The San Antonio Spurs don't need Jimmer Fredette to win the championship this season, but they still brought him in on a partially-guaranteed contract a couple months ago.

At the time, the thought was Fredette had a very small chance at actually making San Antonio's final roster, but according to SB Nation's Pounding the Rock, he may still have a pretty good chance:

The 26-year-old averaged 3.6 points per game last season with the New Orleans Pelicans. He shot 18.8 percent from behind the three-point line, which is the only attractive skill keeping him on the NBA's radar.

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If Fredette can space the floor and knock down open outside shots then he's useful. If not, there's no room for him at this level.

(h/t: Pounding the Rock)