David Stern Calls Spurs' Decision To Rest Starters "Unacceptable"
Published November 30, 2012
Spurs fans reportedly "were furious" at Popovich’s decision to rest four of his top five scorers: C Tim Duncan, G Tony Parker, G Manu Ginobili and G Danny Green. Basketball purists "took to Twitter to express dismay." But Popovich said, "It’s the best thing for our team" (MYSANANTONIO.com, 11/29).