04/20 14:49 CDT Duncan scores 27 points, Spurs beat Mavs 90-85
Duncan scores 27 points, Spurs beat Mavs 90-85
SAN ANTONIO (AP) --- Tim Duncan scored 27 points, and the San Antonio Spurs
held the Dallas Mavericks to one field goal in the final seven minutes to rally
for a 90-85 victory Sunday in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series.
The Mavericks also went scoreless for 5 minutes during that stretch, their
lone field goal coming as time expired.
Tony Parker had 21 points, and Manu Ginobili added 17. Kawhi Leonard had 11
points and 10 rebounds and Tiago Splitter pulled down 11 rebounds for
top-seeded San Antonio, which has won 10 straight against Dallas.
Devin Harris scored 19 points for the Mavericks, which nearly pulled off a huge