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Posted on: Saturday, December 19, 2009

NBA: Spurs beat Pacers to give Popovich 700 career wins


By PAUL J. WEBER
Associated Press Writer

SAN ANTONIO Tim Duncan dunked over Roy Hibbert with 4.6 seconds left to give San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich his 700th career win with a thrilling 100-99 victory over the Indiana Pacers on Saturday night.

Duncan let out a roar after throwing down the last of hisacers, who blew a 13-point lead going into the fourth quarter.
Popovich is the 16th coach in NBA history to reach 700 wins and is among seven active coaches to hit the milestone.