Stephen Curry has been cleared to return to the Warriors lineup for Saturday’s home game against the Grizzlies, league sources tell ESPN. The two-time MVP is expected to be on a minute restriction as he returns to action following an 11-game absence.
Kevin Durant led a balanced attack and Golden State shook off a sluggish first half by overwhelming the Jazz in the third quarter.
Los Angeles capped off the NBA’s toughest week in three seasons with a competitive loss in Golden State.
Rockets GM Daryl Morey admits most of his time is spent figuring out just how to beat the Warriors in the playoffs. “It’s the only thing we think about,” he told ESPN’s The Ryen Russillo Show.
Kobe Bryant saw the young Lakers force overtime against the Warriors, but then Kevin Durant’s jumper in the extra session gave the Warriors their ninth straight win.
Isaiah Thomas’ highly anticipated debut for the Cavaliers will not come before the team’s Christmas matchup with the Warriors, a source tells ESPN.
With Steph Curry and Draymond Green sidelined, Kevin Durant led an early charge as the Warriors blitzed the Hornets and hung on for a win.
The Warriors used a 15-0 run to begin the second half and take further ownership of the Pelicans’ souls this season.
The first meeting between Curry and Ball was a thriller, but the reigning champs eventually rose to the top, with Kevin Durant scoring 29.