Tim Duncan Announces Retirement

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San Antonio Spurs forward Tim Duncan announced his retirement on Monday after spending 19 seasons under head coach Greg Popovich and the Spurs.

Duncan won five NBA championships with the Spurs over the course of his career. He’s widely regarded as one of the best power forwards of all-time.

The 40-year-old is a two-time league MVP and a three-time NBA Finals MVP. He won his first title in the 1998-99 season and his last in the 2013-14 season.

Duncan averaged 19 points, 10.8 rebounds, 2.2 blocks and 3 assists during his career. He averaged 20.6 points, 11.4 rebounds, 2.3 blocks and 3 assists in 251 postseason games. San Antonio reached the playoffs in each season of Duncan’s career.

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