Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 10/19/14
SAN ANTONIO - The San Antonio Spurs had Christmas Day off to enjoy the holiday, and they came into Wednesday's game with the Toronto Raptors still shaking off the Christmas cheer. At least for one half, until the Big Three got rolling. The Spurs used a balance attack, with Tim Duncan scoring 15 points and Manu Ginobili 14, as they defeated the Toronto Raptors 100-80 Wednesday night at the AT&T Center. Tony Parker had 13 points, and Boris Diaw and Tiago Splitter each had 10, as San Antonio won its third in a row and improved its record to 22-8. The loss ended Toronto's five-game winning streak. "You got a Hall-of-Famer in (Manu) Ginobili, and (Tim) Duncan and (Tony) Parker, and it's a huge difference," said Raptors head coach Dwane Casey. "They give you so many problems. Hall-of-Famer rolling to the basket, Hall-of-Famer driving to the basket, so you pick your poison." Kawhi Leonard had 10 rebounds to go with nine points for the Spurs. ...
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