• by Elliott Smith | Staff Writer

    Spurs, Hawks make Tiago Splitter trade official

    The Hawks announced they have acquired forward Tiago Splitter from the Spurs in exchange for the rights for 2007 second-round pick Georgios Printezis and a top-55 protected 2017 second-round pick, per the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Splitter has two years left on a deal that will pay him $8.5 million next season. He spent his first five NBA seasons with the Spurs, averaging 8.3 points, 5.3 rebounds and 1.3 assists in 19.8 minutes in 311 games (151 starts). Last season, he averaged 8.2 points, 4.8 rebounds and 1.5 assists in 19.8 minutes.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Hawks agree to trade with Spurs for C Tiago Splitter

    The Hawks, who could be losing power forward Paul Millsap to Orlando, have agreed to take center Tiago Splitter from the Spurs via trade into their cap space, a league source has told CBSSports.com NBA Insider Ken Berger. Details are still being worked out. Splitter, who can also play the power forward spot, emerged as he received consistent minutes last season. He averaged 8.2 points and 4.8 rebounds in just under 20 minutes per game.

  • by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com

    Report: Spurs shopping Tiago Splitter to sign LaMarcus Aldridge

    The Spurs are shopping center Tiago Splitter, according to a report by the San Antonio Express News. Splitter is scheduled to make $8.5 million next season, and ridding themselves of that contract would give the Spurs more room to pursue free agent LaMarcus Aldridge.

  • by Ted Leshinski | Staff Writer

    Spurs' Tiago Splitter (calf) may see more minutes in Game 2

    After sitting out the team's final six regular-season games because of a calf injury, Tiago Splitter played only 10 minutes in the Spurs' Game 1 loss on Sunday but coach Gregg Popovich said the center will see more minutes in Game 2 on Wednesday, reports the Los Angeles Times. "He didn't go backwards, so that's a good thing," Popovich said. "Maybe he can play a few more minutes [Wednesday] night, I'm hoping," Popovich said.

  • by Jason Butt | CBSSports.com

    Spurs C Tiago Splitter hoping to contribute more in Game 2

    Center Tiago Splitter believes he'll be able to put in a better performance on Wednesday when the Spurs take on the Clippers in Game 2. Splitter is dealing with an injured right calf that limited him to less than 10 minutes in Sunday's Game 1 loss. Splitter beliefs the injury will be more manageable after two full days of rest. "I feel like at least least it didn't get worse," Splitter said, via the San Antonio Express-News. "I got some minutes. That's good. Even in the practices, I didn't go hard. So it was good to feel myself in the game and running." Splitter had 4 points and 3 rebounds in Sunday's game.

  • by Brandon Wise | Staff Writer

    Spurs center Tiago Splitter to start Sunday

    Spurs center Tiago Splitter is available to play in Sunday's opening round game against the Clippers, coach Gregg Popovich said per the San Antonio Express-News. Splitter, who was questionable with a calf injury, will start Sunday. Splitter is averaging 8.2 points and 4.8 rebounds per game this season. The Spurs are currently 1 1/2-point underdogs.

  • by Jason Butt | CBSSports.com

    Spurs' Tiago Splitter (calf) is a game-time decision

    Spurs coach Greg Popovich center Tiago Splitter is a game-time decision for Sunday's opening-round game against the Clippers, according to the San Antonio Express-News. Splitter is listed as questionable for the game with a calf injury.

  • by Brandon Wise | Staff Writer

    Spurs' Matt Bonner, Tiago Splitter questionable for Game 1

    Spurs forward Matt Bonner (calf) and center Tiago Splitter (calf) are listed as questionable for Sunday's opening round game against the Clippers Sunday, the team announced Saturday. Bonner missed the final two games of the season with the injury while Splitter was out for the last six. The Spurs are currently 1-point underdogs against the Clippers.

  • by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com

    Tiago Splitter goes through light practice for Spurs

    Spurs center Tiago Splitter went through a light practice on Friday and looks like he will be a game-time decision for the first game of the playoffs. Splitter missed the last six games of the regular season with a calf injury. Coach Gregg Popovich wouldn't comment on Splitter's availability, saying, "If he plays, he plays," per the San Antonio Express-News.

  • by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com

    Spurs rule Matt Bonner, Tiago Splitter out of Wednesday's game

    The Spurs will be without forward Matt Bonner and center Tiago Splitter for Wednesday's game at New Orleans, the team announced. Both Bonner and Splitter are each dealing with tightness in their right calf.