Otto Porter

Spurs outlast Celtics for eighth win in a row

Spurs outlast Celtics for eighth win in a row

Kawhi Leonard had 25 points and 10 rebounds and Patty Mills scored 19 on Friday night as the visiting Spurs won their eighth consecutive game. 

Mills sank a three-pointer with 45 seconds left after the Celtics made it a one-possession game. David Lee had 15 points and 12 rebounds and Davis Bertans scored a career-high 15 for San Antonio.

The Spurs fell behind by 14 points in the first quarter but scored 12 in a row — seven from Leonard — in the second to get back into the game and improve to 9-0 on the road this season. 

Isaiah Thomas finished with 24 points and eight assists while Avery Bradley had 19 points and eight rebounds for the Celtics. Al...

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