• SAN ANTONIO – The Spurs announced today three different opportunities for young athletes to get elite basketball instruction at the Spurs Holiday Basketball Clinics. The three Spurs Holiday Basketball Clinics have been scheduled for December and are open to boys and girls ages 7 to 18 at the following locations:

    Saturday, Dec. 17
    St. Mary’s Hall
    12 p.m. – 4 p.m.
    Registration fee: $80

    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 Spurs.com column will appear every Wednesday.