Curry seemed invisible in prolonged stretches, generally in a third when he played only 3:45 of a entertain and watched a 76ers keep rival in his absence.
With Curry behind in a choice in a fourth, a Warriors squashed Philly’s dissapoint bid in front of a sellout throng that enclosed copiousness of Philadelphia Eagles and a initial appearances of Philadelphia Phillies Bryce Harper jerseys.
Curry buried a 3-pointer for a 111-109 lead, a Sixers tied it, afterwards Curry scored a subsequent 6 points over a final 2:35 of a diversion to do what he does best — lift a Warriors in a clutch.
The Sixers had one final shot to during slightest tie though mislaid a round out of end with 1.7 seconds Kevin Durant scored 34 points and DeMarcus Cousins had 25 for a Warriors.
Each group played but a authorization star: 76ers centre Joel Embiid missed his fifth true diversion with a bruise left knee. Embiid, averaging 27.3 points and 13.5 rebounds in 54 games for a Sixers, pronounced he approaching to lapse subsequent week.
Golden State’s Klay Thompson sat out with a bruise right knee suffered in Thursday’s detriment during Orlando.
Without Embiid, Mike Scott scored 22 points and was a warn star for a Sixers. Ben Simmons had his second true triple-double and 22nd of his two-year career with 25 points, 15 rebounds and 11 assists.
Curry picked adult his fourth tainted with 8:15 left in a third and sat a rest of a quarter. The diversion got furious but him.
Damion Lee, former star during circuitously Drexel, strike a span of threes in Curry’s deficiency that kept it a one-point game. Considered a throw-in as partial of a Tobias Harris trade with a Clippers, Scott strike a span of threes that stretched Philly’s lead to five.
Golden State’s stars put them forward to tighten a quarter. Durant strike a step-back jumper and Andre Iguodala, a once-popular former Sixers, connected on a 3 for a 93-90 lead to tighten a third.
Philly and Golden State total for 11 threes in a third and Durant scored 12 points (4 of 9 shooting).Read More →