Michael Beasley has been working out with the San Antonio Spurs according to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports!
Yahoo Sources: With an open roster spot, San Antonio’s working out an intriguing free agent: Michael Beasley. http://t.co/1qLijJbGR3
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) September 17, 2014
Michael Beasley played with the Miami Heat last season averaging 7.9 points and 3.1 rebounds on nearly 50% shooting and 15.1 minutes of action per game.
The 25-year-old Beasley also played in four NBA playoff games for the Heat posting averages of 2.8 points and 1 rebound in 23 total minutes. Those numbers include the NBA Finals game against the San Antonio Spurs that Michael Beasley appeared in.
In that game, Beasley played his most minutes of a 2014 NBA Playoff game, 17, and scored nine points on 57.1% shooting. Beasley also pulled down three boards.
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Michael Beasley is definitely an intriguing prospect. Beasley has had numerous off-the-court issues but also proved he can be effective, evident by his 19.2 scoring average during the 2010-2011 season with the Minnesota Timberwolves.
The San Antonio Spurs currently have 14 players signed to their roster.
San Antonio also holds the rights to Aron Baynes which means the roster could be filled if the Spurs and Baynes were to come to an agreement. However, talks have not progressed between the two parties and there are rumors that the San Antonio Spurs could be open to moving Aron Baynes via a sign-and-trade.
What do you think about Michael Beasley? Do you think the San Antonio Spurs could help turn around his career? Let us know in the comments!
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