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San Antonio's shooting is full of holes in playoff losses
San Antonio's shooting is full of holes in playoff losses

The game of basketball can be so simple at times and so maddening at times. Sunday, the game was maddening for the defending NBA champion San Antonio Spurs. San Antonio has been betrayed by its shooting in both losses to the Clippers in the Western Conference first-round playoff series. The Spurs made only 44% of their shots in the Game 4 loss, and just 24% (six for 25) of their three-pointers. They shot only 36.6% from the field in the Game 1 loss, including 30.3% (10 for 33) from long range. What’s so maddening about this for the Spurs is that they were one of the better-shooting teams in the NBA during the regular season. They were the third-best...

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