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YouTube Gold: San Antonio Spur Sean Elliott

Sean Elliott, the former San Antonio Spur, was never the kind of guy who really sought attention. He was more likely to shy away from it. He’s a quiet guy who once said after a game he liked to go home and watch his fish. That’s not to say...
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Sean Elliott: Arizona’s Benedict Mathurin would make intriguing Spur

NEW ORLEANS — The Arizona Wildcats were one and done in San Antonio after losing a Sweet 16 game to Houston on Thursday in the NCAA Tournament. But the city’s most prominent Arizona alum hopes one or more Wildcats return to the Alamo City after the NBA draft this summer.

Arizona legend Sean Elliott believes this year’s Wildcats, “embrace pressure.”

Arizona Basketball’s all-time leading scorer and 1999 NBA champion Sean Elliott was glowing with pride discussing this year’s Wildcats. “I wish Coach [Olson] was around to see this team,” Elliott said. “Putting the program back to where it should be…He would be absolutely over the moon with the job he’s done and the way [Lloyd] treats his players.”
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Wilt Chamberlain, Sean Elliott, and Texas Independence Day

Today is the 60th anniversary of Wilt Chamberlain’s historic 100 point game. In 1962, the Philadelphia Warriors beat the New York Knicks 169-147. It is one of the all-time greatest feats in NBA history by one of the most celebrated players to pioneer the game. Looking for something more...
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Happy birthday to Sean Elliott

There’s really only one Sean Elliott highlight that all Spurs fans recognize:. While he is not the biggest player associated with 1999 NBA Championship, the Spurs announcer and mainstay from that first title is definitely the most visible these days. Paired with Bill Land, Elliott has carved out a...

Former Spurs star Sean Elliott has deep appreciation for Food Bank's work

SAN ANTONIO – Sean Elliott aided hungry San Antonio families as a volunteer at Wednesday’s H-E-B/San Antonio Food Bank Feast of Sharing mega distribution at the AT&T Center. As a child in Tucson, Ariz., Elliott experienced such giveaways from a different perspective. "I grew up on government assistance,”...

San Antonio's Sean Elliott win sports Emmy for Spurs game coverage in 'the bubble'

Sean Elliott can now add "Emmy-winning" to his list of legendary titles. The former Spurs player tweeted out Thursday, September 20 that he and his broadcasting crew with Bally Sports Southwest took home Emmys. "Hey @spurs fans, this is your Emmy award-winning broadcast team," Elliott says in the tweet. "My...

Sean Elliott on why an 'honest conversation about race' is overdue in America | Together We Rise

SAN ANTONIO — Sean Elliott claimed international fame for overcoming adversity on the basketball court as a former team member of the San Antonio Spurs. While people know his name around the world, most people have never heard about his own personal encounters with racism. He sat down with KENS 5's Jon Coker to share his story in his own words and to call the city of San Antonio to action.

WATCH: Sean Elliott sounds off on Spurs' DeMar DeRozan's All-Star snub

SAN ANTONIO - Many consider San Antonio Spurs' DeMar DeRozan an All-Star snub. Factor in how well the Spurs are playing, own an above .500 record, DeRozan leads the team in scoring (20.0 per game), great facilitator (7.2 assist), and a huge reason the Spurs are currently in prime position to land in the 2021 NBA playoffs.