A four time NBA champion, Olympic Gold Medalist, Sixth Man of the Year, All Star, All NBA and one of Greatest Spur of All time retired his jersey number 20 in San Antonio.
Here was the best quote from all of them.
Spurs fans will forever be in debt to you, Manu. Gregg Popovich said, “Without Manu there were no championships”
Manu said his mom wanted him to be a lawyer or a doctor but that his dad was a big basketball fan
Tim Duncan Said to Manu “It was all genius. You saw things before anyone else did, you did things nobody else would, It was unbelievable”
Manu Ginobili was the ninth Spurs jersey retired ” Robinson 50, Bowen 12, Johnson 6, Moore 00, Elliot 32, Gervin 44, Silas 6, Ginobili 20 and Duncan 21.
Manu Ginobili’s jersey will be retired in San Antonio tonight.Congrats to the Eurostep master. ( Bleacher Report)
DeMar wearing a special Argentina-themed pair of the Kobe 4 Protro tonight
Tim Duncan also ask Pop ” Who are we drafting?” Pop smiled back to him as Duncan don’t know how to pronounce Ginobili’s name.
You are a sensitive, generous, caring, smart … mad man” Manu Ginobili on Gregg Popovich
Young blood Spurs also watching the ceremony.
I’m glad the young guys were able to watch a legend get his jerseys retired. If Dejounte, Lonnie, and Derrick put in that work the sky is the limit for those guys and they can one day have their jerseys retired also. #TheSpursWay