SAN ANTONIO — Depth during a ensure position suffered another reversal for a San Antonio Spurs as Derrick White, pang from heel pain, is approaching to skip 6 to 8 weeks, manager Gregg Popovich told a San Antonio Express-News on Friday.
The latest growth with White sets a Spurs behind a sum of 3 guards. Dejounte Murray suffered a season-ending ripped right ACL on Sunday in a detriment to Houston, and rookie Lonnie Walker IV underwent medicine a following day to correct a ripped right meniscus and is approaching to be out of movement for 6 to 8 weeks.
After Murray’s injury, a Spurs named White a starting indicate ensure for Wednesday’s detriment to a Atlanta Hawks, and he responded with 15 points, 6 rebounds and 3 assists in 29 minutes.
White’s deficiency means it’s approaching San Antonio hands over a reins to maestro backup Patty Mills, who is now a longest-tenured Spurs actor on a roster. Third-year male Bryn Forbes, who scored 22 points off a dais opposite a Hawks, is approaching to pierce into Mills’ mark on a second unit.
The Spurs play a Orlando Magic in a preseason diversion on Friday night.