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4dOhm Youngmisuk

Popovich: Kaepernick did 'a very patriotic thing'

USA Basketball coach Gregg Popovich praised former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick on Tuesday, saying that his act of bringing light to social justice and racial inequality in the country "was a very patriotic thing."

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10dBrian Windhorst

What is Gregg Popovich doing coaching Team USA?

The Spurs coach doesn't have anything to prove. So why is he sweating out practices in the desert with an undermanned Team USA squad?

Popovich jokes that Duncan 'doesn't know a lick' about coaching (0:21)
Young camper takes down DeRozan in Knockout (0:44)
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25dBrian Windhorst and Ohm Youngmisuk

Sources: Lillard, DeRozan back out of Team USA

NBA stars Damian Lillard and DeMar DeRozan are the seventh and eighth players to decide not to play for Team USA at this summer's World Cup, sources confirmed to ESPN.

Golic stunned by Duncan joining Spurs as assistant coach (1:55)
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26d

Fundamental move: Duncan joins Spurs' staff

"It is only fitting, that after I served loyally for 19 years as Tim Duncan's assistant, that he returns the favor," Gregg Popovich said in a statement.

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Tim Duncan has returned to the San Antonio Spurs as an assistant on coach Gregg Popovich's staff, the team announced Monday. Duncan, 43, played his entire 19-year career with the Spurs. The 6-foot-11 Duncan was a two-time league MVP and a 15-time All-Star while helping the Spurs win five NBA titles. He retired after the 2015-16 season. "It is only fitting, that after I served loyally for 19 years as Tim Duncan's assistant, that he returns the favor," Popovich said in a statement.

30d

The Hoop Collective: Kemba's Fit, CP3's Future, Kawhi

Brian Windhorst, Jackie MacMullan and Tim MacMahon talk about how the Hornets and Kemba Walker parted ways (2:20), how the Thunder will move forward with Chris Paul (18:50), if Kawhi Leonard really makes his teammates better (33:46) and some of the hidden details behind the Leonard/Paul George move (37:35).

Golic Jr. doesn't blame Morris for choosing Knicks over Spurs (1:56)
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37dAdrian Wojnarowski

Sources: Morris to join Knicks as Spurs move on

After Marcus Morris reneged on a verbal agreement to sign with the Spurs, the franchise withdrew its offer and reached a two-year deal with Trey Lyles, league sources told ESPN. Morris has accepted a one-year, $15 million deal with the Knicks.

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Spurs have pulled offer to Marcus Morris and agreed to a deal with free agent Trey Lyles, league sources tell ESPN. Lyles is finalizing terms on a two-year deal with Spurs, league source tells ESPN.

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39dAdrian Wojnarowski and Marc Spears

Sources: Morris may renege on Spurs for Knicks

Marcus Morris may abandon his agreement with the Spurs and instead sign with the Knicks, who are set to have additional cap space after restructuring their agreement with Reggie Bullock, sources told ESPN.

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Reporting with Marc J. Spears: Free agent Marcus Morris -- who committed to a two-year, $20M Spurs deal w/ player option -- is reconsidering agreement. Morris is now considering a free agent deal with Knicks, who'll have additional cap space with reworking of Reggie Bullock deal.

Eubanks ejected for shot below the belt (0:55)
Walker lights up summer league with 32 (2:14)

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Spurs are finalizing a trade to send F Davis Bertans to the Wizards, league sources tell ESPN. Bertans will be absorbed into an exception, allowing Spurs to complete deal for DeMarre Carroll.

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The Spurs reworked free agent F DeMarre Carroll's deal to make it three-years, $21M, his agent tells ESPN. The original agreement was two-years, $13M.

Walker leads Spurs to win vs. Cavs (1:15)

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Free agent C Pau Gasol wants to return next season and says he's recovering well from left foot procedure. He tells ESPN: "My recovery from surgery has been smooth and I expect to be fully cleared for basketball activities in early August. I cannot wait to start training again."

Team Stats

Points Per Game111.718th
Rebounds Per Game44.721st
Assists Per Game24.516th
Points Allowed110.019th

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