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San Antonio Spurs add French big man to Summer League roster

The San Antonio Spurs continue to fill out their Summer League roster by adding French big man Darel Poirier to the squad. The San Antonio Spurs‘ Summer League roster will feature their three draft picks in Luka Samanic, Keldon Johnson, and Quinndary Weatherspoon, but they’ll need to fill...

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San Antonio Spurs Release Las Vegas Summer League Schedule

The San Antonio Spurs have announced their Las Vegas Summer League schedule, which will be the first time their new rookies step onto an NBA court. San Antonio Spurs fans had been excited for months to see what the organization would do with their three picks in this year’s draft, and after Thursday...

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San Antonio Spurs 2019 NBA Draft Reactions and Projections

The 2019 NBA Draft for the San Antonio Spurs was a productive one as they were able to draft three players that can all potentially see playing in time. After a first round exit to the Denver Nuggets in 2019, the San Antonio Spurs are looking to improve their roster to make a deeper run […] San...

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San Antonio Spurs signing 3 and D prospect to Summer League roster

The San Antonio Spurs are bringing in North Carolina guard Kenny Williams as their first undrafted free agent signing of 2019. The San Antonio Spurs had three draft picks to add talent to their already-promising young core, but they also have the opportunity to take a chance on some undrafted free agents...

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San Antonio Spurs: Trusting the Process with the Luka Samanic Selection

While the selection of Croation big man Luka Samanic was a surprise to many San Antonio Spurs fans, this move epitomizes the organization’s identity and culture. Many, myself included, were shocked, if not a little bit angry, when NBA Commissioner Adam Silver approached the podium Thursday night...

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

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...

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Why undrafted free agent Jontay Porter is a perfect fit for the Spurs

After going undrafted in the 2019 NBA Draft, Missouri forward Jontay Porter is free to pick a team to sign with. San Antonio would be the perfect place for the intriguing prospect to start his pro career. Heading into his sophomore season with the Missouri Tigers, the questions surrounding Jontay Porter...

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Grading each of the Spurs’ 2019 Draft picks

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...

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San Antonio Spurs 2019 NBA Draft Grades and Analysis

San Antonio Spurs fans probably aren’t thrilled with what they ended up with on draft night, but this organization’s draft record speaks for itself. With three picks in the top 50 of this year’s draft, San Antonio Spurs fans have spent months fantasizing about an epic draft haul that...

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Open Thread: Giving the Spurs a grade in last night’s draft

How do you think the Silver & Black fared considering all that transpired? The Spurs had the 19th, 29th and 49th draft picks last night. Here’s what they got: With the 19th pick, the Spurs chose Croatian forward Luka Samanic. Samanic was not part of the “green room.” In fact, Luka was in the seating...

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SPURS SELECT LUKA SAMANIC, KELDON JOHNSON AND QUINNDARY WEATHERSPOON IN 2019 NBA DRAFT

AN ANTONIO (June 20, 2019) – The San Antonio Spurs today announced that they have selected forward Luka Samanic (LOO-kah SAH-mah-nitch) w

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In the 2019 draft, the Spurs bet on fit and themselves

The Spurs stayed put at their respective slots on draft night, nabbing a pair of 19-year-olds who should fit well with their young core and whose potential should be maximized by their proven developmental system. A draft that many anticipated to be hectic lived up to its billing on Thursday, as nine...

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#29 – Keldon Johnson – San Antonio Spurs

With the 29th overall pick in the 2019 NBA Draft, the San Antonio Spurs have selected Keldon Johnson from the University of Kentucky.

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San Antonio Spurs snag sleeper prospect Keldon Johnson with 29th pick

Once again, the San Antonio Spurs snagged a sleeper prospect in Kentucky swingman Keldon Johnson with the 29th pick in the 2019 NBA Draft. There’s something enticing about drafting a player like Keldon Johnson late in the first round of the NBA Draft. Projected to go mid-way through the first round...

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Keldon Johnson's 2019 NBA Draft Scouting Report: Analysis of Spurs Pick

The San Antonio Spurs have selected Keldon Johnson with the No. 29 pick of the 2019 NBA draft. The eye test picked up his physical tools and athleticism early at Kentucky...

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Keldon Johnson to Spurs: San Antonio's Current Roster After 2019 NBA Draft

The San Antonio Spurs have selected Kentucky guard Keldon Johnson with the No. 29 pick in the 2019 NBA draft. Johnson is the second first-rounder the Spurs added after taking Luka Samanic with the 19th overall selection...

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Luka Samanic's 2019 NBA Draft Scouting Report: Analysis of Spurs Pick

The San Antonio Spurs have selected Luka Samanic with the No. 19 pick of the 2019 NBA draft. He's done his most damage over the years during summer FIBA tournaments...

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Luka Samanic to Spurs: San Antonio's Current Roster After 2019 NBA Draft

The San Antonio Spurs took an intriguing risk with the No. 19 overall pick, selecting high-upside forward Luka Samanic out of Croatia...

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San Antonio Spurs take a swing at forward Luka Samanic with 19th pick

General manager R.C. Buford was impressed with Croatian forward Luka Samanic and selected him to the San Antonio Spurs with the 19th pick in the 2019 NBA Draft. In an interesting turn of events, the San Antonio Spurs added Croatian forward Luka Samanic with the 19th overall selection in the 2019 NBA...

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#19 – Luka Samanic – San Antonio Spurs

With the 19th overall pick in the NBA Draft, the San Antonio Spurs have selected Luka Samanic.

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