Houston Rockets vs. San Antonio Spurs 12/28/12: Video Highlights and Recap
From Bleacher Report - Front Page
December 29, 2012 - 1:14am
Thanks mostly to a red-hot shooting performance, the San Antonio Spurs survived an equally brilliant scoring barrage by the Houston Rockets to get a 122-116 win on Friday night.Almost from the opening tip, this contest looked far more like an old-school ABA contest than anything from the Tim Duncan Spurs era. San Antonio stormed out early, hitting shots from all over the floor en route to a 41-point first quarter. Point guard Tony Parker had 11 of those first-quarter points and finished with a team-high 31 points and 10 assists on the night.However, as they're wont to do, the Rockets proved they could run up and down the floor with anyone in the NBA. Houston came back from after being down 12 points heading into the second quarter to close the gap to a 69-65 Spurs lead at halftime. In fact, James Harden scored 16 of his game-high 33 points in that second period, and the Rockets seemed to...
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