When you are in the your first year playing for the San Antonio Spurs, how can you ensure that you will get minutes during the push for the playoffs and the playoffs themselves?
If you are Nando De Colo, you make your presence felt on the defensive end along with continuing to do the little things that don’t show up on the stat sheet. You also show now fear or backing down when encountering the physical play that will come in the playoffs.
During the game versus the Golden State Warriors, you see showing the hustle that will get him more minutes during the playoffs.
Note: The video shows a great example off Patty Mills doing the”Slapper” with his towel in the background.