NBA Leaders Spurs Beat Pistons 100-89
The league-leading San Antonio Spurs have scored another victory on Tuesday night. This time, the Spurs held off the Detroit Pistons for a convincing 100-89 win.
Recent NBA All-Star snub Tony Parker scored 19 points and issued 7 assists to lead San Antonio in production. DeJuan Blair added 18 points and 12 rebounds for the Spurs. Tim Duncan also had a double-double with 10 points and 10 rebounds. Manu Ginobili played a good all-around game to finish with 13 points, 5 rebounds and 6 assists. Richard Jefferson 11 points as all starters for San Antonio finished with double-digit scores. Matt Bonner returned to the Spurs rotation after suffering a knee injury and contributed 10 points off the bench.
Will Bynum scored 12 points in the fourth quarter to finish with 21 points. His basket with 6:37 left in the fourth put the Pistons within 80-78. From that point on, Ginobili hit two three-point shots while Bonner hit a triple of his own to put the Spurs ahead 89-80.
Greg Monroe had 14 points while Tayshaun Prince had 12 points for the Pistons. Austin Daye and Rodney Stuckey had 10 points each off the bench.Follow us on Twitter to get free up-to-date news via tweets from the World Correspondents, or you can subscribe to us by entering your e-mail below. You can confirm your free subscription by clicking the confirmation link that will be sent to your e-mail address. Once you've confirmed, then you're good to go.