HOUSTON (CBS Houston) On Tuesday, the San Antonio Spurs locked in win over the Golden State Warriors in Game 5 of their Western Conference semifinal series. The final score was 109-91.
With a 3-2 series lead, San Antonio can close out Golden State with another win on Game 6 on Thursday in Oakland, California.
During Tuesday night’s game, San Antonio’s Tony Parker had 25 points and 10 assists while Kawhi Leonard added 17 points, Danny Green scored 16 and Tim Duncan had 14 points and 11 rebounds.
For Golden State, Harrison Barnes scored 25 points, Jarrett Jack added 20 and Carl Landry 16. Stephen Curry, who scored nine points told media outlets that he did not play well. According to cbssports.com, Curry said his game was not up to par Tuesday: “I was terrible, plain and simple,” Curry said. “They outplayed us as a team. Individually, I didn’t have anything on either end. [I was] a step slow, my shot wasn’t falling and I was trying to make plays but defensively I lost a little focus.”
CBSsports.com also stated that: “San Antonio shot 72 percent in the first quarter, pounding the ball inside for layups and kick outs to open shooters in taking a 10-point lead.”
Watch highlights of the game below: