The San Antonio Spurs rode some hot shooting from the three-point line to a 103-88 victory over Boston Saturday night at the AT&T Center.
The Spurs shot 12-25 as a team beyond the arc. The Celtics struggled taking care of the ball, committing 16 turnovers. Point guard Rajon Rondo had a particularly difficult game, committing seven turnovers.
Tony Parker led all scorers with 22 points, shooting 8-14 from the floor while dishing out eight assists. Gary Neal had a strong performance as well, scoring 20 points and shooting 3-6 from the three-point line. Tiago Splitter added 16 points and eight rebounds, while Danny Green chipped in 12 points. Tim Duncan only scored five points, but grabbed 12 rebounds.
Paul Pierce and Jason Terry each had 18 points for the Celtics, as the pair combined to shoot 7-14 from the three-point line. Kevin Garnett had 13 points and six rebounds, while Courtney Lee added 11 points.