Marco Belinelli - updates

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Spurs bounce back with win over Bucks

Mar 19, 2015 - 1:00 PM

The San Antonio Spurs redeem themselves after an embarrassing loss to the Knicks with a win over the slumping Milwaukee Bucks

Tony Parker, Tim Duncan and the NBA champion Spurs returned to the win column. Photo by Larry W. Smith/EPA

WATCH: Curry hits 13 straight to finally win 3-point title

Feb 15, 2015 - 5:01 PM

Curry scored 27 points in the final round including 13 straight before missing the final basket to unseat reigning champion Marco Belinelli and outdistance five others others to win the title

SHARPSHOOTER. Stephen Curry's accuracy and consistency has earned him the title he has sought since entering the league. Photo by ELSA/Getty Images/AFP

Popovich captures 1,000th win as Spurs edge Pacers

Feb 10, 2015 - 2:56 PM

Popovich needed 1 462 games to reach the milestone the third fewest of those to win 1 000 trailing only Phil Jackson 1 423 and Pat Riley 1 434

REMEMBER THE ALAMODOME. Spurs coach Gregg Popovich hasn't won less than 50 games in a full season during his 18-year tenure with the team. File photo by Paul Buck/EPA

Raptors beat Spurs to deny Popovich 1000th win

Feb 09, 2015 - 2:02 PM

Trailing 82 79 with 1:49 remaining Toronto scored the last eight points of the game to end a run of seven straight losses to the Spurs

DeMar DeRozan scores 18 points in the Raptors win over the Spurs. Photo by Dave Sandford/Getty Images/AFP

Belinelli to defend NBA All-Star three-point crown

Feb 06, 2015 - 2:18 PM

Belinelli will try to become the first repeat winner of the event since Jason Kapono in 2007 08 but will face a talented field that includes Golden State s sharp shooting duo of Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson

SHARPSHOOTER. Marco Belinelli will face stiff competition in defense of his NBA Three-Point shootout title. Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images/AFP

NBA: Spurs beat Pelicans for 17th straight win

Mar 30, 2014 - 2:03 PM

Tim Duncan had 12 points as the San Antonio Spurs beat New Orleans 96 80 for their 17th straight victory to match the longest win streak in franchise history

SPURRED TO VICTORY. Tim Duncan and the Spurs tied their franchise record for consecutive wins at 17. Photo by Rhona Wise/EPA

NBA: Spurs win 16th straight with 31-point Nuggets blowout

Mar 29, 2014 - 2:58 PM

The San Antonio Spurs stretched their NBA winning streak to 16 on Friday with an emphatic 133 102 triumph over the Denver Nuggets

CAN'T BE STOPPED. The San Antonio Spurs have won 16 straight, one shy of their franchise record. Photo from Spurs Facebook

Holding Court: All-Star Weekend becoming a drag?

Feb 20, 2014 - 11:14 AM

Veteran columnist Bert Ramirez analyzes this past NBA All Star weekend and why he thinks the tradition is on the decline

ALL STAR. Indiana Pacer Paul George drives to the hoop against James Harden. Photo by Paul Buck/EPA

WATCH: Wall wins NBA Dunk Contest, Belinelli takes 3-point title

Feb 16, 2014 - 2:06 PM

John Wall of the Washington Wizards won the Slam Dunk Contest and Marco Belinelli of the San Antonio Spurs captured the 3 Point Shootout to headline Saturday s NBA All Star weekend skills events

I BELIEVE I CAN FLY. John Wall of the Washington Wizards soars to the basket to dunk during the Slam Dunk Contest during the NBA All-Star Saturday Night festivities. Photo by Erik S. Lesser/EPA

NBA: Spurs work overtime in win over Wizards

Feb 06, 2014 - 4:38 PM

It took two overtime periods to do it but the San Antonio Spurs extended their dominance of NBA rivals Washington on Wednesday with their 16th straight win over the Wizards

SPURRED TO VICTORY. Tim Duncan (pictured) and the San Antonio Spurs needed two extra periods to get it done but emerged with a victory over the Wizards. Photo by Larry W. Smith/EPA