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                === San Antonio Spurs 2013 Draft Report Card ===
 
 By Jim Brighters, NBA Editor
 
 Additions:  Livio Jean-Charles (28)
 
             Deshaun Thomas (58)
 
 (Sports Network) - We've become so accustomed to the San Antonio Spurs
 drafting late and turning out spectacular NBA players.
 
 That streak may have ended.
 
 Jean-Charles is a marginal prospect who will probably stay overseas, which is
 just fine for the Spurs. They can wait until he comes to Alamo City to turn
 him into an important role player.
 
 Thomas is a big-time scorer, but a horrendous defensive player. This is the
 type of kid Gregg Popovich can work with and mold into a productive player in
 the league.
 
 When you're the Spurs, you don't need huge impact guys right away. Yes, they
 plucked Kawhi Leonard a few drafts ago and he's an All-Star in waiting. But
 this draft seems like a San Antonio special, just without the promise of the
 picks as years past.
 
 Grade: C
 
 
 
 06/28 16:08:14 ET