Spurs Nation Takes a Hit

There's no joy today in the sports pages of the San Antonio News-Express.

It ain’t pretty today if you click into the “Sports” section of the San Antonio News-Express website. Digital sports producer Nick Moyle wound up cataloging highlights of a different sort Monday night after his Spurs committed a season-high 26 turnovers and got blown out at Oracle Arena by the Warriors 120 to 90:

Much like a Stephen Curry 3-pointer, social media was swift and brutal. Spurs fans took to Twitter to express their emotions the only way they know how: through the power of meme.

Spurs coach Gregg Popovich disagreed slightly after the game with the above meme take. His team weren’t old men but rather boys, beaten by men. Of course, there’s plenty more to come this regular season – three more contests between the two top-ranked teams, with Tim Duncan in uniform (he was out last night).

For the News-Express “Spurs Nation Postgame Wrap,” Jabari Young and Jeff McDonald speculated from the Oracle Arena floor whether Duncan’s presence might have made a difference. To hear their thoughts, click here.

Previously on FishbowlNY:
FishbowlNY Newsstand: The Warriors Are Golden