Either Diaw or Scola could've been called for a foul on that last attempt for a rebound
Loose ball foul on Diaw will give Luis Scola two FTs with 6.9 seconds remaining in half
Man, Hedo Turkoglu looks like Boris Diaw now...if Boris lost 10 pounds
Probably half of Diaw's baskets get an audible ooooh from the crowd. A theory offered on press row: "They can't believe how fat he is."
Other odds and ends from pregame: Danny Green back in starting lineup, Diaw will start as well, Bonner is available and Cory Joseph is not.
Spurs' starters from Messina: Tony Parker, Danny Green, Kawhi Leonard, Tim Duncan, Boris Diaw.
Nets playing with Mirza at center against Diaw at center.
It says a lot about the Spurs that during starting lineup intros Tim Duncan is announced first and Boris Diaw is announced last night.
Boris Diaw crowing postgame about being a "point-center." Thinks he invented the position. Magic might have something to say there.
With the long two, Diaw is the Spurs' fourth SA player in double figures. 11 points for Diaw.
Pop going back to Diaw's days with the Atlanta Hawks, when Diaw used to play point guard.
Boris Diaw starts as the point guard for the 4th. Anderson, Ayres in too.
Boris Diaw is your Spurs point guard to start the fourth quarter, ladies and gentlemen.
A Gorgui Dieng-Anthony Bennett high-low play is the opposite of a Boris Diaw-Tim Duncan high-low play. SA 82-60 in 3Q.
Muhammad (1-7, 1 reb) finding the going against Diaw, Leonard slightly tougher than Travis Wear.
Parker, Diaw also have an assist apiece, meaning they had a hand in 27 of SA's 29 points in the first quarter.
1Q: Spurs 29, Wolves 26. Parker 13 points, Diaw 9. Mow Williams 9 points, 3 assists. SA 16 points in paint, but 6 turnovers.
Parker (13), Diaw (nine) combined for 22 of the Spurs' 29 first-quarter points, lead the savage Timberwolves by three.
Mo Williams is 3/4 shooting with 7 points. Parker, Diaw with 18 of Spurs' 22 points. 14 points in paint for SA.
Diaw and Parker have accounted for all 17 of the Spurs points -- 15 as scorers, plus Diaw's assist to Leonard.
Spurs are starting Kawhi, Duncan, Diaw, Parker, Green vs. Wolves' Mo, Brewer, Wiggins, Dieng and Shabazz
Spurs: Parker, Green, Leonard, Duncan, Diaw. Wolves: Mo Williams, Brewer, Wiggins, Muhammad, Dieng.
Boris Diaw, fresh off a 39-minute stint in Cleveland, will earn his second straight start at "center" tonight for the Spurs.
Boris Diaw's 39 minutes last night were the most he has logged in a game since joining the Spurs.
Spurs' usual closing lineup of Parker, Manu, Kawhi, Duncan & Diaw is outscoring teams by 21.4 points per 100 possessions in 45 mins so far.
Le génie de la passe de Boris Diaw sera un jour classé au patrimoine mondial de l'UNESCO
No truth to the rumor Spurs docs had to hook Boris Diaw to a gravy IV after his 40-minute night.
Boris Diaw played nearly 40 minutes tonight. Yipes.
I keep picturing Tony Parker as the point guard there, passing to Boris Diaw, who takes one dribble and bounce-passes to Duncan for a dunk.
Great lines for Duncan, Diaw. The grandmaster: 19/10/3/2/2. Bobo: 19/6/7/3/1. Parker, Ginobili combine to go 9 for 10 at line down stretch.
Spurs hang on to beat Cavs 92 - 90. Duncan & Diaw with 19 points each. Lebron James only 15 pts on 6-17 FG and turnover on final possession
Ginobili misses 2nd free throw, LeBron loses ball, Spurs win 92-90. Varejao leads w/ 23. Duncan & Diaw 19 apiece. LeBron 15/6/9. Cavs 5-5.
Sneaky Manu sealing to a wide open middle without any help from Kevin Love. Harris’s fault though … Love had to stay on Diaw.
Just iso, iso, iso for the Spurs. And this is their starting lineup, with Diaw.
Spurs lead Cleveland 72-69 heading to 4Q. Boris Diaw triple-double watch is on: 17 points, 7 assists, 6 rebounds so far.
Spurs, behind their depleted bench, lead 72-69 after three. DIaw 17/6/7. LeBron w/ 13 & 8 assists in 26 minutes. Spurs at 50.8%.
Boris Diaw is out-LeBroning LeBron tonight. He has 17 pts, 7 ast, 6 reb on 8-for-11 shooting. James has 13 pts, 8 ast, 2 reb on 5-for-13
Boris Diaw out here acting a fool right now