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Tim Duncan's block secures San Antonio's 104-103 win over Houston

Tim Duncan's block secures San Antonio's 104-103 win over Houston

Tim Duncan had 29 points and blocked James Harden's layup with 2.9 seconds left to give the San Antonio Spurs their 10th straight victory, 104-103 over the Houston Rockets on Friday night in Houston. San Antonio jumped into the third spot in the Western Conference and Houston dropped from third to sixth. The Spurs had a four-point lead when Harden made a layup for his first points of the half with less than 90 seconds remaining. Duncan missed a layup before Harden made a three-pointer with 28.9 seconds left to get Houston to 104-103. Tony Parker turned it over to give Houston one last shot. But Duncan blocked Harden's shot and grabbed the rebound to secure the victory. ...

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