Found January 16, 2012 on SLAM Online:
by Abe Schwadron | @abe_squad Only three games last night, as the NBA gave way to the NFL on Sunday and geared up for a big Monday of hoops action. I’ll use the rest of my intro space here to declare my allegiance to the San Francisco 49ers in the NFC, and point out that my Washington Redskins beat the Giants not once, but twice this season. And the Skins were horrible. (Although they may still finish with more wins than the Wizards…) Back to the hardwood we go, where Tim Duncan turned back the clock against the Suns and Paul Millsap did the damn thing in the fourth quarter versus Denver. Warriors 99, Pistons 91 The Pistons headed to halftime with a 48-44 lead, but Golden State used an 8-0 third-quarter run to take the lead, and never looked back, riding big days from David Lee (24 points, 10-12 FG, 6 rebounds) and Monta Ellis (22 points, 17 in the second half) to their first road win of the season. Dorell Wright shot just 3-for-13 and 1-for-6 from three-point range, but finished ...
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