Chimezie Metu is a project whose time may never come with the Spurs

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Photo by Chris Covatta/NBAE via Getty Images This season may very well be Metu’s only chance to show he belongs. This series will look at each of the Spurs’ eleven under-30 players with an eye towards how they can improve in or expand their role on the team. Rather than focus on individual skills, for the most part, we’ll concentrate …

What Spurs fans can expect from Lonnie Walker after his star turn in Summer League

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Photo by Cassy Athena/Getty Images Something between the second coming of Tim Duncan, and Jerryd Bayless. Lonnie Walker IV was a star in this year’s Summer League, averaging 30 points over 4 games on 55% shooting, an incredibly efficient performance for a high volume scorer. He started off hot, and appeared to get hotter the more he played, culminating in …

Lonnie Walker exploded on the Raptors in Las Vegas

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Summer League has become the second-year guard’s playground. If you haven’t already gotten your Lonnie Walker IV stock, it may already be too late. As the Spurs young prospect continues to dominate in Summer League play, it’s becoming increasingly difficult to anticipate anything but stardom in his future. With 32 points on just 25 shooting possessions, good for a TS% …

The winners and losers of the Spurs/Raptors Kawhi Leonard trade

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The Spurs came out of it better than you think. With Kawhi Leonard finally announcing his decision to join the Clippers, it’s time to revisit the most important trade of the 2018 offseason. The Spurs, finally admitting there wasn’t a viable path to repairing the team’s relationship with its disgruntled star, sent him to the Raptors along with Danny Green, …

Better decision-making off the roll will help widen Jakob Poeltl’s offensive impact

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Taking a look at improvements all young Spurs can make. This series will look at each of the Spurs’ eight under-30 players with an eye towards how they can improve in or expand their role on the team. Rather than focus on individual skills, for the most part, we’ll concentrate on what the team needs from each player on offense …