Spurs’ Ginobili back in uniform against Nuggets
Spurs guard Manu Ginobili was back in uniform against the Denver
Nuggets and ready to play just his 10th game this season Sunday
Ginobili has missed the last two weeks with a strained oblique
and sat out a month before that with a broken hand. He was not in
the starting lineup as coach Gregg Popovich tries easing his star
playmaker back slowly.
Ginobili was averaging 19.8 points before breaking his hand five
games into the season. Yet the Spurs have held up remarkably well
without him, sitting just 3 1/2 games behind first-place Oklahoma
City entering Sunday night.
Tim Duncan was questionable for Sunday’s game because of flulike