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#45 Dairis Bertrans
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  • Signed in Italy
  • Signed with Milano
  • SG
  • 6'5" / 200lbs
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  • 09/09/1989
  • Latvia
  • Undrafted, 2011
  • VEF Riga (Latvia)
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July 6, 2014

Dairis Bertans - Davis's brother is smaller at 6'4, older at 24, and is a slightly undersized (for the NBA) shooting guard instead of a forward. He is something of a classic Eastern European guard, a pick-and-roll role player who runs around a lot but doesn't leap, who defends by rotating and fouling (they're told to) rather than being able to lock anyone up, and who shoots well without being exceptional at it. Save for his occasional secondary ball handling and pick and roll action. Bertans only really contributes as a scorer, prepared to go into the trees off a screen with a decent change of speed but struggling against size while in there, and even more prepared to pull up for a jumper or catch and shoot from long range, whilst taking a few more than he should in the process. It might translate to the NBA if he was bigger, but it's not going to at a grounded 6'4.

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