"He's been probably the best big man over there (Europe) the last couple of years. He's a blue-collar guy is the best way to describe him. He's not going to score like a Tim Duncan, but he's going to guard, he's going to rebound, he's going to run the floor, he's a hell of a passer, just a winner. He's got that Manu Ginobili kind of spirit in him."
—Spurs coach Gregg Popovich on newcomer Tiago Splitter.
got this from the yahoo site (Spurs page)