Friday , Dec , 24 , 2004 C.Y. Ellis

San Antonio Spurs Team Report – December 24

=== San Antonio Spurs Team Report – December 24 ===

(Sports Network) – Manu Ginobili netted 22 points on 7-of-9 shooting, while
Tim Duncan recorded 19 points and 10 rebounds, as the San Antonio Spurs
rallied from an eight-point halftime deficit to earn a 96-82 victory over the
Minnesota Timberwolves on Thursday at the SBC Center.

Tony Parker also had 19 points and dished out eight assists for the Spurs, who
outscored the Timberwolves 31-17 in the fourth quarter to register their fifth
win in six outings.

Ginobili has scored in double-digits in five straight games. He is averaging
16.8 points and six rebounds in that span.

The Spurs are off until Sunday when they host Paul Pierce and the Boston
Celtics. It will be the second and final meeting of the season between the
teams. On November 19th, the Spurs defeated the Celtics, 92-84, at the
FleetCenter.

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