Posted December 29, 2012 on AP on Fox
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Tim Duncan, Tony Parker and Manu Ginobili combined to score 84 points, and the San Antonio Spurs ended the Houston Rockets' five-game winning streak with a 122-116 victory on Friday night. Parker had 31 points and 10 assists, Duncan had 30 points and five rebounds and Ginobili had a season-high 23 points for San Antonio (23-8). Danny Green was 5-for-7 on 3-pointers and finished with 17 points. James Harden scored 33 points, Chandler Parsons added 24, and Jeremy Lin had 21 for Houston (16-13). After allowing the Rockets to shoot 55 percent through three quarters, the Spurs clamped down defensively in the fourth. San Antonio had seven steals in the period, and Houston shot 10-for-23 from the field.
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