|Date of game: 3/20/2014
Recap: Golden State vs. Milwaukee
Oakland, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - Stephen Curry scored 31 points with 11 assists to lead the Golden State Warriors to a 113-108 win over the Milwaukee Bucks on Thursday.
Klay Thompson deposited 29 points for Golden State, which has won three straight. David Lee contributed a 22-point, 12-rebound double-double and Jordan Crawford added 12 off the bench in the win.
"We've got guys that set screens for us, that move the ball," said Curry. "We've got to finish those plays."
Brandon Knight scored 27 points, Ramon Sessions netted 13 and John Henson added 13 for the Bucks, who have dropped six straight games. Milwaukee also lost rookie guard Nate Wolters to a fractured left hand.
"It's a tough blow," said Bucks head coach Larry Drew on Wolters' injury. "We're just hoping he can recover from it."
Khris Middleton, Ersan Ilyasova, Giannis Antetokounmpo and Jeff Adrien all tallied 11 points in the loss.
A Draymond Green putback slam gave the Warriors a 106-98 lead with 2 1/2 minutes left in the game.
Ilyasova converted a three-point play with under a minute to go which cut the deficit to three, 108-105, but Thompson followed with a 3-pointer to make it a two-possession game.
With Milwaukee down four, Antetokounmpo missed 1-of-2 from the line with 3.7 seconds left.
Curry then nailed four free throws in the final seconds to seal the win.
Golden State led 29-21 after one quarter and brought a 53-51 cushion into the break.
A Crawford 3-ball with 1.5 seconds left in the third sent the Warriors into the fourth with an 82-75 edge.Game Notes
Andre Iguodala missed his second straight game due to tendinitis in his
right knee ... Golden State converted 43-of-80 attempts from the field ... The
Warriors won the battle on the boards, 42-36.