Video: Duncan expects a lot from Splitter this season


It is very apparent the San Antonio Spurs are thin in the frontcourt.

Tim Duncan, DeJuan Blair, Matt Bonner and Tiago Splitter currently make up the Spurs frontline and the team can stand to use some help. Especially seeing how Antonio McDyess has retired.

But as the Spurs get set to kick off their regular season this Sunday against the Memphis Grizzlies (the same team that exposed the Spurs’ weakness in the paint in the first round of the 2011 playoffs) all eyes wll be on Splitter to be the big man the Spurs desperately need.

And according to Duncan, he is expecting a lot from Tiago this season.

Check out this video (via where TD gives his thoughts on Splitter.

What do you have to say Spurs fans? Do you agree with TD on what he has to say about Tiago?