The Spurs have shunned the biggest trends in the NBA, and now they’re the hottest team in the league

The San Antonio Spurs have been the best team over the past month, with the best record, the best offense, the third-best defense, and the best point differential. The Spurs offense runs counter to many of the trends in the NBA — they attempt the fewest three-pointers and the most midrange shots, play slowly, and are led by two three-point-averse stars in LaMarcus Aldridge and DeMar DeRozan. After a rocky start, the Spurs have finally clicked on both ends, and while they may not play in a modern style, they are efficient and smart.

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