Get to know your new Spur: Luka Samanic

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Getting to know each of the Spurs’ 2019 draft picks, beginning with Luka Samanic. When the Spurs drafted 19-year-old Croatian forward Luka Samanic with the 19th pick, some eyebrows were raised. Even in a draft that was already expected to be more interesting than usual due to a relatively flat level of talent after the first few picks, it still …

Open Thread: Free agency through a Spurs lens: point guards

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With one week until free agency begins, it’s time to look at who is becoming available July 1st begins the next phase of the NBA summer as free agency begins. Each year, HoopsHype.com provides a comprehensive list, by position, of all free agents. Information provided for each player includes whether the player is restricted or unrestricted, height, current team and …

This video should get Spurs fans fired up about Keldon Johnson’s defense

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With D like this, at least one Spurs rookie might get some early playing time. If this doesn’t get you hyped up about Keldon Johnson joining the Spurs, nothing will. One of the biggest areas the Spurs were sorely lacking in last season was perimeter defense. Some of that will be addressed next season with the return of Dejounte Murray …

Spurs sign undrafted free agent Kenny Williams from UNC

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The Spurs are beginning to build their summer squad. With the draft over and Summer League quickly approaching, the Spurs are building a squad, beginning with undrafted free agent Kenny Williams from North Carolina, a 6-4 swingman and 3-and-D specialist. Team first attitude. Kenny is headed to San Antonio after signing with the @spurs! #CarolinaSZN | #NBADraft | @KWill_24 pic.twitter.com/DbrdNHb3jv …

League-wide reactions to the draft give the Spurs the benefit of the doubt

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Checking out how the national media grades the Spurs’ draft choices. The Spurs are well known for their drafting prowess. Whether it’s finding diamonds in the rough, making surprise selections only for those players to prove many doubters wrong, or just plain outsmarting the rest of the field, the Spurs have earned a reputation as elite drafters in the NBA, …

Grading each of the Spurs’ 2019 Draft picks

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The Spurs had one of their bigger draft nights in team history. How did they do? Months of scouting, workouts, and interviews culminated as the 2019 NBA Draft came and went last night. Thirty organizations reloaded with talented prospects, and 60 players realized a lifelong dream to play in the NBA. While perennial lottery locks like the Phoenix Suns and …