Ken Rodriguez is a San Antonio native who covered his first Spurs game in 1981 for The Daily Texan, the University of Texas student newspaper. He spent 26 years in the newspaper business -- 21 of them covering sports -- before joining the marketing department at Our Lady of the Lake University in 2009. His column will appear every Wednesday.

SAN ANTONIO (April 11, 2012) – The San Antonio Spurs today announced that tickets for the first two home playoff games (Round 1, Games A & B) will go on sale to the general public this Saturday, April 14 at 10 a.m. Spurs 2012 Playoffs are presented by H-E-B, Academy Sports and Outdoors and Wingstop.

Spurs Playoff tickets for Round 1, games A & B range from $10 to $295, including lower-level seats starting at $65. Dates, times and opponent for the Spurs first round NBA Playoff series will be announced at a later date.

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