Originally posted on Project Spurs  |  Last updated 1/13/13
Tony Parker and Luke Ridnour will be the key matchup when the San Antonio Spurs face off against the Minnesota Timberwolves tonight. Both teams are coming into this game with disappointing losses. The Spurs lost in overtime against the Memphis Grizzlies with Parker chip in 30 points while the Wolves lost against the New Orleans Hornets with Ridnour scoring 20 points. This is the first of four meetings this season between the teams, so it will be interesting how both teams play against each other and their new look teams. The Timberwolves are still slowly letting Ricky Rubio adjust to playing since his knee injury, so look for Ridnour to shoulder the responsibility of the scoring. What Parker must do on offense: He has to attack Minnesota on the pick and roll and try to get into the paint as much as he can. The team is also missing Kevin Love since he re-fractured his hand. The Wolves' depth is thin in the frontcourt and getting the team in foul trouble will be ...
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