During the 2013 NBA Finals, Philip Rossman-Reich of Orlando Magic Daily will be contributing to Project Spurs, covering the San Antonio Spurs' march to title No. 5.
When Manu Ginobili first received the ball in the San Antonio Spurs’ Game Three victory over the Heat, he gave a quick pump fake that got Dwyane Wade off his feet and he aggressively attacked the basket, finishing with a two-handed jam. Later on in the game, Ginobili was on the fast break and received a nice helper from Kawhi Leonard to secure two more points.
Those scores are nice and have to be part of Ginobili’s arsenal. The question for San Antonio as this series – and the next few seasons – move forward is whether these kind of plays are going to be the norm for Ginobili’s contributions. Because when it comes to providing jump shooting or floor spacing of any kind, Ginobili simply is not providing much.no comments