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Golden State Warriors Beat Phoenix Suns 106-100

Suns went down in Phoenix courtesy of the Warriors

"The Warriors grinded out their second-straight road victory, defeating the Suns 106-100 in Phoenix on Sunday. Kevin Durant led all scorers with 37 points to go along with five rebounds, four assists and four steals. Stephen Curry added 28 points, including five three-pointers, while Draymond Green filled the stat sheet with five points, 13 rebounds and nine assists. With the victory, Golden State improves to 2-1 on the season." Read more at nba.com/warriors.

Kevin Durant led scoring with 37 points

Kevin Durant: “Just taking what the defense gives me. You play me straight up, I like my chances.” “My guys were setting great screens for me and I was able to get downhill some. We were moving that ball tonight.”
  • KD's 37 pts came on 10 of 16 field goal attempts (62.5%), 2 of 4 three point attempts.
  • Durant was 15 of 16 at the free throw line.
  • KD added five rebounds, four assists and four steals in 37 minutes.
  • Durant's 4 steals led the team.
  • KD led the team with +/-18.

Stephen Curry scored the Warriors' first 10 points

  • Steph made his first 4 shots; ended the game with 9 of 17 from the field (52.9%).
  • He added 1 rebound and 3 assists in 34 minutes for a +/-2.
  • Curry made 5 of 8 treys (62.5%).
  • Curry was a perfect 5 of 5 from the free throw line.

Draymond Green led the Warriors with 13 rebounds

  • Draymond filled the stat sheet with five points, 13 rebounds and 9 assists in 37 minutes.
  • Green also had 3 blocks and played his usual tough defense.
  • Dray was only 2 of 9 from the field (22.2%) and made 0 of 4 three point attempts.
  • He was +/-9.

Klay Thompson led the Warriors with 40 minutes

  • Klay had 14 pts on 5 of 15 shots (33.3%), 4 of 5 free throws, 0 of 6 treys.
  • He added 6 rebounds, 2 assists & 1 steal.
  • Klay was 2nd on the team with a +/-14.
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Andre Iguodala led bench with 28 minutes

  • Iguodala: 4pts, 4ast, 3reb, 2stl, +/-4.
  • Zaza Pachulia: 22min, 10reb, 5pts, 4 ast, 3to, +/-7.
  • Ian Clark: team worst +/-10 in 15min.

Steve Kerr: "We had some good individual efforts to help us pull it out but the main thing is while we're going through this early part of the season sorting through rotations and offensively trying to get going, we just have to compete and we'll pick up our share of wins and we'll find our stride eventually."
Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant combined to go 19-of-33 from the field (58 percent), but the rest of the team only shot 16-of-45 (32 percent).

Steph gonna Steph!

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