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Targeted Curry calls for more discipline on D

9 monthes ago   |   By ESPN

The Rockets targeted Stephen Curry on 23 possessions in Game 2, the most he has been targeted in a game this postseason, with Curry admitting he and the Warriors were a step slow.
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Defiant Rockets rewarded for ignoring calls for change

9 monthes ago   |   By ESPN

After being challenged to make sweeping adjustments, Mike D'Antoni and the Rockets stuck with what worked all season in a critical Game 2 win.
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Warriors' Steve Kerr: 'We got what we deserved' in Game 2 blowout loss vs. Rockets

Warriors' Steve Kerr: 'We got what we deserved' in Game 2 blowout loss vs. Rockets

9 monthes ago   |   By USA Today

Steve Kerr is never afraid to speak bluntly about his own team, and he was at it again after the Warriors lost by 22 in Game 2 of the West finals.
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Rockets rout Warriors 127-105 to tie series at 1-all

Rockets rout Warriors 127-105 to tie series at 1-all

9 monthes ago   |   By Fox Sports

HOUSTON The Houston Rockets were the best team in the NBA in the regular season.
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No Risk, No Reward: Rockets Taking Necessary Gamble Matching Dubs' Blueprint

9 monthes ago   |   By Bleacher Report

You could say the Houston Rockets did a good impression of the Golden State Warriors in Wednesday's 127-105 win...
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Kevin Durant: 'We're Not Invincible' After Game 2 Loss vs. Rockets

9 monthes ago   |   By Bleacher Report

Kevin Durant provided a dose of perspective in the aftermath of the Golden State Warriors ' 127-105 Game 2 loss to the Houston Rockets on Wednesday night...
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Rockets fans chant ‘Draymond sucks' after Green's late-game foul

9 monthes ago   |   By Yardbarke

Draymond Green committed a late-game foul during the Golden State Warriors' blowout loss to the Houston Rockets in Game 2 of the Western Conference Finals on Wednesday, leading the Rockets crowd to taunt him.With just over five minutes left and his team down by 26, Green shoved Trevor Ariza while trying to defend in transition. Green was called for a personal foul but avoided other discipline on the play. Rockets fans sure didn't like the aggressive move and let Green hear about it. They broke out with a “Draymond sucks” chant throughout the arena.Green had 6 points, 6 rebounds and 6...
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Steph Curry dismisses injury concerns after Game 2

9 monthes ago   |   By Yardbarke

Steph Curry and Steve Kerr dismissed the notion that the two-time NBA MVP is being bothered by an injury.Curry did not look like himself in a Game 2 blowout loss to the Houston Rockets. There was some speculation throughout the game that his poor defensive effort and off shooting night was due to him being hampered by his knee injury, which caused him to miss the end of the regular season and first playoff series.Kerr dismissed that line of thinking when facing questions from the media after the 127-105 defeat.“He's feeling good. He's getting better,” Kerr said. “It wasn't our night.”...
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Watch: Zaza Pachulia involved in another questionable incident

9 monthes ago   |   By Yardbarke

Zaza Pachulia played only five minutes in Wednesday's blowout loss to the Houston Rockets, but it sure looks like he made the most of it.During the Golden State Warriors' 127-105 defeat in Game 2 of the Western Conference Finals, Pachulia was involved in what appeared to be yet another questionable incident. The veteran big entered the game in garbage time and got switched onto Rockets star James Harden on the perimeter during one sequence. Harden stepped back for a three, and Pachulia, as he closed out, seemed to take an extra shuffle towards the MVP frontrunner's landing feet. Pachulia...
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Warriors fail to secure 2-0 lead in playoffs for 1st time in Durant era

9 monthes ago   |   By TheScore

Since four-time scoring champion Kevin Durant made his move to the Bay Area in 2016, losses for the powerhouse Golden State Warriors in postseason action have been few and far between. Wednesday's defeat at the Toyota Center in Game 2 of the Western Conference finals against the Houston Rockets was a rare blemish for the defending NBA champions, not just because it was only their fourth defeat in the playoffs in the last two years, but also because of how early it came in the series. Never before have Durant and the Warriors not been up 2-0 in a best-of-seven matchup. When they fall, it...
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Warriors vs. Rockets: Stephen Curry goes cold as Houston regains form in Game 2 blowout win

9 monthes ago   |   By CBSSports

The Rockets looked like the Rockets again, and now we've got ourselves a series
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Mike D'Antoni: 'We Can Beat Anybody, Anytime' After Game 2 Win vs. Warriors

9 monthes ago   |   By Bleacher Report

Houston Rockets head coach Mike D'Antoni once again defended his team's style of play following a dominant 127-105 win over the Golden State Warriors in Game 2 of the Western Conference Finals on Wednesday night...
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Steve Kerr: Warriors 'Got What We Deserved' in Game 2 Loss vs. Rockets

9 monthes ago   |   By Bleacher Report

Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr didn't mince words after his team fell to the Houston Rockets , 127-105, in Game 2 of the Western Conference Finals at Toyota Center on Wednesday night...
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The Warriors are said to have “internally mused” about going after Giannis Antetokounmpo on two conditions. Golden State would presumably chase Antetokounmpo should Kevin... Read more ...

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