Spurs use balanced scoring attack to get by Lakers
San Antonio, TX (Sports Network) – Manu Ginobili had 22 points and eight
rebounds to lead the San Antonio Spurs to a 90-84 victory over the Los Angeles
Lakers at SBC Center.
Tim Duncan finished with 16 points and nine rebounds for the Spurs, who
rebounded from a seven-point home loss to Chicago on Friday to move their
record to 11-3 this season. Michael Finley had 12 points, Bruce Bowen 11 and
Tony Parker 10 for the Spurs, who beat the Lakers for the sixth straight time
in the regular season.
Lamar Odom tallied 27 points and 16 rebounds while Kobe Bryant contributed 25
points, but was just 9-of-33 from the floor for the Lakers. Los Angeles didn’t
lead the entire game, on the way to its second straight defeat and fourth loss
in five games.