San Antonio Spurs: The Comprehensive Guide to the Team's Offseason

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San Antonio Spurs: The Comprehensive Guide to the Team's Offseason
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The Spurs offseason began earlier than expected Wednesday night with a 107-99 loss in Oklahoma City.

Coughing up a 2-0 lead in the Western Conference Finals, with the fatally flawed Celtics or Heat waiting in the next round may stick with the veterans on this San Antonio team forever.

The sting of such giveaways tends not to go away. It stays on the brain and becomes the relentless pain in the butt that overextends its welcome like Randy Quaid’s character Cousin Eddie in the National Lampoon's Vacation series.

The bright side: Since this pain is not a person, it will not ask to fumigate an odoriferous chair or empty an RV toilet in the street drain in front of the house.

If the Spurs fail to win another title, however, nothing will ease the piquancy of what just happened.

The logical question as San Antonio’s premature vacation commences: Where does the franchise go from here?

Here is one fan/columnist's answer to that query.

Though rooted in realities and facts, this comprehensive guide to the Spurs’ 2012 offseason—which includes the NBA Draft, free agency, the Las Vegas Summer League and the Summer Olympics—is still a guess.

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