Tuesday, Sep 16, 2014Tuesday, Sep 16, 2014
Sport
 

NBA: Spurs secure best record in NBA with win over Suns

Published on Apr 12, 2014 2:55 PM
 
San Antonio Spurs guard Danny Green after a shot during the second half against the Phoenix Suns at AT&T Centre, on April 11, 2014. Green drained seven three-pointers and scored 33 points on Friday, as San Antonio assured themselves of the best record in the National Basketball Association (NBA) with a 112-104 win over Phoenix. -- PHOTO: REUTERS/USA TODAY SPORTS

SAN ANTONIO (AFP) - Danny Green drained seven three-pointers and scored 33 points on Friday, as San Antonio assured themselves of the best record in the National Basketball Association (NBA) with a 112-104 win over Phoenix.

Green connected on 12 of 17 shots from the field and seven of 10 from three-point range for the Spurs, who rallied from a 21-point deficit for a win that clinched home-court advantage throughout the play-offs.

San Antonio point guard Tony Parker, who sat out Thursday's victory against the Dallas Mavericks, scored 18 points as the Spurs won their 15th straight home game.

Eric Bledsoe scored 30 points with 11 rebounds and nine assists for the Suns, who had a three-game winning streak end.

 
If you are not a subscriber, you can get instant, unlimited access here

Videos