Milestones Can Be Achieved Tonight For Duncan and Popovich

By Michael Rehome

Jan 13, 2013; San Antonio, TX, USA; San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich talks to San Antonio Spurs forward Tim Duncan (21) during the first half against the Minnesota Timberwolves at the AT

Milestones are out there to be broken and for many players in the league, they want to achieve certain milestones before they retire.

For the San Antonio Spurs, Tim Duncan and Gregg Popovich are inline to set two of them.  Tim Duncan, will surpass Shaquille O’Neal for 13th on the all-time rebounding list, barring an injury.  Duncan currently has 13,097, which has him two behind O’Neal.

For Gregg Popovich, with a win agains the Utah Jazz it will mark number 900 in his career. This milestone will make him 8th all time and second most of any coach with a single franchise.