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


If the Warriors are looking to finish the Pelicans early, they are going to have to play much better. After jumping out to a double digit lead in Game 1, Golden State allowed an Anthony Davis-led run in the fourth quarter keep 

The New Jersey natives have only been playing together since the the trade deadline when Smith, seen here in the background as Irving celebrates a big basket, was brought in from the New York Knicks. However, they can be as difficult to guard as any 

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

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 star 

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 Golden