What to Look For From San Antonio Spurs In Summer League?

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The San Antonio Spurs are in the Utah Summer League. The Boston Celtics, Philadelphia 76ers, and Utah Jazz are also in the league. The league takes place between July 6-9. The Spurs are also in the Las Vegas Summer League. That league takes place between July 10-20. The league features 24 teams.

One can expect Kyle Anderson and Cady Lalanne to suit up. Treveon Graham, Will Cherry, Darion Atkins, and Shannon Scott will have a chance to make an NBA roster as well.

Has Kyle Anderson Developed?

Anderson is coming off a rookie year in which he averaged 2.2 points and 2.2 rebounds in 10.8 minutes. Last years 30th pick has a chance to be a good player. He is a terrific passer and is a solid rebounder. The real question is whether Anderson has improved his shooting. If Anderson improved his outside shooting, there is no question that he will have a role on the Spurs this season.

Will Treveon Graham impress?

The VCU wing was seen as a potential second rounder on a few mock drafts. Unfortunately Graham went

Feb 25, 2015; Richmond, VA, USA; Virginia Commonwealth Rams guard/forward Treveon Graham (21) dribbles the ball against the Richmond Spiders at Robins Center. Mandatory Credit: Amber Searls-USA TODAY Sports

undrafted. Graham is a good shooter (38% threes). The best part of Graham’s game is his ability to rebound. He averaged 7 rebounds in each of his last two collegiate seasons. While Graham isn’t a big time athlete (31.5-inch vertical) he is incredibly long (6″10.5-wingspan), which will help him on the defensive end.

What Did The Spurs See In Cady Lalanne?

The Spurs surprised a few people when they took Cady Lalanne with the 55th pick. Lalanne is a good rebounder and can block some shots. The question is whether Lalanne can score at the next level. If Lalanne shows some life on offense, the 23-year old can be solid off the Spurs bench in the future.

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