Seattle SuperSonics Team Report – December 9
=== Seattle SuperSonics Team Report – December 9 ===
(Sports Network) – The Seattle SuperSonics visit the red hot San Antonio
Spurs tonight at the SBC Center.
This is the second meeting of the season between the two teams. On November
7th, Seattle defeated the Spurs, 113-94, at KeyArena. Overall, The Spurs have
won eight of 10 and nine of the last 12 meetings. Seattle has lost three
straight and eight of nine at San Antonio.
The SuperSonics, who are a shocking 15-3 this season, come into tonight’s
contest having won two straight and six of their last seven. On Saturday,
Rashard Lewis scored 20 points and sparked a third quarter run to lead the
Sonics to a 99-89 win over the Portland Trail Blazers at KeyArena.
Vladimir Radmanovic also had 20 points and grabbed 10 rebounds in Saturday’s
win for Seattle, which has won all nine games at home this season to extend
its best start at home since going 12-0 in 1993. All-Star Ray Allen was held
to only 14 points for the Sonics.
Lewis has scored 20 or more points in four straight games. He is averaging
23.5 points in that span.
Seattle is 6-3 on the road this season.