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Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson carry Warriors over Raptors

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Stephen Curry scored 27 points and recorded 10 assists, his 7th double-double of the season, to lead the Golden State Warriors to a victory over the Toronto Raptors, 112-103. The Warriors had no trouble knocking down shots in this game, finishing 40-79 (50.6%). Golden State (11-8) has now won back-to-back games after defeating Sacramento Kings on Sunday.

Curry finished 8-15 from the field (3-7 on 3-point attempts) in what was an efficient performance. He added 5 steals and 3 rebounds as well. Other top performers for Golden State were Klay Thompson with 22 points and 7 assists, David Lee with 18 points and 8 rebounds, and Jermaine O'Neal with 11 points and 8 rebounds. DeMar DeRozan had another strong performance for Toronto despite the loss, putting up 26 points on 10-18 shooting (2-4 on 3-point attempts), in addition to going 4-5 from the free throw line. Amir Johnson contributed 16 points and 10 rebounds.

The Warriors combined an eFG% of 58.2% with 41.4% 3-point shooting. They are 7-1 this year when registering marks above 55% and 40% in those respective statistics. The Raptors, on the other hand, are winless (0-3) when allowing opponents to hit those marks.

Toronto (6-11) has now dropped their last 4 in a row.

Coming up, the Warriors play the Houston Rockets, who are 13-6 on the season. The Raptors match up against the Phoenix Suns, currently sitting at 9-9 this year.


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