Instead, the Warriors have tried to overwhelm the Spurs with athleticism.
But the Spurs are not most teams.
The Warriors now have a 3-0 lead over the Spurs and will look to close out their series on Saturday. The Warriors would have the same schedule for Games 6 and 7, if the Spurs avoid elimination.
A start then would mean Curry would be cleared to come back the day of Game 3 of the second round, if the Warriors think he's ready.
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Growth had been weak and unemployment painfully high as Zuma's leadership was dogged by years of corruption allegations. It added that the South African leader had urged security forces to "exercise maximum restraint".
Golden State has played without Stephen Curry, who suffered a knee injury in the regular season, while Kawhi Leonard remains out for the Spurs due to a right quadriceps injury.
The Warriors opened 1 for 14 on 3-pointers. But things are bound to get tougher as they face a Pelicans team being lead by Anthony Davis and Jrue Holiday who have surprised everybody with their stellar play on both ends of the floor. The teams will clash against each other on Sunday.
"Well, when the 3s are not going, we've just got to continue moving the ball and getting open looks", Thompson said.
No team has ever rebounded from a 3-0 deficit to win an National Basketball Association playoff series. "They've been who they are for the last 20 years for a reason".