Gregg Popovich not resting players
NEW YORK -- San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich is playing all his stars despite facing a fourth game in five nights Thursday against the New York Knicks.
Last month in Miami, Popovich sent Tim Duncan, Tony Parker, Manu Ginobili and Danny Green home to Texas as the Spurs played the fourth game in five days at the end of a long road trip.
NBA commissioner David Stern fined the Spurs $250,000 for the move, saying it was an unreasonable approach to resting players.
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