Spurs Sign First-Round Pick Vassell

The Spurs have signed lottery pick Devin Vassell, according to a team press release.

Assuming that Vassell received the usual 120% above the rookie scale for his draft slot, the swingman out of Florida State will make $4,033,440 during the upcoming season and a total of $18,593,499 over the next four seasons.

The 6’7” Vassell was chosen with the 11th overall pick, becoming the first Spurs lottery selection since 1997.

As a sophomore last season, Vassell averaged 12.7 PPG, 5.1 RPG and 1.6 APG in 28.7 MPG  while shooting 41.5% from 3-point range.

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8 thoughts on “Spurs Sign First-Round Pick Vassell

  1. Sillivan

    Vassell and Haliburton fall out of top 10 just because they are skinny.
    They have better Overall skills than any of top 10.

    • Dorothy_Mantooth

      Haliburton was a Top 5 talent in this draft. Too bad he ended up in SAC. I was hoping he’d fall 3 spots further to the Celtics at 14. He’s in NBA purgatory now.

      • kingsforever 2

        Please? He is in a future winning team. Not in the next season but in two three years.

    • harden-westbrook-mvps

      So a player who is 6-6, 230 pounds is the ideal body type in the NBA?

      • bravesfan88

        Pretty sure he meant, if they were just more towards the average body type, but idk, I could be wrong..

        However, Dray doesnt have the “ideal” body..That’s pretty obvious..lol

  2. Little_Dunker_45

    Hope to see this guy succeed. Spurs have some ground to make up, but doubting Pop is like doubting Bill belycheck. And lets just say I wont make THAT mistake again…if you know what I mean…

  3. x%sure

    I thought the Warriors would trade down for Vassell. Maybe they should have, saved some money, bought some depth, but they were convinced they needed more jump thump bump. And Oubre. I have them for 14th.

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