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

It's a Friday night in April on the California coast, and inside the basketball arena there's a sea of gold-with-blue-trim T-shirts that carry the tagline: "Our City, Our Team, Our Time." At every entrance there are long, winding lines of eager fans

Apr 7, 2015; New Orleans, LA, USA; Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) drives past New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis (23) during a game at the Smoothie King Center. The Pelicans defeated the 

Golden State thus enters the postseason as one of the biggest title favorites in recent memory, even if some are slow to accept their dominance. The Warriors lost seven times all year with their normal starting lineup, and two 

( – The Golden State Warriors will try to take a 2-0 series lead over the New Orleans Pelicans Monday night when Game 2 jumps at Oracle Arena. Stephen Curry netted 19 of his 34 points in the first half and Golden State held off New 

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.