Behind the 23 pts Stefan Carrie last quarter, 33 total, all registered in the second half, the warriors achieved the impossible. Win in Houston, without Kevin Durant, in spite of the 62-year-old Duo Harden – Paul to Snatch's fifth consecutive meeting (118-113)!
Transparent before half-time and then phenomenal, Stephen Curry could not have killed that match without the incredible performance of all his criminals. Glue Thompson (27 points including 21 in the first half) kept them on an early in the game, Drymond Green (8 points, 10 ribbons, 7 assists) was growing, Andrei Iguodala (17 points 5/7 away)), Kevon Looney (14 points), Sean Livingston (11 points), Jordan Bell and Queen cook all sensational!
With Andre Bogut holding instead of Kevin Durant, the Warriors begin the game by experiencing great difficulty in generating good shots on the set. Luckily for them, the rockets don't do much better. Led by a Chris Paul, who has an offensive foul and two lost balls, they leave their opponent in the transition. The first bad news of the night but coming for Golden State when Stephen Curry gets his second personal foal landing in James Harden's cylinder (10-10).
James Harden and Chris Paul answered
While James Harden made two out of three free throws, Steve Care takes no risk and calls for Quinn to replace his double MVP. Behind the address of Clay Tampson, a great route from Bogut to the green on the backdrop, and Kevon Looney's first offensive rebound, the Warriors still have a five-point lead. But with a heavy shot from Harden and a 2 + 1 Austin rivers, Houston but only needs 40 seconds to return the advantage (20-19). Despite James Harden's 14 points and Drimond's Green Sense, Golden State remains in touch thanks to the super glue esophagus and encouraging places of view and looney (28-27).
Turn needs to open his bank to start the second quarter. In addition to the return of Curry, he launches Jonas Jerebco and Sean Livingston, the 10 and 11 Warriors to step on the floor! The Rockets trapped curly on each gathering & roll, but the last found Loney, while controlling his rolls, and this one makes the right decisions.
Dominated outrageously offensive ribbons, the rockets still see five points in a row by Chris Paul, who have been up to eleven points, and keep them in front (37-35). With a dumb Stephen Curry, 0 out of 5 shots, the Dubliners continue to hang out. Their defense was shaking, their Altruism was talking, and Sean Livingston's thunderous dunk gave them three points ahead (42-39).
Glue the tampon and the hairdressers to save the curry
The evening of Stephen Curry turns a little more towards the nightmare when a passage into force caused by P.J. Tucker gives him his third fault. The other warriors then move. Jordan Bell vs. James Harden twice, Klay Thompson has two shots from far away, and Green sends Bell to Allie up to finish an 8-0 (50-42)! In the first half with Thompson scoring his fifth 3-pointer, the Rockets also set their sights and two shots of Gerald Green and Austin rivers sent both teams to the locker room on a parity score (57-57).
In the break, with a curry that could only play for 12 minutes and score no points, the Warriors are in the game thanks to Clay Tampson 21 points, the Rockets & # 11; 11 lost balls and an all-out effort. Moments of their substitutes that have 20 points, twice their average on the series.
Chris Paul responds to Stephen Curry's leap
While Stephen Curry finally finds the way to the circuit, Houston returns to the field with the warm hand. Eric Gordon and Chris Paul twice fly but Andrei Iguodala emits them and two free ones from Jordan Bell keep them in contact (68-68). Both teams continue on the path. Tacker, Harden and Thompson lay their bats from afar, but Drimond Green was forced to join the bank with four folds.
Malin, Hames Harden provokes a new foul on a 3-point shot but is only one in three on the line of repair. Looney does it better. Tiffany versus the incessant trafficking of the Texas defense on curry, and even tampon, he goes for a foul and prize prize, before the first 3-point curry gives the advantage to the warriors (80-79). Chris Paul responds immediately and dominates the last two minutes of the third quarter. He takes advantage of the absence of Clay Thompson and Drummer Green to find his prizes and create for his partners. He scores four points and delivers two caviar to Clinton to give five points to Houston (87-82).
Houston misses the goal
CP3 immediately insists on forcing quinn to switch it on and scores again. At -7 and without a creator on the field, a 3-point from Iguodala, and shots fired at first intention of Gerald Green, do a lot of good for the clubs. In the wake, Curry puts the goal in ten meters, Iguodala intercepts a pass from Harden, and Livingston hands the two teams back to back (97-97).
These two defenses then take over. The calculation remained unchanged for nearly three minutes before the cashmere green found Kevon Looney under the circuit to give the champions the advantage. In the wake, a Super Defense Clay Tampon stops the Rockets and a 3-point madness curry gives five points ahead of his team (102-97). With three minutes of walking, James Harden responded immediately, but this end of the game belongs to the leader of the warriors.
Stefan Kerry has considered the best for the past
On the next fight, he attacks the circle to finish adding. Chris Paul imitates, but curry swap with an incredible 3-point to keep five points ahead (107-102). Harden reduces the gap in the add-up, but Golden State takes the opportunity to kill off the match. The Rockets Trap The Curry – Green Collect And Roll, Curry Immediately Drops The Ball To Dreaming Who Attacks The Circle, Forces The Help, Iguodala Shifts On The Wing That Makes The Extra Pass For Clay Thompson … SPLASH (110-104)!
With six runs and 35 seconds to play, Houston was the kiosk. Harden, Tucker, and rivers can score far, Stephen Curry doesn't quake on the line of free throws with eight successes. Last 16 minutes, 16 points, Stephen Curry coughed Houston to a 21st-century series of playoffs with a win-off, and three days of rest, which will be good before the conference lasts.
Rockets side, this defeat will be hard to digest. Everything was in their favor before the meeting and after leaving a golden opportunity. Despite the difficulties of Stephen Curry, they could never make a difference, dominated by the commitment of their opponents to the second.
And late in this game, they paid defensive errors and losses of balls. Summer will be long in Texas …