"We got to be careful with it", Kerr said. He went 5-of-8 from the field and 3-of-3 from the charity stripe, providing the Warriors with an inspired outing.
After missing their first 12 attempts at the basket, the Warriors got out to one of their patented runs, eventually finishing the first quarter up 28-20.
Durant's 37 points, 11 rebounds, four assists, and four blocks singlehandedly carried a team without a starting point guard and a struggling shooting guard in Klay Thompson who shot an very bad 5-of-16 from the floor, including 1-of-5 on 3-pointers.
Warriors coach Steve Kerr said after the game Curry will not play today at Portland on the second night of a back-to-back, and the team said today it had determined Curry would remain at home rather than travel for the two-game trek to face the Blazers and Minnesota Timberwolves.
Australia can not hide delight at running out AB de Villiers
In response to this, the Proteas batting line-up tumbled and they could only manage 162 out of which AB De Villiers scored 71. I think he'll probably say it was unnecessary himself", Smith said.
Curry stayed in the game momentarily to make both free throws but then went back to the locker room to have the ankle re-taped and go through functionality tests. Warriors guard Klay Thompson later made a pair of foul shots for a 109-105 cushion with 15.9 seconds left.
With a thin frontcourt, The Warriors will recall center Damian Jones from Santa Cruz and will be available for Friday's game in Portland.
When healthy, Curry has once again played at an elevated level this season.
Denise Long-Rife, who was the first woman drafted into the National Basketball Association by the San Francisco Warriors with the 13th pick in 1969, attended the game on International Women's Day. "I just liked our fight". Jordan Bell left the last game with an ankle injury and is expected to miss tonight's game. The training staff is evaluating options to determine whether it will need to be removed, yet Kerr hoped to have West's situation resolved in the coming few days. "So what they've done is remarkable".