Originally posted on Project Spurs  |  Last updated 1/7/13
Former San Antonio Spurs power forward Malik Rose was one of the most respected players on the team with his hustle and energy on both ends of the floor. Now a Philadelphia 76ers' commentator for their games, Rose still keeps tabs on his former team and teammates who are on their final run for the franchise's fifth championship. On what's the most important issue for the team's title dreams, Rose told Hard 2 Guard Radio: They’re always going to have that nucleus with Tim, Tony and Manu- those guys know the system and they know each other…they do a good job of surrounding those guys with good role players.  Guys, who do one or two things but do them well; like Gary Neal or Matt Bonner.  The real key with San Antonio is how healthy are they going to be come April, May and June.  That’s kind of been their Achilles heel for the last couple of seasons.  As their health goes, they will go. That's a statement that Spurs fans will whole heartedly agree with. Unlike last
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