Final: Houston 90, Warriors 83
Though playing against the far end of the Warriors bench, Joey Dorsey has moved much better than in New Orleans. Scored on strong drop-step.
The Warriors' lineup: Aaron Craft, Harrison Barnes, Jason Kapono, Mitchell Watt and Marreese Speights. Houston 73, Warriors 62 (57.4, 3rd).
The Warriors start the second half with this lineup: Nedovic, Iguodala, Barnes, Green and Kuzmic.
As Nedo checked in for Craft, the rookie told Nedo that the Warriors can get easy shots after two passes on every possession.
Warriors backup point guard Shaun Livingston is sitting on the baseline and teaching Nemanja Nedovic something on every possession.
Aaron Craft checks into the game for the Warriors. Let the tryout for the team's 15th man commence.
Warriors big man Mo Speights, who was attending his grandfather's funeral in Florida, has rejoined the team in Hidalgo, Texas.
Festus Ezeli (shin) has progressed so much that he'll likely play in one or both of the Warriors' home preseason games next week.
Kerr said the Warriors have a tough decision between Craft, Holiday, Kapono, McAdoo and Watt. "I could make a case for each one of them."
Warriors head coach said Iguodala, Lee, Bogut probably won't play much. Tonight is about getting minutes for the training-camp invitees.
Mo Speights missed shootaround, but the Warriors expect him to arrive from his grandfather's funeral in time for the game vs. Houston.
Warriors list Brandon Rush (back spasms) as questionable for Sunday. Rush told reporters he first felt it weightlifting a couple weeks ago.
My Western Conference playoff teams: 1) Warriors, 2) Spurs, 3) Clippers, 4) Thunder, 5) Dallas, 6) Portland, 7) Portland, 8) Houston.
Heat have first victory in grasp but Warriors sure know how to shoot.
Heat 106, Warriors 102 with 4:45 left.
Shawne Williams with 16 points for the Heat. Warriors 102, Heat 99
And now Klay Thompson about to check back in for Warriors. No sign of Wade.
Working in the Heat's favor is the Warriors have Leandro Barbosa in the game.
Bosh back. Heat clearly looking for a win, and might just get it as Bogut checks out for Warriors. No Golden State starters currently in.
Surprise: Warriors offense not as fearsome without their starters. Meanwhile, Napier quietly putting together a nice second half all around.
Eighteen of the Warriors' 39 third-period points came from Klay Thompson, who often was defended by Dwyane Wade.
Warriors 95, Heat 83 after 3Q.
Heat keep trying to get close but Warriors keep answering back.
Shawne Williams with his fourth three-pointer. Warriors 83, Heat 72
Heat simply can't stop Warriors from scoring. They keep systemically breaking it down with their passing and ball movement.
Warriors with 74 points with 7:27 left in third period. Yes, they're an awesome offensive force. But, still . . .
Brandon Rush, lower back spasms, out for second half for Warriors.
Brandon Rush will miss the second half with lower back spasms, according to the Warriors.
Warriors 56, Heat 47 at halftime.
Warriors 56, Heat 47 at half. Heat defensive efficiency lasted one period. Wade one assist, no rebounds. Oh. and Warriors played last night