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                  === Spurs top Wolves, win 11th straight ===
 
 Minneapolis, MN (Sports Network) - Tony Parker had 31 points and eight assists
 in  the San  Antonio  Spurs' 11th  straight  win, a  104-94  triumph over  the
 Minnesota Timberwolves.
 
 Danny  Green knocked down eight 3-pointers and added 28  points for the Spurs,
 who have prevailed in 20 of their last 23 contests overall. San Antonio opened
 its annual rodeo road trip without Tim Duncan,  who is sidelined with knee and
 ankle injuries, and Manu Ginobili, bothered by a left hamstring issue.
 
 "It's  really tough to  win on the road and tonight Danny Green stepped up big
 and a lot of guys contributed tonight," Parker said.
 
 Kawhi Leonard finished with 19 points and 10 boards in the victory.
 
 Nikola  Pekovic  tallied 21  points and  10 rebounds  for Minnesota, which has
 dropped 13 of its last 15 tilts.
 
 "Everytime  we  came right  back they  had an  answer," Wolves forward Derrick
 Williams said.
 
 Pekovic's  layup  pulled Minnesota within 88-85  with 3:18 left, but the Spurs
 countered with a 10-2 run to put the game away.
 
 Parker  had  back-to-back layups during  the burst,  which was capped on Tiago
 Splitter's  layup  to give the  Spurs their largest lead  of the game at 98-87
 with 1:21 to play.
 
 The Spurs trailed, 23-21, after a quarter of play before outscoring the Wolves
 26-18 in the second to take a 47-41 advantage into the locker room.
 
 San Antonio headed into the fourth with a 68-64 edge.
 
                                   Game Notes
 
 Splitter  registered 12  points and seven boards ... Minnesota turned the ball
 over  16 times, which led to 19 San Antonio points ... The Spurs went 20-of-21
 from the foul line.
 
 
 02/07 00:24:37 ET