Originally posted on Project Spurs  |  Last updated 1/15/13
With the scare of Manu Ginobili's recent injury scare, the team will have to adjust a little until the star shooting guard returns to the San Antonio Spurs. One of the main contributors off the bench is Gary Neal and although he has difficulty producing from the point guard position, he can help the team out making shots. He's arguably one of the top pure shooters on the team and his production doesn't go unnoticed. Tim Duncan commented on Neal after Sunday's win against the Minnesota Timberwolves. "We need him (Neal). If with Manu here, we need him. He plays a big role for us, he's a spark for us." While Neal struggles handling the ball, his shot making does dim the hopes of the opponent's looking to win the game. With the help of the rest of the team, he gets wide open three point shots and the team is playing better defense which helps keep or expand the lead they have. Neal filling in for a hurt Ginobili is the perfect situation for him. He's not a point guard
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