By Joel Bartilotta
The home team has now prevailed in all nine game between these teams this season, as San Antonio is now one win away from advancing to the next round. A 13-0 run with five minutes left in the fourth quarter was key, as that extended the Spurs lead from five to 18. San Antonio's offense was extremely efficient, as they shot 53 percent from the field and 50 percent from three-point range.
Mike Conley carried the Grizzlies, as he collected 26 points, two rebounds, six assists and four steals. Marc Gasol accrued 17 points, five rebounds and seven assists. Vince Carter amassed 10 points, five rebounds and three assists.
Kawhi Leonard was the player of the game, as he accumulated 28 points and six assists. Patty Mills was huge off the bench, dropping a playoff career-high 20 points in 21 minutes. Tony Parker tallied 16 points and six assists.
Posted on April 25, 2017 at 8:56 PM ET