Originally posted on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 12/6/12
SAN ANTONIO -- When the San Antonio Spurs were looking for a boost in the fourth quarter, they went to their bench. And the bench players came through in the clutch. "They played great," said Tony Parker said. "(Spurs coach Gregg Popovich) is always trying to do stuff to make sure our bench is performing, and tonight it definitely performed." Parker poured in 22 points and had 10 assists to lead the San Antonio Spurs to a 110-99 win over the Milwaukee Bucks Wednesday night at the AT&T Center. But it was the Spurs bench that proved the difference. Tied at 76-76 going into the fourth quarter, San Antonio went on a 16-2 run to open the quarter. The Spurs Big Three -- Parker, Tim Duncan and Manu Ginobili -- watched bench players Matt Bonner, Nando De Colo, James Anderson, Tiago Splitter and Gary Neal on the floor lead them on the improbable run. Seizing the moment, San Antonio capped the run when with Splitter's layup at 7:56 to put the Spurs on top 92-78, and gave them ...
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