"They made a run and we gave up. They turned up the pressure in
the third and we caved,'' said Golden State coach Eric Musselman.
"It can bother us as coaches every night, but it has to bother the
guys that suit up if it's going to change.''
The Warriors went on a 12-6 run to end the half with a 45-42
lead. Jamison scored 10 of his 14 first-half points in that run.
The Spurs avenged their only loss of the year, at Golden State
last Thursday. San Antonio had defeated the Warriors 16 straight
times before that loss.
Spurs' point guard Speedy Claxton will undergo surgery to
repair his torn right labrum. Claxton suffered the injury during
the Spurs-Raptors game last Friday. the date of his surgery will be
determined later, but he is expected to be out 8-to-12 weeks. ...
The Warriors did not arrive in San Antonio from Dallas until
Tuesday morning. Mechanical difficulties with their plane kept them
grounded. ... Emanuel Ginobili left the game with 5:41 left in the
fourth after banging his right knee with Warriors' guard Jason
Richardson. He did not return. ... San Antonio was 8-of-15 from the