Duncan lifts Spurs to Game 3 win over Nuggets
Denver, CO (Sports Network) – Tim Duncan’s 20 points, 13 rebounds and five
blocked shots led the Spurs to a 96-91 win over the Nuggets in Game 3 of their
Western Conference quarterfinal series.
Tony Parker had 21 points and Manu Ginobili tallied 19 for San Antonio, which
grabbed a 2-1 lead in the best-of-seven series. Michael Finley finished with
16 points and Robert Horry 10 for the Spurs, who missed just one of their 14
Carmelo Anthony had 28 points and 12 rebounds for the Nuggets, who also got 20
points from Allen Iverson. Nene contributed 18 points for Denver, which lost
Game 2 on Wednesday.
Game 4 is scheduled for Monday night at the Pepsi Center.