The Warriors and the Nuggets play in Oakland for the second time in what is one of the most intriguing matchups of this opening round series. Get NBA playoff odds at Top Bet sportsbook.
The Nuggets (1-2) opened up the series with a victory at home but then dropped the second game of the series in Denver. In Game 3, they were beat in Golden State, 110-108. Ty Lawson played 35 minutes and scored 38 points in an incredible effort. Along with that, Lawson had 10 assists and was a perfect 12 for 12 from the free throw line. Corey Brewer had 16 points in 24 minutes off the bench. Kenneth Faried played 30 minutes and was 6 of 7 shooting from the field with 15 points and a perfect 3 for 3 at the stripe. Faried also had seven rebounds.
The Warriors (2-1) are well on their way to advancing to the second round but they need to finish out the Denver Nuggets. The biggest win came in Denver when the Warriors beat the Nuggets where they have only lost three times all regular season. Then, in Game 3, the Warriors held on as Stephen Curry fought through the pain and scored 29 points. Jarrett Jack played a team-high 42 minutes and scored 23 points.
The Warriors have covered the spread in all three games this series.
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