manu update

UPDATE: Ginobili extended through 2011-12

The wait is almost over Spurs fans.

According to Johnny Ludden of Yahoo! Sports, the San Antonio Spurs and Manu Ginobili will finalize the reported $38.9 million three-year contract extension this Friday morning.

Manu Ginobili underwent a physical Thursday afternoon that revealed no concerning health issues, the last significant hurdle he had to clear before completing his three-year extension with the San Antonio Spurs, league sources said.

Spurs officials have a couple minor issues to work out with Ginobili’s agent, but the extension should be signed and finalized by early Friday morning.

And of course the news would come out on a Friday where Spurs fans can rejoice and enjoy happy-hour much more. Now let’s hope he stays healthy and he helps the Spurs go deep into the playoffs.


Accoring to Yahoo! Sports Adrian Wojnarowski, Ginobili has officially signed the three-year contract extension with the Spurs.