SAN ANTONIO (Ticker) -- After two straight home victories, the
Seattle SuperSonics must figure out how to win at the site of
the league's best home-court advantage.
The SuperSonics, who won back-to-back games on their home floor
to knot the series at 2-2, visit the San Antonio Spurs in Game
Five of the Western Conference semifinals on Tuesday.
Ray Allen scored 32 points and Luke Ridnour added a playoff
career-high 20 for Seattle in a 101-89 triumph in Game Four on
Ridnour, who made all seven of his shots, scored 15 points in
the third quarter and helped spark a 12-1 run after the game was
Antonio Daniels scored 19 points and Damien Wilkins came off the
bench to add 15 to help offset the loss of Rashard Lewis, who
sat out with a sprained left big toe. Lewis is listed as
questionable for Game Five.
The Spurs return to the place where they went 38-3 during the
regular season and hope to recapture the magic that led them to
a pair of double-dight victories to open the series.
Tim Duncan scored 35 points and grabbed 10 rebounds for San
Antonio, which committed a season-high 23 turnovers and lost
Sunday despite a 40-32 rebounding edge. Manu Ginobili scored 15
points and Tony Parker added 12 for the Spurs.
The series heads back to Seattle for Game Six on Thursday.