Houston made a late rally to send the game into overtime but were outscored 11-5 in the extra session by the San Antonio Spurs to fall 101-95. Tony Parker clinched the game with four free throws in the last 22 seconds of overtime for the Spurs.
Kyle Lowry once again came up big for the Rockets who drop to 3-7 on the season. Lowry finished with 22 points , six rebounds and seven assists. Luis Scola added 20 points and five boards while Kevin Martin chipped in 18. Patrick Patterson lead all scorers off the bench with 10 points.
Tony Parker hit 12-22 shots to finish with 28 points and eight assists for the Spurs who improve to 7-4 on the season. Tim Duncan finished with 17 points, 11 rebounds and five assists. Kawhi Leonard added 11 points and eight boards for the Spurs.
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