Then there is point guard Tony Parker, who is a free agent this summer. He said last summer he hoped to make it an even 20 seasons with the Spurs, which would require the team to re-sign him for three years. Parker willingly gave up his starting role to youngster Dejounte Murray this season and remains open to returning to San Antonio.
In the Spurs’ frontcourt, All-Star LaMarcus Aldridge is under contract for three more seasons and is fresh off a standout 2017-18 campaign. Additionally, big man Pau Gasol — who is under contract for two more seasons — made it clear he plans to keep playing, too.
I have plenty of gas in the tank, Gasol told reporters after Game 5. I feel like I can do a lot of good things on the floor and play three years, three, four years. So, that’s what’s on my mind. But, knowing that, I also take it one year at a time. I go step by step and try not to look too much into the future because a lot of factors come into play.
An offseason like no other seems to lie ahead for the Spurs. Popovich himself has endured plenty at season’s end, as he grieved the death of his wife, Erin, who died in April after battling a prolonged illness. He did not coach in Games 3, 4 or http://www.jaguarsofficialshops.com/authentic-jermey-parnell-jersey.html 5 (Spurs assistant coach Ettore Authentic Jermey Parnell Jersey Messina handled those duties) vs. Golden State. Popovich has coached the team since 1997-98 and is the longest-tenured coach in the NBA. He will also be coaching Team USA before the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo.
McGee joins the Lakers from the Golden State Warriors, where he won his second straight NBA championship ring. The 7-foot veteran could be the starting center for the Lakers, who have only young big men Moe Wagner and Ivica Zubac under contract after allowing Brook Lopez to leave.
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The Lakers chose Mykhailiuk with the 47th overall pick in last month’s draft. The Ukrainian shooter averaged 14.6 points, 3.9 rebounds and 2.7 assists per game for Kansas last season Andre Tippett Jersey while setting the Jayhawks’ single-season record with 115 3-pointers.