Thursday , Nov , 11 , 2004 C.Y. Ellis

San Antonio Spurs Team Report – November 11

=== San Antonio Spurs Team Report – November 11 ===

(Sports Network) – Tim Duncan posted 23 points, 18 rebounds and five
blocked shots to lead the San Antonio Spurs over Golden State, 91-71, at SBC
Center.

Manu Ginobili added 22 points for the Spurs, who led the whole way for their
third win in four games this season. San Antonio coach Gregg Popovich picked
up career victory No. 399.

On the milestone watch, head coach Gregg Popovich is just one shy of 400 for
his career. If the Spurs win that game within their next 16 contests, he will
trail only Pat Riley (540 games), Phil Jackson (557 games), Casey Jones (564
games), and Billy Cunningham (572 games) on the all-time list of fastest
coaches to 400 victories. Popovich has a career mark of 398-211.

The Spurs, who will host Shaquille O’Neal and the Miami Heat on Friday, are
2-0 at home this season.

San Antonio took both matchups against the Heat last season and has won five
straight in the series. The Spurs have won six straight at home against the
Heat and are 16-1 in San Antonio against them all-time.

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