Tim Duncan Punctuates Oldest 20-20 Game with Game-Winner

Grant Hughes@@gt_hughesNational NBA Featured ColumnistDecember 3, 2013

Dec 2, 2013; San Antonio, TX, USA; San Antonio Spurs forward Tim Duncan (21) drives to the basket as Atlanta Hawks forward Paul Millsap (left) defends during the first half at AT&T Center. Mandatory Credit: Soobum Im-USA TODAY Sports
Soobum Im-USA TODAY Sports

Tim Duncan capped off a night to remember by nailing the game-winning shot in the San Antonio Spurs' 102-100 win over the Atlanta Hawks on Monday.

With the contest tied, Timmy came off of a pin-down screen and caught the ball at the right elbow. As he faded to his left, he released a smooth 17-footer that didn't even graze the rim as it swished through.

The Hawks couldn't answer in the four-tenths of a second that remained.

It was a perfect ending to a huge effort for Duncan. With 23 points and 21 rebounds, Timmy became the oldest player to register a 20-20 game in NBA history, per Elias Sports Bureau (via ESPN).

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