The San Antonio Spurs won their fourth straight to maintain the NBA’s best record with a 108-92 victory over the Atlanta Hawks.
It was close through three quarters until the Spurs found their shooting touch during the final period outscoring the Hawks 37-23.
It’s now time to take a look at some of the numbers that stood out in this Spurs’ recent win.
53.2 – The Spurs hit their stride in the fourth quarter and finished the game 41-77 (53.2%) shooting from the floor while holding down the Hawks to just 36-80 (45%) field goal shooting.
50 – The Hawks shot 7-14 (50%) from behind the arc but the Spurs weren’t that bad either making 10-21 (47.6%) of three point attempts.
40 – The Spurs and the Hawks were even in the paint, both teams scored 40 inside points.
23 – Jamal Crawford had a game high 23 points for the Hawks.
18 – Richard Jefferson scored 18 points on 6-8 field goal shooting including 5- 6 from beyond the arc. He made three 3-pointers in the final period to help the Spurs pull away. Manu Ginobili also had 18 points for the Spurs.
16 – DeJuan Blair had a great all-around game, he scored 16 points, grabbed 12 rebounds, had four steals and three assists for his fourth double-double of the season. George Hill added 16 points and three rebounds off the Spurs’ bench. The Spurs won the game by 16 points.
12 – Tim Duncan had 12 points, four rebounds, three assists and one block in 28 minutes of action.
0 – Tony Parker and Jefferson did not commit a single turnover for the entire game.
Rookie Watch: Gary Neal had four points, two assists and two rebounds in 13 minutes. Tiago Splitter had one rebound and one assist in one minute of floor time.
What’s Next? The Spurs will host the Portland Trail Blazers at the AT&T Center in San Antonio on Sunday.
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