Belinelli played just 19 minutes in the blowout win, just two days after logging just 17 off the bench. He managed to score 11 points despite shooting 3 of 8 from the field, with all five of his misses coming from three-point range, thanks to a 5-for-5 mark at the free-throw line. He added three rebounds and two assists in the 122-101 win.
Belinelli is putting together one of the best seasons of his career, but his production is likely to take a hit down the stretch with the team fully healthy. He is still averaging 11.6 points per game, just below his career high.
It was Belinelli's fourth time in the last six games scoring exactly 20 points, and he was one of eight Spurs in double digits Wednesday. He also tallied four assists, one rebound and one block in 27 minutes off the bench. Belinelli has averaged 11.7 points and 3.0 rebounds over 56 games played.
Fresh off his win in the three-point contest at All-Star weekend,
Belinelli was second on the team in scoring Wednesday against the Blazers with 20 points on 7 of 11 shooting. He made four 3-pointers and added four rebounds, one assist and one steal in the 111-109 win.
Belinelli has been a perfect fit for the Spurs in his first season, averaging 11.6 points on a career-best 50.2 percent shooting from the field.
Belinelli needed an extra round to take down Wizards guard Bradley Beal, who tied him with 19 points in the championship round. Belenelli saved his best for the overtime round, as he scored an event-high 24 points to take Beal down.
Belinelli has been a rock-solid part of an injury-plagued Spurs roster. His 11.3 points per game are the second-most of his career, but he is shooting 50.3 percent from the field and 44.8 percent from three-point range, the best marks in his seven seasons.
Belinelli came off the bench and scored a team-high 20 points on 8 of 15 shooting from the floor, including 4 of 8 from 3-point range. Two of his four triples came in the second quarter. He also added five rebounds and one assist while logging 29 minutes of game action.
Belinelli has scored 20-plus points just three times this season, all three coming over his past 17 games played. He has averaged 14.8 points and 3.3 rebounds over his last five.
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