Charles Bassey

Charles Bassey

Height/Weight: 6' 9"/230 lbs
Born: Lagos, Nigeria
College: Western Kentucky
Draft: 2021 2nd round (23rd pick) by the
  • Pounding The Rock

    A look at Devin Vassell's improvement as a Pick-and-Roll scorer

    The purpose on the court this season is player development, and one of the best development stories is the increased performance of Devin Vassell. By clearing out the backcourt, via the trading of Derrick White and Dejounte Murray (and the letting go of Lonnie Walker), the Spurs sent a clear signal they were ready to emphasize the development of Keldon Johnson and Vassell. The purpose of this article is to focus on the latter because there’s something significant happening here.

  • WAFB Baton Rouge

    Williamson powers Pelicans past Spurs, 117-99

    Zion Williamson scored 30 points and matched a career high with 15 rebounds, and the New Orleans Pelicans rolled to a 117-99 victory Friday night (Dec. over the San Antonio Spurs, who were without coach Gregg Popovich. The Spurs had a plan to defend Williamson, but stopping the 6-foot-6, 285-pound forward is another story.

  • Pounding The Rock

    What We Learned From the Spurs' loss to the Pelicans

    Being from and living in Germany, watching live games of the San Antonio Spurs comes only with sacrifice. Except for the very rare occasions when the Spurs have one of those Sunday matinee games, or when they play in Boston or New York on a Friday or Saturday night, I have to interrupt my sleep. It’s not pleasant being woken up by the alarm bell after only three or four hours of sleep.