Tim's mother had him recite "Good, Better, Best. Never let it rest, Until your good is better, and your better is your best" nightly as a kid.
Tim Duncan is often referred to as "SlamDuncan."
Tim Duncan's career high in blocks in a game is 9 against the Memphis Grizzlies on January 26, 2007.
Tim Duncan's career high in assists in a game is 11 against the Cleveland Cavaliers on March 25, 2000.
Tim Duncan's career high in rebounds in a game is 25 against the Miami Heat on February 1, 2003.
Tim Duncan's career high in points scored in a game is 53 against the Dallas Mavericks on December 26, 2001.
Tim Duncan averaged 20 points, 10.6 rebounds, and 3.4 assists in the 2006-2007 season.
Tim Duncan, as of April 18, 2007, has scored 16,288 points and grabbed 8,865 career rebounds.
Tim Duncan, as of April 18, 2007, has averaged 21.8 points, 11.9 rebounds, and 3.2 assists in his career.
Tim Duncan, along with Shaquille O'Neal, were named the MVPs of the 2000 NBA All-star game.
Tim Duncan thinks of himself as a boring guy, as do sports writers.
When David Robinson used to play for the San Antonio Spurs, he and Tim Duncan were referred to as the "twin towers".
Tim Duncan was named the NBA MVP back-to-back in 2002 and 2003.
Tim Duncan led the Spurs to the 1999, 2003, and 2005 NBA Championship. He was named the Finals MVP for each one.
Tim Duncan was named the 1998 NBA Rookie of the Year after averaging 21 points, nearly 12 rebounds, 2.5 blocks in his rookie season with the Spurs.
Tim Duncan was named the 1997 USBWA College Player of the Year and won the ACC Player of the Year for 1996 and 1997. He also won the John Wooden Award for 1997.
Tim Duncan was drafted in the first round, first pick of the 1997 NBA Draft by the San Antonio Spurs.
Tim Duncan went to college and played college basketball at Wake Forest.
Tim Duncan is 6'11", and weighs 260 pounds.
Tim Duncan's primary position in the NBA is power forward.
Tim Duncan plays in the National Basketball Association for the San Antonio Spurs. He is #21.
Tim: It was a play that Flip drew up with a lot of options to it, ... I was just one of the options. Shaq was the first one, Ray was the second and I was kind of the third.
Tim: We did it last year and it was fun. We got up and down. I think we had less turnovers than any other time in the game.
Tim: Everything's not clicking yet, but we're heading that way. It was a great learning experience today being able to fight back and staying with each other.
Tim: The problem they have is convincing advertisers it's a viable medium. I think that's a big hurdle.
Tim: I haven't been around him in so long, not for anything other than our paths just haven't crossed. It was great to have some time ... and talk about old times.
Tim: I got a lot of (grief) for that, too. Trust me, I'm getting my share.
Tim: I've already gotten a bunch, so I'm hoping it will clear up a bit.
Tim: Paper doesn't mean anything to us. It's about going out there and playing together. It's about chemistry and people accepting roles. More talent doesn't always mean you're a better team.
Tim: It should be a blast. To have the entire team there, (the people) are psyched.
Tim: They approached us with the problem, and we fixed it. We don't see any of that as a breach of contract.
Tim: I am the leader of this team, ... So, it starts with me, and I understand that.