It'll be a battle of division foes when the Golden State Warriors welcome the Phoenix Suns to ORACLE Arena. The Warriors are on pace to have a very good year, currently holding a 17-13 record. Over in the other locker room, the Suns have won their fair share of games and sport a record of 17-10. They have been nearly unstoppable lately, winning eight of their last 10. This game will begin at 10:30 pm EST and FSN-AZ and CSN-BA will be providing coverage of the contest.
The Warriors come into today's game after barely hanging on to beat Los Angeles, 105-103. With 23 points on 10 for 22 shooting, Klay Thompson was the team's high scorer. The Suns, meanwhile, are coming off a solid win against the Lakers, 117-90. Gerald Green was the game's top scorer, recording 22 points. This is the second game of the season between these two teams, with the Suns winning the first matchup, 106-102. Stephen Curry was the top overall scorer in the game with 30 points.
In terms of eFG%, this game will match strength against strength when Phoenix has possession. Their upper-echelon offense is ranked fifth in the league in that metric at 52.4%, while Golden State is fourth-best in the NBA in eFG% defense (47.2%).
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