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Spurs Summer League 2018: Observations vs Bucks and Suns

Project Spurs illustration/Spurs By Nathan Kudla, Special to Project Spurs Derrick White: No: 4 Pos: G Height: 6-5 Weight: 195 Age: 24 Summer League Observations: White shows great ability operating as the primary ballhandler in pick and rolls, can score on all three levels or find the open man depending on what the defense gives him. He was getting the “summer league MVP” treatment with constant double teams on high pick and rolls but showed great composure and passing out of it consistently; this will change substantially when he is in the regular season and is surrounded by teammates...

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Late comeback by Summer Spurs falls short

Project Spurs illustration/Spurs By Gareth Gibbins, The Spurs entered their third Summer League game with the Spurs fans in Vegas out in full force. There was a “San Antonio High Hair” tee in the building and fans who created their own Lonnie Walker IV t-shirt and jersey. Unfortunately, the fans would not get to see Derrick White (right hamstring strain) or Chimezie Metu (left wrist sprain) take to the court due to injuries. Despite an uneven game from the Spurs, there were still a number of exciting moments. Walker’s colourful (Canadian spelling eh!) kicks and his thunderous put...

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