TITLE

Rear Admiral

AUTHOR(S)
Taylor, Phil
PUB. DATE
April 1999
SOURCE
Sports Illustrated;04/12/99, Vol. 90 Issue 15, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the National Basketball Association (NBA) San Antonio Spurs' David Robinson as of April 12, 1999. His health; Career statistics, including an eight-time All-Star center; 1999 season statistics, including the decrease in average points from 25.1 to 14.8; Success of the Spurs and Tim Duncan; Change from an offense role to a defense by Robinson; Comments from Robinson on his play.
ACCESSION #
1725572

 

Related Articles

  • San Antonio Spurs. O'Keefe, Kevin // Sporting News;04/05/99, Vol. 223 Issue 14, p35 

    Assesses the performance of the San Antonio Spurs basketball team of San Antonio, Texas, as of April 1999. David Robinson's admission of having a right ankle injury; Improved performance of Sean Elliot; Tips on how the team could improve its game.

  • The Spur they needed. Winderman, Ira // Sporting News;03/27/2000, Vol. 224 Issue 13, p38 

    Focuses on the return of San Antonio Spurs basketball player, Sean Elliott. Recovery of the San Antonio, Texas-based player from a kidney transplant; Injury of player Tim Duncan; Powerhouse teams in the Western Conference; Team's chances of repeating as champion; Defensive skills of Elliott;...

  • WINNING IS HIS ONLY THING. Thomsen, Ian // Sports Illustrated;6/27/2007, Vol. 106, p66 

    This article profiles Tim Duncan of the San Antonio Spurs. Duncan is one of the best basketball players of his era, having won four titles in his first ten years in the National Basketball Association. On the court Duncan is known for his intensity, but off the court he does not seek the kind of...

  • Sputtering Spur. Mannix, Chris // Sports Illustrated;3/8/2010, Vol. 112 Issue 10, p28 

    The article focuses on National Basketball Association (NBA) player Richard Jefferson's difficulty in integrating into the San Antonio Spurs basketball team. Jefferson was acquired from the Milwaukee Bucks in the off-season in 2009. Article topics include Jefferson's average points, rebounds,...

  • Spur of the Moment. Reilly, Rick // Sports Illustrated;06/14/99, Vol. 90 Issue 24, p106 

    Offers opinions on San Antonio Spurs basketball player David Robinson as of June 14, 1999. Generosity of Robinson, including his donation to the Carver Complex, a college preparatory school and cultural center in San Antonio; Success of the team with the help of Robinson; Comments from Spurs...

  • Parker, Tony. K. J. P. // Current Biography;Apr2008, Vol. 69 Issue 4, p51 

    A biography of William Anthony Parker Jr., a basketball player of San Antonio Spurs, is presented. He was born on May 17, 1982 and at the age of 14 he enrolled at France's National Institute of Sports and Physical Education. He helped the team to win three National Basketball Association (NBA)...

  • It's How You Play the Game. Badenhausen, Kurt // Forbes Asia;2/12/2007, Vol. 3 Issue 3, p50 

    This article talks about the San Antonio Spurs basketball team becoming a model U.S. professional basketball franchise. Owned by Peter Holt, the Spurs have never been in trouble for display of violence. Holt says when drafting players, he looks at character first and then skill. "ESPN" magazine...

  • Scarred, But Not Scared. MacMullan, Jackie // Sports Illustrated;01/31/2000, Vol. 92 Issue 4, p48 

    Reports the health status of San Antonio Spurs forward Sean Elliot in light of an August, 1999 kidney transplant. Speculation as to whether he will be able to play in the National Basketball Association again; Comments of Spurs coach Gregg Popovich on his reluctance to let Elliot play; How...

  • San Antonio Spurs. O'Keeffe, Kevin // Sporting News;06/08/98, Vol. 222 Issue 23, p22 

    Reports on the players of San Antonio Spurs basketball team as of June 8, 1998. Possibility of Isaiah Rider being traded to the Spurs for Vinny Del Negro or Sean Elliott; Deteriorating relationship of Elliott with general manager and coach Gregg Popovich; Questions raised by Chuck Person's back...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics