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San Antonio Spurs: 3 Players who can help improve Spurs bench struggles

Mar 10, 2021; Dallas, Texas, USA; San Antonio Spurs guard Lonnie Walker IV (1) in action during the game between the Dallas Mavericks and the San Antonio Spurs at the American Airlines Center. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports

The San Antonio Spurs second unit has been letting them down

A crucial part of the success of almost every great San Antonio Spurs team has been a deadly second unit. And for much of this season, the Spurs looked like they were following that same formula.

Led by seasoned veterans in Rudy Gay and Patty Mills and flanked by explosive youngsters such as Lonnie Walker and Devin Vassell, the Spurs have had one of the best bench units in the NBA for much of the season.