Also, the Nets have won two in a row.
We are immersed in the golden age of NBA point guards. Rule changes favoring offensive perimeter players and the league's continued emphasis on the spread pick-and-roll has placed a higher offensive burden on guards. The game is continually moving away from the post and out to the perimeter, where
WASHINGTON LaMarcus Aldridge scored 23 points and Kawhi Leonard added 19 to power San Antonio over visiting Memphis 97-90 Thursday, moving the Spurs within two games of NBA-leading Golden State. Australian reserve Patty Mills netted 15 points and French guard Tony Parker contributed 13 as the Spurs improved