Posted March 20, 2013 on
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Nando De Colo
San Antonio Spurs
Golden State Warriors
Los Angeles Lakers
Tim Duncan had 25 points, 13 rebounds, six assists and four blocks and the San Antonio Spurs beat the Golden State Warriors 104-93 Wednesday night.
Tiago Splitter added 17 points, Manu Ginobili had 16 points and seven assists and fellow reserve Nando De Colo had 10 points for San Antonio (52-16), which is second to Miami (53-14) for the league's best record.
Stephen Curry had 24 points for Golden State (39-31), which remains sixth in the West. Harrison Barnes added 13 points, Jarrett Jack had 14 points, David Lee added 10 points and 12 rebounds.
Golden State pulled within 92-87 as Curry hit 1 of 2 free throws, but Duncan threw in a running hook and a jumper to give San Antonio a 96-88 lead with 2:37 remaining.
Duncan was 11-for-17 from the field and 3-for-3 on free throws. It was his 13th game of at least 20 points and 10 rebounds this season.
Kawhi Leonard made his first three shots as the Spurs took a 14-8 lead to open the game. It would turn out to be the second-year for...
BEST OF MAXIM
When Tim Duncan came back from knee injury last month, he looked a little off, especially on offense. In the five games in the month February after returning from injury, Duncan only shot 50 percent in one of six games and the jumper especially looked off. In the month of March, Duncan is shooting 58 percent from the field and in the last three games he's been spectacular...
Tim Duncan has been on a roll this season leading the San Antonio Spurs in Tony Parker's absence and breaking records left and right these last two years.
He's been climbing up lists in various categories and cementing his legacy as one of the best big men in the history of the NBA.
Duncan is 14th in all time rebounds and only needs 16 to pass his former rival, Shaquille...
They say the NBA is a player's league, and that does seem to be generally true, but things are a little different in San Antonio. In San Antonio, Gregg Popovich can go full "college football coach" on his team and have it actually work.
Popovich recently has been mad about the Spurs' defense, so the last couple days he basically called everybody into the practice...
The San Antonio Spurs have recalled Aron Baynes from the Austin Toros today.
[Press release] Spurs recall Aron Baynes: http://j.mp/Yp1oc1 #GoSpursGo
This shouldn't be too much of a surprise as the Spurs are trying to win games but also rest some of their main rotational players. Since the team has been without Tony Parker, the majority of the players like Tim...
SAN ANTONIO (March 20, 2013) – San Antonio Spurs guard Manu Ginobili will be the first NBA player to participate in reddit’s “Ask Me Anything” (AMA) when he hosts an online Q&A on Saturday, March 23 at 4:30 p.m. CT. Home to more than 50 million unique visitors a month, reddit users create, discuss, and discover great content and information online.
The San Antonio Spurs for the win at home over the Golden State Warriors last night 104-93 thanks in large part to Tim Duncan's incredible stat-line of 25 points, 13 rebounds, six assists, and four blocks.
And one of those four blocks for Duncan came at the expense of Warriors' Andrew Bogut.
In the first quarter of action, Bogut went strong to the rim only to have...
The San Antonio Spurs have been doing relatively well without Tony Parker for these past few weeks and it seems the team may be getting primed for the playoffs.
Tonight against the Golden State Warriors, the Spurs had to fight for their win and that's something that should be expected in the playoffs.
For coach Gregg Popovich, that's one thing he'll be looking...
As the San Antonio Spurs (51-16) are about to begin a grueling stretch of their season where they’ll face 11 playoff teams in their last 15 regular season games, they may not be without All-Star point guard Tony Parker for too much longer.
In his pregame media session where the Spurs prepare to host the Golden State Warriors, Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich said “it’s possible”...
All-Star point guard Tony Parker is close to returning to the San Antonio Spurs' lineup.
The Western Conference leaders should be fine until then if Tim Duncan can continue one of his best stretches of the season.
San Antonio will try to sweep its four-game homestand on Friday night when the slumping Utah Jazz look to avoid their first eight-game road losing streak in eight...
Manu Ginobili is one of the most popular San Antonio Spurs of all time and is an international icon on the court.
From his entertaining drives to his clutch shooting, Ginobili has been a sight to see on the court and his original style of play has drawn many fans to watch in awe.
Have you ever wanted to ask Ginobili a question that's never been asked? Now every fan has...
Manu Ginobili went in to his bag of tricks and came out with the following gem during the game versus the Cleveland Cavaliers.
This play sums up the San Antonio Spurs and Manu - don’t give up on a play and always hustle. Just because the play didn’t go as planned, he showed the desire to do anything possible to get the job done.
Check out Manu being Manu, including him showing...
Portland Trail Blazers' Nicolas Batum is one of the many French players who have made an impact on the NBA. He along with San Antonio Spurs' Tony Parker, Boris Diaw, Nando De Colo and Chicago's Joakim Noah, are paving the way for future French players and making their mark on the league.
With many French players currently in the NBA, and on the Spurs, Batum says there...
The San Antonio Spurs (52-16) and the Utah Jazz (34-34) will face off tonight in San Antonio in what could be a possible first round playoff matchup preview with the Spurs sitting atop the Western Conference and the Jazz trailing the Lakers for the final playoff spot. It might also be the return of guard Tony Parker to the Spurs' lineup after dealing with a left ankle injury...