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Aussie duo Patty Mills, Aron Baynes aim to lift San Antonio Spurs in NBA playoffs

Peter Mitchell Patty Mills, Aron Baynes and their San Antonio Spurs are looking for revenge while Andrew Bogut and his Golden State Warriors are hoping for a miracle.

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San Antonio Spurs crush Memphis Grizzlies

Memphis big man Zach Randolph doesn't look happy sitting on the bench. The Grizzlies suffered a costly loss to San Antonio.

Ronald Tillery Zach Randolph never got going. The Grizzlies' defense looked porous. There was not of lot of grit from the men in blue, not nearly enough to grind their way back.

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Double Dribble - San Antonio Spurs a sure bet every NBA season

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Paul Suttor For those who remember the classic Simpsons episode when Larry King says the San Antonio Spurs are going to win the NBA title, it seems that prediction has been spot on ever since.

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NBA: Patty Mills of the San Antonio Spurs gets his chance after Tony Parker is sidelined

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Australia's Patty Mills is set to play an even bigger role in the San Antonio Spurs' NBA title quest after leading point guard Tony Parker was sidelined.

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Patty Mills steers San Antonio Spurs to narrow win over Portland Trail Blazers

LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 18: Patty Mills #8 of the San Antonio Spurs shoots over DeAndre Jordan #6 of the Los Angeles Clippers in the second half at Staples Center on February 18, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. The Spurs defeated the Clippers 113-103. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.   Jeff Gross/Getty Images/AFP

San Antonio's Patty Mills again proved himself to be the Spurs' secret weapon as the Australian led the visitors to a 111-109 win at Portland in Wednesday's clash of NBA Western Conference contenders.

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Double Dribble: Patty Mills' purple patch for San Antonio Spurs could translate into millions

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Paul Suttor Patty Mills' recent hot streak couldn't have come at a better time.

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NBA: Patty Mills has eyes on top prize for San Antonio Spurs

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 10: Patty Mills #8 of the San Antonio Spurs calls a play during the second half against the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden on November 10, 2013 in New York City. The Spurs defeat the Knicks 120-89. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.   Maddie Meyer/Getty Images/AFP

Chris Dutton Patty Mills puts contract negotiations on hold as he targets another championship series.

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NBA: Patty Mills leads San Antonio Spurs to big win over Milwaukee Bucks

Australian NBA star Patty Mills posted a season-high 20 points to lift San Antonio to a 110-82 victory over Milwaukee on Sunday night.

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Miami Heat dominates San Antonio Spurs in NBA

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First meeting between Miami and San Antonio since the Heat's triumph in last season's bruising NBA finals went all Miami's way.

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NBA: San Antonio Spurs hit hard by injury in loss to Brooklyn Nets

San Antonio Spurs Tim Duncan sits on the bench as his team plays the Brooklyn Nets during their NBA game February 6, 2014 at the Barclay Center in New York. AFP PHOTO/Don Emmert

Andrew Keh The San Antonio Spurs had just 10 players dressed to meet the Brooklyn Nets on Thursday night, and before the evening was done, two of them had blood dripping from their broken noses.

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NBA: Patty Mills stars as San Antonio Spurs beat Washington Wizards in double overtime

San Antonio Spurs guard Patty Mills (8), from Australia, goes up to shoot between Washington Wizards forwards Trevor Ariza (1) and Martell Webster (9) in the second overtime of an NBA basketball game on Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, in Washington. The Spurs won 125-118 in double overtime. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

It took two overtime periods to do it, but the San Antonio Spurs extended their dominance of the Wizards, their 16th straight win over the team.

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San Antonio Spurs guard Tony Parker defying Father Time

San Antonio Spurs guard Tony Parker (9) shoots over New Orleans Pelicans guard Brian Roberts (22) in the first half of an NBA basketball game in New Orleans, Monday, Feb. 3, 2014. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

Adi Joseph Tony Parker has his teardrop floater in the lane.

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Patrick Mills delivers in San Antonio Spurs' win over Memphis Grizzlies

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Jon Tuxworth Canberra product Patrick Mills took a huge step toward proving he deserves a bigger role with San Antonio this season with a starring display in the Spurs 101-94 win in Memphis on Tuesday.

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NBA: San Antonio Spurs hammer New York Knicks

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 10: Patty Mills #8 of the San Antonio Spurs calls a play during the second half against the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden on November 10, 2013 in New York City. The Spurs defeat the Knicks 120-89. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.   Maddie Meyer/Getty Images/AFP

The New York Knicks have made a habit of getting off to slow starts this season. Against the San Antonio Spurs on Sunday afternoon, it had the potential for instant calamity.

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NBA: San Antonio Spurs register ninth straight win by thrashing Memphis Grizzlies

San Antonio Spurs' Patty Mills (8) defends against Memphis Grizzlies' Mike Conley, right, in the first half of an NBA basketball game in Memphis, Tenn., Friday, Nov. 22, 2013. (AP Photo/Danny Johnston)

Patty Mills' San Antonio Spurs have racked up their ninth straight NBA win with a 102-86 thrashing of the Grizzlies in Memphis.

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NBA: Oklahoma City Thunder snap San Antonio Spurs' 11-game winning streak

Oklahoma City Thunder forward Serge Ibaka, left, blocks a shot by San Antonio Spurs guard Tony Parker (9) in the fourth quarter of an NBA basketball game in Oklahoma City, Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013. Oklahoma City won 94-88. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

Paul Levine Reggie Jackson caught fire and the Oklahoma City Thunder cooled off the San Antonio Spurs.

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NBA: San Antonio Spurs v Portland Trail Blazers a philosophical difference

San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich, left, argues a call with official David Jones, right, during the second half on an NBA basketball game, Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014, in San Antonio. San Antonio won 104-86. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

Jonah Bromwich The Trail Blazers have been the biggest surprise in the NBA this season. Coming into Sunday, they were the best offensive team in the league (as measured by points per 100 possessions) and, with a...

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San Antonio Spurs find success on a global scale

San Antonio's Aron Baynes guards Denver Nuggets guard Nate Robinsonin their NBA pre-season clash at Denver on Monday.

Jere Longman When the San Antonio Spurs sent an intern to Argentina in July to ferry a new contract to guard Manu Ginobili, it seemed a routine trip.

Live NBA Finals Game One: Miami Heat v San Antonio Spurs

:  MIAMI, FL - NOVEMBER 29: LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat chases down Patrick Mills #8 of the San Antonio Spurs during a game at American Airlines Arena on November 29, 2012 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Paul Suttor The game between the Miami Heat and the San Antonio Spurs went down to the wire. Read below to see how it unfolded.

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