5 Biggest Rumors Surrounding the San Antonio Spurs Right Now

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5 Biggest Rumors Surrounding the San Antonio Spurs Right Now

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The San Antonio Spurs have a rich basketball history that includes many of the players and coaches currently active. After another winning season and another title run looming in the upcoming playoffs, there has been grumbling about the future of the organization. We cannot know for sure what the future holds, but we can take a look at the five biggest rumors surrounding the best team in basketball.

5. Could Danny Green Go On The Trading Block?

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5. Could Danny Green Go On The Trading Block?

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Danny Green's performance this season has been somewhat disappointing compared to expectations he raised after his stellar performance in last year's NBA FInals. If Green cannot duplicate his past successes this postseason, the Spurs may not be fond of keeping his talents in the Alamo City.

4. Is Manu Ginobili Done After This Year?

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4. Is Manu Ginobili Done After This Year?

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After Manu Ginobili signed a two-year contract last summer, it has been said that he was not sure he would play out the second year of that contract. The type of playoff performance he had last year was the main reason of concern, so it looks like the outcome of this season will determine if we see the Spurs' sixth man again.

3. Will Tony Parker Be Ready For The Playoffs?

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3. Will Tony Parker Be Ready For The Playoffs?

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Tony Parker was recently diagnosed with a sprained facet joint in his back after he was forced to leave game against the Memphis Grizzlies with back spasms. While the injury has been described as "day-to-day", it has not been confirmed on how long Parker may be out. If the injury is more serious than first thought, the Spurs' without Parker will make for a difficult run in the playoffs.

2. Will Gregg Popovich Step Down After This Season?

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2. Will Gregg Popovich Step Down After This Season?

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After a great career as one of the best head coaches the NBA has ever seen, some are thinking this may be it for Gregg Popovich. With the rumors of the Big Three parting ways, Pop may be thinking his time is near as well. And if he is voted Coach of the Year and can win the NBA Finals once again, that may be all she wrote for Pop.

1. Is it the End for Tim Duncan?

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1. Is it the End for Tim Duncan?

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The questions were there, but they became more evident when former NBA coach George Karl alluded to the retirement of Tim Duncan. There has been no confirmation of these rumors, but the grumblings of his impending retirement seem to be growing. It will be a sad day, not only for San Antonio, but for the NBA once the "Big Fundamental" is gone, but all things must come to an end.

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