Boris Diaw RUMORS & NEWS

  • Boris Diaw wants to go everywhere, including space

    The Score "Boris Diaw plans to take his travels beyond Earth at some point in the future. In an interview with Andrew Sharp for an upcoming issue of Sports Illustrated, the San Antonio Spurs forward revealed he wants to explore outer space. "It's part of going everywhere," Diaw said. "I say I want to..." May 08

  • Sometimes Gregg Popovich Leaves Boris Diaw In During Blowouts So He’ll Lose Weight

    Dime Magazine "Boris Diaw is a character. From the espresso machine in his locker, to a desire to explore space, the San Antonio Spurs reserve forward is an odd duck among the hard-working Spurs squad. Sports Illustrated recently did a profile with Diaw where they talked about his hilarious relationship with..." May 06

  • Diaw Wants to Take a Trip to Outer Space Once He Retires From the NBA

    Complex "Boris Diaw loves to travel. He loves it so much that, during a recent interview with NBPA, he revealed that his goal is to marry a flight attendant one day. Over the last few years, he has been to South Africa, Colombia, Croatia, Madagascar, Spain, and Peru, where he devoured an entire octopus on..." April 06

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    Jeff McDonald @JMcDonald_SAEN

    Spurs injury report: Boris Diaw will miss all three games of the road trip with an abductor injury. Trip opens tomorrow in Utah.

  • Boris Diaw has cappuccino machine in his locker

    Larry Brown Sports "If any member of the San Antonio Spurs feels like he needs a jolt before a big game, he can always pay Boris Diaw a visit. Diaw has become much more than just a role player for the Spurs this season. The man they call “Tea Time” because of his laid-back style literally doubles as a barista...." January 07

  • Spurs' Diaw says Tim Duncan may have 6 or 7 seasons left in him

    The Score "Age is just a number for San Antonio Spurs power forward Tim Duncan, who continued to compete at an All-Star level in 2014-15 at 39 years old. Father Time will eventually catch up with the five-time NBA champion, right? Well, according to teammate Boris Diaw, Duncan may still have a few more..." August 08

  • Parker, Diaw on France’s preliminary roster for EuroBasket 2015

    San Antonio Express-News "His subpar, injury-plagued season be damned, Tony Parker joins Boris Diaw and former Spur Nando De Colo among 24 players named to France’s preliminary roster for EuroBasket 2015. France is the defending champion, with Parker having earned MVP honors in leading Les Bleus to their first major..." May 05

  • Boris Diaw Gets A $500,000 Bonus If He Doesn't Gain 5 Pounds In The Next 6 Months

    Business Insider "Boris Diaw has revitalized his career since signing with the San Antonio Spurs in March of 2012. After helping the team win the 2014 title, he signed a four-year, $28-million contract with the Spurs this summer. While Diaw has been great for the last two seasons, he does have a history of..." October 10

  • Boris Diaw gets his insurance, will play for France in World Cup

    Pro Basketball Talk "The San Antonio Spurs were able to keep Manu Ginobili out of the FIBA World Cup this summer — when he started trying to train for it he felt pain where the stress fracture was in his leg, so they shut him down. Rightfully. But Boris Diaw is going to play. He was being held up by insurance..." August 14

  • Boris Diaw's unlikely career arc of triumph

    ESPN "It's a frontcourt partnership that will remind no one of the David-and-Timmy glory days. It's a tag team likewise lacking the handy rhyming properties of Small Ball. It's an alignment Gregg Popovich rather unimaginatively refers to as Medium Ball, this pairing of Boris Diaw next to Tim..." June 15

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    Ethan J. Skolnick @EthanJSkolnick

    Gregg Popovich says Diaw will start over Splitter. Is that a matchup thing? "No, we're just tricking the hell out of them."

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    Jeff McDonald @JMcDonald_SAEN

    Boris Diaw out for Spurs tonight with strep throat, per Spurs.

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    Tom Moore @tmoore76ers

    #Spurs Popovich resting Duncan tonight after playing Knicks Sunday. Diaw starting.

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    Jeff McDonald @JMcDonald_SAEN

    Pop's reason for lineup switch: Wanted to use Diaw and Kawhi on Melo throughout game & starting them at same time "screws up the minutes."

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    Boris Diaw @theborisdiaw

    Glad to be staying in san antonio another year and get another chance at the title.

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    David Aldridge @daldridgetnt

    Tiago Splitter (ankle) out for Spurs tonight. Boris Diaw will start in his place in first appearance since back surgery to remove cyst.

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    Mike Monroe @Monroe_SA

    Diaw probable for game 1; Splitter a game tome decision

  • Boris Diaw confident he’ll play in 2nd round

    San Antonio Express-News "A full participant in both of the Spurs’ lengthy practice sessions this week, Boris Diaw on Wednesday almost guaranteed he will be in uniform for Monday’s Game 1 of the Western Conference semifinals against the winner of the Denver-Golden State first-round series. The 6-foot-9 post player..." May 03

  • Spurs’ Diaw ready to get back to work

    San Antonio Express-News "Looking resplendent in a suit and tie, Boris Diaw blended in with the beautiful people courtside at Staples Center during the final two games of the Spurs’ first-round playoff sweep of the Los Angeles Lakers. The 31-year-old reserve forward hopes to slip into something a little more utilitarian..." May 01

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    Dan McCarney @danmccarneysaen

    Pop said Boris went through full practice, should be available to start the next round. Tiago "is going to take a little bit longer."

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    Jeff McDonald @JMcDonald_SAEN

    Inactives for Spurs: Boris Diaw and Tracy McGrady.

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    Jeff McDonald @

    Spurs w/o Ginobili and Diaw tonight. Tony Parker: "We can't complain after what happened to Kobe."

  • Diaw has cyst removed from spine, will miss 3-4 weeks

    San Antonio Express-News "Reserve forward Boris Diaw had surgery on Thursday to remove a synovial cyst from his lumbar spine, the Spurs announced Friday. He is expected to miss three to four weeks, a time frame that will likely force him to miss the first round of the playoffs. " April 13

  • Diaw leaves Hawks game with back spasms

    San Antonio Express-News "Reserve forward Boris Diaw left Saturday’s home game against Atlanta with back spasms and will not return. Diaw played nine minutes in the first half before heading back to the locker room. He had two rebounds and three assists. No further details were provided." April 07

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