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Warriors hold on, reach 23-0

Warriors guard Klay Thompson shoots over George Hill on his way to 29 first-half points and a season-high 39 for the game.

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Warriors guard Klay Thompson shoots over George Hill on his way to 29 first-half points and a season-high 39 for the game.

INDIANAPOLIS — The Warriors improved to 23-0, with Klay Thompson scoring a season-high 39 and Stephen Curry adding 29 points, seven rebounds and 10 assists in a 131-123 victory over the Pacers on Tuesday night.

Thompson scored 29 in the first half, during which the Warriors went on a 22-0 run. Golden State led by 28 in the fourth quarter before the Pacers closed within six in the final 25 seconds.

The Warriors have won 27 straight dating to last season, tying the 2012-13 Heat for the second-longest NBA streak. The 1971-72 Lakers won 33 in a row.

Golden State has won 13 straight road games this season, breaking a tie with the 1969-70 Knicks for the best road start. The Warriors next play on Friday night in Boston.

GAME HIGHLIGHTS: LeBron James scored 33 and the host Cavaliers rallied from an 18-point first-half deficit to beat the Trail Blazers 105-100.

Warriors 131, Pacers 123

GOLDEN STATE (131): Rush 5-10 0-0 13, Green 4-13 0-0 8, Bogut 7-8 0-0 14, Curry 11-23 4-6 29, K.Thompson 13-21 3-3 39, Iguodala 3-4 0-0 6, Ezeli 5-8 2-4 12, Livingston 3-3 2-2 8, Clark 1-5 0-0 2, Speights 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 52-95 11-15 131.

INDIANA (123): Miles 8-15 3-3 24, George 11-27 6-7 33, Mahinmi 3-5 2-2 8, G.Hill 4-10 1-1 12, Ellis 4-11 1-2 9, J.Hill 4-7 2-4 10, Stuckey 1-5 3-3 5, S.Hill 3-8 0-0 6, Allen 2-5 0-0 4, Budinger 4-7 3-4 12. Totals 44-100 21-26 123.

Golden State 44 35 32 20— 131

Indiana 28 32 23 40— 123

3-Point GoalsGolden State 16-36 (K.Thompson 10-16, Rush 3-6, Curry 3-11, Clark 0-1, Green 0-2), Indiana 14-33 (Miles 5-11, George 5-13, G.Hill 3-4, Budinger 1-1, Stuckey 0-2, Ellis 0-2). ReboundsGolden State 51 (Bogut 10), Indiana 57 (S.Hill 9). AssistsGolden State 29 (Curry 10), Indiana 23 (George 6). Total FoulsGolden State 19, Indiana 18. A18,165 (18,165).

Cavaliers 105, Blazers 100

PORTLAND (100): Aminu 1-3 1-2 4, Vonleh 1-1 0-0 2, Plumlee 2-6 6-10 10, Lillard 14-27 1-1 33, McCollum 10-19 0-0 24, Crabbe 6-11 1-1 14, Leonard 3-6 0-0 7, Davis 3-5 0-2 6, Harkless 0-0 0-0 0, Frazier 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 40-79 9-16 100.

CLEVELAND (105): James 14-24 4-4 33, Love 5-12 8-10 18, Mozgov 0-0 0-0 0, Dellavedova 7-12 0-0 17, Smith 3-9 0-0 8, Thompson 1-3 0-0 2, Varejao 0-0 0-0 0, Williams 5-10 2-2 13, Jefferson 3-6 0-0 7, Cunningham 2-3 2-4 7. Totals 40-79 16-20 105.

Portland 25 31 19 25— 100

Cleveland 17 30 30 28— 105

3-Point GoalsPortland 11-26 (McCollum 4-8, Lillard 4-9, Aminu 1-2, Leonard 1-3, Crabbe 1-3, Frazier 0-1), Cleveland 9-21 (Dellavedova 3-5, Smith 2-4, Cunningham 1-2, James 1-3, Jefferson 1-3, Williams 1-3, Love 0-1). ReboundsPortland 52 (Lillard 6), Cleveland 37 (James 10). AssistsPortland 21 (Lillard 6), Cleveland 18 (Love 4). Total FoulsPortland 25, Cleveland 18.

