Parker scores 25, Spurs beat Hornets 99-94

Parker scores 25, Spurs beat Hornets 99-94
December 21, 2012, 11:03 pm
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San Antonio Spurs' Tim Duncan (21) passes as New Orleans Hornets' Robin Lopez (15) and Greivis Vasquez (21) defend during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Dec. 21, 2012, in San Antonio. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)


SAN ANTONIO (AP) Tony Parker had 25 points and Tim Duncan had 15 points and 10 rebounds and the San Antonio Spurs beat the Charlotte Hornets 99-94 Friday night.

Back home after playing six of their past seven games on the road, San Antonio (19-9) got 13 points from Manu Ginobili and 12 from Boris Diaw.

Rookie Anthony Davis had 18 points and 11 rebounds to lead New Orleans (5-21), which suffered its 10th straight loss. Greivis Vasquez added 14 points, Ryan Anderson 12 and Brian Roberts 11.