Phoenix 99, San Antonio 108

Boxscore | Recap
Saturday, January 26, 2013 8:30 PM
Location - AT&T Center, San Antonio, Texas
Officials - #33 Sean Corbin, #75 Eric Dalen, #33 Zach Zarba
Attendance - 18581

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Phoenix 26 30 26 17 99
San Antonio 26 33 22 27 108

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Phoenix 15-29 11-11 4-18 L1
San Antonio 36-11 20-2 16-9 W8

Recap

Spurs 108, Suns 99: Tony Parker scored 31 points on 13-of-17 shooting and Manu Ginobili added 20 points as San Antonio notched a season-high eighth straight victory.

Tiago Splitter added 13 points and eight rebounds, Boris Diaw scored 11 points and Stephen Jackson added 10 as the Spurs played without injured Tim Duncan (knee) and coach Gregg Popovich (illness) for the third consecutive contest.

Michael Beasley scored a season-high 25 points and Jared Dudley added 23 points for Phoenix, which lost for the first time in three games under interim coach Lindsey Hunter.

The Suns kept it close and had an 88-86 lead after Dudley’s basket with 9:27 remaining. Parker then scored seven consecutive points and Kawhi Leonard drained a 3-pointer to give San Antonio an eight-point edge with 5:41 left.

Phoenix moved within 104-97 on a 3-pointer by Beasley with 1:54 left but Diaw and Ginobili responded with baskets as the Spurs held on.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Parker has scored 20 or more points in six consecutive games and nine of the last 10. … Phoenix’s Shannon Brown was ejected when called for a flagrant 2 foul on Ginobili with 31.4 seconds left in the third quarter. … San Antonio is 20-2 on its home floor.

Top Game Performances

Phoenix   San Antonio
Michael Beasley 25 Scoring Tony Parker 31
Goran Dragic 10 Assists Tony Parker 7
Marcin Gortat 12 Rebounds Tiago Splitter 8
PJ Tucker 5 Free Throws Made Manu Ginobili 8
Luis Scola 2 Steals Manu Ginobili 3
N/A Blocks Stephen Jackson 1

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Phoenix 99 50.6 6-12 11-14 30 44 0 4 17
San Antonio 108 49.4 7-24 19-23 20 38 1 7 9

Upcoming Games

  • San Antonio will play their next game at home against Charlotte. The Spurs have a W/L % of .750 after a win and .818 after a loss.
  • Phoenix will play their next game on the road against Dallas . The Suns have a W/L % of .375 after a win and .321 after a loss.