The Spurs' bench scored 45 points as well. SA heads to Phoenix for a back-to-back to finish the road trip.
Spurs now 3-5 on the rodeo trip, finish up tmw night against Phoenix.
Final: Spurs 107, Sacramento 96. Tony Parker scores 11 of 19 in the 4th quarter. Kawhi Leonard with 17/7/5/1/2. 4-game losing streak over.
FINAL: Spurs 107, Kings 96. 21 points for McLemore, 20 for McCallum. SA: Parker 19 points, Leonard 17 points, Manu 16 points.
The Spurs end their 4-game losing streak & improve to 35-23 with a 107-96 victory over the Kings. Tony Parker leads the team with 19 points
Tony Parker has 17 points tonight. He just nailed a three. Spurs take 13 poin lead, 2 mins left.
Kings trail Spurs 102-92 with 2:39 to go. Sacramento with 16 turnovers. San Antonio with only 5.
4:07 left in the 4th and the Spurs have a 10 point lead. SA taking an 18-10 scoring edge in the 4th.
Manu Ginobili's 3 extends Spurs lead to 10, 4:30 to play. Kings trying to trade buckets with them. Tony Parker coming to life too
Ginobili drills the 3, Spurs up 10. Might finally be it, but with this team lately you just never know.
Just like that, Spurs 98, Kings 88.
Oh hey, a few layups go in and now Parker's jumper just went in. He's got 14, Spurs by 7.
The Spurs' bench is now outscoring the Kings' bench 40-17. Manu with 11 points, Diaw with 7, Beli/Baynes 8 each.
Spurs run a play for Green coming out of the timeout...and he passes up a wide-open 3.
Approaching Yakety Sax levels in Sacramento. Spurs still up 2.
3Q: Spurs 80, Kings 78. SAC takes 3Q 32-31. Kawhi 15 points, 4 rebs, 3 ast & 2 blks. Duncan 10 pts. SA bench 33-15 scoring edge.
That 3rd quarter was fun, hopefully setting up an epic 4th. Spurs lead Kings 80-78. Ben McLemore 17pts, 14 from Rudy Gay. Kawhi Leonard 15
Spurs just cannot pull away. Leading by just 2 entering the 4th quarter in Sacramento. (Which, again, is without DeMarcus Cousins.)
Spurs' bench with the 33-11 scoring edge at the moment.
74-70 Spurs with 2 minutes left in the third.
After his 31-point outburst vs. Spurs on Wednesday, Matthews is scoreless (0-6 from field, 0-3 from deep) with 11.9 secs left in 1st half.
The Spurs have outscored the Kings 35-22 since SA was last down 10 in the first quarter.
Spurs shot just 34.8%, but had only 2 turnovers.
Kings trail Spurs 49-46 at the half. Ben McLemore's buzzer beater helping making up for a mental lapse from Reggie Evans. 13pts for McLemore
Half: Spurs 49, Kings 46. SA outscores SAC 29-21 in 2Q. Kawhi with 13 points, 4 boards, 2 assists & 2 blocks. SA bench with 23 points
Could have done without McLemore's buzzer-beater, but Spurs close half strong ... lead 49-46.
Duncan outlet to Baynes. Spurs by 5.
Spurs just took the lead, 47-44.
Spurs take the lead on the immortal BAYNES-to-Duncan hi-lo.