But, for a moment, Gregg Popovich took on the persona of President Donald Trump and pretended the historic streak was still alive. "Who told [Express-News reporter Tom] Orsborn that the streak ended? That’s fake news.
It’s been a bittersweet day for the Spurs organization and their fans. For the first time in 22 years, San Antonio won’t be participating in the NBA postseason. The good guys are now tied with the 1950-71 76ers for the longest playoff streak in league history, which is all the more impressive considering the NBA has had a total of 30 teams for the majority of the Spurs’ historic run.
Today marks the last primer of the restart to the 2019-20 season.