ATX Spurs – Coverage of the D-League's Austin Spurs

About, formerly Toros Nation, 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. Nation was founded by Michael De Leon and is part of the Project Spurs Network. 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. is not an official website for the Austin Toros.

Michael A. De Leon | Founder/Managing Editor

Michael De LeonMichael founded, formerly Toros Nation, 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 Toros 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 | Associate Editor

johndiazJohn is a Texas A&M University – San Antonio student studying journalism. His past experience includes writing for Project Spurs and interning for He is a lifelong San Antonio Spurs fan who is still trying to adjust to life post Toros name change. He is credentialed by the Austin Spurs and will provide gameday coverage from the Cedar Park Center and bring you the latest Spurs news…Austin Spurs that is.

Follow @johnxdiaz on twitter.


Michael Rehome | Lead Reporter

OKXB_rM4_400x400Michael Rehome is a former editor at Air Alamo, former staff writer at Project Spurs and now steps into a new position as the lead reporter at Mike is also a die-hard San Antonio Spurs fan, thinks he’s “pretty good” at NBA 2K15. You can follow him and check out his NBA photoshops on Twitter @texasgmr.