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The matchup of the game for Friday night's matchup between the San Antonio Spurs and Los Angeles Clippers will be between backups Manu Ginobili and Jamal Crawford.
This will be the fourth and final game between the two teams in the regular season with the Spurs looking to tie up the series at 2-2. Both men's average in this series is almost identical with Ginobili averaging 11.3ppg to Crawford's 12ppg this season. While both men can score, Ginobili is more of a balanced player on the offensive end who is also looking to distribute the ball. He's making up for his lower point average with 3apg to Crawford's 2.3apg in this series. Ginobili will have a hard time guarding Crawford, who's a streaky shooter who never takes a bad shot in his book. Manu will have to play hard on both ends of the floor this series despite the Spurs having a deep bench.
What Ginobili must do on offense:
Crawford is not known for his defense, so Manu must keep active and h...
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San Antonio Spurs' Aron Baynes is currently with the team's D-League affiliate Austin Toros and in last night's game versus the Tulsa 66ers, he made his presence felt.
In the third quarter of action, Baynes was running the fast break and caught a pass while heading to the rim. He then put 66ers' Rasual Butler on a poster.
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HOUSTON It probably shouldn't come as a surprise that another Clipper is suffering from an injury.
This time it's power forward Blake Griffin, who is dealing with a swollen left calf.
And Matt Barnes suffered a sprained left ankle in the fourth quarter, limped to the locker room and never returned.
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The Clippers announced Thursday that they’ve signed guard, Maalik Wayns, for the remainder of the season. Wayns has averaged 3.7 points and 2.3 assists (9.3 minutes) in three games with the team this season.
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The Los Angeles Clippers announced today that they have signed guard Maalik Wayns for the remainder of the season.
Tim Duncan had a season-high 34 points, including a game-winning three-point play with 2.2 seconds left, and the San Antonio Spurs outlasted the Los Angeles Clippers, 104-102, on Friday night.
Duncan also had 11 rebounds for San Antonio (55-17), which won its seventh straight at home. Tony Parker added 24 points and eight assists and Tiago Splitter had 14 points.
36-year-old, Tim Duncan, added another spectacular performance to his impressive season Friday, scoring a season-high 34 points, pulling down 11 boards, and hitting the game-winning shot to lead the Spurs to a 104-102 home victory over the Clippers. The win increased San Antonio’s lead over the Thunder for first place in the Western Conference to 2.5 games.
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The San Antonio Spurs and Los Angeles Clippers fought it out last night in San Antonio but in the end, the Spurs came out on top 104-102 to even the regular season series at two games a piece.
And carrying the Spurs to the win was none other than Tim Duncan who finished with an eye-opening stat line -- 34 points, 11 boards, 10-10 from free throw line, 12-19 from the floor, and...
The Mavericks have an clever way of interacting with their crowd at the American Airlines Center. During Saturday’s game against the Bulls, a closeup of former Mav, Lamar Odom, was shown on the jumbotron which prompted boos from the crowd while Luol Deng shot his free throws.
The Los Angeles Clippers are getting their second shot at becoming the first team in franchise history to reach 50 wins.
A meeting with the Houston Rockets could be just what they need.
The Clippers look to set a team record for victories and move closer to their first division title by beating the Rockets for the sixth straight time Saturday night.
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