Manu Ginobili Plans to Return to San Antonio Spurs Next Season

June 17th, 2014 by R. Cory Smith Leave a reply »

Despite winning his fourth title with the San Antonio Spurs, 12-year NBA veteran Manu Ginobili believes he has at least one more year left in the tank.   

The 36-year-old confirmed that he will be returning next season for the final year of his two-year contract, per Jabari Young of the San Antonio Express-News:

After 12 years with the Spurs, Ginobili could have easily called it quits following the huge win over the Miami Heat in the Finals. But with the contract he signed prior to the season allotting him one more year, the Argentinian has decided to stick around for one more run.

Following the Finals win, Ginobili expressed his excitement via his personal Twitter account:

Despite his age, Ginobili showed no signs of slowing down this season.

The two-time All-Star and 2007-08 Sixth Man of the Year notched an average of 12.3 points, 4.3 assists and 3.0 rebounds per game. While the points and rebounds are slightly down, he had more assists than his career average in 2014 and shined in the postseason yet again.

This is obviously a huge change ...

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