G Patty Mills hit a season high with 19 points in the Spurs win over the Mavericks on Tuesday night.
G Danny Green was back in the starting lineup for Tuesday’s win over the Mavericks after missing one game with a hamstring injury.
F Kawhi Leonard, who has yet to play this season due to a quad injury, will be back “sooner rather than later,” coach Gregg Popovich said Tuesday, but then added, “What the hell does that mean?” to leave the all-star’s status in the dark.
F LaMarcus Aldridge scored a season-high 32 points to lead the Spurs past the Mavericks 97-91 on Tuesday night. “His comfort level, his confidence is good. He’s in a good spot right now,” teammate Patty Mills said of Aldridge, who scored 13 in the fourth quarter. “We try to let him do his thing and, as a team, mold around him.”