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FOR SPORTS - Spurs' Tony Parker walks off the court after the Western Conference Playoffs First Round Game 1 against the Mavericks Saturday April 18, 2009 at the AT&T Center. The Mavericks won 105-97 Photo via Newscom

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SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Tony Parker had 25 points and Tim Duncan had 15 points and 10 rebounds and the San Antonio Spurs beat the New Orleans Hornets 99-94 on Friday night. Back home after playing six of its previous seven games on the road, San Antonio (19-9) got 13 points from Manu Ginobili and 12 from Boris Diaw. Rookie Anthony Davis had 18 points and 11 rebounds to lead New Orleans (5-21), which suffered its 10th straight loss. Greivis Vasquez added 14 points, Ryan Anderson 12 and Brian Roberts 11. New Orleans outscored San Antonio 33-27 in the final quarter, including a jumper by Roger Mason that pulled the Hornets within 84-80 midway through the quarter. The Spurs responded with a layup by Parker and a jumper by Nando De Colo to regain control of the game. The late rally was in contrast to a sloppy start. The teams were tied 4-4 after the opening 4 minutes, going a combined 4 for 15 from the field with three turnovers. Davis and Duncan both seemed to enjoy their second meetin...
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