The Denver Nuggets gave the San Antonio Spurs a run for their money, but it wasn’t enough. The Spurs went up 65-60 at the half. The Spurs began to pull away late in the third quarter as they went up 10.
Mar 6, 2015; San Antonio, TX, USA; San Antonio Spurs point guardTony Parker
(9) shoots the ball as Denver Nuggets power forwardKenneth Faried
(35) defends during the second half at AT&T Center. The Spurs won 120-111. Mandatory Credit: Soobum Im-USA TODAY Sports
However, the Nuggets did make it a game late as they went down three with a little over two minutes to play. The Spurs went on a 7-o run to go up 117-107 and never looked back.
There wasn’t much defense in the game as the Spurs shot 54% from the field and the Nuggets 52%. The Spurs had a big edge at the free-throw stripe, as they hit 25 of 33, compared to the Nuggets 15-23.
A key in the game was the turnover battle, as the Spurs finished with 9, compared to the Nuggets 13.
Kawhi Leonard led the Spurs with 25 points and 8 rebounds, Tony Parker added 24 points and 7 assists.
Now that the game has concluded, we have highlights from the Spurs-Nuggets game! Check out the San Antonio Spurs video highlights below from NBA Recap YouTube channel and let us know what you think about them in the comments section below!