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A lot of class from @Warriors postgame. Steve Kerr on AD: "He is an amazing player and he causes problems at both ends, all over the floor."
Stephen Curry on Anthony Davis: "The way he played, he's a bad boy. He definitely deserved all of the (defensive) attention we gave him."
Pelicans eliminated after 109-98 loss.
Good stuff from Dante Cunningham tonight, earning his bigger minutes and being on floor in 4Q. 10 pts, 8 reb
DC at the 3 is questionable here. -CR
Pelicans fighting back, cut Warriors' 24-point lead to 95-85 with 6:00 remaining
Anthony Davis checks in with 9:05 left and Warriors up 92-76 after Curry free throws. Davis 28 pts, 9 reb, 3 blk
Ryan Anderson warming up and crowd's back in it after 9-0 run to start 4Q cuts gap to 12. GS 88-76 at 10:04
Warriors too deep and talented - Pelicans trailing 88-67 at end of 3Q.
Impressive performance so far by @Warriors. First time in their 4 road games in NOLA this season they've gotten any separation. GS 88-67
Iggy in for Bogut (4 fouls.) -CR
Steph Curry picked up 3rd foul on block vs. Eric Gordon. If there's any way to get a 4th on that guy, by all means. Should be MVP. GS 78-62
Cole in for Q-Pon. Would have been curious to see that sub with Cole replacing Evans, give the Pels for spacing/defense. -CR
3 fouls on Curry... -CR
Warriors in control, leading by 16, with 8:01 remaining in third quarter.
Pelicans haven't got much from center Omer Asik other than rebounding in series.Free agent to be this summer.
Nice block by Anthony Davis on Draymond Green's layup attempt.
Tyreke Evans nearly Mario Chalmer'd Anthony Davis on that alley oop. -CR
Warriors have 18-0 edge on fastbreak points.
Warriors with their first 60-point half of series, shooting lights-out at 56.8% and 9/14 on treys. Davis/Gordon have 15 of NOLA 22 FGs
Pelicans trailing Warriors at halftime 67-54. Warriors made nine 3s in first half.
Warriors can strike at any second from 3-point range. Klay Thompson started slow, but his back-to-back 3s extended lead to 60-47.
Eric Gordon going on offensive spree in 2Q, scoring from everywhere. But at other end Klay Thompson also heating up quickly. GS 60-49
That's PF3 on Andrew Bogut with 3:18 2Q.
Anthony Davis just took an elbow to mouth from Draymond Green.
In five total games he's played vs. @Warriors this season, Anthony Davis has scored 30, 29, 35, 26, 29 pts. Up to 17 tonight at 4:01 of 2Q
Eric Gordon giving Pelicans' a big-time lift in first half. He's 5-of-7 from the field for 11 points.
Draymond Green and Stephen Curry have combined for 29 of the Warriors' 43 points.
Pelicans trailing by their largest margin in game, 43-33, with 7:10 remaining in 2Q.Warriors quick-striking with their shots.
Anthony Davis operating in the post a bit more than usual, resulting in a few point-blank hoops. AD 13 pts on 5/9 FGs. GS 43-33 mid 2Q
Warriors also have 10-0 edge vs. Pelicans on fastbreak points.
Warriors are 5-8 on 3s; Pelicans 1-of-5.
Almost four minutes into second quarter, Warriors have only two offensive rebounds. Pelicans have three.
Huge 3 by Anderson. Awakens the crowd a bit. -CR
Warriors close out 1Q on 10-2 run to take 31-24 lead.
Norris Cole had no problem fouling Stephen Curry on layup attempt after steal.
Jrue Holiday has entered.
Evenly contested battled so far between Pelicans and Warriors.
Anthony Davis has scored 11 of the first Pelicans' first 22 points. Eric Gordon has eight. Pelicans trailing 23-22 with 2:15 left in 1Q
Nice feed from Speights to Iguodala for a slam.
Anthony Davis comes out ultra-aggressive early, with 6 shots in first 8 minutes. Davis 11 pts. NOLA 22-21 at 3:25
Pelicans doing a better job early pressuring the ball on the perimeter. They are also sending Anthony Davis to help contest.
Pelicans trailing Warriors 15-13 with 6:07 remaining in 1Q
2 fouls on Bogut is huge. One of the best Quarter against the Warriors this year included Bogyu mostly on the bench. (3Q Apr 7 36-23.) -CR
You wouldn't know it's a 3-0 deficit by volume of this crowd, which just produced the rare "Airball!" chant on a Steph Curry shot
Draymond Green has scored the Warriors' first five points.
Two fantastic defensive plays by Asik to start the game. Could be a good sign. -CR
In Games 2-3, the Pelicans have combined to shoot 31.4 percent in the fourth quarter and turned the ball over 10 times.