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San Antonio's Tony Parker to play tonight in Game 3 against Clippers

San Antonio's Tony Parker to play tonight in Game 3 against Clippers

San Antonio guard Tony Parker will play Friday night in Game 3 of the Western Conference playoffs against the Clippers, the Spurs announced at the team’s shootaround Friday afternoon. Parker had tightness in his right Achilles’ tendon in Game 2 at Staples Center on Wednesday night that forced him to leave the game with 5  minutes, 10 seconds left in regulation. Parker also suffered a twisted left ankle and bruised left thigh in Game 1. Parker’s health is paramount to San Antonio’s success. “I didn’t doubt that he was going to [play],” Spurs forward Tim Duncan said. “I’m glad that he’s feeling better, ready to rock,...

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