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Associated Press, Published February 06 2013

Green's career night helps Spurs top Wolves

MINNEAPOLIS – Danny Green hit eight 3-pointers and scored a career-high 28 points to help the San Antonio Spurs to their 11th straight win, 104-94 over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday night.

Tony Parker had 31 points and eight assists and Kawhi Leonard added 19 points and 10 rebounds for the Spurs, who kept right on rolling without injured stars Tim Duncan and Manu Ginobili.

Nikola Pekovic had 21 points and 10 rebounds and Derrick Williams added 15 points and 12 boards for the Timberwolves, who added do-it-all forward Andrei Kirilenko (bruised right quadriceps) to a seemingly endless list of injured players.

San Antonio 21 26 21 36 – 104

Minnesota 23 18 23 30 – 94

SAN ANTONIO (104): Leonard 7-13 3-3 19, Diaw 1-6 0-0 2, Splitter 3-5 6-6 12, Parker 11-23 9-9 31, Green 9-14 2-3 28, Neal 2-8 0-0 4, Jackson 2-4 0-0 4, Bonner 1-2 0-0 2, Blair 1-4 0-0 2, De Colo 0-1 0-0 0, Baynes 0-1 0-0 0, Mills 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 37-81 20-21 104.

MINNESOTA (94): Gelabale 4-7 0-0 10, Williams 5-12 3-4 15, Pekovic 5-9 11-12 21, Rubio 3-13 3-4 9, Ridnour 4-7 2-2 10, Barea 6-15 0-0 15, Shved 3-9 0-0 7, Cunningham 2-7 0-0 4, Stiemsma 1-2 1-1 3. Totals 33-81 20-23 94.

3-Point Goals: San Antonio 10-25 (Green 8-12, Leonard 2-3, Parker 0-1, Bonner 0-1, Jackson 0-2, Diaw 0-3, Neal 0-3), Minnesota 8-18 (Barea 3-5, Gelabale 2-3, Williams 2-5, Shved 1-4, Rubio 0-1). Fouled Out: None. Rebounds: San Antonio 45 (Leonard 10), Minnesota 51 (Williams 12). Assists: San Antonio 24 (Parker 8), Minnesota 16 (Rubio 11). Total Fouls: San Antonio 22, Minnesota 19. Technicals: Rubio. A: 15,224 (19,356).