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Prior to Thursday’s game against the Cleveland Cavaliers, the Spurs put together a collection of highlights from Ginobili’s 16-year career:
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The Spurs gave Manu a tribute video ahead of his jersey retirement 🙏 https://t.co/S2fIjQRmgc
Ginobili announced his retirement last August after spending his entire NBA career with the Spurs. The organization wasted no time ensuring the Argentinian star’s number would never be worn again.
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The San Antonio Spurs today announced that they will retire Manu Ginobili’s No. 20 jersey on Thursday, March 28 when the Silver and Black host the Cleveland Cavaliers at 7:30pm CT. #GraciasManu
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Ginobili was a significant part of San Antonio’s big three, which also included Tim Duncan and Tony Parker. That trio helped the franchise win four NBA championships between 2002-14.