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Patty Mills is set to thrive alongside Ben Simmons at Tokyo Olympics

With Australian NBA stars still alive in the 2021 NBA postseason, it would be easy to forget the Tokyo Olympics are right around the corner. The Boomers are just over a month away from beginning their redemption tour in pursuit of a historic first medal for the men's program at a major tournament.
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Vote Patty Mills for the 2020-21 NBA Cares Community Assist Award

Spurs guard Patty Mills has long been known for helping the community, both in San Antonio and in his homeland of Australia. As a result, he is one of 10 finalists for the 2021 Seasnlong NBA Community Assist Award. The winner will be determined by fan votes and an NBA executive panel. Voting will end on Saturday, June 19 at 11:59 PM ET (or 10:59 PM CT). A $25,000 donation from the NBA and Kaiser Permanente will be made on the winner’s behalf to an organization of his choosing. He will also receive the David Robinson plaque in a virtual ceremony.

Spurs' Patty Mills named finalist for NBA Community Assist Award

SAN ANTONIO - The NBA has named Patty Mills a finalist for the 2021 NBA Community Assist Award. The league announced Tuesday Mills is one of 10 finalists for the award. The winner will be selected by fan voting and an NBA executive panel and announced during the postseason. The...

What's next? - Patty Mills

SAN ANTONIO - Patty Mills. One of the most beloved players currently active for this Spurs team. He’s also an unrestricted free agent this upcoming offseason as soon-to-be 33-year old will be entering his 13th season in the NBA. Besides the upcoming Toyko Olympics, the Australian gets to look forward to free agency for the second time with San Antonio.

The Pros and cons of the Spurs letting Patty Mills go

May 19th, 1999. Western Conference Semifinals. Game 2. San Antonio, Texas. San Antonio Spurs vs. Lakers. The Admiral, Shaq, Timmy D, Kobe, Sean Elliot, and a pre-.04 Derek Fisher. I was 14 and can still feel the electricity. Spurs playoff games in the Dome, particularly during that 1999 run was...
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Patty Mills: Australian guard looms as Play-In game x-factor for San Antonio Spurs

Patty Mills and the San Antonio Spurs entered the 2020-21 season hoping to avoid history. Joining the NBA prior to the 1976-77 season, the franchise has never missed the postseason in two consecutive seasons. Currently in the No. 10 seed, the Spurs will have to play their way into the first round via the Play-In Tournament.

Spurs' Patty Mills: Not playing Sunday

Mills (rest) will not play Sunday against Phoenix, Jeff Garcia of News 4 San Antonio reports. Mills is done for the regular season after he had started in Saturday's blowout loss to Phoenix and went for eight points across 24 minutes. It's very likely that Mills will return for the play-in game.

Spurs' Patty Mills: Scores 15 points off bench

Mills posted 15 points (4-9 FG, 3-7 3Pt, 4-4 FT), a rebound and an assist across 20 minutes off the bench in Wednesday's loss against the Nets. The veteran point guard recorded five straight games with single-digit scoring numbers but has reached the 15-point plateau twice in his last two appearances. He hadn't done that since April 24, however, so Mills' value will probably be tied to his three-point shooting and not much else, especially since he's coming off the bench on a regular basis.

Spurs' Patty Mills 'proud' to be known as Tim Duncan's teammate

SAN ANTONIO - From 2012 to 2019, Patty Mills called San Antonio Spurs great Tim Duncan his teammate. During those seven years playing together, Mills witnessed first-hand the leadership, poise, mental toughness, and the dedication to winning Duncan exhibited every game. But for Mills, it was Duncan's professionalism on and...

Spurs' Patty Mills: Drills six threes

Mills scored 20 points (7-10 FG, 6-9 3Pt) to go along with two rebounds and two assists across 23 minutes in Monday's win over the Bucks. Mills had combined to score only 15 points across his last five games entering Monday's contest. However, he caught fire from beyond the arc, notching his sixth performance with five or more threes this season. Despite the strong effort, it will be difficult to count on Mills down the stretch as this marked the first time in his last 12 games that he's reached 20 points.