San Antonio Cranks it Up in NBA Playoffs: Spurs Beat Warriors, 94-82, Advance To Western Conference Finals
The San Antonio Spurs decided they wanted to finish off the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Playoffs, and managed to do just that last night, 94-82. Details below.
Tim Duncan scored 19 points and teammate Kawhi Leonard added 16 points and 10 rebounds, as the San Antonio Spurs beat the Golden State Warriors, 94-82, in Oakland on Thursday night to win the best-of-seven NBA playoff series between the teams, 4-2. Tiago Splitter scored 14 points for San Antonio, which nearly blew a 13-point, third-quarter lead, before hanging on for the victory.
Second-seeded San Antonio advanced to the Western Conference finals where the Spurs will face the Memphis Grizzlies, who closed out their series against Oklahoma City on Wednesday.
Stephen Curry scored 22 points for Golden State, while teammate Jarrett Jack added 15 points.
San Antonio def. Golden State, 4-2
(home team in bold)
Game 1: San Antonio 129, Golden State 127 (2 OT)
Game 2: Golden State 100, San Antonio 91
Game 3: San Antonio 102, Golden State 92
Game 4: Golden State 97, San Antonio 87
Game 5: San Antonio 109, Golden State 91
Game 6: San Antonio 94, Golden State 82