Now Bonner enters, in for Diaw. Jeff Ayres checks in for Baynes, who just gave up an and-1 opp to Davis.
Rough night for Baynes. Pop sending in Jeff Ayres to rescue him.
9:00 left in 3Q, Spurs lead by 15 over Clippers. SA shooting 70% from the floor. Outside of Joseph & Baynes, every Spur has 3 or more points
My daughter's first basketball crush: Spurs big man Aron Baynes of Australia. "Go 16! Go 16!" she keeps yelling.
Parker finds a moving Baynes, who throws the two handed dart to an open Marco in the corner for three. Marco has 6 points.
In the interest of equal time: That was a very nice find of Marco Belinelli by Aron Baynes.
Baynes get called for the 3-seconds call. SA has made back-to-back 3s - one from Beli, one from Diaw.
Big Baby guarding BAYNES. All of the beef.
Aron Baynes has been on the floor for one minute. He's having a rough go of it so far.
This Baynes - Big Baby matchup could get interesting...
Something you don't see everyday....the Baynes wass blocked on a dunk attempt.
Manu drills the three after Clippers' defense was a little too aggressive on one side of the floor. Doc timeout. Baynes to check in.
Still waiting for the baynes/green pepper combo
Great weakside steal by Harris. Negates likely bucket for BAYNES, Mavs convert at the other end to climb within 2. 5:21 left...
Yung feeling na Popovich with Almazan, Uyloan, Belga, Baynes, & Diaw can clinch the 8th seed in the West.
Bonner, BAYNES are on my TV at the same time, nearly blinding me.
How 'bout this lineup to start the 4th: Diaw, Bonner, BAYNES, Joseph, Daye.
Oh hey, BAYNES has 16/8 in 24 minutes.
Parsons wears lavender capri pants. BAYNES wears animal pelts. Pick your battles, son.
The Mavs' broadcast team made a Aron Baynes/League of Shadows reference, and I can't decide my emotions.
The rare Aron Baynes heat check.
Actual Spurs starters, via Pop: Joseph, Belinelli, Anderson, Diaw, Baynes.
Popovich just announced tomorrow's Spurs starting 5 in Dallas - it's Aron Baynes, JR Reid, Larry Kenon, Sean Elliott, and Danny Trejo.
BAYNES has been good in his stead, but there's just no duplicating Splitter's D and pick-and-rolls like that. Great catch, attack to draw FT
Ayres and Baynes are so going to get minutes Fri & Sat vs. Blazers and Mavs.
Spurs' starting lineup Friday: Cojo, Anderson, Daye, Ayres, Baynes. - Kidding, not really.
Beli nails the transition three. Baynes throws up the three sign, Ayres rubs his own belly. 14 point game.
Aron Baynes also had 15 points and 9 rebounds. Spurs' defense was solid throughout the night, the offense just didn't have the punch...
Blazers up 93-84 against the Almost-Spurs. Dame 20pts & LA 21 battling Kyle Anderson (15pts) and Aron Baynes (16).
Aron Baynes has 15 points and 7 rebounds despite not being able to catch anything. Impressive.
Kawhi scored 7 points in the 2Q, Baynes 6. Lillard scored 10 in the 2Q. Both teams shot 42% in the 2Q, a lot of bricks in first half.
Half: Spurs 43. Blazers 48. POR takes 2Q 25-23. Baynes/Green 10 points each, Kawhi 9 points. SA 11 TOs, shooting 41%. SA 24-16 in paint.
Half: Blazers 48, Spurs 43. Lillard has 12 points, 6 rebounds. Danny Green and Aron Baynes each with 10 to lead SAS. Turnovers: POR 7, SA 11
Boris posts and brings in the defense, finds an open Baynes under the rim for the dunk.
Oooooooh, Boris. So sexy. Can't believe Baynes caught that.
Good penetration by Kawhi, feeds Baynes for the dunk after attracting the Blazers defense.
ROLO vs. Baynes should be fun...
Portland native and former Pilot/Viking/Blazer and current Spurs ast coach Ime Udoka out working with Aron Baynes in pregame warmups.
Aron Baynes turns that busted hand-off into a 20 foot nothing but net jumper.
Manu finds Baynes on the roll, surprised he Baynes didn't tear down the rim on that dunk. SA down 2.