The ball came back to Walker for one last chance but he came up well short.
Manu Ginobili, who played in the 1,000th regular-season game of his career that night, and Dejounte Murray each scored 10 points against Charlotte. Look for the Charlotte forward to also spend some time guarding LaMarcus Aldridge in what will ultimately be a tough matchup with the entire Spurs frontcourt.
Pelicans 115, Suns 91: Anthony Davis had 23 points and nine rebounds and DeMarcus Cousins added 19 points and 10 boards for visiting New Orleans, coming off consecutive home victories over Oklahoma City and San Antonio.
James turned it on in the second half. "We played very unwisely in a lot of different situations for the last three quarters". He switched from yellow to black shoes after scoring six points in the first half. The Spurs have a 7-3 record during their last 10-game stretch and are 3-5 in away games this season. Starting guards Patty Mills (1/7) and Danny Green (0/5) were a combined 1 of 12 from the field.
A matchup with the Hornets may be just the tonic the Spurs need.
United States warns of repercussions for Pakistan over freed militant
In an interview with the BBC , Saeed said the court's decision was proof of his innocence with regard to the Mumbai attacks. According to him, it was under US' pressure that the Pakistani government obliged to place him under detention.
Are the San Antonio Spurs going to take advantage of the host Charlotte Hornets playing the second end of a back-to-back tonight at 7PM ET?
The incident, a gesture made toward fans with his mouth, occurred in the second quarter of the Hornets' 100-99 loss in Cleveland. They lead the series against Charlotte 40-15 and are 4-1 in their last five road games against the Hornets.
Howard led the Magic to the finals in 2009, courtesy of a season in which he tallied 20.6 points, 13.8 rebounds and 2.9 blocks per game.
Up next for the Spurs after Saturday's game: vs. Dallas, Monday, 7:30 p.m., AT&T Center.