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Video: Danny Green’s D-League journey

San Antonio Spurs’ Danny Green emerged as an important cog in the Spurs’ system during their 2014 NBA championship run. He emerged as a deadly three-point shooter, a solid defender and a professional as he understood his role in order to help the team reach its goal.

But before he became an NBA champion, Green started off in the NBA’s D-League where he honed his skills and paid his dues as a professional basketball player.

Check out Green’s career highlights while playing in the D-League before making it big in the NBA.