Neal, Green Lift Spurs to Game 3 Rout

Posted at: 06/11/2013 11:25 PM | Updated at: 06/11/2013 11:27 PM
By: PAUL J. WEBER

nullSAN ANTONIO (AP) - Gary Neal and Danny Green listened to their coach and kept on shooting.

Shaking off a humiliating blowout for the biggest game in San Antonio since 2007 - blame that on the gridlock that made Tim Duncan and Tony Parker late to the AT&T Center - the Spurs kept giving LeBron James fits in the NBA Finals and ran away to a 2-1 series lead over the Miami Heat with a 113-77 victory Tuesday night.

"Feel confident, let 'em fly, get your name in the paper," Spurs coach Gregg Popovich barked during a timeout in the second quarter, when Game 3 was still in doubt.

Green scored 27 points and Neal had 24. They combined for 13 3-pointers. Game 4 is Thursday night.

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