Report: Spurs Finalizing A Five Year Contract Extension For Tiago Splitter

By Michael Rehome

Jun 16, 2013; San Antonio, TX, USA; San Antonio Spurs center Tiago Splitter (22) lays the ball up past Miami Heat small forward Shane Battier (31) during the fourth quarter of game five in the 2013 NBA Finals at the AT

Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports just tweeted that the San Antonio Spurs and Tiago Splitter are in the process of finalizing a four year contract extension which would pay Splitter roughly $9 million a year.

San Antonio is finalizing a five year, $45 million contract extension for center Tiago Splitter, league sources tell Y! Sports.

— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) July 2, 2013

There are already a lot of mixed reactions on twitter about the contract extension the Spurs are giving Splitter. I for one like the fact that he is staying with San Antonio. He is a young player and playing beside Tim Duncan, that is a given what he can continue to learn and get from the Big Fundamental.

How do you feel about the news on Tiago Splitter?