20  62  .244   (6)   Mid
 1997-98 San Antonio  56  26  .683   (2)   Mid     4  5  .444
 1998-99 San Antonio* 37  13  .740   (1t)  Mid    15  2  .882 NBA Champs
 1999-00 San Antonio  53  29  .646   (2)   Mid     1  3  .250
 2000-01 San Antonio  58  24  .707   (1)   Mid     7  6  .538
 2001-02 San Antonio  58  24  .707   (1)   Mid     4  6  .400
 2002-03 San Antonio  60  22  .732   (1t)  Mid    16  9  .640 NBA Champs
 2003-04 San Antonio  57  25  .695   (2)   Mid     6  4  .600
 2004-05 San Antonio  59  23  .720   (1)   S/West 16  7  .696 NBA Champs
 2005-06 San Antonio  63  19  .768   (1)   S/West  7  6  .538
 2006-07 San Antonio  58  24  .707   (2)   S/West 16  4  .800 NBA Champs
 2007-08 San Antonio  56  26  .683   (2)   S/West  9  8  .529
 2008-09 San Antonio  54  28  .559   (1)   S/West  1  4  .200
 2009-10 San Antonio  50  32  .610   (2)   S/West  4  6  .400
 2010-11 San Antonio  61  21  .744   (1)   S/West  2  4  .333
 2011-12 San Antonio* 50  16  .758   (1)   S/West 10  4  .714
 2012-13 San Antonio  58  24  .707   (1)   S/West 15  6  .714
 2013-14 San Antonio  62  20  .756   (1)   W/West 16  7  .696 NBA Champs
 
 * - strike-shortened season
 
 Overall NBA Regular Season Record: 1884 - 1184 (.614)
 Overall NBA Post Season Record:     201 -  157 (.561)
 
 
 06/17 10:58:57 ET