Nets 110, Rockets 105

HOUSTON (105): Ariza 1-3 0-0 2, Capela 3-8 0-2 6, Howard 4-5 2-4 10, Beverley 4-10 0-0 10, Harden 2-9 5-6 10, Motiejunas 0-0 0-0 0, Brewer 9-16 0-0 22, Lawson 0-3 0-0 0, Jones 2-5 0-0 5, Thornton 12-18 3-3 32, Terry 2-5 2-2 8. Totals 39-82 12-17 105.

BROOKLYN (110): Johnson 9-15 2-3 22, Young 10-13 0-0 20, Lopez 9-14 6-6 24, Jack 4-8 2-2 10, Bogdanovic 8-16 0-2 19, Robinson 1-3 1-1 3, Larkin 0-2 2-2 2, Ellington 3-8 0-0 7, Brown 1-2 0-0 3. Totals 45-81 13-16 110.

Houston 24 22 26 33— 105

Brooklyn 31 26 23 30— 110

3-Point GoalsHouston 15-35 (Thornton 5-8, Brewer 4-8, Terry 2-4, Beverley 2-7, Jones 1-2, Harden 1-5, Ariza 0-1), Brooklyn 7-18 (Bogdanovic 3-7, Johnson 2-5, Brown 1-2, Ellington 1-3, Jack 0-1). ReboundsHouston 42 (Capela, Howard 9), Brooklyn 45 (Young 12). AssistsHouston 26 (Harden 9), Brooklyn 27 (Jack 9). Total FoulsHouston 15, Brooklyn 17. A13,319 (17,732).

Thunder 125, Grizzlies 88

OKLAHOMA CITY (125): Durant 11-14 6-6 32, Ibaka 8-15 0-0 17, S.Adams 1-5 2-4 4, Westbrook 5-7 2-2 13, Roberson 4-7 2-3 10, Kanter 3-6 0-2 6, Collison 0-1 0-0 0, Waiters 4-8 3-3 12, Augustin 4-7 2-2 13, Morrow 3-4 1-1 8, Singler 1-3 0-0 2, Payne 2-3 0-0 5, Novak 1-4 0-0 3. Totals 47-84 18-23 125.

MEMPHIS (88): Je.Green 4-10 1-1 9, Randolph 3-10 3-4 9, Gasol 4-9 3-3 11, Conley 0-7 0-0 0, Allen 2-6 0-0 4, Lee 4-13 0-0 9, Barnes 2-3 0-0 5, Chalmers 6-8 7-8 19, Ja.Green 4-7 3-4 11, Carter 3-7 0-0 7, Smith 1-1 2-2 4. Totals 33-81 19-22 88.

Oklahoma City 28 31 39 27— 125

Memphis 25 22 16 25— 88

3-Point GoalsOklahoma City 13-26 (Durant 4-5, Augustin 3-5, Morrow 1-1, Novak 1-2, Westbrook 1-2, Payne 1-2, Ibaka 1-2, Waiters 1-3, Singler 0-1, Kanter 0-1, Roberson 0-2), Memphis 3-14 (Barnes 1-2, Carter 1-3, Lee 1-4, Je.Green 0-1, Chalmers 0-1, Conley 0-3). Fouled OutNone. ReboundsOklahoma City 53 (Durant 10), Memphis 40 (Randolph 10). AssistsOklahoma City 31 (Westbrook 16), Memphis 14 (Conley 6). Total FoulsOklahoma City 17, Memphis 17. TechnicalsMemphis defensive three second 2. A16,415 (18,119).

Warriors hold on, reach 23-0 12/08/15 [Last modified: Tuesday, December 8, 2015 10:54pm]
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