Wednesday, 20 February, 2019

Curry shines as Warriors crush Spurs to lead series 2-0

San Antonio Spurs' Dewayne Dedmon center dunks against the Golden State Warriors during the first half of Game 2 of the NBA basketball Western Conference finals Tuesday Curry shines as Warriors crush Spurs to lead series 2-0
Rita Gibson | 19 May, 2017, 06:10

Be sure to check back often for Warriors-Spurs Game 2 scoring updates and the real-time box score, analysis, live commentary and more. "I think it was the pressure", Spurs point guard Patty Mills told reporters of the difference, according to "I'm disappointed. The only way I can process this is I think it's not about the O's and X's or rebounds or turnovers or anything like that".

Golden State Warriors' Draymond Green (23) drives to the basket as San Antonio Spurs' LaMarcus Aldridge watches during the first half of Game 2 of the NBA basketball Western Conference finals, Tuesday, May 16, 2017, in Oaklan.

The Golden State Warriors took full advantage of Kawhi Leonard's absence, dominating the San Antonio Spurs 136-100 on Tuesday night and taking a commanding, 2-0 series lead. No other player on the Spurs roster managed to score more than four points in the game's first 24 minutes. But we've got to be ready Game 3. "He's doing his part and everyone needs to lift their own as well".

Davis Bertans finished with 13 points for the Spurs in the defeat. Curry scored 26 of his 40 points after the break while Durant, who was hounded by Leonard for the first 28 minutes of the contest, saw things open up on the offensive end in the second half as well.

"And that was the message to the team afterward, too, going into Game 3".

Golden State is just the fifth National Basketball Association team to win its first 10 playoff games in a given postseason.

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"It's disappointing, it's frustrating", said Gasol. "Give all of our guys credit". They made shots, they got their confidence going. Both players played significant minutes and contributed considering the amount of experience they have in the playoffs.

Stephen Curry scored 15 of his game-high 29 points in a 33-16 first-quarter run-away, allowing the Warriors to hold the serve at home that they earned by running up the NBA's best regular-season record.

"We felt sorry for ourselves", Popovich said. "He can't be timid". So one would logically think maybe it will take longer, but I'm hoping that's not true and we'll have him for Game 3.

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Game 3 of this best of seven series will be played in San Antonio on Saturday evening. Cleveland also has swept its first two playoff opponents this year as it enters the Eastern Conference finals with Boston, marking the first time a team has stated out 8-0 in two straight postseasons. Key reserve and 2015 NBA Finals MVP Andre Iguodala's status was unclear after he missed Game 2 with soreness in his left knee.


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