Recap - Spurs Defeat New Jersey 102-85
The Spurs grabbed a 102-85 win over the Nets on Monday, behind a 22-point effort from Manu Ginobili at Prudential Center.
San Antonio won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 7.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 190.5.
San Antonio got 15 points from Tim Duncan and another 13 points from Tony Parker. Tony Parker contributed 7 assists, while DeJuan Blair cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
New Jersey got 11 points from Brook Lopez in a losing cause and another 11 points from Travis Outlaw. Jordan Farmar contributed 7 assists for the Nets, while Brook Lopez had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed San Antonio were victorious, as the score was 59-48 at the break.
San Antonio won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 50-39.
San Antonio looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Bulls. The Nets will aim to get back on the winning track at Boston.