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Houston Rockets Sweep San Antonio Spurs In Season Series For First Time Since 1988-’89

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Apr 14, 2014; Houston, TX, USA; San Antonio Spurs guard Manu Ginobili (20) drives to the basket as Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard (12) defends during the first quarter at Toyota Center. Mandatory Credit: Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports

For the first time since the 1988-’89 season, the Houston Rockets have swept a season series against the San Antonio Spurs after pulling out a win Monday night at Toyota Center, 104-98.

Chandler Parsons returned to the starting lineup and led the way with 21 points, 7 rebounds, and 4 assists. All 5 starters scored in double digits, as Dwight Howard added 20 points and 17 rebounds, while Terrence Jones scored 20 points and grabbed 11 boards. James Harden had a casual 16 points and dished out 7 dimes, and Patrick Beverley added 12 points.

With the win, the Rockets have clinched home court advantage in the first round of the playoffs next week against the Portland Trail Blazers.

San Antonio Spurs

STARTERS

MIN

FG

3PFG

FT

OREB

DREB

REB

AST

STL

BLK

TO

PF

+/-

PTS

Tim Duncan

30

4-10

0-0

4-4

5

4

9

2

0

0

2

0

-14

12

Aron Baynes

22

3-6

0-0

0-0

1

2

3

1

0

0

1

5

0

6

Damion James

29

2-5

0-2

2-2

1

8

9

2

0

1

1

2

+13

6

Tony Parker

26

4-9

0-0

2-2

0

4

4

1

2

0

0

0

-12

10

Marco Belinelli

33

6-13

2-7

3-4

0

2

2

4

1

0

1

3

-8

17

BENCH

MIN

FG

3PFG

FT

OREB

DREB

REB

AST

STL

BLK

TO

PF

+/-

PTS

Matt Bonner

7

1-3

1-1

0-0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

-4

3

Boris Diaw

25

5-11

1-2

0-0

1

5

6

6

0

0

0

3

+10

11

Austin Daye

6

0-3

0-1

0-0

0

1

1

0

0

0

0

1

-5

0

Jeff Ayres

19

5-7

0-0

2-3

0

3

3

1

0

0

0

2

-4

12

Cory Joseph

22

5-10

0-0

1-1

0

3

3

5

0

0

0

4

+6

11

Manu Ginobili

22

4-12

0-4

2-2

0

3

3

2

0

1

1

2

-12

10

Tiago Splitter

DNP COACH’S DECISION

Patty Mills

DNP COACH’S DECISION

Danny Green

DNP COACH’S DECISION

TOTALS

FG

3PFG

FT

OREB

DREB

REB

AST

STL

BLK

TO

PF

PTS

Fast break points:   10Points in the paint:   42Total Team Turnovers (Points off turnovers):   6 (11)

Houston Rockets

STARTERS

MIN

FG

3PFG

FT

OREB

DREB

REB

AST

STL

BLK

TO

PF

+/-

PTS

Terrence Jones

40

7-12

0-1

6-7

4

7

11

1

2

0

1

1

+16

20

Chandler Parsons

40

7-17

2-7

5-7

1

6

7

4

0

0

0

1

+16

21

Dwight Howard

31

9-11

0-0

2-4

5

12

17

0

0

0

2

3

+18

20

Patrick Beverley

36

5-11

1-6

1-1

0

1

1

2

1

0

2

4

+1

12

James Harden

35

4-16

0-4

8-8

0

2

2

7

1

0

1

4

+6

16

BENCH

MIN

FG

3PFG

FT

OREB

DREB

REB

AST

STL

BLK

TO

PF

+/-

PTS

Donatas Motiejunas

8

0-4

0-2

0-0

0

1

1

0

0

0

0

1

-10

0

Omer Asik

17

3-4

0-0

2-2

1

7

8

0

0

2

0

2

-12

8

Jeremy Lin

19

2-7

1-2

0-0

0

0

0

4

0

0

0

0

0

5

Francisco Garcia

14

1-3

0-0

0-0

0

3

3

0

0

0

0

0

-5

2

Jordan Hamilton

DNP COACH’S DECISION

Omri Casspi

DNP COACH’S DECISION

Dexter Pittman

DNP COACH’S DECISION

Troy Daniels

DNP COACH’S DECISION

TOTALS

FG

3PFG

FT

OREB

DREB

REB

AST

STL

BLK

TO

PF

PTS

Fast break points:   13Points in the paint:   60Total Team Turnovers (Points off turnovers):   6 (6)

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