Spurs beat Sixers 111-103 for 40th win of the season


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Kawhi Leonard dropped 32 points, six rebounds and five assists. LaMarcus Aldridge finished with 15 points and 10 rebounds as the San Antonio Spurs notched their 40th win of the season with a 111-103 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers.

Tony Parker had 18 points and five assists, Danny Green added 11, while Dewayne Dedmon had 10 points and 11 rebounds for the Spurs.

Dario Saric and Jahlil Okafor had 20 points a piece for the Sixers, Robert Covington had 18 points and Nick Stauskas added 16 points in a losing effort.

The Spurs bounced back following a loss at Memphis and improved their record to 40-12.

After trailing the entire game, the Sixers pulled within 87-85 on a pair of free throws by Okafor with 7:35 left. But San Antonio went on a 16-5 run to put it away.

Green’s 3-pointer made it 103-92 with 2:14 to go to secure the win.

The Spurs will continue their rodeo trip on Friday when they visit the Detroit Pistons.


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