Thursday , Apr , 01 , 2004 C.Y. Ellis

San Antonio Spurs Team Report – April 1

=== San Antonio Spurs Team Report – April 1 ===

(Sports Network) – Manu Ginobili poured in a game-high 29 points, including
21 in the second half, to lead the San Antonio Spurs to a 107-89 win over the
Sacramento Kings on Wednesday at the SBC Center.

Tim Duncan added 19 points and Bruce Bowen chipped in 16 for the Spurs, who
have won four straight games. Hedo Turkoglu scored 14 in the win.

San Antonio, which is currently in fourth place in the West, is 1 1/2 games
behind Minnesota for the Midwest Division lead and is also 1 1/2 games back of
the Los Angeles Lakers for the third spot. The Spurs are also just 2 1/2 games
behind Sacramento for the top spot in the Western Conference.

The Spurs are off until Friday when they visit the Utah Jazz. It will be the
fourth and final meeting of the season between the two clubs. San Antonio is
3-0 against the Jazz.

Duncan has scored in double digits in seven straight games. He has averaged
19.6 points and 10 rebounds in that span.