Playoff Central 2005 : Round 1

The Spurs won four straight to take the series.
(Brian Bahr/NBAE/Getty)
Done With Denver

The San Antonio Spurs defeated the Nuggets 99-89 in Game 5 to eliminate Denver from the playoffs. Tony Parker led the Spurs with 21 points on 9-of-17 shooting and registered seven assists. Nazr Mohammed grabbed 13 rebounds and Robert Horry was 3-of-4 from beyond the arc. The Spurs now move on to face the Seattle Supersonics in the Western Conference Semifinals.
  • Highlights

    May 5 Game 5: Spurs vs. Nuggets
  • Photos: GM 5 Spurs vs. Nuggets
  • Audio: GM 5 Manu, Bruce, Nazr, & Robert
  • Video: GM 5 Manu, Bruce, Nazr, & Robert
  • Quotes: GM 5 Pop, Tim, Manu, Bruce, & Robert
  • BBS: GM 5 Beyond The Box Score
  • Wallpaper: Download Game Five Wallpaper Here!
  • Round 2: Conference Semifinal Tix On Sale Now!
  • NBA.com: Spurs vs Nuggets Series Homepage
  • May 4 Spurs.com Updates
  • Preview: Game Five Insider Preview
  • Minuto Con Manu: The NBA Playoffs
  • 20-Second Timeout: Duncan Leads in Every Way
  • Video: Coach Pop Talks Game 5
  • NBA.com Game Preview
  • NBA.com: Spurs vs Nuggets Series Homepage
  • May 2 Game 4: Spurs @ Nuggets
  • Photos: GM 4 Spurs @ Nuggets
  • Quotes: GM 4 Pop, Tony, & Tim
  • BBS: GM 4 Beyond The Box Score
  • Audio: GM 4 Pop, Tony, & Tim
  • Video: GM 4 Pop, Tony, & Tim
  • Wallpaper: Game 4: Duncan - 1024x768 | 1200x900
  • Wallpaper: Game 4: Parker - 1024x768 | 1200x900
  • Wallpaper: Game 4: Manu - 1024x768 | 1200x900
  • Crunch Time: Tony explodes in Nestlé Crunch Time
  • NBA.com: Spurs vs Nuggets Series Homepage
  • May 2 Spurs.com Updates
  • Preview: Insider Preview
  • NBA.com: Spurs vs Nuggets Game 4 Preview
  • NBA.com Espanol: Ginóbili el mejor
  • NBA.com: Teleconference with Tony Parker
  • Trophy Love: The Doctor Takes Calls
  • NBA.com: Spurs vs Nuggets Series Homepage
  • May 1 Game 3: Spurs @ Nuggets
  • Photos: GM 3 Spurs @ Nuggets
  • BBS: GM 3 Beyond The Box Score
  • Video: Post Game Video
  • Wallpaper: Game 3: Manu - 1024x768 | 1200x900
  • Wallpaper: Game 3: Parker - 1024x768 | 1200x900
  • NBA.com: Spurs vs Nuggets Series Homepage
  • April 28 Game 2: Spurs vs. Nuggets
  • Photos: GM 2 Spurs vs. Nuggets
  • Audio: GM 2 Manu, Bruce, Devin, Beno, & Brent
  • Video: Manu, Bruce, Devin, Beno, & Brent
  • Quotes: GM 2 Pop, Tony, Tim, Beno, & Brent
  • BBS: GM 2 Beyond The Box Score
  • Wallpaper: Game 2! - 1024x768 | 1200x900
  • NBA.com: Spurs vs Nuggets Series Homepage
  • April 27 Spurs.com Updates
  • Wallpaper: Tim, Tony, and Manu! - 1024x768 | 1200X900
  • NBA.com: Spurs vs Nuggets Game 2 Preview
  • NBA.com: Spurs vs Nuggets Series Homepage
  • April 26 Spurs.com Updates
  • Quotes: Coach Pop, Manu, Tony, & Brent
  • Video: Coach Pop, Manu, Tony, & Brent
  • Audio: Coach Pop, Manu, Tony, & Brent
  • Promotions: Diamond Shamrock Free Coffee Giveaway
  • NBA.com: Inside the Numbers: Welcome to the Playoffs
  • NBA.com: Spurs vs Nuggets Series Homepage

  • April 25 Game 1: Spurs vs. Nuggets
  • Photos: GM 1 Spurs vs. Nuggets
  • Audio: GM 1 Pop, Ginobili, Parker, Duncan, Mohammed, & Bowen
  • Video: GM 1 Pop & Ginobili | Parker, Bowen, Duncan, & Mohammed
  • Quotes: GM 1 Pop, Ginobili, Parker, Duncan, & Bowen
  • BBS: GM 1 Beyond The Box Score
  • NBA.com: Spurs vs Nuggets Series Homepage

  • April 24 Spurs.com Updates
  • Preview: Spurs vs. Nuggets Insider Preview
  • Filling In The Blanks: Breaking Down Denver
  • 20-Second Timeout: Team Effort Important
  • NBA.com: Spurs vs. Nuggets NBA Preview
  • Wallpaper: Round 1 : 1200x900 | 1024x768 | 800x600
  • Wallpaper: Here Come The Spurs! 1024x768 | 800x600
  • NBA.com: Spurs vs Nuggets Series Homepage



  • April 22 Spurs.com Updates
  • Quotes: Coach Pop, Manu Ginobili, & Tony Parker
  • Video: Coach Pop, Manu Ginobili, & Tony Parker
  • Audio: Coach Pop, Manu Ginobili, & Tony Parker
  • NBA.com: Top 10 Playoff Storylines
  • NBA.com: Spurs vs Nuggets Series Homepage
  • April 21 Spurs.com Updates
  • Roster Announced: 2005 Spurs Playoff Roster
  • Get Involved: Get Your Playoff Wristbands!
  • History: Dynamic Duos
  • NBA.com: Destination Finals Tour
  • NBA.com: Click and Roll Awards
  • NBA.com: Spurs vs Nuggets Series Homepage



  • SPURS WIN
    4 - 1

    Game 1
    Nuggets 93, SPURS 87
    Stats | Photos | Video | Audio
    Quotes | Beyond The Box
    Fanalysts Blog
    Game 2
    SPURS 104, Nuggets 76
    Stats | Photos | Video | Audio
    Quotes | Beyond The Box
    Fanalysts Blog
    Game 3:
    SPURS 86, Nuggets 78
    Stats | Photos | Wallpapers
    Video | Beyond The Box
    Game 4:
    SPURS 126, Nuggets 115
    Stats | Photos | Video | Audio
    Quotes | Beyond The Box
    Wallpapers
    Game 5:
    SPURS 99, Nuggets 89
    Stats | Photos | Video | Audio
    Quotes | Beyond The Box
    Fanalysts Blog
    Wallpapers
    FG%
    .454 .459
    3PT FG%
    .363 .340
    FT %
    .725 .763
    RPG
    42.4 42.0
    APG
    21.7 23.9
    SPG
    7.5 9.2
    BPG
    6.6 6.0
    TO PG
    13.7 14.9
    PPG
    96.5 99.5

    Playoff Wallpapers



    One Team. One Goal.
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