NBA: San Antonio 96, Washington 86

Feb. 2, 2013 at 11:29 PM

SAN ANTONIO, Feb. 2 (UPI) -- Tony Parker's 19 points and 12 assists Saturday allowed the San Antonio Spurs to overcome the mid-game loss of Tim Duncan and post a 96-86 win over Washington.

Danny Green scored 15 points, Tiago Splitter added 12 and Kawhi Leonard provided a double-double of 10 points and 11 boards for the Spurs.

Duncan, who had just returned to the lineup following a four-game absence with a sore left knee, limped off the court in the second quarter after sustaining a sprained right ankle and a sprained left knee.

The likely future Hall of Famer was injured while battling with Washington's Martell Webster for a rebound.

The Wizards got 21 points and nine assists from John Wall but still dropped their fourth straight contest.

Related UPI Stories
Latest Headlines
Trending News
Steve Kerr takes leave from Golden State Warriors for back rehab
Hall of Famer Warren Sapp avoids jail in plea deal
Report: Miami Marlins interview Bo Porter for manager's job
Chicago Bears: Jay Cutler practices, might return in Week 4 from hamstring injury