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Spurs withstand Warriors' rally for 112-107 victory

Dec. 05, 2021 00:22 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Derrick White scored 25 points, Dejounte Murray had 22 points and 12 rebounds, and the San Antonio Spurs held off a furious rally to beat the Golden State Warriors 112-107 on Saturday night. The Spurs closed the game with an 8-1 run to win their...

Forbes leads Spurs in 114-83 win over shorthanded Blazers

Dec. 03, 2021 01:29 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Bryn Forbes had 18 points off the bench and the San Antonio Spurs extended their winning streak to a season-high three games with a 114-83 victory over the shorthanded Portland Trail Blazers on Thursday night. Doug McDermott added 16 points and...

Spurs defeat Wizards, 116-99, for season's first win streak

Nov. 29, 2021 23:10 PM EST

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Derrick White had 24 points, Dejounte Murray had 22 points and 10 rebounds, and the San Antonio Spurs defeated the Washington Wizards 116-99 to win consecutive games for the first time this season. Murray also had eight assists for San Antonio, which...

Spurs best Celtics 96-88 after blowing 24-point advantage

Nov. 27, 2021 00:06 AM EST

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — San Antonio blew another big lead, but this time it led to a celebration for the Spurs. Dejounte Murray had 29 points and 11 rebounds and the Spurs rallied in the final minute after blowing a 24-point lead to beat the Boston Celtics 96-88 on Friday...

Young scores 31, Hawks beat Spurs for 6th straight win

Nov. 24, 2021 23:42 PM EST

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The Atlanta Hawks are enjoying their longest winning streak of the season just two weeks after enduring their longest skid. Trae Young had 31 points, 11 assists and seven rebounds, and the Hawks beat the San Antonio Spurs 124-106 on Wednesday night...

Suns win 13th straight, beat Spurs 115-111

Nov. 23, 2021 00:19 AM EST

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Devin Booker scored 23 points, Deandre Ayton had 21 points and 14 rebounds, and the Phoenix Suns beat the San Antonio Spurs 115-111 on Monday night for their 13th straight victory. The Suns matched the third-longest winning streak in franchise...

Towns, Russell lead Wolves past Spurs 115-90

Nov. 18, 2021 23:21 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Karl-Anthony Towns had 25 points and 12 rebounds to help the Minnesota Timberwolves beat the San Antonio Spurs 115-90 on Thursday night. D’Angelo Russell added 22 points, and Malik Beasley hit five of Minnesota's season-high 21 3-pointers for all 15...

George scores 34, Clippers school young Spurs 106-92

Nov. 17, 2021 01:34 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Paul George scored 34 points, hitting 12 of 13 free throws, and the Los Angeles Clippers defeated the San Antonio Spurs 106-92 on Tuesday night. Reggie Jackson overcame a poor start and finished with 21 points to help the Clippers bounce back after...

Davis has 34 points and 15 rebounds, Lakers beat Spurs

Nov. 14, 2021 20:05 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Anthony Davis had 34 points and 15 rebounds to help the Los Angeles Lakers beat the San Antonio Spurs 114-106 on Sunday. Talen Horton-Tucker scored 17 points in his season debut for the Lakers, and Carmelo Anthony and Wayne Ellington each had 15...

Porzingis, Doncic lead Mavericks in rout over Spurs, 123-109

Nov. 12, 2021 23:56 PM EST

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Kristaps Porzingis scored a season-high 32 points, Luka Doncic had 32 points, 15 assists and 12 rebounds and the Dallas Mavericks routed the San Antonio Spurs 123-109 on Friday night. “Playing with Luka is extremely easy,” Porzingis said. “He...