The San Antonio Spurs are an American professional basketball team that is based in San Antonio, Texas as a member of the Southwest Division of the NBA's Western Conference. The team was originally formed as the Dallas Chapparals in the American Basketball Association in 1967 and was first led by Cliff Hagan. Later the team's name was changed to Texas Chapparals for one season, until they became the San Antonio Spurs in 1973. The State Fair Coliseum was the team's first arena and provided their home court from 1967 to 1973. Since joining the NBA in 1976, the San Antonio Spurs put together 38 seasons and now calls the AT&T Center their home.
With some of the greatest players in NBA history, such as the now retired Tim Duncan and active Tony Parker, at the helm, the Spurs won five NBA championships that ranks fourth most in history, behind just the Celtics, Lakers, and Bulls. As a franchise that has made the playoffs 24 times in the last 25 seasons and only missed four postseasons since the team's founding, the San Antonio Spurs have successfully built one of the greatest dynasties within recent years in NBA history. Holding the record for most consecutive 50+ win seasons with 15, the Spurs also have the second highest winning percentage in basketball history.
The San Antonio Spurs are currently a powerhouse of the Western Conference and the entire league, winning the Conference Finals six times en route to winning 5 NBA Championships in 1999, 2003, 2005, 2007, and 2014). Along with their 5 titles, the Spurs have recorded 20 Division Titles in franchise history. Take home a piece of the glory with Spurs memorabilia autographed by two-time NBA MVP, Tim Duncan, from autographed Spurs jerseys to signed basketball photos that would be a fantastic addition to your home. Celebrate the success of the other members of the Spurs' Big three with signed basketballs and commemorative plaques dedicated to Tony Parker and Manu Ginobili. As San Antonio looks to further it's basketball dynasty, invest in the future of the team with collectibles autograph by young stars Kawhi Leonard and Danny Green.
- NBA Championships: 1999, 2003, 2005, 2007, 2014
- Retired Numbers: Johnny Moore (00), Avery Johnson (6), Bruce Bowen (12), James Silas (13), Sean Elliot (32), George Gervin (44), David Robinson (50)
- Current Stars: Manu Ginobili, Tony Parker, Kawhi Leonard, Pau Gasol, LaMarcus Aldridge
Most popular San Antonio Spurs players: George Gervin