Video: R.C. Buford on what it took to get Spurs back to the top of the NBA

The San Antonio Spurs captured the 2014 NBA title defeating the Miami Heat in five games. It had been seven years since the team’s last title in 2007 and needless to say, the team was itching to reclaim the NBA’s top prize.

Through excellent scouting, resigning key players and drafting smart (see the Kawhi Leonard draft day deal), the Spurs snatched their fifth title thanks in large part to GM R.C. Buford.

The 2013-14 NBA Executive of the Year spoke with our friends over at News 4 San Antonio and spoke on what it took to get San Antonio back on top.