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Pounding The Rock Dec 1, 2020
How the Spurs can replace Bryn Forbes and Marco Belinelli’s shooting

How the Spurs can replace Bryn Forbes and Marco Belinelli’s shooting

Jeffrey Swinger-USA TODAY Sports The Spurs now have even less shooting than last season, which could force the coaching staff to get creative and the young guys to step out of their comfort zone. The Spurs’ offseason was largely uneventful, as the only new additions to the main roster have been rookies Devin Vassell and Tre Jones. San Antonio also re-signed Jakob Poeltl and Drew Eubanks and guaranteed Trey Lyles’ contract to retain its big man depth, but it didn’t do much else. In that context, the departures take on a bigger dimension. Chimezie Metu played too...
Pounding The Rock Nov 28, 2020
Jakob Poeltl’s contract sheds light on what the Spurs may be doing

Jakob Poeltl’s contract sheds light on what the Spurs may be doing

Photo by Kevin C. Cox/ As the front office juggles all that 2021 cap space and a glut of interchangeable pieces on the perimeter, the Poeltl re-signing lends some structure to their vision. The big splash of the Spurs’ offseason came last week when they locked in one of the returning pieces from the Kawhi Leonard trade by re-signing Jakob Poeltl. The deal, worth just over a reported $26 million through three years, didn’t come as a total shock, but it could be a bolder move than many give it credit for. For a team with ample raw materials, it’s not been clear...
Pounding The Rock Nov 26, 2020
Open Thread: Thankful for Spurs’ Jakob Poeltl

Open Thread: Thankful for Spurs’ Jakob Poeltl

Photo by Lachlan Cunningham/ Knowing the Austrian big man is staying in San Antonio offers comfort in the time of uncertainty Of all free agents this offseason, Jacob Poeltl elicits perhaps the widest range of responses. Many liked what he brought but had concerns about his ceiling. Some believed he could play a bigger role as a starter while others think he might be strongest coming off the bench in spurts. Still others believed his return to the Spurs had a cap that once surpassed should exclude him from returning. Poeltl has made it clear he wants to be a starter,...
Hoops Habit Nov 24, 2020

What the return of Jakob Poeltl means to the San Antonio Spurs

The San Antonio Spurs dipped their toes in free agency by re-signing Jakob Poeltl to a three-year deal. After coming over to the San Antonio Spurs in the DeMar DeRozan trade, Jakob Poeltl has struggled to find a consistent place in the rotation. In fact, there were periods over the last two seasons that Poeltl […] What the return of Jakob Poeltl means to the San Antonio Spurs - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
ClutchPoints Nov 21, 2020
Jakob Poeltl to return to Spurs on 3-year, $27 million deal

Jakob Poeltl to return to Spurs on 3-year, $27 million deal

The San Antonio Spurs are also making moves in what has been a frenetic Day 1 of the NBA free agency window. It may not be the franchise-altering deal that opposing teams have recently gone through, but the re-signing of big man Jakob Poeltl serves as an important development in San Antonio’s offseason. According to […] The post Jakob Poeltl to return to Spurs on 3-year, $27 million deal appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Pounding The Rock Nov 21, 2020
Report: The Spurs sign Jakob Poeltl to a three-year, $27 million contract

Report: The Spurs sign Jakob Poeltl to a three-year, $27 million contract

Photos by Logan Riely/NBAE via The Silver and Black ink their top rim protector to a new deal in their third move of the opening day of free agent negotiations The San Antonio Spurs have signed fifth-year center Jakob Poeltl to a three-year contract worth $27M, according to Shams Charania of The Athletic. Free agent Jakob Poeltl is finalizing a three-year, near $27M deal to return to San Antonio, agents Mike Tellem, Aaron Mintz and Steven Heumann tell @TheAthleticNBA @Stadium.— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) November 21, 2020 While the Spurs tendered Poeltl a...
Pounding The Rock Nov 18, 2020
Report: The Spurs have extended qualifying offers to Poeltl, Weatherspoon, and Eubanks

Report: The Spurs have extended qualifying offers to Poeltl, Weatherspoon, and Eubanks

Pool Photo-USA TODAY Sports The wheels of free agency are officially in motion (even if it doesn’t officially start until Friday). The Spurs have extended qualifying offers to Jakob Poeltl, Drew Eubanks, and Quinndary Weatherspoon, according to ESPN’s Bobby Marks. Players that have received a Qualifying Offer so far:Torrey CraigDe'Anthony MeltonDario SaricJevon CarterDenzel ValentineAdam MokokaJohn KoncharJakob PoeltlDrew Eubanks Quinndary Weatherspoon Deadline to extend a QO is November 19— Bobby Marks (@BobbyMarks42) November 18, 2020 Jakob Poeltl is...

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