Spurs Take The Fight Out Of The Warriors

Spurs Take The Fight Out Of The Warriors

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The San Antonio Spurs stopped a three game losing streak by defeating the Golden State Warriors 104-92 in front of sellout crowd at the AT&T Center. The Spurs took the fight out of the Warriors behind the stellar play of Rudy Gay who was inserted into the starting line up. Rudy Gay finished the night with 19 points, 5 REB, 3 BLK and 1 AST.  LaMarcus Aldridge got out of his recent shooting slump to finish the night 24 points, 18 REB, 3 AST, and 2 BLK. DeMar DeRozan was also very active for the Spurs and finished the game with  20 points, 6 REB and 9 AST.

This was a great team effort from the Spurs as they were active on both the offense and defense ends of the court. The Spurs contained the Warriors to just 5-26 shooting from beyond the arc and held them to just 41 % FG shooting for the game. The Spurs were 41-92 from the field to finish the night at 45%  FG shooting and connected on 10-24 shots from beyond the arc.

The Spurs are now 8-7 for the year and are currently 9th in the Western Conference standings. The Spurs will next face the New Orleans Pelicans on the road in the Smoothie King Center. The game can be seen on Fox Sports Southwest at 7:00 PM on Monday, November 19th and the play by play can be heard on WOAI 1200 AM.

 

Spurs Game Leaders

Rudy Gay – 18 Points, 5 REB, 1 AST, 3 BLK

LaMarcus Aldridge – 24 Points, 18 REB,  3 AST, 2 BLK

DeMar DeRozan – 20 Points, 6 REB, 9 AST,

Bryn Forbes – 10 Points, 3 REB, 3 AST,

Marco Belinelli – 12 Points, 1 AST,

 

Play Of The Game

Spurs Vs Warriors Highlights

 

DeMar DeRozan Highlights Vs The Warriors

 

LaMarcus Aldridge Highlights VS Warriors

 

What They Said After The Game

I am the lead writer and founder of the 2 Shots Podcast who has been covering the Spurs for over 4 years now. I am a Spurs analyst and also the Co-Host of the Locked On Spurs Podcast for News-4 San Antonio with Jeff Garcia.

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