So if the Spurs are to defend their crown, they will have to bear down on the road.
As the sixth seed in the Western Conference, the Spurs don’t have the home-court advantage for their first-round playoff series against the third-seeded
It means that somewhere along the way in the best-of-seven series that starts Sunday, the Spurs will have to win a game at Staples Center.
San Antonio was barely an above-.500-team away from home, owning a 22-19 record when not playing at the
“We're comfortable playing on the road,” San Antonio’s
As they should be.
The Spurs did go 21-4 in their last 25 games. This was after going 19-18 during a stretch during the middle of the season.
“We still have to go out and win road games to get to the championship game,” San Antonio’s