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Spurs Defeat Timberwolves For Sixteenth Straight Time, 107-96

(Sports Network) - Manu Ginobili scored 19 points, Richard Jefferson had 17 and the San Antonio Spurs beat Minnesota, 107-96, for their 16th straight win over the Timberwolves.

Tim Duncan added 16 points as the Spurs continued to rebound from consecutive losses in New York and Boston, winning for the third straight time since then.

San Antonio improved to an NBA-best 32-6.

The Timberwolves got 20 points and 20 rebounds from Kevin Love -- his 25th straight double-double -- but dropped both ends of a home-and-home to fall to 5-26 in the last 31 meetings between the teams.

Photographs by Micah Taylor, clairity, and Fibonacci Blue used in background montage under Creative Commons. Thank you.