New Orleans Pelicans fall 97-87 to Golden State Warriors in Game 2


The Golden State Warriors are the number one seed in the West and the best team in the NBA, but here are five reason they won't make the NBA Finals.

Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry (30) shoots past New Orleans Pelicans' Tyreke Evans, left, Quincy Pondexter (20) and Anthony Davis (23) during the first half in Game 1 of the NBA basketball playoffs Saturday, April 18, 2015, in Oakland, Calif.

When the benches checked in, however, the Warriors' depth was too much for the Pelicans to handle. Leandro Barbosa and Marreese Speights kept Golden State close despite great play by Norris Cole. When the GoldenĀ 

The top-seeded Golden State Warriors won a franchise-record 67 games behind MVP candidate Stephen Curry and the league's top-ranked defense. Their reward? A best-of-seven NBA Playoffs series against budding starĀ 

Ahead of Game 2 of the NBA Playoffs against the New Orleans Pelicans on Monday, the Golden State Warriors made a big announcement. It highlighted the fact that guard Klay Thompson isn't just good on the court, he's good in the community as well.