Injury-depleted Spurs welcome Nuggets to San Antonio (Jan 13, 2018)

There are plenty of variables for the San Antonio Spurs and the Denver Nuggets that will be in play when the two teams square off Saturday at the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas.

Some of them have been created by injuries, some by personal issues and others by momentum and differences in playing style. The Spurs head home after a 93-81 road loss to the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday. Three starters — forward Kawhi Leonard (torn muscle in left shoulder), and guards Tony Parker (sprained right ankle) and Danny Green (left groin tightness) — did not play.Article continues below ... It was the third straight missed game for Leonard, who missed the first 27 games of the s...