Spurs preseason schedule released, open against Montepaschi Siena on Oct. 6

By Quixem Ramirez

Dec 21, 2011; San Antonio, TX, USA; San Antonio Spurs guard Manu Ginobili (20) laughs on the bench during the second half of a preseason game against the Houston Rockets at the AT

The NBA released their preseason schedule as the Boston Celtics will open against Fenerbahce Ulker in Istanbul on Oct. 5.

The San Antonio Spurs open their seven game preseason slate against Montepaschi Siena on Oct. 6 at 7:30 pm in San Antonio.

They will have three consecutive home games against the aforementioned Siena, Atlanta Hawks and Denver Nuggets before playing the Houston Rockets, Miami Heat and Orlando Magic on the road. Their seventh and final preseason game will be against the lowly Washington Wizards in San Antonio at 7:30 pm. (All times are CST.)

Oct. 6 — Montepaschi Siena vs. San Antonio — 7:30 pm

Oct. 10 — Atlanta vs. San Antonio — 7:30 pm

Oct. 12 — Denver vs. San Antonio — 7:30 pm

Oct. 14 — San Antonio vs. Houston — 1:00 pm

Oct. 20 — San Antonio vs. Miami — 6:30 pm

Oct. 21 — San Antonio vs. Orlando — 5:00 pm

Oct. 26 — Washington vs. San Antonio — 7:30 pm

The rest of the schedule can be found here (hat-tip to Chris Sheridan of Sheridan Hoops for the info.)