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Michael Finley beat the game clock, but not the shot clock, with a 3-pointer that officials let stand Sunday in the San Antonio Spurs 95-92 win over Sacramento. With the game tied 92-92, Finley collected a pass from a driving Tony Parker and fired the 3-pointer with 1.3 seconds left to play.
Tony Parker scored 18 points Friday and was one of seven San Antonio players in double figures, lifting the Spurs to a 111-98 win over the Los Angeles Clippers. San Antonio won its third in a row and increased its lead in the Southwest Division to 1 Â½ games over idle Houston. Manu Ginobili added 14 points and both Tim Duncan and Michael Finley had 13.
A 42-point performance by Tony Parker Wednesday allowed San Antonio to pull away in the fourth quarter and down Atlanta 102-92. The Spurs increased their lead over idle Houston at the top of the Southwest Division to a full game. Parker took 25 shots from the field -- a third of San Antonio's total -- and made 18 of them.
Tony Parker made 7-of-9 shots Friday night, scoring 19 points to lead the San Antonio Spurs to a 100-78 blasting of Washington. Ime Udoka paced a busy effort by the Spurs' bench with 13 points.
Tony Parker again picked up the slack for injury-riddled San Antonio Wednesday, scoring 39 points in the Spurs' 99-84 win over Portland. With Manu Ginobili out for at least two more weeks with an ankle injury and center Tim Duncan suffering a sore right quadriceps muscle, Parker has been called upon to carry the load. He scored 37 points in a win over Dallas Tuesday and hit 17-of-27 shots from the field against the Trail Blazers.
Carmelo Anthony scored 35 points Tuesday, pacing Denver to a 104-96 win over shorthanded San Antonio. Anthony also grabbed nine rebounds.
Tony Parker scored 25 points Saturday, boosting the San Antonio Spurs to a 106-93 victory over the New Orleans Hornets. Manu Ginobili added 22 points and Michael Finley 20 for the Spurs, who have won eight of nine home games against the Hornets.
San Antonio used a 10-0 spurt early in the fourth quarter Tuesday to grab the lead and held on to send Utah to its fourth straight loss, 106-100. Tim Duncan and Tony Parker each scored 24 points to power the Spurs to their fifth win in six outings.
Manu Ginobili scored 21 points and Tony Parker had 20 Saturday night to lead the San Antonio Spurs to a 92-87 victory over the Chicago Bulls. Tim Duncan added 18 points and 14 rebounds and Matt Bonner had 12 points and 11 rebounds for the Spurs, who have won six of their last eight games. Ben Gordon had 20 points for the Bulls, who have lost three of five.
Tim Duncan had 20 points and Tony Parker 19 Friday night in leading the San Antonio Spurs to their sixth win in seven games 91-80 over Memphis. The teams finished their four-game series for the season and the Spurs won them all.
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