Our resident coach's scouting report on how to stop the Spurs.They remain the gold standard for unselfish ball movement and on-court chemistry. If nothing is there, the ball will move via the NBA 2K18 MT pass (No. 1 in the league in team assists per game, No. 1 in the league in percentage of assisted baskets, No. 11 in total touches).@media only screen and (max-width: 400px) Get ready for the playoffs   • Complete schedule for the first round • The Raptors revival • Playoffs are the ultimate test for


Toronto • Get to know every playoff team  • The Wizards return to the playoffs • The good/bad of the Mavericks' season • Preparing for the Houston Rockets Gregg Popovich has controlled the starters minutes. Everyone is fresh. The bench can play sustained minutes without a drop-off, although the rotation will be tightened considerably for the playoffs.If you slow down Tony Parker, you slow down their offensive attack.


When Parker drives left, it's often to set up his spin move. He'll only spin for a left-hand-to-right-hand finish.Kawhi Leonard has become an all-around monster. Boards, at the rim, pull-ups, corner 3's, defense, etc. Use same-sized screens to free your top scorer from his matchup, because the Spurs will switch.Do not double Tim Duncan. It causes too many rotation headaches and the probability of a hockey assist three-pointer.Marco


Belinelli and Boris Diaw are their matchup wildcards. Nullify their offensive effectiveness early if possible.They play pick and roll conservatively, funneling high pick and roll one way and downing side pick and roll. Bigs will very rarely blitz, but do sometimes show with contact-Doug EberhardtTHE PET PLAYOften imitated, but 2K MT never duplicated, the Spurs' famous Loop play continues to be their best source of offense. It begins with the point guard -- usually Buynba2k.com