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SpursonSixth.com, formerly Toros Nation and ATXSpurs.com, is an Austin Spurs blog dedicated to giving fans a closer look at the D-League affiliate of the San Antonio Spurs.

All of the latest Austin Spurs news, game previews, recaps, features, interviews and multimedia can be found here. Spurs on Sixth was founded by Michael De Leon and is part of the Project Spurs Network.

Spurs on sixth is in no way affiliated with the Austin Spurs, San Antonio Spurs, the National Basketball Association, or its Properties. This site is for informational and entertainment purposes only.

Michael A. De Leon | Founder/Publisher

Michael De LeonMichael founded the first iteration of this site in 2010 as the sister site to Project Spurs, which he founded in 2004. Michael has been interviewed on ESPN Florida, the BBC, SportTalk in the UK, The Sports Reporters Radio Show, OK SportsWrap and MemphisSportsLive among others.

He has spoken at several new media conferences and served as the producer/host for News 4 WOAI’s Sports Round Table. He is a credentialed member of the media for both the San Antonio Spurs and Austin Spurs and was credentialed for 2013 NBA All-Star Weekend, including the 2013 D-League All-Star game.  You can follow him on twitter @mdeleon.

John Diaz | Managing Editor

johndiazJohn is a University of Houston student studying journalism. His past experience includes writing for Project Spurs and Texas Redzone Report. He is credentialed by the Austin Spurs and will provide gameday coverage from the Cedar Park Center to bring you the latest Austin Spurs news.

Follow @johnxdiaz on twitter.


Stephen Anderson | Associate Editor

1610776_10152584257312439_6025618689788383628_nStephen serves as an editor or writer at several Project Spurs Network sites, including Project Spurs, Stars Hoops, Rampage Central and Red Black 90. He is studying at the University of the Incarnate Word and brings his unique writing style from Minute By Minute Sports. He also is a staff writer for UK entertainment website Reality Box. Be sure to follow him on Twitter (@imsteveanderson) for all the latest news on San Antonio area sports.