With the Spurs dominated the Cleveland Cavaliers 112-90 and the Clippers lost against the Warriors, they are back to seventh seed for now. The balance Spurs led by LaMarcus Aldridge had double- doubles with 18 points and grabbed 13 boards, DeRozan added 14 points and 9 assists. Off the bench Patty Mills and Davis Bertans had 14 points each. It seems that these two were getting some momentum comes playoff time which the Spurs likely need.
Team was shooting 52% on the field and can’t miss all game. They had one more game against the Mavericks on April 11 at home where they need to win to ensure the sixth or seventh seed which Houston Rockets as third and Denver Nuggets, second now.
Spurs need to build a timely confidence for each other and now they are looking for who they will likely face that they think they can beat in a series.
Meanwhile Gregg Popovich made another milestone which is second in winning playoffs and regular season combined with 1,411 and one game away to tie the best Lenny Wilkins. On this game the Spurs showed they can be dangerous if the bench lights out on shooting every game.