One scenario on the personnel grapevine gaining steam is the notion that the Spurs could elect to explore the possibility of dealing away Tiago Splitter to create more financial flexibility. Splitter has two years left on his contract valued at just under $17 million and is quietly regarded as a key contributor in San Antonio given how well he fits as a frontcourt sidekick next to Duncan. But if you’re the Spurs — and if the increasingly loud rumbles about Aldridge having San Antonio as the preferred destination atop his wish list prove true — examining Splitter’s trade market might suddenly become unavoidable.
February 5, 2016 | 7:27 pm EST Update
Leo Beas: Rajon Rondo: “I don’t want to go to a system where I don’t really have the ball in my hands & they have me stand in the corner shooting 3s. Thats not my style of play yet. Hopefully I can turn into Jason Kidd soon. J-Kidd turned it around, so that’s my inspiration.” #NBA