San Antonio Spurs: Dejounte Murray tops the charts in rebounding

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San Antonio Spurs point guard Dejounte Murray delivered a performance that earned him a spot in franchise history. When Tony Parker was first out of the lineup to start the 2017-18 season, Dejounte Murray briefly took the point guard reins. Multiple double-digit rebound games and double-double performances followed, which flashed the upside of this second-year […] San Antonio Spurs: Dejounte …

Dejounte Murray is worth starting for his defense alone

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Murray’s defensive upside could be the difference maker the team needs now and in the future. Last month, the Spurs announced that Tony Parker would no longer be the team’s starting point guard. At age 35 and in his 17th year in the NBA, Parker has officially become a role player. Transitioning from six-time all star and former finals MVP …

Dejounte Murray left Nerlens Noel on the floor

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Watch it slow motion because it’s just that good. In case you missed it, Dejounte Murray had a sick crossover that left the Maverick’s Nerlens Noel laid out on the hardwood: Avid Spurs fans keep up with the game through Pounding the Rock’s Twitter feed, as well as that of editor-in-chief J.R. Wilco — and he posted this slow-motion replay …

San Antonio Spurs exercise Dejounte Murray’s team option for 2018-19

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San Antonio Spurs point guard Dejounte Murray had his team option picked up on Sunday. Dejounte Murray will enter his second season with the San Antonio Spurs in 2017-18. He’ll look to follow a limited rookie year that saw him spend time in the D-League. Given his playing time in the 2017 preseason, it’s possible […] San Antonio Spurs exercise …

San Antonio Spurs breakout candidate: Dejounte Murray

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With larger responsilibty to start the 2017-18 season, San Antonio Spurs point guard Dejounte Murray is in for a big season. Under the tutelage of coach Gregg Popovich, Dejounte Murray is one of the San Antonio’s strongest assets heading into the future. His athletic ability, court vision and work ethic are considered some of the […] San Antonio Spurs breakout …

Dejounte Murray out with hip contusion

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The Spurs got a little more shorthanded for their preseason finale. Dejounte Murray will miss tonight’s preseason finale against the Houston Rockets with a right hip contusion. He joins Kawhi Leonard (quad) and Tony Parker (quad) on the Spurs injured list: Dejounte Murray is out for tonight’s preseason game in Houston. pic.twitter.com/9q21PGaYH0 — San Antonio Spurs (@spurs) October 13, 2017 …

San Antonio Spurs: From Chris Paul to Dejounte Murray at Point Guard

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After speculation surrounded the San Antonio Spurs signing a free-agent point guard, the 2017-18 starter may have been on the roster all along. In an interview with EuroHoops.net, Tony Parker said he expects to be back from his torn quadriceps injury in January 2018. He hurt it in the NBA playoffs, and missed the rest of […] San Antonio Spurs: From …

Dejounte Murray 2016-17 season review: His time is coming

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Murray’s patience was tested last season, but he showed a rare combination of development and potential for a Spurs rookie. Dejounte Murray entered the league with very few questions about his potential, but several about his ability to contribute to a Spurs team with title hopes. You could see the outline of a special player, with ideal size, next-level athleticism …

San Antonio Spurs: Is Dejounte Murray The Point Guard Of The Future?

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With Tony Parker aging and Patty Mills entrenched as the backup, can Dejounte Murray flash enough potential to be San Antonio’s point guard of the future? In light of Tim Duncan‘s retirement, the San Antonio Spurs have begun a bit of youth movement. The signings of Pau Gasol and David Lee aside, San Antonio decided to churn the roster with …

NBA Draft potential busts: Dejounte Murray.

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Ryan Bass and Gary Parrish of CBS Sports talk about the Spurs 29th pick in the 2016 NBA Draft PG Dejounte Murray. Both Ryan Bass and Gary Parrish say Dejounte Murray is not a very good basketball player right now. Gary Parrish goes on to say that Dejounte Murray has alot of potential but is a risk as he is …

Murray may not make immediate impact, but could be key to Spurs’ future.

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  The NBA Draft plays a vital role in the continued success of the San Antonio Spurs, even though it seems like the same boring story every year. Because the team is so successful there’s never a high pick, and the player that they take late in the first round is either some obscure European or a great player that nobody can …

Dejounte Murray could be the Spurs’ sixth man of the future.

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  With the 29th pick in the 2016 NBA draft, the Spurs selected Dejounte Murray out of Washington. Before the draft, it was hard to imagine him being there when San Antonio selected, as he was one of the players invited to the green room. The 19-year-old combo guard had shot up in mock drafts and many considered him a …