Rasual Butler

Spurs Hold Off Celtics, Remain Perfect At Home

SAN ANTONIO — LaMarcus Aldridge scored 17 points and the San Antonio Spurs stayed unbeaten at home this season, holding off the Boston Celtics 108-105.

Boris Diaw had 16 points while Kawhi Leonard and Manu Ginobili each got 15 as the Spurs improved to 11-0 at home.

Isaiah Thomas had 23 points for the Celtics.

Boston missed its last chance when it threw the ball out of bounds on an attempted full-court inbounds pass to Jared Sullinger.

The Celtics scored the most points by a Spurs' visitor this season and twice got within a basket in the final 10 seconds.

Avery Bradley missed a 3-pointer with eight seconds remaining and Boston trailing 104-102. After a pair of...