NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Good news for the Nets: The Spurs will be significantly shorthanded on Thursday night.
Spurs stars Tony Parker and Tim Duncan will not play Thursday night when San Antonio visits Brooklyn.
Parker (lower back) left Wednesday night’s game against Washington at halftime and did not return. The Spurs said the 37-year-old Duncan will miss the Nets game to rest after playing 40 minutes, his season high, in the double-overtime, 125-118 win over the Wizards.
San Antonio also played Washington without Manu Ginobili (left hamstring) and Kawhi Leonard (broken left hand).
You May Also Be Interested In These Stories
- White Sox Snap 7-Game Losing Streak In 6-4 Win Over Mets
- Yankees Fall To Blue Jays 4-1
- Yankees’ Ackley Out For Season With Shoulder Injury
- David Wright Receives Shot For Herniated Disk In Neck; Mets To Wait A Couple Of Days Before Making DL Decision
(TM and © Copyright 2014 CBS Radio Inc. and its relevant subsidiaries. CBS RADIO and EYE Logo TM and Copyright 2014 CBS Broadcasting Inc. Used under license. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. The Associated Press contributed to this report.)