Reddit post claims Spurs coach Gregg Popovich left hefty tip at restaurant

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San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich was reportedly feeling generous while his team was in Memphis, Tennessee, for Games 3 and 4 of their first-round playoff series against the Grizzlies. The owner of the restaurant confirmed that Popovich has been to McEwen's multiple times.

According to Kelsey Bradhsaw of San Antonio Express News, a Reddit user posted a photo of a bill signed by Popovich at a restaurant called McEwen's in Memphis.

According to the report, the handwriting on the receipt matches Popovich's.

The image in that tweet is a cropped version of an imagine originally posted to Reddit, where it appears the original poster has taken the image down because it contained credit card information.

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Gregg Popovich is a better tipper than he is a basketball coach-and that's saying something.

San Antonio have a chance to finish the series with a win in Game 6 on Friday AEDT in Memphis.

"We don't discuss anything that goes on when VIPs are in the building", Smithe said.

Both publications reported that Popovich has been rumored to have left a hefty tip before.

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