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Training camp is right around the corner and the San Antonio Spurs continue to evaluate talent in the hopes of adding key pieces to what hopefully will be another run to the NBA Finals.
And with the team loaded with guards, it is being reported the Spurs and ex-Pacers forward Sam Young have met.
Former Pacer Sam Young is in San Antonio meeting with the Spurs today, his agent tells me. Several other clubs have expressed interest.
— Chris Goff (@PacersScribe) September 4, 2013
Granted this is a meeting and nothing else should be inferred but seeing the team look at big men is refreshing.
After losing DeJuan Blair to free agency, the team's big man depth is a bit weakened especially when it comes to backing up Tim Duncan and Kawhi Leonard. Ironically, Young also hails from the same alma mater as Blair - University of Pittsburgh.
Drafted by the Grizzlies in the 2009 Draft, Young has played for Memphis, the 76ers and last season with the Pacers. He is 6&...
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Sam Young has met with the San Antonio Spurs.
The Spurs lack frontcourt depth following the departure of DeJuan Blair.
Young played with the Indiana Pacers last season.
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