November 8, 2020, 2:58 pm
Spurs ‘hunting for upside’ in draft — The Athletic, November 16
Spurs have interviewed French guard Theo Maledon — Jeff McDonald, November 12
Spurs hold interview with Kentucky’s Tyrese Maxey — Jeff McDonald, November 12
Jalen Smith has spoken with Spurs in pre-draft process — Jeff McDonald, November 12
Spurs have held workout for sharpshooter Aaron Nesmith — James Ham, November 11
Spurs have met with lottery target Onyeka Okongwu — Jonathan Wasserman, November 5
Deni Avdija has in-person workout with Spurs — Chris Grenham, November 2
Free Agency Rumors
DeMar DeRozan picks up $27.7M option — Shams Charania, November 16
Lakers have shown interest in DeMar DeRozan; Warriors interested in LaMarcus Aldridge — The Ringer, November 12
Spurs shopping Patty Mills — The Ringer, November 12
Spurs said to be very active in trade talks, primarily around DeRozan and Aldridge — Keith Smith, November 11
How’d We Get Here?
The Spurs saw their lengthy playoff streak end despite a strong run in the bubble. Instead, their year was undone when the world was “normal,” as they didn’t spend a lot of time with their best defenders on the court together and relied on an outdated offensive methodology. There’s some interesting young talent flanking two aging stars but the Spurs continue to lag a step or two behind as the rest of the West keeps getting better and better.
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