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Spurs coach Gregg Popovich to miss 2 games after minor medical procedure

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San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich underwent a minor medical procedure on Friday, the team said.

Popovich will miss the next two games, including Friday’s game against the New Orleans Pelicans. He is expected to return for Thursday’s game against the Houston Rockets at the AT&T Center in San Antonio.

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Neither Popovich nor the team went into detail about the procedure. He was with the team in order for them to be available to the media before Friday afternoon’s game, but Popovic was seated as he spoke to reporters.

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Popovic has already missed at least one game this month due to illness, although the team did not provide details.

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Assistant coach Brett Brown will be in charge of the Spurs until Popovich returns.

Popovic, 73, in his 27th season leads the Spurs, who entered Friday’s game with a 6-16 record and a nine-game losing streak. He is the league’s all-time leading coach with 1,350 wins.

San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich
Brett Brown will lead the Spurs until the return of Gregg Popovich next week. (AP/David Zalubowski)



Source: sports.yahoo.com

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