Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/9/14
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SAN ANTONIO -- In the last week, the San Antonio Spurs have battled through injuries and illness up and down the lineup. Through it all, Tony Parker has carried the team on his shoulders, and he did it again Wednesday. Parker led San Antonio with 22 points and seven assists as the Spurs notched their 17th straight home win, defeating the Charlotte Bobcats 102-78. The 11-year veteran, named Western Conference Player of the Week on Monday, was 9 of 10 from the field and 3 of 4 from the free throw line as San Antonio got its ninth straight win. The 17-game home winning streak is second only to the franchise-record 22-game streak compiled in 2011. "He's just been great," said Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard of Parker. "He's been doing it all season and did it last year. He's been stepping up when we really need him. Tim (Duncan) is out, so he's coming in and scoring the ball more." San Antonio led the game from the tip-off and stretched a two-point advantage at the end of the firs...
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