A few days ago the Spurs played in Miami before the powerful Heat which was their sixth game in eight days; in a rather complicated tour that San Antonio team had by solving quite well. Popovich, San Antonio coach, took a complex decision but totally normal for that game, which was nothing but to rest their key players.
San Antonio Spurs is a team veteran and the next match was against Memphis Grizzlies, NBA leaders and rivals in the fight for the playoffs and especially for being the best in the West. And this is the context, totally understandable, which Popovich four players sent home for not playing the game against the Miami Heat, the NBA context that does not understand. Read more »