Checking up on the ex-Spurs around the league

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As an ex-college basketball coach, I try to keep up with my ex-players. At a Division III school, we didn’t have any one-and-dones, which meant we spent four years with our players. During the basketball season, that meant two hours a day for six days a week, seeing them grow up from 18 year-old freshman …

Open Thread: Happy birthday to Keita Bates-Diop

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The San Antonio Spurs two-way small forward Keita Bates-Diop celebrates his twenty-fifth birthday today. The former Ohio State Buckeye went 48th overall in the 2018 NBA Draft by the Minnesota Timberwolves, just one spot before Spurs draftee Chimezie Metu. The California native split time between the Timberwolves and their G-League affiliate before heading to the …