Spurs grab series lead over Mavs

Spurs grab series lead over Mavs

Tim Duncan went for 25 points and five rebounds as the San Antonio Spurs defeated the Dallas Mavericks 94-90 in Game 3 Friday night to take a 2-1 lead in the best-of-seven Western Conference quarter-final.

San Antonio covered the 3.5-point spread, while the 184 points went UNDER the posted total of 194.

Tony Parker added 23 points for the Spurs, and George Hill chipped in with 17 in the win.

Dirk Nowitzki had a game-high 35 points with seven rebounds for the Mavericks.